"Of course they will both stay (beyond January)," he said on Thursday. "It's important for them to stay and have a good attitude and improve our position in the table.
"Virgil is a very important player for us and he will stay here. It will be important with Virgil to continue his work and (help us) go up on the table. For me it's not an idea or view with Virgil (to leave).
"(The situation of) Jose is a little peculiar but he is contracted with Southampton. It's always speculation about different players. It's normal because they are great and important players."