Pochettino has seen an improvement in his entire squad, but of nobody has that been truer than Lallana who has been truly outstanding so far this season.
"From the moment I arrived at Southampton I noticed he was a very special player," said Pochettino. "He was born here and has been part of this club for a very long time and he's the captain.
"I think he can do amazingly well for this club.
"I think all players have improved in the time I have been here.
"It's very satisfying for me to see their evolution and how they've improved in the ten months we've been here.
"It's a great satisfaction to see they have all improved."
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