Breaking News: Southampton Football Club's Chairman resigns

Southampton FC have confirmed the resignation of Executive Chairman Nicola Cortese, in a statement on the club's Twitter feed.

Owner Katharina Liebherr has taken on the role of non-executive chairman.

A statement on the club website says a search has begun for a Chief Executive Officer who will take over Mr Cortese's executive duties.


Saints chairman resigns, but the manager stays put

Southampton Football Club chairman Nicola Cortese has resigned. Manager Maurico Pochettino has said he will stay.