Southampton Football ClubFri 06 Jul
Southampton Football Club is a professional association football club based in Southampton, Hampshire, England, which plays in the Premier League, the top tier of English football.
Manager: Mark Hughes
Arena/Stadium: St Mary’s Stadium
Nickname(s): The Saints
Owner: Gao Jisheng (80%); Katharina Liebherr (20%)
Training ground: Staplewood
Did you know:The club has been nicknamed “The Saints” since the club was founded in 1885. This is because it was founded as a church football team and was originally called St Mary’s Young Men’s Association. The club was renamed Southampton F.C. after the club won the Southern League in 1897, but the nickname has endured.