Ward-Prowse hopes for big turnout

By SFC Media Mon 07 Nov International

James Ward-Prowse is confident the England Under-21s can put on a memorable display for Southampton’s supporters this week.

The Young Lions will host Italy, at St Mary’s, on Thursday night, with Ward-Prowse set to captain the side.

It will be a special night for the Saints midfielder, and he is hoping for a good turnout, as England begin their preparations for next summer's Under-21 European Championship finals, in Poland.

"I think the more the better,” he said. “We need a good atmosphere and we want to show more people that we can play football and play in the right way.

“We're looking forward to it, I've spoken to a few of the lads and everyone's looking forward to coming down.

“I think it will be a real good spectacle for all the fans.”

Tickets for the match are still available, and can be purchased by clicking here.


Ward-Prowse: It will be a great honour
Boufal in preliminary Morocco squad

Boufal in preliminary Morocco squad

Sofiane Boufal included in Morocco's preliminary squad for the Africa Cup of Nations.

Thu 22 Dec
Yoshida helps Japan to vital win Saints stars to round off international action
Le Tissier: Believe you can win it
Man Utd vs Saints

Le Tissier: Believe you can win it

Matt Le Tissier says Southampton have to believe that they can win the EFL Cup ahead of Sunday’s showdown.

3 hours ago
Le Tissier expects another cup classic Video: Le Tiss on EFL Cup final