Southampton boss Pochettino has stated his belief that Arsenal are capable of winning the title, ahead of his side's trip to the Emirates this Saturday.
Martin Jol looks to be needing reinforcements in January to keep the club in the Premier League, but who can he bring to Craven Cottage?
Morgan Schneiderlin and Jack Cork formed a formidable partnership for Southampton last season, is Victor Wanyama being targeted to add depth to their squad, or is Mauricio Pochettino planning to drop one of his current midfielders?
After a nightmare start Southampton ended up securing their Premier League place relatively comfortably. Who has shone for the Saints this year?
The former Chelsea man has struggled with injuries this term but The Saints remain unbeaten in games where the Team GB player has featured. Is he the glue that brings the team together?
With a favourable fixture list until the New Year, on paper, The Saints could be looking at taking 20 points before the end of 2012, but the injury list is mounting as Gaston Ramirez joins Jack Cork on the treatment table. Could it cost them survival?