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The German praised his side for their performance but claimed it was 'really difficult to play in the circumstances'
Owner Katharina Liebherr did, however, say investment 'would need to clear multiple approvals and fulfil strict criteria before being confirmed'
The young centre-back, who turns 23 on Friday, was impressive in what was only his third Southampton appearance
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Southampton 1 Norwich City 0: The favourites left it late to see off their Championship opponents, having struggled for fluency throughout
Burnley 1 Southampton 0: All but one of Burnley's 26 points this season have come at Turf Moor as Barton marks his second debut with a clever free-kick to clinch victory
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Puel is not willing to consider the Southampton captain while his future remains uncertain
Norwich 2 Southampton 2: An injury time equaliser by the former Everton forward means the two teams will do it all again at St Mary's
Director of football Les Reed confirmed
Everton 3 Southampton 0: Goals from Enner Valencia, Leighton Baines and Romelu Lukaku helped fire the Toffees to victory at Goodison Park
The Spurs manager was delighted with his side's third straight win, while Saints boss Claude Puel was frustrated by his side's poor second half performance at St Mary's
Southampton 1 Tottenham Hotspur 4: After securing an early lead the home side were blown away by Mauricio Pochettino's men as they fought back to fire four past their opponents
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While Saints have to lose their best players, and managers, every summer, Daniel Levy has found a way to keep all his stars, as this year's contract renewals show