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Nov 19

The Dozen: the weekend’s best Premier League photos

Your weekend roundup of the best photography from England’s top flight• Follow us on Instagram for more great sports photography Continue reading…

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Nov 15

Southampton’s Mauricio Pellegrino: ‘The biggest risk is to be alive, no?’

The Saints manager is unconcerned about his side’s lack of goals and philosophical about Virgil van Dijk’s future as the Argentinian prepares to face his former club LiverpoolMauricio Pellegrino did not have the ideal start to his career as a Premier L…

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Nov 04

Burnley sink listless Southampton thanks to substitute Sam Vokes

If this was to be Sean Dyche’s last game as Burnley manager, he leaves them hovering just outside the Champions League places and presumably with the best wishes of everyone. This would be an appropriate way to depart too, a meat-and-potatoes 1-0 win a…

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Nov 03

Southampton v Burnley: match preview

Burnley have lost just once on their travels this season and will go level on points with Chelsea and Arsenal if they win at St Mary’s. That might be easier said than done, with speculation growing that Sean Dyche is set to depart for Everton. Chris Wo…

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Oct 29

Glenn Murray’s header rescues a point for Brighton against Southampton

Mid-table is in the eye of the beholder. These two teams are a point apart halfway down (or up) the Premier League table. For the ninth-placed visitors it is a cause for doubts, uncertainty and the odd glance over the shoulder. For the hosts, now in 12…

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Oct 29

Brighton & Hove Albion v Southampton: Premier League – as it happened

Glenn Murray’s second-half header cancelled out Steven Davis’s opener as Brighton and Hove Albion and Southampton shared the spoils at the Amex 3.31pm GMT Well, that’s that. A result that does not really do an awful lot for either side. It wasn’t a cl…

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Oct 28

Brighton & Hove Albion v Southampton: match preview

The sides came out of League One together as recently as 2011 and are currently sitting in mid-table, which lowers the tariff slightly and may lead to an entertaining game which both will consider winnable. They have met only once before at the Amex, B…

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Oct 27

Leicester City’s Claude Puel insists priority is winning – not style

• ‘It is important to develop consistency,’ new manager says• Michael Appleton remains at King Power Stadium alongside Pascal PlancqueClaude Puel has rejected concerns about his playing style and declared that winning is more important than entertainin…

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Oct 15

Manolo Gabbiadini strikes twice to hand Southampton point against Newcastle

As Mauricio Pellegrino allowed himself a sigh of relief at the full-time whistle, his embrace with his former mentor Rafael Benítez said it all. A hard-fought encounter in which Newcastle twice took the lead through Isaac Hayden and Ayoze Pérez, before…

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Oct 15

Southampton 2-2 Newcastle: Premier League – as it happened

Southampton twice came back from behind to claim a point against Newcastle, with Manolo Gabbiadini scoring a brace 6.23pm BST And with that, I’m gone. It’s been a blast. Bye! 6.23pm BST And Mauricio Pellegrino also does some talking:I think it was a ch…

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