Saints chairman resigns, but the manager stays put

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

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Speculation Cortese's future as Saints chairman

Nicola Cortese has resigned as Saints executive chairman Credit: ITV Meridian

There is speculation this afternoon about the future of Southampton chairman Nicola Cortese.

Reports suggest he is considering his role at the club.

The 45-year-old has been a key figure at Saints since taking over the day-to-day running in 2009.

There is currently no comment from the club.

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