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SOU VS CHE: Team news, H2H, Prediction & Probable XI

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 04/10/2019

Southampton will entertain Chelsea in their next Premier League clash at the Saint-Mary Stadium on Sunday, with the home team looking to end their shock the Blues.

TEAM NEWS:

SOUTHAMPTON:

The Saint-Mary outfit has no injury worries going into the clash against Chelsea on Sunday.

CHELSEA:

Frank Lampard’s team has major injury worries ahead for their trip to Saint Mary, Olivier Giroud, Palmieri Emerson, Antonio Rudiger and Ruben Loftus-Cheek are all missing out from the squad due to various injuries.

HEAD TO HEAD:

This will be the 105th meeting between these two clubs with Chelsea winning 45. Southampton has 30 wins to their name – but has lost seven of the last eight games.

RECENT FORM

SOUTHAMPTON:

Ralph Hasenhüttl’s men have not been in the best of form in the Premier League this season, they sit at the 14th position after seven games in this season’s campaign.

Southampton won only two in their last five games, suffered two defeats and one ended in a draw.

CHELSEA:

The Blues have been able to react to Lampard tactics and they are gradually hit a good form under their new manager, the team is mainly dominated by young players.

Chelsea has won three of their last five games and two ended in a defeat.

PROBABLE LINE-UPS:

SOUTHAMPTON:

Gunn, Bednarek, Yoshida, Vestergaard, Ward-Prowse, Romeu, Højbjerg, Bertrand, Boufal, Redmond, Ings

CHELSEA:

Kepa, Azpilicueta, Christensen, Tomori, Alonso, Kante, Jorginho, Mount, Willian, Hudson-Odoi, Abraham 

PREDICTIONS:

Southampton 1-3 Chelsea
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