Starting the century in the top-flight, in the third tier by 2010, and now a stabilising Premier League team once again – Southampton have seen it all in the past few years.
The club is a historic one, and one that’s seen plenty of faces come and go over the years. Some of football’s greats have played there – Alan Shearer and Matt Le Tissier to name a couple. But some not so great names have graced the St Mary’s turf.
Here we take a look at six of Southampton’s worst signings ever: