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PREVIEW: Southampton vs. West Bromwich Albion: Start time, team news, stats, TV schedule, match thread, and how to watch Premier League online

All the information you need to know as Southampton host West Brom in game nine of the 2017/18 Premier League season.

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Key Information:

Date/time: 21/10/2017, 17:30 (UK), 12:30 ET, 09:30 PT (USA)

Venue: St. Mary’s Stadium, Southampton, UK

Official: TBC

TV: BT Sport (UK), NBC (USA) and check out LiveSoccerTV for alternatives.

Streaming: BT Sport app (UK), NBCSN (USA)

Radio: BBC Radio Solent (UK)

Southampton will be looking to improve on last week’s home point against Newcastle United, which came in a 2-2 draw at home, as they welcome Tony Pulis’ ever-tough West Bromwich Albion this evening.

Team news:


West Brom:

Let’s hope the sale of Jay Rodriguez doesn’t come back to haunt the Saints...

Stats Zone (via BBC Sport):

West Brom are unbeaten in three of their last five games at Southampton following a winless run of 19 matches.

There have been only 21 goals in 14 Premier League meetings, with the away side failing to score in nine of those matches.

Southampton have won one of their last 10 Premier League home fixtures (D4, L5), and have failed to score in eight of those matches.

They have conceded a league-high 33% of their Premier League goals from outside the box this season.

Shane Long has failed to score in his last 25 games for club and country.

No side has been awarded more Premier League penalties in 2017 than Saints, who have been given seven.

They have won just one home league game this season - against West Ham on 19 August.

Four players over the age of 34 have appeared for West Brom this season - two more than any Premier League rival.

The Baggies have registered just two wins in 17 league games (D6, L9) and one in 13 away league fixtures (D5, L7).

A defeat would be West Brom's 200th in the Premier League.

West Brom have scored 47 set-piece goals in the Premier League since Tony Pulis over - more than any other side.

Of Pulis' 102 Premier League games in charge, only 10 have seen the Baggies retain possession more than their opponent.

Betting Odds:

Bet 365: Southampton: 5/6 - Draw: 12/5 - WBA: 17/4

Bet Victor: Southampton: 17/20 - Draw: 12/5 - WBA: 21/5

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