Southampton beats 10-man Brighton 2-0 in Premier League
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Moussa Djenepo's stunning first Premier League goal set Southampton on course for its first points of the season with a 2-0 win at 10-man Brighton on...
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Relegated Huddersfield avoided tying the record for most losses in a Premier League season by coming from behind to draw 1-1 at Southampton on the final day of the...
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Nathan Redmond scored twice as Southampton boosted its hopes of avoiding relegation by beating Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-1 on Saturday in the Premier...
Saints beat Brighton to boost EPL survival hopes
BRIGHTON, England (AP) — Southampton enjoyed a double boost on Saturday by taking a significant step toward English Premier League survival with a 1-0 win over Brighton, and increasing the...
Burnley nets injury-time penalty, draws 1-1 with Southampton
BURNLEY, England (AP) — Ashley Barnes converted a penalty in the fourth minute of injury time as Burnley snatched a 1-1 draw against Southampton on Saturday to leave both teams unbeaten in the English Premier League in 2019.
Nathan Redmond's fantastic long-range finish from distance just before the hour mark looked to have earned Saints an important three points in their battle to maintain their top-flight status.
Ward-Prowse thunderbolt paves way for Southampton victory
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — James Ward-Prowse's second strike in as many Premier League matches and an own goal by Lucas Digne led Southampton to a 2-1 home victory over Everton that helped the south-coast club pull further clear of the relegation zone on Saturday.
Midfield player Ward-Prowse produced a thunderbolt effort in the 50th minute, a rising drive that left England's Jordan Pickford helpless in goal.
Derby beats Southampton on penalties in FA Cup
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Derby came from two goals down for the second time against Southampton to eliminate the Premier League club from the FA Cup on Wednesday, winning a penalty shootout following a 2-2 draw in their third-round replay.
Derby captain Richard Keogh converted the decisive spot kick to secure a 5-3 win in the shootout after Nathan Redmond missed the only penalty for Southampton by shooting wide.
West Ham win at Southampton 2-1 to move back into EPL top 10
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Felipe Anderson scored twice in six minutes for West Ham to overcome Southampton 2-1 and move into the English Premier League top 10 on Thursday.
The Brazilian's pair in the second half came moments after West Ham was jolted out of a slumber by Nathan Redmond's scrambled goalmouth finish.
Hasenhuttl effect continues as Southampton win again in EPL
HUDDERSFIELD, England (AP) — The Ralph Hasenhuttl-inspired revival continued when Southampton followed up last week's shock victory over Arsenal by seeing off fellow struggler Huddersfield 3-1 in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Southampton's new Austrian coach has helped conjure back-to-back wins for the south-coast club for the first time since April 2017 to pull his team three points clear of the relegation zone.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Southampton's hopes of avoiding relegation took a blow as Everton midfielder Tom Davies scored an equalizer in the sixth minute of added time to rescue a 1-1 draw on Saturday.
Substitute Nathan Redmond's first goal in almost a year appeared to put the fight very much back in Saints' hands as it would have left them needing a win at fellow struggler Swansea on Tuesday to guarantee safety.
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Southampton still hasn't won at home in more than three months after a goal-less draw with Stoke in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Southampton dominated the second half but Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland keep out efforts from Josh Sims, Cedric Soares, and Nathan Redmond. Substitute Sofiane Boufal squandered an excellent opportunity to earn the three points, when he headed wide from close range while unmarked.
Austin earns Southampton 1-1 draw at Bournemouth
BOURNEMOUTH, England (AP) — Charlie Austin scored on his second straight start for Southampton to earn the team a 1-1 draw against Bournemouth in the Premier League on Sunday.
Having netted twice against Everton last week on his only other start this season, Austin became Southampton's top scorer this season and underlined his reputation as the team's most clinical finisher.
Palace revival ends with 3-1 loss at Southampton
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Crystal Palace's revival in the Premier League was ended after conceding two late goals in a 3-1 loss at Southampton on Wednesday, plunging the team back into relegation trouble.
After beating first-place Chelsea 2-1 on Saturday for a fourth straight win, Palace took the lead against Southampton through Christian Benteke in the 31st minute.
Southampton wins 7-goal EPL game against Watford
WATFORD, England (AP) — Southampton moved on from its League Cup final disappointment by beating Watford 4-3 in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Nathan Redmond scored twice and Manolo Gabbiadini struck a sixth goal in four games as the Saints put their Wembley defeat against Manchester United last weekend behind them.
Southampton trailed after four minutes as Troy Deeney volleyed in for his 100th league goal for Watford.
Southampton has 1-0 edge over Liverpool in League Cup semis
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Liverpool endured more cup frustration when Southampton won the first leg of their League Cup semifinal 1-0 on Wednesday.
Nathan Redmond capitalized on a mistake by Ragnar Klavan to score the only goal in the 20th minute and Southampton could rue not building a stronger lead to take to Anfield in two weeks' time.
"I should have had four today, on another day they might go in," Redmond told broadcaster Sky Sports.
Traditional strikers getting overlooked in English soccer
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — There's a new craze sweeping through the Premier League — and it spells bad news for the traditional center forward.
In the last three rounds, as many as seven teams have started matches with a winger or attacking midfielder playing as a converted striker.
Take last weekend, for example. Roberto Firmino, an attacking midfielder, started up front for Liverpool as he has for most of the season and scored in a 4-2 win at Crystal Palace.
Man City winless run reaches 5 games with Southampton draw
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester City failed to win for a fifth successive game in all competitions on Sunday, only avoiding a loss to Southampton when Kelechi Iheanacho produced a second-half equalizer for a 1-1 draw.
Although Pep Guardiola is enduring a five-game winless run for the first time since his debut campaign in charge of Barcelona in 2008-09, City is top of the Premier League on goal difference.