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PREVIEW: Southampton vs. Huddersfield kick-off time, team news, injury update, stats, how to watch Premier League on TV and online

All the information you need to know as Southampton host Huddersfield Town in the FINAL game of the 2018/19 Premier League season.

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Southampton FC play their last game of the 2018/19 Premier League season against Huddersfield Town today Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images

HOW TO WATCH, STREAM SOUTHAMPTON VS HUDDERSFIELD TOWN AND PREMIER LEAGUE GAMES:

Date/time: 12/5/2019, 15:00 (UK), 10:00 ET, 07:00 PT (USA)

Venue: St. Mary’s, Southampton, UK

TV: None (UK), NBC Sports Live Extra (USA) and check out LiveSoccerTV for alternatives.

Available Streaming: None (UK), Fubo.TV (EVERY Southampton game with a high-quality and legal stream, click here to sign up for a free Fubo.TV trial and benefit from a discount for new members), NBC Sports (USA).


Southampton vs. Huddersfield Town Team News:

Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl continues to have a number of selection issues with his Saints defenders.

Centre-back duo Maya Yoshida and Jannik Vestergaard remain out. Vestergaard has been suffering with a groin injury for a number of weeks, while Yoshida has been struggling with a virus.

Huddersfield are also missing a defender in Erik Durm.

Mathias Jorgensen and Chris Lowe are doubts but could still play, while manager Jan Siewert has confirmed back-up goalkeeper Joel Coleman will start on their final game of the season ahead of a return to the Championship.


Southampton vs. Huddersfield Stats Zone (via BBC Sport):

Head-to-head

  • Southampton are unbeaten in the last four meetings in all competitions (W2, D2).
  • Huddersfield’s last away win against Saints was a 2-1 top-flight victory in September 1971.

Southampton

  • Saints are on a four-match winless run (D2, L2), conceding three goals in all but one of those matches.
  • Their tally of six Premier League wins in 2019 matches their entire total for 2018.
  • They have only lost two of their eight home league games in 2019, winning four and drawing two.
  • They and opponents Huddersfield have both used a Premier League-high 30 players this season.
  • Shane Long could become the first Saints player to score in four consecutive Premier League home games since James Beattie in April 2003.

Huddersfield Town

  • Huddersfield ended a run of eight consecutive league defeats with their 1-1 draw against Manchester United last weekend.
  • Defeat against Southampton would mean they equal the Premier League record of 29 losses in a single season.
  • They have failed to score in eight of their past nine away league matches, and their tally of 11 away goals this season is the lowest in the division.
  • They have also kept a joint league-low five clean sheets.
  • Unless they win by five or more goals, the Terriers will become the second team in Premier League history to end with a goal difference of -50 or worse.

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