SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Southampton secured its Premier League safety on Saturday with a 3-3 draw at home to south-coast rival Bournemouth.
Long scores quickest Premier League goal at 7.69 seconds
WATFORD, England (AP) — It was the Long and short of the Premier League.
Shane Long scored the fastest-ever goal in the competition Tuesday, netting after 7.69 seconds for Southampton...
WATFORD, England (AP) — Shane Long scored the quickest-ever Premier League goal as Southampton edged another point closer to safety with a 1-1 draw at Watford on Tuesday.
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...
Southampton out of relegation zone with 2-1 win vs Leicester
LEICESTER, England (AP) — Ten-man Southampton climbed out of the English Premier League relegation zone as Ralph Hasenhuettl's revolution continued with a 2-1 win at Leicester on Saturday.
James Ward-Prowse's penalty and Shane Long's first goal in nine months earned the victory at King Power Stadium.
Long's strike, in first-half injury time, came just 120 seconds after Yan Valery was sent off for a second bookable offense.
LONDON (AP) — Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso will serve a three-match ban for a challenge on Shane Long that was missed by officials during Saturday's win at Southampton.
The left wingback stood on the back of Long's leg during the Premier League game.
The Football Association says Alonso was found guilty of violent conduct at a regulatory commission hearing.
Chelsea wing back Alonso charged with violent conduct
LONDON (AP) — Chelsea wing back Marcos Alonso could miss the FA Cup semifinals after being charged with violent conduct following a challenge on Southampton striker Shane Long in a Premier League game.
The incident in the first half of Saturday's match at St. Mary's was not seen by the referee but was caught on video and Alonso has been charged retrospectively.
Arsenal beats relegation-threatened Southampton 3-2
LONDON (AP) — Danny Welbeck's late header gave Arsenal a 3-2 victory over relegation-threatened Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday.
Charlie Austin came off the bench to equalize for Southampton with his first touch after Shane Long's earlier effort had been canceled out by goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Welbeck.
But Welbeck was on hand to score his second of the game and give Arsenal a third successive league victory.
Palace comes from behind to beat Southampton 2-1
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Crystal Palace came from behind to cancel out Shane Long's first goal in 11 months and win 2-1 at fellow Premier League struggler Southampton on Tuesday.
Palace moved up to 14th, two points above Southampton, which is only out of the relegation zone on goal difference.
Mourinho hopes Fellaini recovers in 2 weeks for Man United
MOSCOW (AP) — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho hopes Marouane Fellaini will be out for only about two weeks.
Fellaini was hurt by a hard tackle from Shane Long during United's 1-0 win over Southampton on Saturday in the Premier League.
With Paul Pogba also injured, Fellaini's absence has left a hole in the midfield heading into the Champions League game against CSKA Moscow on Wednesday.
Swansea beats Southampton to stay above EPL drop zone
SWANSEA, Wales (AP) — A breakaway goal by Gylfi Sigurdsson in the second half gave struggling Swansea a 2-1 victory over Southampton in the Premier League on Tuesday.
Sigurdsson collected a pass from Luciano Narsingh on a counterattack in the 70th minute and fired home a left-foot shot. It was the Icelandic playmaker's seventh league goal of the season and a second winner in 10 days after his strike against Liverpool at Anfield.
Southampton beats Liverpool, reaches League Cup final
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool's season is in danger of unraveling after Juergen Klopp's team missed out on a place in the English League Cup final following a 1-0 loss to Southampton at Anfield on Wednesday.
Substitute Shane Long scored on the counterattack in injury time to seal a 2-0 aggregate win in the semifinals for Southampton, which reached the final of English football's second-tier cup competition for a second time.
Robson-Kanu gives West Brom 2-1 victory at Southampton
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Wales forward Hal Robson-Kanu struck a second-half winner as West Bromwich Albion came from a goal down to beat Southampton 2-1 in the English Premier League on Saturday.
Shane Long had put Southampton ahead in the 41st minute, only for Matt Phillips to equalize two minutes later in a game between two mid-table sides.
Stoke holds on with 10 men to draw 0-0 with Southampton
STOKE, England (AP) — Stoke players dug deep and rode their luck as Southampton failed to capitalize on Marko Arnautovic's early sending off in a one-sided 0-0 draw in the English Premier League on Wednesday.
Mark Hughes' 400th match as a Premier League manager looked set to end in disappointment when referee Anthony Taylor handed out a straight red card in the 23rd minute to Arnautovic for a challenge on Sofiane Boufal.
Austin scores twice as Southampton beats Burnley 3-1
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Southampton striker Charlie Austin scored twice against former club Burnley in a convincing 3-1 Premier League win.
Even with Shane Long, James Ward-Prowse and Pierre Emile-Hojbjerg on the bench, Southampton retained a strong look and climbed to eighth in the standings.
Sunday's home fixture represented Southampton's first game in a run of seven in 22 days, with a trip to Inter Milan in the Europa League on Thursday followed by an away match at Manchester City.