Recently departed Portsmouth coach / longtime West Ham fixture Harry Redknapp is expected to be named the new manager at Southampton later today, just two weeks after leaving Pompey admidst rumors of ontinued friction with chairman Milan Mandaric. c

Arsenal are through to the knockout stages of the Champions League following their 5-1 dismantling of Rosenborg. Thierry Henry (above) scored in the 24th minute of a lopsided contest that should provide some small tune-up for Arsenal’s match with Chelsea this weekend.

US viewers who are unemployed and not playing Halo 2 all afternoon, be advised that Roma v. Real Madrid (Champions League, Match Day 6) will be carried on ESPN2 at 2:30pm, EST