Date: 4th October 2019 at 8:00am
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In a world of social media and globalisation, every day seems to be a ‘National *insert thing here* Day’, and yesterday was no exception with it being ‘National Poetry Day.’

You might think that something has obscure as poetry might have nothing to do with football let alone Southampton, yet that is where former manager Nigel Adkins comes in, who once concluded an interview with BBC Sport with a rendition of ‘The Man in the Glass’ by Dale Wimbrow.

With it being ‘National Poetry Day’, Southampton fans used the link between the occasion and their former manager to celebrate the day on social media.

Here is what some Saints fans had to say on Twitter…

Some Southampton fans, though, enjoyed it a bit too much…

Adkins is one of the most beloved managers in the history of Southampton FC after the former Scunthorpe United boss took the Saints from League One to the Premier League.


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