Southampton confirm Guly do Prado, Lee Barnard and Jonathan Forte have been released

Trio leave after their contracts expire but new deals have been offered to Cody Cropper, Lloyd Isgrove, Sam McQueen, Omar Rowe and Jake Sinclair

Brendan Rodgers (left) and Adam Lallana
Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino has one-year remaining on his contract

Tottenham manager latest: Mauricio Pochettino open to talks, but may face £2m bill if he quits Southampton - reports

The Argentine is emerging as the front-runner to replace Tim Sherwood

Southampton midfielder Adam Lallana is a reported £20m target for Liverpool

Adam Lallana to Liverpool latest: Reds bid £20m for Southampton's World Cup midfielder - reports

The 25-year-old has spoken of his desire to play in the Champions League

Luke Shaw to Manchester United 'agreed' as transfer hinges on World Cup defender accepting personal terms

Reports on Monday suggest that a deal is already agreed that will see Shaw join the dethroned Premier League champions ahead of his inclusion in England's World Cup squad

Ashley Cole has announced his decision to retire from international football

England World Cup squad: Ashley Cole axe was 'one of the hardest decisions', says Roy Hodgson

Luke Shaw and Leighton Baines will be going to Brazil instead

Rickie Lambert scores for Southampton against Manchester United
Ryan Giggs leaves the Old Trafford pitch

Southampton v Manchester United: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this Sunday's Premier League fixture at St Mary's stadium

The 20 most shocking moments of the 2013/14 Premier League season

From sackings to ill-advised tweets and appointing work experience kids to headbutts, it's been a vintage season

Adam Lallana v Wayne Rooney: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Southampton and Manchester United

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' players ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at St Mary's

Southampton midfielder Adam Lallana is a reported £20m target for Liverpool

Liverpool transfer news: Brendan Rodgers plans for summer strengthening with reported £20m bid for Southampton star Adam Lallana

Saints' midfielder is a shoe-in for Roy Hodgson's England squad and has garnered attention from Rodgers as he looks towards another title assault next season

Jonjo Shelvey celebrates his spectacular goal for Swansea last weekend

Swansea City v Southampton: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at the Liberty Stadium

Jonjo Shelvey v Adam Lallana: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Swansea City and Southampton

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' players ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at the Liberty Stadium

Luke Shaw pictured training with England

Southampton transfer news: Manchester United targets Luke Shaw and Adam Lallana will stay, insists executive director

The club intends to retain their best players despite intense speculation

Aston Villa 0 Southampton 0 match report: Exactly what is going on at Villa?

Coaches suspended, takeover talk, a home draw with Southampton hailed like a win

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Italian couples fake UK divorce scam on an ‘industrial scale’

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A look at the the legal tourists who exploited our liberal dissolution rules
Time to stop running: At the start of Yom Kippur and with anti-Semitism flourishing, one Jew can no longer ignore his identity

Time to stop running

At the start of Yom Kippur and with anti-Semitism flourishing, one Jew can no longer ignore his identity
Tom and Jerry cartoons now carry a 'racial prejudice' warning on Amazon

Tom and Jerry cartoons now carry a 'racial prejudice' warning on Amazon

The vintage series has often been criticised for racial stereotyping
An app for the amorous: Could Good2Go end disputes about sexual consent - without being a passion-killer?

An app for the amorous

Could Good2Go end disputes about sexual consent - without being a passion-killer?
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Llansanffraid is now Llansantffraid

Welsh town changes its name, but can you spot the difference?
Charlotte Riley: At the peak of her powers

Charlotte Riley: At the peak of her powers

After a few early missteps with Chekhov, her acting career has taken her to Hollywood. Next up is a role in the BBC’s gangster drama ‘Peaky Blinders’
She's having a laugh: Britain's female comedians have never had it so good

She's having a laugh

Britain's female comedians have never had it so good, says stand-up Natalie Haynes
Sistine Chapel to ‘sing’ with new LED lights designed to bring Michelangelo’s masterpiece out of the shadows

Let there be light

Sistine Chapel to ‘sing’ with new LEDs designed to bring Michelangelo’s masterpiece out of the shadows
Great British Bake Off, semi-final, review: Richard remains the baker to beat

Tensions rise in Bake Off's pastry week

Richard remains the baker to beat as Chetna begins to flake
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A look to the future

It's time travel fashion at Louis Vuitton in Paris
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The 10 best bedspreads

Before you up the tog count on your duvet, add an extra layer and a room-changing piece to your bed this autumn
Stuart Lancaster’s long-term deal makes sense – a rarity for a decision taken by the RFU

Lancaster’s long-term deal makes sense – a rarity for a decision taken by the RFU

This deal gives England a head-start to prepare for 2019 World Cup, says Chris Hewett
Ebola outbreak: The children orphaned by the virus – then rejected by surviving relatives over fear of infection

The children orphaned by Ebola...

... then rejected by surviving relatives over fear of infection
Pride: Are censors pandering to homophobia?

Are censors pandering to homophobia?

US film censors have ruled 'Pride' unfit for under-16s, though it contains no sex or violence
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