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Exclusive: Jemson drops verdict on Oxlade-Chamberlain joining Saints

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Former Premier League striker Nigel Jemson, a Liverpool fan, insists that should have no interest in a return to Southampton this summer.

The have been linked with a swoop to sign the £120,000-a-week midfielder, who has battled injury issues throughout his Reds career.

The former Arsenal star has made a total of 105 appearances for the but he was limited to just 13 games in the Premier League last season.

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He played 61 minutes in the 3-0 win over Norwich on the opening weekend of the season but was not included in the squad for the win over Burnley.

However, Jemson insists that Oxlade-Chamberlain would be silly to make the move to St Mary’s in this transfer window.

Of course, the -England began his career at and made 43 appearances for the before moving to Arsenal, where he went on to play 198 times.

Speaking exclusively to This Is Futbol, Jemson said: “I’ll give you a question: Would you leave Liverpool to go to Southampton? I wouldn’t.”

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