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Bournemouth win at Southampton to go third in Premier League table

Bournemouth win at Southampton to go third in Premier League table

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Bournemouth survived a second-half fightback to secure a first ever victory at Southampton and move into third place in the Premier League before the weekend's games.Eddie Howe's side produced a superb first-half display to establish a two-goal lead as Nathan Ake headed in Diego Rico's corner in the 10th minute and Harry Wilson's sweeping finish from Phillip Billing's pass crowned a superb move.The Cherries also had a goal from Joshua King ruled out for offside by the video assistant referee as they were in complete control for the first 45 minutes. Southampton snatched at a lifeline when James Ward-Prowse scored from the spot eight minutes after the break following Steve Cook's clumsy challe...
Premier League LIVE: Southampton v Man United and Burnley v Liverpool among talkSPORT’s huge day of live coverage

Premier League LIVE: Southampton v Man United and Burnley v Liverpool among talkSPORT’s huge day of live coverage

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It’s GameDay round four this weekend as talkSPORT brings you another packed Saturday of Premier League action.Last weekend we brought you two thrilling ties as Chelsea edged past Norwich 3-2 before Liverpool beat Arsenal 3-1 at Anfield. AFP or licensors Manchester United take on Southampton this weekend Now, we’re back to do it all over again with Southampton vs Manchester United, Chelsea vs Sheffield United and Burnley vs Liverpool all live. We’ll also bring you commentary of the day’s early EFL clash and our Around the Grounds special from 3pm to keep across all the action. Here’s what we’ve got in store for you all this weekend. gameday exclusive Southampton ace on fas
Newcastle United 3-1 Southampton: Ayoze Perez hat-trick gives Newcastle victory

Newcastle United 3-1 Southampton: Ayoze Perez hat-trick gives Newcastle victory

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Media playback is not supported on this device Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez said he 'wants to compete' after watching his team beat Southampton at St James's Park.Ayoze Perez made the difference, scoring all three goals as they saw off a spirited second-half performance from the Saints.Benitez, who is out of contract in the summer, said nothing had changed in regard to his job situation and suggested he still needs assurances before deciding his future. "We are in the same position as we were before," he said. "When I came here, I could see the potential of the clu...
Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton: Premier League match preview, team news, predicted line-ups, plus more

Tottenham Hotspur vs Southampton: Premier League match preview, team news, predicted line-ups, plus more

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midweek clash Spurs will want to bounce back from north London derby defeat and claim a win against managerless Saints Tottenham will look to get back to winning ways when they return to Premier League action on Wednesday evening. Three days after losing to fierce rivals Arsenal in the north London derby, Spurs host relegation battlers Southampton at Wembley. Mauricio Pochettino’s side faced the ignominy of losing a local derby Saints head into the match on the back of a 2-2 draw with Manchester United, though that result was not enough to keep Mark Hughes in a job. The former Wales striker was dismissed on Monday with Southampton legend Kelvin Davis stepping up from assistant coach to caretaker manager for Wednesday’s clash. He w...
Mark Hughes: Southampton sack manager after eight months in charge

Mark Hughes: Southampton sack manager after eight months in charge

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Mark Hughes has been sacked as Southampton manager after eight months in charge.The Saints, who drew with Manchester United in the Premier League on Saturday, are 18th in the table.Southampton confirmed the move in a statement, adding: "The search for a new manager to take the club forward is already under way." First-team assistant coach Kelvin Davis will take charge of the team for the game against Tottenham on Wednesday.Hughes, who also had a spell at the south coast club during his playing career, joined Southampton in March, two months after being sacked by Stoke City.The club were one point above the relegation zone at the time and the 55-year-old led them to safety last se...