Saints vs WOL
Højbjerg: The crowd were behind us
Højberg earmarks the St Mary's atmosphere as a reason for Saints' fast start.
Hasenhüttl: We have to learn
Boss says Saints must be critical but move on quickly.
Highlights: Saints 2-3 Wolves
The pick of the action from the Premier League meeting at St Mary's.
90 in 90: Saints 2-3 Wolves
The key moments from the Premier League clash at St Mary's Stadium.
Gallery: Saints 2-3 Wolves
Check out our images from the Premier League clash at St Mary's.
Video: Højbjerg looking at bigger picture
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg looking ahead after Wolves defeat.
Video: Hasenhüttl on game of two halves
The boss reacts to the key moments against Wolves.
Hasenhüttl rues Saints' misfortune
Boss feels hard done by after Wolves revival.
Højbjerg: Tuesday is an opportunity to hit back
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg looks ahead to Tuesday night's game after defeat to Wolves on Saturday.
Wolves fightback ends Saints' unbeaten run
Visitors score three second-half goals in stunning turnaround.
Hasenhüttl reflects on reasons behind improvement
The Southampton manager on what has sparked his team's turnaround.
Match Pack: Saints vs Wolves
The match preview as Saints return to St Mary's.
Matchday Information: Saints vs Wolves
Get all the essential information ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash at St Mary's.
Hasenhüttl relishing Wolves battle
Southampton boss looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League game.
Video: Hasenhüttl's Wolves preview
Watch as the manager previews Saturday's Premier League game.
Press Conference (part two): Hasenhüttl on Wolves test
The second part of the manager's pre-Wolves press.
SAINTS: Cédric stars in Wolves programme
Defender discusses the past, present and future inside Saturday's programme.
Press conference round-up: Wolves
All the pre-match talking points from the manager.
Gallery: Fine tuning for Wolves
Saints continue their preparation in training at Staplewood.
Press Conference (part one): Hasenhüttl's pre-Wolves press
The manager speaks with the media at Staplewood.
Limited Wolves tickets available
Fans need to act quickly to secure their seats for Saturday's Premier League clash at St Mary's.
Gallery: Training resumes
Saints return to Staplewood in preparation for Wolves visit.
Saints vs WOL As It Happened
- Jimenez gets a second to make it 3-2.
- Jimenez converts from the spot to make it 2-2.
- Neto gets one back for Wolves in the 53rd minute
- Bednarek and Long make it 2-0 to Saints at HT
Tough to take...
Southampton saw their six-match unbeaten run come to an end as Wolves mounted a stirring second-half fightback at St Mary's. Our report here.17.08
FULL-TIME: Saints 2-3 Wolves
A second half comeback from the visitors is enough for the three points, with Jimenez scoring a brace as Wolves turned the game around. It's Saints' first defeat of 2020.
It falls to Boufal who can only hit it over...
The winger finds the ball at his feet at the back post and can only hit it over!
A mishap at the back for Wolves and Saints have a late, late corner...
STEPHENS HEADS WIDE!
Lovely, patient build-up play by Saints, but the central defender can only head wide with Patricio scrambling across...
SIX MINUTES ADDED TIME
COME ON SAINTS!
Yellow Card for Rúben Diogo da Silva Neves (Wolverhampton Wanderers)
Neves booked for the foul that lead to the free-kick
Another Saints free-kick
Boufal fouled as the home side surge forward...
Boufal rises highest but it's later cleared...
Nothing coming from the latest effort for Saints, who keep pushing here.
Free-kick for Saints...
Boufal turns his man and wins a set-play in a good position out wide for Ward-Prowse to deliver.
Break in play as Jimenez receives treatment
Wolves' number nine is down receiving treatment, finally getting to his feet after three minutes.
Jimenez has his second to complete the comeback...
Adama finds Jimenez at the back post who finds the far corner with a low drilled shot.
Raúl Jiménez (75’) | 2 – 3
It's scrambled off the line! 😤
Adams and Stephens were both involved, but Wolves manage to clear it away...
Free-kick for Saints...
Redmond is fouled and Ward-Prowse can fire in an effort here
Neto goes close for Wolves
Pedro Neto finds space inside the penalty area but can only blast his effort over.
OFF THE BAR! 😩
Nathan Redmond skips past two Wolves defenders and rattles the crossbar with a thunderous effort from outside the box!
Jimenez converts from the spot...
Wolves are level at St Mary's as Jimenez sends McCarthy the wrong way.
Raúl Jiménez (64’) | 2 – 2
VAR Decision: Penalty awarded for Wolverhampton Wanderers [Jonathan Castro Otto] was confirmed
Wolves have a penalty...
Yellow Card for Jan Bednarek (Southampton)
Bednarek cautioned for a foul on Adama who's looking lively.
