SUN v Saints Match Centre
Tadić revels in latest role
Dušan Tadić on his change of position at Sunderland.
Davis: Break can help us
Southampton captain Steven Davis on success against Sunderland and preparing for the EFL Cup final.
Saints record joint-biggest Premier League away win
Saturday’s 4-0 victory against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light saw Southampton equal their biggest top tier away win.
Gabbiadini catches Camara
Manolo Gabbiadini has become the first player since Henri Camara to score in his first two Premier League games for Southampton.
Gabbiadini: I've settled in better than I could expect
Manolo Gabbiadini says he's settled into life with Southampton better than he ever could have expected.
Video: Gabbiadini's stunning second at Sunderland
Watch Manolo Gabbiadini's second goal against Sunderland from every angle.
Clean sheet delights Stephens
Southampton's Jack Stephens credits the whole team for clean sheet against Sunderland.
Gabbiadini praises teammates after win
Manolo Gabbiadini praised his teammates following Southampton's 4-0 win against Sunderland.
Full 90: Sunderland 0-4 Saints
Watch back the full 90 minutes from Southampton's 4-0 win against Sunderland.
Tadić: We take condfience to Wembley
Dušan Tadić is hoping Southampton can use the confidence from the victory over Sunderland in the EFL Cup final.
Video: Stephens reflects on big win at Sunderland
Jack Stephens reflects on Southampton's 4-0 win against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Stephens: We needed that
Jack Stephens delighted with the victory against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Puel looks ahead to Wembley
Claude Puel turns his attention to the EFL Cup final.
Puel: Tadić's best of the season
Saints boss hails Dušan Tadić's display at Sunderland.
90 in 90: Sunderland 0-4 Saints
Watch our 90-second highlights package.
Highlights: Sunderland 0-4 Saints
Watch highlights from Southampton's 4-0 win at Sunderland.
Tadić praises Gabbiadini performance
Dušan Tadić praises the display of Manolo Gabbiadini after Southampton's win over Sunderland
Gallery: Sunderland 0-4 Saints
View the best of the images from the Stadium of Light.
Video: Tadić on Sunderland success
Watch as Dušan Tadić reflects on Southampton's 4-0 win over Sunderland in the Premier League
Puel hails strikeforce
Claude Puel on Manolo Gabbiadini and Shane Long after the 4-0 win at Sunderland.
SUN v Saints As It Happened
Key moments so far
- Manolo Gabbiadini's double puts Saints in control at the Stadium of Light
- Gabbiadini becomes first Saints player since 2005 to score in first two PL appearances.
- Jason Denayer's late own goal makes it three goals and three points
- Claude Puel's first away points in 2017 were wrapped by Shane Long
FULL TIME: Sunderland 0-4 Saints
A superb away performance from Claude Puel's men sees them wrap up their first away points of 2017 at Sunderland! 😇
Yellow Card for Wahbi Khazri (Sunderland)
Wahbi Khazri tries to pull one back with his hand and is booked
Shane Long is teed up by James Ward-Prowse and he slams home the fourth to add gloss to the scoreline.
Shane Long (+2’) | Sunderland 0 – 4 Southampton
Three points sealed
Ryan Bertrand's low centre is turned in by Jason Denayer with Shane Long waiting to finish it off.
Jason Denayer (88’) | Sunderland 0 – 3 Southampton
Borini flashes a header wide
Bryan Oviedo's cross from the left is glanced well wide by Fabio Borini as Sunderland look for a lifeline.
Pienaar fires wide
Khazri's shot deflects out for a corner and Sunderland keep the pressure up but Steven Pienaar's effort is off target.
Southampton substitution: Pierre-Emile Højbjerg replaces Dušan Tadić
Sunderland substitution: Wahbi Khazri replaces Darron Gibson
Redmond goes close
Nathan Redmond is released down the left and has the chance to wraps things up, but Vito Mannone makes a decent stop.
Keep them going, Claude!
Claude Puel roars his side on as we approach the final minutes of this game at the Stadium of Light.
Shane Long peels off Lamine Kone in the box, and forces a save from Vito Mannone with a well directed header.
Southampton substitution: Shane Long replaces Manolo Gabbiadini
Another good opportunity
Nathan Redmond gets to the byline and crosses for James Ward-Prowse who can't steer his header on target.
Ward-Prowse's long range effort over
James Ward-Prowse takes aim from range and his right-footed drive isn't far away from testing Vito Mannone.
NDong calls Forster into action
Didier NDong does well to evade the challenge of Oriol Romeu before unleashing a shot from the edge of the box that's easy for Fraser Forster to collect.
Tadić strike saved
Dušan Tadić's powerful drive from the edge of the box is saved well by Vito Mannone as Saints press for a third.
Sunderland substitution: Fabio Borini replaces Sebastian Larsson
Confident start from Saints
Lovely play in the Sunderland half almost sees Dušan Tadić engineer an opportunity but Jason Denayer makes a crucial challenge in the box.
James Ward-Prowse's corner falls for Manolo Gabbiadini but his effort is comfortable for Vito Mannone on this occasion.
We're back under way...
Let's keep this going, Saints 😇
Sunderland substitution: Steven Pienaar replaces John O'Shea
One change at the break for the hosts as Steven Pienaar replaces John O'Shea, with Jermain Defoe taking the armband.
