Southampton will be hunting for the three points after the disappointing draw on Tuesday. Barnsley have a poor record away from home and will probably try to stifle the Saints attack.
Southampton Team News:
Daniel fox is back in training and could make the starting line-up. Chaplow was rested on Tuesday and could be back in the team.
Player to watch: Adam Lallana
Adam is pure class and will help open the door to the goals we need.
Barnsley Team News:
The Tykes have signed West Ham forward Frank Nouble on loan ahead of the game to bolster their striking options.
Michael Tonge was an unused substitute in midweek whilst forward David Cotterill made a late appearance from the bench. Both players could also be in line for starting berths.
Player to watch: Frank Nouble
Hammer’s striker could add some fire power to Barnsley’s attack.
Match Facts & Stats
Saints have a fairly good home record against the tykes, winning 13, drawing 6 and losing 7.
Though Saints run at home isn’t great of late Barnsley have lost their last 4 away and should be no match for the Saints strike force.
Mr David Phillips officiates
Mr K Johnson and Mr S Daly assist
The Fourth Official is Mr C Lymer.
Saints win 3-0