The Foxes, Leicester take on Southampton today
One sure thing is that the only real positive that
Surely the Saints can take away from the defeat against the fourth-placed team
Which is that they can now focus fully on their quest to stay in the Premier League
Now with 14 games left. back to shorten the gap by 4 points and get out of the relegation group.
However, Soton will be looking for response in the EPL
Right after leading bottom team Southampton to an impressive 1-0 win over Chelsea and being confirmed as the club’s permanent manager for the rest of the season, Ruben Selles has suffered defeat in his last two games.
Then within 5 days. The first was a loss to Leeds in the Premier League and then an embarrassing defeat to League Two representatives Grimsby Town in the FA Cup.
The team, Southampton fans have had little fun at St Mary’s so far this season, with just six points accumulated in 11 home Premier League games, six fewer than any other team in the league. fight.
Looking at the opposite side, coach Brendan Rodgers had hoped that Leicester’s impressive victories over Aston Villa (4-2) and Tottenham (4-1) could serve as a springboard for the return of the home team.
For sure however, the Foxes finally ended February with three consecutive defeats to Man United and Arsenal in the Premier League and Blackburn in the FA Cup.
We all know that the Foxes come into the game on Saturday after winning eight of their last 10 Premier League games against bottom-placed teams, and are on a five-match unbeaten streak when they visited St Mary’s before, including including a memorable 9-0 win in October 2019.