Matt Le Tissier

Southampton legend Matthew Le Tissier may play for Guernsey this Sunday

Le Tissier retired as a player in 2002 after 541 appearances for Southampton

'Gay? Prove it then – have you read any Oscar Wilde?': Judges accused of asking lesbian asylum seekers inappropriate questions

Tribunal judges accused of shocking levels of ignorance and prejudice

Nigel Adkins agreed the comeback made it his team’s best result of an increasingly impressive season

Nigel Adkins' switch from Southampton to Reading is bonkers

Appointment highlights the knee-jerk decisions being made by football clubs

Southampton’s Morgan Schneiderlin (third left) scores at St Mary’s

European football not out of Liverpool's reach insists Jordan Henderson

The Reds lost to Southampton at the weekend

Daniel Sturridge celebrates his first Liverpool goal

Daniel Sturridge: 'God willing' I will be fit for Liverpool's season run-in

Striker has missed two games since moving to Anfield

Alan Pardew: Newcastle’s manager appreciates the owner’s support

Alan Pardew resists call for Newcastle midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa

Newcastle take on Metalist Kharkiv in the Europa League tonight

Southampton midfielder Steven Davis finds the back of the net against Manchester City

Southampton midfielder Steven Davis interested in return to Rangers

Northern Ireland midfielder left Ibrox when administration hit

A view from outside Old Trafford

Alex Ferguson hopeful Old Trafford pitch will improve after labelling it 'a worry'

Manchester United boss blamed the pitch on Wednesday night for a poor display

Mauricio Pochettino takes charge

Southampton fans plan handkerchief protest at Everton match

Saints host Everton tonight

Storm warning: Saints manager Mauricio Pochettino faces fans’ fury

Saints fans protest with white hankies to greet Mauricio Pochettino

Mauricio Pochettino probably thought he had left Spanish football behind when he was announced as Southampton manager on Friday, two months after being sacked by Espanyol. But he will find that the traditional sign in Spain of fans' displeasure, the waving of white handkerchiefs, has followed him when he takes charge of the team against Everton tomorrow evening.

Nigel Adkins agreed the comeback made it his team’s best result of an increasingly impressive season

Nigel Adkins the latest victim of ruthless Saints regime

Despite two promotions and credible start to life in the Premier League, Cortese wields the axe

Vegard Forren

Southampton sign Norway centre-back Vegard Forren

Southampton have announced the signing of Norway centre-back Vegard Forren from Molde for an undisclosed fee.

Nigel Adkins and Mauricio Pochettino

Nigel Adkins sacked by Southampton, immediately replaced with Mauricio Pochettino

Decision to part with Adkins comes as a major shock

Ian Black: He saw himself as a martyr, brought down by meddling politicians and their placemen

Ian Black: Goalkeeper for Fulham in the 1950s

Ian Black guarded Fulham's net unflappably throughout most of the 1950s before giving way to the challenge of youth in the form of the more flamboyant Tony Macedo. Black was a much-needed pillar of reliability in a team stacked with talented footballers and colourful characters but prone to an inconsistency which kept them out of the top flight for most of the Aberdonian six-footer's Craven Cottage tenure.

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Isis hostage crisis: The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power

Isis hostage crisis

The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power, says Robert Fisk
Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

Maverick artist Grayson Perry backs our campaign
Missing salvage expert who found $50m of sunken treasure before disappearing, tracked down at last

The runaway buccaneers and the ship full of gold

Salvage expert Tommy Thompson found sunken treasure worth millions. Then he vanished... until now
11 best winter skin treats

Give your moisturiser a helping hand: 11 best winter skin treats

Get an extra boost of nourishment from one of these hard-working products
Isis hostage crisis: Militant group stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

Isis stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

The jihadis are being squeezed militarily and economically, but there is no sign of an implosion, says Patrick Cockburn
Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action

Virtual reality: Seeing is believing

Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action
Homeless Veterans appeal: MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’

Homeless Veterans appeal

MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’ to help
Larry David, Steve Coogan and other comedians share stories of depression in new documentary

Comedians share stories of depression

The director of the new documentary, Kevin Pollak, tells Jessica Barrett how he got them to talk
Has The Archers lost the plot with it's spicy storylines?

Has The Archers lost the plot?

A growing number of listeners are voicing their discontent over the rural soap's spicy storylines; so loudly that even the BBC's director-general seems worried, says Simon Kelner
English Heritage adds 14 post-war office buildings to its protected lists

14 office buildings added to protected lists

Christopher Beanland explores the underrated appeal of these palaces of pen-pushing
Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Scientists unearthed the cranial fragments from Manot Cave in West Galilee
World War Z author Max Brooks honours WW1's Harlem Hellfighters in new graphic novel

Max Brooks honours Harlem Hellfighters

The author talks about race, legacy and his Will Smith film option to Tim Walker
Why the league system no longer measures up

League system no longer measures up

Jon Coles, former head of standards at the Department of Education, used to be in charge of school performance rankings. He explains how he would reform the system
Valentine's Day cards: 5 best online card shops

Don't leave it to the petrol station: The best online card shops for Valentine's Day

Can't find a card you like on the high street? Try one of these sites for individual, personalised options, whatever your taste
Diego Costa: Devil in blue who upsets defences is a reminder of what Liverpool have lost

Devil in blue Costa is a reminder of what Liverpool have lost

The Reds are desperately missing Luis Suarez, says Ian Herbert