The former Celtic midfielder was instrumental in the Saints’ shock 2-0 win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Boxing Day, and he helped his side claim a 1-1 draw with Crystal Palace earlier this afternoon.
When Armstrong first arrived in the English Premier League, he initially struggled to hold down a place in the Southampton starting XI, particularly under former manager Mark Hughes, but current boss Ralph Hasenhüttl
appears to appreciate the 27-year-old’s qualities.
Much like he ended up at Celtic, it looks like Armstrong has become a fan favourite amongst the club’s supporters:
With Southampton not entirely clear of relegation danger this season, how important could a player like Stuart Armstrong be towards the club’s survival?
And should the midfielder get more of an opportunity to start for Scotland?
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