HALF TIME: Sunderland 0-2 Saints
Manolo Gabbiadini's double sees the visitors go into the break with the lead at the Stadium of Light 💪
Manolo Gabbiadini takes in Dušan Tadić's pass before a beautiful turn past Lamine Kone and he coolly slots it beyond Vito Mannone.
Manolo Gabbiadini (44’) | Sunderland 0 – 2 Southampton
Defoe goes down
Sebastian Larsson's deep corner is flicked on to Jermain Defoe by Billy Jones who goes down under a challenge from Ryan Bertran but it's a goal kick.
Gabbiadini released again
Dušan Tadić links up with Manolo Gabbiadini and slides the ball into the forward's run beyond Sunderland's defence but he's offside.
Ryan Bertrand's superb delivery from the left and Manolo Gabbiadini gets the final touch to give the visitors the lead. Get in!
Manolo Gabbiadini (29’) | Sunderland 0 – 1 Southampton
Cédric fires over
Dušan Tadić feeds Manolo Gabbiadini with a clever through ball and the Italian forward's cut back finds the advancing Cédric whose shot isn't troubling Vito Mannone.
Yoshida battles in the air
Maya Yoshida rises highest to win the ball from the lively Adnan Januzaj in the air.
Gabbiadini's snapshot drifts wide
Darron Gibson's loose pass falls nicely for Manolo Gabbiadini on the edge of the box but his first time shot with his left foot goes well wide.
Defoe fires wide
Adnan Januzaj drifts into the box and crosses low for Jermain Defoe but it comes at the forward too quickly for him to turn it on target.
Redmond drives forward
Nathan Redmond looks to get the better of Lamine Kone early on here at the Stadium of Light.
Larsson's free-kick off the wall
Adnan Januzaj makes a decoy run, before Sebastian Larsson steps up and curls a right-footed effort into the wall.
Redmond brings down NDong
Didier NDong drives forward from midfield and Nathan Redmond brings him down for a free-kick in a promising position for the hosts.
Bertrand makes a vital block
Bryan Oviedo's deep cross is cleared by Ryan Bertrand as far as Adnan Januzaj, who sees his low, curling effort blocked by the Saints defender.
We're underway at the Stadium of Light...
Come on, Saints! 😇15.00
Moyes on Sunderland team news
David Moyes speaks to the media after making one change to the side that beat Crystal Palace last weekend.14.28
Puel previews Sunderland
Claude Puel speaks to the media at the Stadium of Light ahead of today's clash with Sunderland.14.27
Redmond: Every game is an opportunity
Saints forward Nathan Redmond speaks to the media upon arrival at the Stadium of Light.14.14
Saints arrive at Sunderland
Watch as the Southampton squad arrived at the Stadium of Light for today's clash with Sunderland in the Premier League.14.13
He was the match winner here last time and Dušan Tadić returns to the starting XI as Claude Puel makes two changes to the side that lost out against West Ham United.14.12
Sunderland team announced
Starting XI: Mannone, Jones, Oviedo, Kone, O'Shea (c), Denayer, NDong, Larsson, Gibson, Januzaj, Defoe.
Subs: Mika, Manquillo, Pienaar, Khazri, Lescott, Honeyman, Borini
The teams are in!
Starting XI: Forster, Cédric, Yoshida, Stephens, Bertrand, Romeu, Davis (c), Ward-Prowse, Tadić, Redmond, Gabbiadini.
Subs: Hassen, Gardos, McQueen, Sims, Højbjerg, Long, Rodriguez
The scene is set! 😇
Not long to go now until we reveal team news from the Stadium of Light. Who'd be in your starting XI?13.53
WE'RE NOT OBLIVIOUS TO OUR FORM BUT WE'VE HAD A GOOD WEEK AND WE'VE GOT AN OPPORTUNITY TODAY TO PUT IT RIGHT.nathan redmondforward
The Inside Track: Sunderland
Get the lowdown of today's opponents from Sunderland Echo journalist Richard Mennear ahead of kick-off. Read here.13.11
Let's hope for more of these today! Enjoy a selection of Saints goals against Sunderland from years gone by.13.07
Højbjerg on Sunderland
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg previews an important Premier League clash against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.13.05
More Manolo magic? 🎩
Manolo Gabbiadini could become only the second Saints player to score in their first two Premier League appearances today. Henri Camara was the first in February 2005.12.33
Romeu previews Sunderland clash
Hear what Oriol Romeu had to say ahead of today's game against Sunderland in the Premier League.12.18
Opposition View: Sunderland
Sunderland boss David Moyes is hoping his side can use the confidence from their last victory when they meet Southampton today. His thoughts here.12.14
We have had many losses and it's important to have a good reaction and a good answer. we have trained very well this week.claude puelsouthampton manager
Inside Staplewood: Saints prepare for Sunderland
Watch footage from training at Staplewood Campus ahead of today's clash with Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.11.49
Puel on Sunderland test
We spoke to Southampton boss Claude Puel to get his thoughts ahead of the trip to face Sunderland in the Premier League.11.48
It's matchday! 😇
Southampton travel to face Sunderland in the Premier League at the Stadium of Light as they look to get back to winning ways.11.41
SUN v Saints Line Ups
Vito Mannone (GK)
John O'Shea (C)Steven Pienaar (45′)
Sebastian LarssonFabio Borini (58′)
Darron GibsonWahbi Khazri (81′)
Fraser Forster (GK)
Steven Davis (C)
Dusan TadicPierre-Emile Højbjerg (82′)
Manolo GabbiadiniShane Long (73′)
SUN v Saints Match Stats
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