Artur Boruc: 'Mauricio Pochettino will sign new Southampton contract'

Southampton goalkeeper Artur Boruc believes that his manager Mauricio Pochettino will sign a contract extension "in the next few weeks".

Southampton goalkeeper Artur Boruc has claimed that his manager Mauricio Pochettino is likely to commit his future to the South Coast club by signing a contract extension "in the next few weeks".

Pochettino's future has been the subject of intense speculation ever since chairman Nicola Cortese quit St Mary's in January.

The former Argentina defender refused to guarantee that he would stay beyond the summer when Cortese walked out of the club, but Boruc believes that Southampton is now stable enough for Pochettino to commit.

"You can see that we've improved, we're playing very good football and it's enjoyable to see us play," the Polish goalkeeper told Sky Sports News.

"That reward should easily be in the minds of the board and I think sooner or later it's going to happen.

"We'll see what's going to happen in the next few weeks, but I think it will happen soon."

Southampton take on Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane, a club that Pochettino has been linked with in the last few days, on Sunday.

Jay Rodriguez of Southampton celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Southampton at Selhurst Park on March 8, 2014
Read Next:
Live Commentary: Palace 0-1 Southampton - as it happened
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Premier League
Championship
La Liga
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
League One
League Two
National League
Scottish Cup
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
Segunda Division
Serie B
Ligue 2
Australian A-League
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Indian I-League
Liga MX
Eredivisie
Primeira Liga
Turkish Super Lig
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City24212170185265
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd24165349163353
3Chelsea24155445162950
4Liverpool23138254282647
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal24126645311442
7Leicester CityLeicester249783632434
8Burnley249781921-234
9Everton2477102639-1328
10Watford2475123344-1126
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2468103042-1226
12Bournemouth2467112536-1125
13Crystal Palace2467112237-1525
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2466121941-2224
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2465132234-1223
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2458111733-1623
17Stoke CityStoke2465132550-2523
18Southampton2349102334-1121
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom24311101931-1220
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand