Southampton appoint Nathan Jones as new supervisor

Southampton appoint Nathan Jones as new manager

Southampton have confirmed that Nathan Jones has changed Ralph Hasenhuttl because the membership’s supervisor.

The Austrian was relieved of his duties on Monday following a dismal run of outcomes, culminating in a 4-1 thrashing at house to Newcastle final weekend.

The Saints rapidly entered discussions with Luton City over the supply of Jones, and following talks with the Welshman on Wednesday, he was appointed swiftly appointed as supervisor.

“Southampton Soccer Membership is delighted to announce it has appointed Nathan Jones as its new Males’s First Staff Supervisor,” the membership stated in an announcement.

“The 49-year-old joins from Luton City, signing a three-and-a-half-year contract at St Mary’s, the place he may even be joined by First Staff Coaches Chris Cohen and Alan Sheehan.  

“Jones takes over forward of the Premier League journey to Liverpool this weekend, which can be adopted by an prolonged interval wherein he can work with the squad in the course of the World Cup break.

“The Welshman’s spectacular progress in administration has been monitored intently over latest years, and he brings with him an incredible observe document of constructing successful groups and creating gamers. 

“Jones arrives at Southampton following the second of two extraordinarily profitable spells in command of Luton, the latest of which noticed him take the membership to the verge of the Premier League which additionally resulted in him being named Championship Supervisor of the 12 months.”

Jones spoke to Southampton’s membership channels in regards to the appointment, commenting: “I’m actually proud to be given this chance.

“I do know lots in regards to the membership from again within the days of The Dell, to coming right here to St Mary’s, and it’s a beautiful soccer membership. A whole lot of my household are Southampton followers, which doesn’t half assist, and I really feel actually, actually proud to be given the chance, and I’m actually wanting ahead to getting began.

“Clearly, I needed to handle within the Premier League, I’ve dreamt of that since I’ve turn out to be a coach or a supervisor, however this membership particularly – due to the way it’s run, due to the construction, due to how they appear deeper than simply outcomes – actually appeals to me.”

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