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Feb 16

West Brom v Southampton: match preview

West Bromwich Albion will start on the back foot after the club revealed they are investigating four senior players over an incident at their warm-weather training camp in Spain. However Southampton’s victory earlier in February at the Hawthorns could …

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Feb 11

Virgil van Dijk grins in the face of fans’ fury on happy return to Southampton | Stuart James

The Liverpool centre-back exuded calm on an afternoon when supporters’ ire was eventually redirected at the dugoutFor someone who was supposed to be the pantomime villain and walking into a hostile atmosphere Virgil van Dijk spent an awful lot of time …

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Feb 11

Mohamed Salah seals the points as Liverpool cruise past Southampton

In the end, Southampton’s support seemed unsure as to where they should direct their scorn. They had booed Virgil van Dijk throughout his return to the south coast, and merely grimaced at Sadio Mané’s incisive contributions. Adam Lallana and Dejan Lovr…

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Feb 11

Southampton 0-2 Liverpool: Premier League – as it happened

First-half goals from Roberto Firmino and the inevitable Mo Salah gave Liverpool an easy victory at St Mary’sRead Dominic Fifield’s match report 6.20pm GMT Peep peep! Liverpool move above Spurs into third place after the easiest of victories over a dis…

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Feb 10

Southampton v Liverpool: match preview

Liverpool head to the south coast with Jürgen Klopp joking that perhaps they should move their scouting department into the area in reference to the number of players they have signed from Saints recently. Virgil van Dijk became the sixth and last of t…

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Feb 02

West Brom v Southampton: match preview

West Bromwich Albion are bottom of the table and cannot afford to lose to Southampton who also reside in the relegation zone. Alan Pardew simply needs his side to score more goals and the manager will hope Daniel Sturridge’s finishing can instantly fil…

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Jan 31

Southampton earn point as Jack Stephens’ strike denies Brighton victory

For the second time in five days, Jack Stephens got Southampton and Mauricio Pellegrino out of jail in front of a restless home crowd. Stephens’s second-half back-heel earned Saints a point in the fight for survival but this was an unconvincing home pe…

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Jan 27

Southampton’s Jack Stephens inflicts more misery on ramshackle Watford

It is becoming an FA Cup tradition for Southampton’s supporters to boo Mauricio Pellegrino’s substitutions. Three weeks after they jeered a defensive late change by their manager in the win over Fulham, a minority voiced their disapproval again when Pe…

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Jan 26

FA Cup fourth round: match previews

All the news and match previews for this weekend’s FA Cup fourth-round matchesIf Manchester City are to complete the quadruple they will have to get past a team whose form has been somewhat mixed in recent weeks. Cardiff are undefeated in four games ha…

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Jan 24

Southampton sign striker Guido Carrillo from Monaco in £19.2m deal

• Mauricio Pellegrino getting to spend money from Van Dijk sale• Saints also keen on winger Quincy Promes at Spartak MoscowSouthampton have completed a £19.2m (€22m) deal for the Argentinian striker Guido Carrillo.The struggling Premier League club hav…

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