Saints vs Swansea
Pellegrino: Our fans were great
Mauricio Pellegrino on his first competitive home game in charge.
Gallery: Saints 0-0 Swansea
Enjoy our photographer's best images from the opening day draw with Swansea City.
We’ve got to be more clinical, says Davis
Steven Davis felt Southampton created enough chances to see off Swansea City.
90 in 90: Saints 0-0 Swansea
Watch the best of the action from St Mary's.
Highlights: Saints 0-0 Swansea
View the best of the action from St Mary's.
Mixed emotions for Pellegrino
Saints boss gives his verdict on Swansea draw.
Tadić rues missed chances in Swans draw
Dušan Tadić on a frustrating afternoon against Swansea.
Video: Tadić frustrated by stalemate
Dušan Tadić reflects on Swansea City draw.
Report: Saints 0-0 Swansea
Southampton were held to a goalless draw with Swansea City on the opening day of the Premier League season.
Press conference (part two): Pellegrino previews Swansea
Watch as Mauricio Pellegrino speaks with the written media ahead of Southampton's Premier League opener against Swansea City.
Watch: Pellegrino's season preview
Watch our interview with the Saints boss.
Pellegrino: We have to make the most of it
Mauricio Pellegrino wants to see Southampton kick-start their Premier League campaign with a positive result on Saturday.
Opposition View: Swansea City
Get the views of Paul Clement ahead of Swans' visit to Saints.
Free ice cream for fans!
Virgin Media providing treats for supporters ahead of Swansea game.
Match Preview: Saints vs Swansea City
Get set for Southampton’s first Premier League game of the season against Swansea City at St Mary’s.
Pellegrino's team news update
Get the squad news ahead of the opening game of the season.
Press Conference (Part One): Pellegrino on Swans
Watch Mauricio Pellegrino speak with the media.
The Inside Track: Swansea City
The lowdown on Southampton's opening day opponents Swansea City.
Stat Pack: Saints vs Swansea City
The key statistics ahead of the visit of Swansea City to St Mary's.
Ticket Exchange open for Swansea
Opening Premier League game of the season sold out.
SAINTS: Swansea City edition on sale now
Our Swansea City edition of SAINTS, created in partnership with the Big Issue, is now available to purchase.
Club Southampton Summer Special
Club Southampton have released bundle packages to help you enjoy Mauricio Pellegrino’s opening games in style.
Saints vs Swansea As It Happened
Key moments so far
- Saints settle for a point on the opening day
- It ends goalless at St Mary's with Swansea City
- Saints had better of game, but couldn't find way through
- A first competitive game in charge for Mauricio Pellegrino
FULL TIME: SOUTHAMPTON 0-0 SWANSEA
Saints had the better of it, but it ends goalless, as Mauricio Pellegrino's side have to settle for a point on the opening day of the season.16.51
Austin hits the side netting
So nearly a winner for Charlie Austin, but his shot from a tight angle flies into the side netting.
Yoshida nearly wins it
Maya Yoshida 's free-kick from 25 yards curves round the wall, but goes agonisingly wide of the post with Swansea keeper Lukasz Fabianski beaten.
Three minutes of added time
Come on, Saints!
Yellow Card for Jay Fulton (Swansea City)
Fulton is cautioned for kicking the ball away.
Southampton substitution: Sam McQueen replaces Ryan Bertrand
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Swansea City substitution: Oliver McBurnie replaces Wayne Routledge
Swansea City substitution: Kyle Bartley replaces Tammy Abraham
Tadić nearly breaks the deadlock
It's a thunderous strike from distance from Dušan Tadić, but Lukasz Fabianski does brilliantly to save it. Seconds later Saints go close again, but Maya Yoshida heads over from six yards out at the back post.
Swansea City substitution: Leon Britton replaces Jay Fulton
Southampton substitution: Sofiane Boufal replaces James Ward-Prowse
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Davis effort deflected wide
A loose ball drops to Steven Davis 25 yards out, but his shot is deflected over by Federico Fernandez.
