Saints Fans React To Unfamiliar Territory Ahead Of Big Game


Heading into tonight’s game against West Ham at St Mary’s, Southampton sit in third place – a position that, if you had said to Saints fans after the fire-sale of the summer would be the case heading into mid-February, they would of accused you of having more than just your head in the clouds.

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Yet somehow, with Ronald Koeman, they’ve found a way.
But after Saturday’s important three points away at a downbeat Queens Park Rangers, it would be easy to say Southampton are heading for Champions League Football next season.
However, tonight they meet a different prospect in form of another side exceeding expectations this season in the shape of the Hammers – and one would expect that the importance of the games against those around them, like tonight, will be integral to how their season culminates.
With just 14 games to go its all about who can hold their nerve, and I’m sure like always it will go to the wire.
But in the build up to the game tonight, it’s always good to gauge a consensus of how the supporters are bearing up. So here’s a roundup of some pre-match tweets from the Southampton fans…is it all getting too much for them?