Liverpool are visiting Southampton tonight in hopes of restoring their three point lead at the top of the Premier League table. There have been wins for many of the pursuers this weekend, with Tottenham, Manchester City and Leicester bridging the gap to leaders and Manchester United have closed with 33 points, but Liverpool have the superior goal difference and can maintain their position with the victory in St Mary’s

Southampton has been struggling for form in the last few weeks and has not won the last four league games In that run, Ralph Hasenhuttl’s team fell from second place in the table to ninth, however Danny Ings’ return to the starting line-up after an injury has given Saints a boost and they will hope he can do some damage to his former club tonight. p>
Kick-off: Southampton begins the game with a long ball that goes straight to Trent Alexander-Arnold The ball is passed into midfield and Thiago Fouls Stuart Armstrong

The teams take the field Jordan Henderson leads Liverpool He starts in the middle tonight Let’s see how it goes

Danny Ings has been directly involved in 38 club goals in the Premier League since Ralph Hasenhuttl became coach in December 2018 He scored 31 goals and placed seven on

Liverpool had only one shot on goal in the second half of the last two Premier League games and only six shots on goal in these games

Saints have only won one of their last 15 Premier League games on a Monday, drew seven and lost seven

This is one of Southampton’s best start to a Premier League season as the Saints hit their highest score of 26 points after 16 games

Ralph Hasenhuttl has explained his team changes.He told Sky Sports that Alex McCarthy was out with the coronavirus, which we knew but Oriol Romeu has a calf injury and Che Adams is out with a concussion

Liverpool have only won four of their last 14 away games in the Premier League, drew six and lost four

You have not scored a goal against Newcastle for the first time this season this season

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