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Saints opt for Pochettino after sacking Adkins

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Southampton have sacked manager Nigel Adkins and replaced him with former Espanyol boss Mauricio Pochettino, the Premier League club announced Friday. 

Southampton's then manager Nigel Adkins is pictured after his side's Premier League match at Stoke City on December 29, 2012. Southampton have sacked Adkins and replaced him with former Espanyol boss Mauricio Pochettino, the Premier League club announced Friday.

The Saints are 15th in English football's top flight, three points above the relegation zone, after coming back from 2-0 down in a 2-2 draw away to European champions Chelsea on Wednesday.

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