There has been a few times the English footballing community has been left dumbfounded, usually in the way of managerial changes. Certainly at Chelsea in November 2012 with the dismissal of the popular, Roberto Di Matteo and the appointment of the man the Chelsea fans love to hate, Rafa Benitez.
The latest happenings at Southampton have left many dumbstruck to put it, Nigel Adkins sacked when they seemed to be turning a corner. Rumours had rumbled on in September and October when Southampton had been dwindling. But at such a time as this, it seems bizarre. His replacement is slightly confusing, Maurico Pochettino has recently been sacked for his management of Espanyol, in which they looked near certainties to go down.
It does of course make the relegation battle that much more interesting. It has been a significant week in the relegation zone. Reading showed their character by beating West…
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