Wolves get one back...
Adama's bursting run finds Neto, who turns and fires into the corner to give the visitors a foothold in the game.
Pedro Lomba Neto (53’) | 2 – 1
LONG CLOSE ONCE MORE! 😮
Redmond's crosses have been dangerous all game, and nothing changed there! He finds Long at the back post who forces Patricio to work, but his header eventually goes wide.
CHANCE...but the flag is up!
Ings finds himself with the ball at his feet inside the Wolves penalty area, but cannot control the ball before it finds Long, who is alleged to be offside.
More of the same please, Saints!
HALF-TIME: Saints 2-0 Wolves
How about that for a first-half?! Saints dominant in the first 45, Bednarek firing them ahead after 15 minutes following a Ward-Prowse free-kick, before Shane Long's glancing header doubled our lead. More of the same please!
LONG CLOSE AGAIN! 🤭
Another cross from Cédric, met by Long, but this time it goes just over!
👏 THAT HEADER 👏
Shane Long's beautiful header has doubled our lead!
Cédric with a beautiful cross in, which was met by the Irishman's glancing header to double Saints' lead!
Shane Long (36’) | 2 – 0
Good footwork from Redmond 👏
Our winger dances into the Wolves penalty area, but eventually loses out as the opposition clear.
Jimenez comes close again
A teasing cross by Pedro Neto is eventually turned away from goal by Jimenez, who found space in the penalty area.
Yellow Card for James Ward-Prowse (Southampton)
The midfielder is booked for a challenge on Joao Moutinho.
Jimenez fires an effort over...
The Wolves number nine gets ahead of Ings from a set-piece and lashes an effort high and wide
CLOSE AGAIN! 😫
Redmond whips in a great cross which finds an unmarked Cedric and Højbjerg at the back post, with the former heading into Patricio's arms.
McCarthy gets a touch and Saints clear...
Adama hits a cross in, which McCarthy meets but cannot collect before a Saints defender reaches it and hits it away ahead of Jimenez.
HOW ABOUT THAT? 👀
Bednarek fires us into an early lead!
WHAT A START!
Ward-Prowse with the ball in, which an unmarked Jan Bednarek fires into the top corner from the back post!
Jan Bednarek (15’) | 1 – 0
Højbjerg is fouled
Good possession play from Saints, with the skipper eventually being fouled in a promising position for a Ward-Prowse delivery.
Adama has an effort deflected wide...
The wide man for Wolves shows some good feet, but his shot is deflected wide.
Early tussle between Redmond and Neto...
Saints fans were calling for a free-kick, but the referee points in Wolves' direction inside their own half.
Here come the teams...
COME ON YOU SAINTS! 😇14.56
15 minutes till kick-off...14.45
WOLVES TEAM NEWS 🐺
Wolves XI: Patricio, Doherty, Coady (c), Dendoncker, Jonny, Saïss, Moutinho, Neves, Neto, Jiménez, Adama
Subs: Ruddy, Jordao, Gibbs-White, Giles, Kilman, Ashley-Seal, Buur14.03
Your front ✌️
It's unchanged from the win at Leicester, with Shane Long and Danny Ings partnering up top.
SAINTS TEAM NEWS 😇
Saints XI: McCarthy, Cédric, Stephens, Bednarek, Højbjerg (c), Ward-Prowse, Armstrong, Redmond, Long, Ings
15 minutes till team news...
Stay tuned for your team news Saints fans! 📝13.45
The answer... Nathan Redmond 👊
Well done to the 50% of you who voted for Redders in our poll! Our number 22 scored twice the last time Wolves visited St Mary's in a 3-1 win! Shane Long got the third.12.57
All smiles 😁
The players are in good spirits ahead of today's fixture...12.45
The final touches 👌
2️⃣and a half hours till kick-off...12.28
Difficult opponent, but as we played them last time we have to follow this way. Then we have a chance."Ralph HasenhüttlSouthampton FC manager
🗣 Pre-match thoughts...
Ralph Hasenhüttl spoke to us earlier in the week ahead of today's Premier League clash.10.42
It's GAMEDAY! Southampton take on Wolves in the Premier League, with Ralph Hasenhüttl's men looking to continue their perfect record so far in 2020. Saints will go level on points with today's visitors if they win this afternoon, whilst Wolves could rise to as high as fifth with a victory.10.40
Saints vs WOL Line Ups
Alex McCarthy (GK)
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg (C)
Nathan RedmondSofiane Boufal (78′)
Stuart ArmstrongMoussa Djenepo (71′)
Shane LongChe Adams (71′)
Rui Patrício (GK)
Conor Coady (C)
Pedro NetoMaximilian Kilman (86′)
Saints vs WOL Match Stats
Shots on target54