Southampton vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Southampton vs Chelsea Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Chelsea travel to face Southampton at the weekend, as they attempt to strengthen their position in the top four, before the return of Champions League football. Thomas Tuchel has had an immediate impact, as the Blues have taken 13 points from a possible 15 under the German. The mid-season managerial change is already looking like the correct one, as the team have moved into the top four and they are just four points behind Manchester United in second. Meanwhile, Southampton …
The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Matchweek 12

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of Matchweek 12

Matchweek 12 is in the books, and there's no rest for the Premier League as we are set to roll straight into Matchweek 13 starting Tuesday night. Over this past week we saw some good football, some bad football, some expected results and some surprising results. We witness players making good decisions and turning in good displays, we witnessed players making bad decisions and turning in stinkers, and then we witnessed Granit Xhaka. The less said about him the better, …
After Encouraging Run of Form, Southampton Must Continue to Build.

After Encouraging Run of Form, Southampton Must Continue to Build.

As Southampton fans left St. Mary's stadium on October 25th 2019, they could have been excused for thinking that their team was destined for relegation. Even at that early point in the season, Southampton looked dead and buried. They have just been trounced 9-0, at home, by Leicester City, and had Manchester City, Everton and Arsenal in their next three games. Mainstream media talking heads all began the discussion about who would replace Ralph Hasenhuttl, those well informed folk having …
Liverpool vs Southampton Match Preview | Team News & Key Players

Liverpool vs Southampton Match Preview | Team News & Key Players

Liverpool continue their Premier League campaign against Southampton on Saturday, in their final game before the winter break. Jurgen Klopp has already stated that senior players will be given time off, despite the upcoming FA Cup replay against Shrewsbury Town. That is likely to mean that the Reds will be at full strength at the weekend. Like the home side, the Saints have an FA Cup replay to negotiate next week. However, they will still have one eye on the …
Chelsea vs Southampton Preview | Team News & Key Players

Chelsea vs Southampton Preview | Team News & Key Players

Chelsea showed impressive fight at the weekend, as they bounced back from a poor run to beat rivals Tottenham. The win was made all the more impressive as it was away from home. The Blues now have a great chance to consolidate their position in the top four with a home fixture against relegation-threatened Southampton. Frank Lampard will want to improve his team’s record at Stamford Bridge and Boxing Day offers a good opportunity to do that. The ambition will …
Southampton vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Southampton vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

It is the season of German managers in the English Premier League. There are a bunch of them this season, and they are going head to head early on in the season. After the Klopp vs Farke matchup last weekend, this matchday we will see Klopp vs Hasenhüttl as Southampton host Liverpool on Saturday afternoon. Southampton come into this game, fresh from a 3-0 loss against Burnley in their first league game of the season. In that game, they went …