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PREVIEW: Southampton - Fulham team news, how to watch Premier League on TV and stream online

Here’s all the information you need to know as Southampton welcome Fulham in game 36 of the Premier League season

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HOW TO WATCH, STREAM SOUTHAMPTON VS FULHAM AND OTHER PREMIER LEAGUE GAMES:

Date/time: 15/5/2021, 15:00 (UK), 10:00 ET, 07:00 PT (USA)

Venue: St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton, UK

How to watch Southampton vs Fulham on TV

UK: Sky Sports

USA: NBCSN

Canada: Streaming only on DAZN. See below for more information.

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How to legally stream Southampton vs Fulham online

UK: Sky GO

USA: NBCSN

Canada: DAZN (Watch EVERY Saints match in Canada with a high-quality, legal stream with DAZN. Click here to start your free DAZN trial to watch Premier League soccer)

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Southampton vs. Fulham team news

Southampton are riding a high after securing only their fourth Premier League win of 2021, coming from behind to defeat Crystal Palace 3-1 at St Mary’s on Tuesday.

Fulham, meanwhile, has their relegation from the top of the English football period confirmed on Monday when they were beat by Burnley.

Other than long-term injury absentees like Oriol Romeu and Will Smallbone, Saints manager Ralph Hasenhuttl only has one new selection headache.

Defender Jan Bednarek is a doubt to feature on Saturday afternoon after he picked up an ankle injury against Palace earlier in the week.

Another confirmed absentee is Ryan Bertrand, who confirmed he will be leaving the club at the end of the season.

As for Fulham, Scott Parker will have no new injury concerns to affect his team selection.

Tom Cairney is still out, but former Saint Harrison Reed could feature against the club he grew up at after recovering from an ankle injury.


Southampton vs Fulham pre-match stats

Head-to-head

  • Southampton have lost just one of the past eight Premier League meetings, winning three and drawing four.
  • Fulham have only won one of their past 30 league visits to Southampton (D8, L21).
  • There has only been one away win in 15 Premier League encounters.

Southampton

  • Southampton have won once in five matches, drawing one and losing three.
  • They have earned the fewest points (14) and conceded the most goals (43) in the Premier League this calendar year.
  • Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side have lost 13 of 17 league games since beating Liverpool in January.
  • Saints have only kept one clean sheet in their last 18 league matches.
  • They have lost just three of their last 43 Premier League home fixtures against sides starting the day in the relegation zone.

Fulham

  • Fulham have only earned one point from their seven most recent matches.
  • They have failed to score in 17 league games this season; only Sheffield United have fared worse.
  • Fulham have opened the scoring in nine Premier League away matches this season but won just three of those.
  • Top scorer Bobby De Cordova-Reid is without a goal in his past 12 appearances.
  • All three of Aleksandar Mitrovic’s Premier League goals for Fulham this season have come away from home.

Stats via BBC Sport


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