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Brighton peg back Southampton thanks to Glenn Murray’s last-gasp penalty

Southampton actually enjoyed some breathing space. It was not for long, admittedly, given it took Brighton a little under two minutes to set home nerves jangling again. Saints’ players may struggle to recall that blissful century of seconds when the st…

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

Brighton came back from 2-0 down to nab an away point after Shane Duffy’s header and an injury-time penalty from Glenn Murray 10.17pm BST That’s all from me. Thanks for reading and emailing. Nght! 10.09pm BST Here’s Dominic Fifield’s match report from …

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Southampton v Brighton & Hove Albion: match preview

Brighton, last season’s worst Premier League travellers, head along the south coast to take on a Southampton side with just five home league wins since January 2017. Both league meetings finished 1-1 last season, and a draw could be on the cards again …

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Harry Maguire hits last-minute winner for Leicester at 10-man Southampton

After an unforgettable summer, Harry Maguire should no longer be considered an unlikely source of danger and he rifled home from distance in stoppage-time as Claude Puel tasted another happy return to Southampton, who had Pierre-Emile Højbjerg sent off…

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Southampton v Leicester City: match preview

Mark Hughes has urged his side to start strongly against Leicester after first-half struggles against Burnley and Everton. Winger Mohamed Elyounoussi is battling to overcome a hamstring problem, while fellow new arrivals Stuart Armstrong and Jannik Ves…

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Richarlison’s fast start continues as Everton see off Southampton

It was not victory that distinguished the first home game of Marco Silva’s Everton reign from what had preceded it, but the adventure, energy and enjoyment that accompanied a hard-fought defeat of Southampton. “Everything is different,” the new manager…

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Gareth Southgate to run rule over Southampton’s Alex McCarthy

• England manager will assess goalkeeper at Goodison Park• Southgate to attend Crystal Palace v Liverpool on MondayGareth Southgate will attend Southampton’s game at Everton on Saturday to scrutinise first-hand the progress of Alex McCarthy in the visi…

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Joe Hart clean sheet helps Burnley hold off Southampton surge

Not quite the match suggested by the scoreline, this was an intriguing encounter that Burnley should have won, not least after a powerful first-half performance.With only three new signings starting the match on both sides, this had a look of a game le…

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Southampton hopeful of major net contribution from Danny Ings

After Saints struggled for goals last season Mark Hughes has signed the striker from Liverpool to reunite him with his former Burnley teammate Charlie AustinSouthampton’s hierarchy toasted the arrival of Danny Ings from Liverpool late into Thursday nig…

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Southampton v Burnley: match preview

Despite a modest summer of spending, Southampton must push on from last season when they narrowly avoided relegation. Burnley are already well into their rhythm owing to Europa League commitments. Sean Dyche is relieved the transfer deadline has passed…

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