WBA vs Saints Match Centre
Video: Clasie's goal from all angles
Watch Jordy Clasie's stunner against West Brom.
Clasie: Fraser was unbelievable
Jordy Clasie has heaped praise on Fraser Forster for his performance against West Bromwich Albion.
90 in 90: West Brom 0-1 Saints
Watch our 90-second highlights package from the Hawthorns.
Highlights: West Brom 0-1 Saints
Watch the best of the action from the win at West Brom.
Puel praises midfield duo
Saints boss on Jordy Clasie and Pierre-Emile Højbjerg.
Gallery: West Brom 0-1 Saints
View our selection of images from the Hawthorns.
Video: Puel delighted with West Brom success
Watch Claude Puel reaction to Southampton's victory at West Brom
Video: Clasie on winning strike
Watch Jordy Clasie reflect on the win at West Brom.
I enjoyed being back on the pitch, says Clasie
Jordy Clasie has expressed his delight at returning to the Southampton starting eleven with a goal and a win.
Puel: We showed quality and character
The Saints boss gives his verdict on the win at West Brom.
Forster: That caps off a good week
Fraser Forster believes Southampton’s victory over West Bromwich Albion caps off a good week’s work for Claude Puel’s men.
Clasie fires Saints to victory
Read our report from Saints' 1-0 win at the Hawthorns.
On The Road: West Bromwich Albion
Check out our guide to the Hawthorns as Southampton prepare to face West Brom.
Ward-Prowse sets sights on West Brom
James Ward-Prowse has stressed the importance of Saturday’s visit to the Hawthorns to take on West Bromwich Albion.
Puel on West Brom's threat
The Saints boss previews the trip to the Hawthorns.
Gallery: Saints finish West Brom preparations
View our images from Friday's training session at Staplewood.
Match Preview: West Bromwich Albion vs Saints
Get all the information you need ahead of Southampton's trip to face West Brom in the Premier League.
Video: Ward-Prowse on West Brom
James Ward-Prowse looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion.
Ward-Prowse: Goals have come with confidence
James Ward-Prowse has admitted he is full of confidence heading into Saturday’s clash with West Bromwich Albion.
Quiz: West Brom vs Saints
Five minutes, 18 possible answers. How many can you get?
WBA vs Saints As It Happened
Key moments so far
- Tadić curls just wide of the target
- Long's header skims past the post
- Clasie opens the scoring for Saints
- Forster denies Rondon from point-blank range
Jordy Clasie's first-half strike and Fraser Forster's late heroics earn Saints the win. Seven points out of nine... not a bad week! 😏16.55
What a save!
Craig Dawson's volley from close range is punched clear by the left hand of Fraser Forster before Allan Nyom blasts the rebound over. What a stop!
Five minutes has been added on here at the Hawthorns.
Southampton substitution: Harrison Reed replaces Jordy Clasie
Goalscorer Jordy Clasie makes way for Harrison Reed.
It could be a nervy final few...
West Brom are really pushing forward and throwing balls into the box here, but Saints are standing firm.
Fantastic support 👏
2,289 of you made the trip up north for the game today. Thank you once again for your fantastic support!
The boss 👊
Claude Puel watches on from the touchline at the Hawthorns as we enter the closing stages of the match.
Southampton substitution: Sam McQueen replaces Ryan Bertrand
Claude Puel brings Sam McQueen on to replace Ryan Bertand.
Dušan Tadić curls a fine effort towards goal, but it grazes the outside of Ben Foster's far post. So, so close!
West Bromwich Albion substitution: Hal Robson-Kanu replaces Darren Fletcher
Hal Robson-Kanu comes on for Darren Fletcher in West Brom's final change of the afternoon.
Redmond lets fire...
Nathan Redmond shifts the ball out of his feet and rifles a strike at goal from the corner of the penalty area but it is easily held by Ben Foster.
West Bromwich Albion substitution: James McClean replaces Matt Phillips
Another change for Tony Pulis and West Brom, as Matt Phillips makes way for James McClean.
Yoshida picks a pass
Maya Yoshida brings the ball forward early in the second half.
West Bromwich Albion substitution: Chris Brunt replaces Gareth McAuley
Tony Pulis makes the first change of the afternoon, as Gareth McAuley is replaced by Chris Brunt.
Yellow Card for Matt Phillips (West Bromwich Albion)
Matt Phillips picks up a booking for a late tackle on Jordy Clasie.
We are back under way...
The action has restarted here at the Hawthorns.
Excellent first half 😇
Jordy Clasie's first Premier League goal gives Saints the advantage at the break - and it's no less than they deserve!
Shane Long meets Nathan Redmond's teasing cross inside the penalty area, but his stooping header skims past the post.
Where's the camera man, Dušan? 🤔
Jordy Clasie is mobbed after putting Saints ahead at the Hawthorns.
What a save!
Fraser Forster does superbly to deny Salomon Rondon's header from point-blank range. That was a free header at the back post for the Baggies target man...
Yellow Card for Jonny Evans (West Bromwich Albion)
Jonny Evans chops down Nathan Redmond on the edge of the West Brom penalty area.
Get in there!
Dušan Tadić tees up Jordy Clasie on the edge of the penalty area and he rifles in his first league goal for Saints.
Jordy Clasie (25’) | West Bromwich Albion 0 – 1 Southampton
Chance for the hosts
Solomon Rondon knocks a header down to James Morrison who strikes from the edge of the penalty area, but Fraser Forster gets down well to beat the ball away.
Jack Stephens prevents a dangerous-looking West Brom attack and then sends Nathan Redmond on the counter. He then tees up Dušan Tadić in the area, but his shot is deflected behind for a corner.
A good start here for Saints - they are enjoying plenty of possession but are yet to create their first real chance of the afternoon.
We are under way here at the Hawthorns...
Here's what West Brom manager Tony Pulis has had to say ahead of today's clash.14.55
it was a huge three points for us the other night - we want to come here now and do the same. But we are under no illusions how hard the game will be today.fraser forster
The lads are here! 😇
Watch as the players arrive at the Hawthorns ahead of this afternoon's Premier League match against West Bromwich Albion.14.13
Southampton's line-up revealed!
Starting XI: Forster, Cédric, Stephens, Yoshida (c), Bertrand, Clasie, Højbjerg, Ward-Prowse, Tadić, Redmond, Long.
Team news coming soon
Not long to wait now... We'll have the Saints line-up here for you at 2pm BST!13.46
Ward-Prowse looks to West Brom
We grabbed a few words with James Ward-Prowse in the build-up to today's game. Hear what he had to say.13.17
we know the importance of oriol, but we have clasie and højbjerg, who have trained very well.claude puelon romeu's two-game ban
Puel previews today's game
Watch as we caught up with Saints boss Claude Puel in his office at Staplewood to talk about this afternoon's match.12.17
Check out our preparations
The lads have been busy at the training ground over the past few days, following the win over Crystal Palace on Wednesday. Watch some of them getting to work.12.02
Southampton are on the road today, as we visit West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League. Stick with us for build-up, match updates and live commentary.
WBA vs Saints Line Ups
West Bromwich Albion
Ben Foster (GK)
Gareth McAuleyChris Brunt (53′)
Darren Fletcher (C)Hal Robson-Kanu (66′)
Matt PhillipsJames McClean (62′)
Fraser Forster (GK)
Maya Yoshida (C)
Nathan RedmondJosh Sims (71′)
Jordy ClasieHarrison Reed (85′)
James Ward-ProwseSam McQueen (71′)
WBA vs Saints Match Stats
Shots on target63