We hoped this day would never come. In the most surprising transfer of the summer so, Southampton talisman Rickie Lambert is set to join Liverpool today.
It tells you everything about how much Lambert is loved and respected amongst the Saints fanbase by seeing how they have reacted to this news. They are pleased for him. This is his dream move and categorically his last chance to play for the club he’s loved his whole life, as disappointed as we will be to see him go, no one can begrudge him this.
It is difficult to think of any other transfer that has been so mutually beneficial than Lambert’s £1million move to St. Mary’s in August 2009. Saints got a fantastic return in goals, assists, promotions and a trophy, the forward’s contribution has been second to none, literally. In…
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