Southampton vs Chelsea Match Report

2018 Oct 12

This Sunday, Southampton faced Chelsea at Saint Mary's Stadium for the 8th day of the Premier League. With a final score of 0-3, Chelsea dominated the game with goals from Eden Hazard, Ross Barkley and Alvaro Morata.The opening scoring was signed by Hazard, assisted by Barkley, in the 30th minute, in favour of Chelsea. A goal from Ross Barkley (57th) and Alvaro Morata (93rd) then increased the lead of the Blues.Ross Barkley was a major member of his club, being decisive twice (1 goal and 1 assist). Eden Hazard, with 1 goal and 1 assist, also showed herself at this meeting.The Saints managed 6 shots without being able to deceive the vigilance of the defence of the Blues. The Londoners also managed to shoot on goal 6 times. Maurizio Sarri's team virtually stripped the Mark Hughes team with a 65% possession rate.Of the Southampton players, Bertrand (47th), Lemina (54th), Soares (59th), Romeu (61st), Hojbjerg (66th) and Ings (90th) were notified by Craig Pawson.Following this match, the London team rose to 1st place with 20 points, and Southampton, five points, remains on the 16th place.The next matches of Southampton FC and Chelsea FCOn October 20, Southampton will travel to AFC Bournemouth on the 9th day of the Premier League. For the same occasion, Chelsea FC will host Manchester United the same day.

Southampton vs Chelsea fact sheet

  • Southampton - Chelsea : 0-3 (0-1 at half time)
  • In Southampton (Saint Mary's Stadium), October 7, 2018
  • Referee: Craig Pawson
  • Southampton FC coach: Mark Hughes
  • Composition of Southampton FC: McCarthy (1), Yoshida (3), Hoedt (6), Bednarek (35) [then Romeu in the 46th], Hojbjerg (23), Lemina (18), Soares (2), Redmond (22) ), Ings (9), Gabbiadini (20) [and Long in the 78th] and Bertrand (21)
  • Chelsea FC coach: Maurizio Sarri
  • Composition of Chelsea FC: Arrizabalaga (1), Azpilicueta (28), Luiz (30), Rudiger (2), Alonso (3), Jorginho (5), Kante (7), Barkley (8) [then Kovacic in the 81st ], Giroud (18) [then Morata in the 68th], Hazard (10) and Willian (22) [then Pedro in the 75th]
  • Goals: Eden Hazard (30th), Ross Barkley (57th) and Alvaro Morata (93rd) for Chelsea
  • Warnings: Bertrand (47), Lemina (54), Soares (59), Romeu (61), Hojbjerg (66) and Ings (90) for Southampton FC
  • No ejected players