SOUTHAMPTON VS WATFORD – Full Match Highlights 2019
Southampton will welcome fellow strugglers Watford to St Mary’s in the Premier League on Saturday evening with both teams desperate for all three points.
Watford are currently bottom of the table with just eight points from their 13 matches, while Southampton sit just one spot above the Hornets with just one more point.
Southampton midfielder Sofiane Boufal is expected to miss Saturday’s game after stubbing his big toe on the kitchen table at home.
Stuart Armstrong has been ruled out because of a hamstring problem but Jannik Vestergaard is in contention following illness.
Craig Dawson is Watford’s latest defensive casualty, having needed stitches in a head wound last weekend.
Roberto Pereyra has overcome a thigh strain but might not start.
Christian Kabasele, Daryl Janmaat, Sebastian Prodl, Tom Cleverley, Danny Welbeck and Daniel Bachmann remain out.
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- Southampton are winless in their past three Premier League home games against Watford (D2, L1).
- The last three top-flight encounters have finished level, with Watford coming from behind to draw each time.
- Watford have won only two of the 17 most recent top-flight meetings (D8, L7).