Southampton substitution: Charlie Austin replaces Manolo Gabbiadini
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Gabbiadini off target
Some nice footwork from Manolo Gabbiadini opens up some space on the edge of the area, but he then drags his shot wide.
Dušan Tadić slides a pass into Manolo Gabbiadini, who cuts back onto his left foot but fires wide of the far post, as Saints push on again.
Swansea on the attack
The visitors go on the front foot immediately after the restart, but Leroy Fer's volley across goal goes just wide.
SOUTHAMPTON 0-0 SWANSEA CITY
It's level at the break, despite a positive first half from Mauricio Pellegrino's side.
Yoshida within inches of scoring
A deep ball from Dušan Tadić is nodded back across goal by Jack Stephens. Maya Yoshida acrobatically connects, but the ball goes inches wide.
Yellow Card for Oriol Romeu (Southampton)
Romeu goes into the book after challenging for an aerial ball against Tom Carroll, as referee Mike Jones deemed him to have used too much force.
Tadić shouts for a penalty
Dušan Tadić goes down just inside the area as he and Federico Fernandez both go for the same ball. He wants a penalty for a trip, but referee Mike Jones isn't interested.
Fabianski saves from Ward-Prowse
Saints are piling on the pressure! This time it's James Ward-Prowse with the effort from distance, but Lukasz Fabianski dives to his left to keep out his well-struck shot.
Redmond fires just over
Nathan Redmond sends in a stinging left-footed strike from 25 yards, but it is just over the bar.
Saints are looking dangerous again. Nathan Redmond gets to the byline and cuts it back to James Ward-Prowse, but his left-foot shot is tipped over.
Yellow Card for Nathan Redmond (Southampton)
Nathan Redmond is booked for blocking Swans keeper Lukasz Fabianski.
Swansea on the front foot
A good ball from Wayne Rutledge finds Tammy Abraham at the near post, but he heads just wide of the top corner.
Bertrand tries his luck
Ryan Bertrand has been heavily involved in the early stages, and he lines up a shot from 25 yards now, only to send it over.
Ryan Bertrand gets away down the left and cuts it back perfectly to Dušan Tadić in space at the near post, but he turns the ball agonisingly wide. A positive start!
The 2017/18 season is under way!
We're off! Let's do this, Saints!
We're almost ready...
The players are emerging from the tunnel here at St Mary's! It's almost time...14.56
And the opposition...
Starting XI: Fabianski, Naughton, Fernandez, Mawson, Olsson, Britton (c), Fer, Carroll, Routledge, Ayew, Abraham
Subs: Nordfelt, Rangel, Bartley, Fulton, Roque Mesa, Narsingh, McBurnie14.04
Here's how Saints line up...
Starting XI: Forster, Cédric, Stephens, Yoshida, Bertrand, Romeu, Davis (c), Ward-Prowse, Tadić, Redmond, Gabbiadini
Subs: Taylor, Bednarek, McQueen, Lemina, Boufal, Long, Austin14.01
Saints tune up for Swansea
Our cameras were on hand yesterday as Saints took part in some target practice ahead of their clash with Swansea.13.21
Pellegrino previews Swansea
We caught up with Mauricio Pellegrino this week to look ahead to today's season opener.12.46
A new era begins today!
We March On!11.58
It's matchday once again! Saints kick-off the new Premier League season at home to Swansea City this afternoon, and we'll be bringing you updates throughout the day!11.51
Saints vs Swansea Line Ups
Fraser Forster (GK)
Ryan BertrandSam McQueen (86′)
James Ward-ProwseSofiane Boufal (71′)
Steven Davis (C)
Manolo GabbiadiniCharlie Austin (69′)
Lukasz Fabianski (GK)
Leon Britton (C)Jay Fulton (74′)
Wayne RoutledgeOliver McBurnie (86′)
Tammy AbrahamKyle Bartley (81′)
Saints vs Swansea Match Stats
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