Jan Bednarek is Southampton’s first feature interviewee of 2020 as SAINTS returns for the visit of Tottenham Hotspur on New Year’s Day.
The Polish defender speaks about his relationship with Robert Lewandowski, and how learning from the Bayern Munich superstar can sharpen his focus for the prospect of facing Harry Kane.
Bednarek also opens up about his own New Year’s resolution, as he prepares for a Premier League survival battle and his first European Championship, which beckons in June.
Elsewhere, Danny Wallace reveals his fondest memories ahead of his appearance at the Wallace Brothers Sportsman’s Dinner event at St Mary’s in March, where he will be joined by fellow ex-Saints Rodney and Ray.
Manager Ralph Hasenhüttl reflects on the away wins at Aston Villa and Chelsea over Christmas, while Danny Ings speaks about his blistering form in front of goal after scoring for the 14th time this season on Saturday.
The traditional coverage of our opponents continues as Sam Tighe assesses Spurs under José Mourinho, and explains what Saints can do tactically to exploit their inconsistent visitors.
Our historians take a nostalgic look back in time, while our junior section offers a host of quizzes and games to keep our younger readers entertained, ensuring there is something for all ages to enjoy.
Supporters can pick up issue 12 of SAINTS from one of the numerous sellers outside St Mary’s and inside the stadium concourse, priced at £4.
SAINTS is also available to buy online, either as individual editions or as a seasonal subscription. Simply visit saintsprogrammes.com.