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English Fans Unhappy with Sutton’s Claims Celtic to Southampton is a Downgrade

English Fans Unhappy with Sutton’s Claims Celtic to Southampton is a Downgrade

Chris Sutton has claimed moving from Celtic to Southampton this summer should be considered a downgrade = much to the annoyance of fans south of the border.

Former Hoops hero Sutton was referring to the Glasgow club’s Australian midfielder Tom Rogic, who has been linked with a move to the Saints in various tabloid reports today.

Rogic has just one more season to run on his contract, and it looks like the 25-year-old could well be heading for pastures new in the summer, but Sutton is just hoping it isn’t with Southampton.

The St. Mary’s club are currently in the Premier League’s relegation zone, and fighting for their top-flight survival, and Sutton doesn’t seem to rate playing in the Championship:

Of course, Sutton’s comments prompted the exact kind of reactions that you’d expect from English fans:

What do you think of Sutton’s comments? Does he have a point?

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