WBA vs Saints Match Centre
Video: Mario calls for continued momentum
Watch the midfielder's verdict on West Brom
Highlights: West Brom 2-3 Saints
Watch the best of the action from The Hawthorns.
90 in 90: West Brom 2-3 Saints
Watch our quickfire highlights from The Hawthorns.
Pellegrino encouraged by West Brom win
Mauricio Pellegrino on a confidence-building win at West Brom.
Gallery: West Brom 2-3 Saints
View our images from the dramatic win at The Hawthorns.
Lemina on critical win
The goalscorer calls for more after promising Saints showing
Video: Pellegrino on win at West Brom
Watch the boss's verdict on the 3-2 win at The Hawthorns.
Stephens: I owed the team
Jack Stephens on continuing his incredible scoring run in the win at West Brom.
Ward-Prowse: We dug deep
Saints midfielder on a big 3-2 win at West Brom.
Saints edge five-goal thriller
Lemina, Stephens and Ward-Prowse set up timely away victory
Pre-match quiz: West Brom vs Saints
Take on our pre-match quiz ahead of Saints' trip to West Brom.
On the Road: West Brom vs Saints
Read our away guide before you travel to the West Midlands
Video: Pellegrino on West Brom trip
Mauricio Pellegrino on Saints' trip to The Hawthorns.
Opposition View: Pardew on Saints clash
Get the views of West Brom manager Alan Pardew.
Match Preview: West Brom vs Saints
Check out our in-depth preview ahead of the trip to West Brom.
Saints fans encouraged to join Cyrille Regis tributes
Albion legend to be remembered ahead of Saturday's match.
Pellegrino: It's a massive game for us
Mauricio Pellegrino on approaching West Brom trip 'like a final'.
Inside Track: West Brom
Birmingham Mail journalist Joseph Chapman assesses Saints' next opponents.
Press Conference (Part Two): Pellegrino on Albion trip
Watch the manager speak with the written media.
Gabbiadini doubtful for West Brom trip
Striker misses training with hip problem.
Press Conference (Part One): Pellegrino on WBA
Watch the manager speak with the media ahead of West Brom.
Stat Pack: West Brom vs Saints
Get all the key stats ahead of Saturday's match at the Hawthorns
Davis looks to "massive" West Brom game
Steven Davis on the big trip to The Hawthorns.
Davis looks to "massive" West Brom game
Steven Davis on the big trip to The Hawthorns.
WBA vs Saints As It Happened
Key moments so far
- Saints beat West Brom 3-2 for a huge three points
- Lemina, Stephens and Ward-Prowse on target
- Rondon scored late on for West Brom
- Hegazi had given the hosts an early lead
Saints up to 14th!
It was a dramatic game, but it ends up going in Saints' favour! Mauricio Pellegrino's side have jumped up four places in the Premier League table, as they end a run of 12 top-flight games without a victory!
FULL TIME: West Brom 2-3 Southampton
It's a huge result for Saints, who pick up all three points and move out of the relegation zone! 👊
Yellow Card for Matt Phillips (West Bromwich Albion)
Phillips is cautioned for a foul on Mario Lemina.
Yellow Card for Ryan Bertrand (Southampton)
Ryan Bertrand is booked for time wasting.
Five minutes of added time
A nervy period ahead, as Saints look to see this out!
Long misses chance to restore cushion
Cédric with a great cross from the right, which picks out Shane Long at the back post, but he heads over from a great position.
West Brom pull one back
Salomon Rondon rises highest to meet a cross from the left, and his header goes in off the post to make it 3-2.
Salomón Rondón (72’) | West Bromwich Albion 2 – 3 Southampton
Ward-Prowse lines up another free-kick
He's much further out this time, but James Ward-Prowse has another go. This time, though, his effort flies just above the top corner.
GET IN THERE!
It's a two-goal cushion for Saints! Wesley Hoedt is tripped just outside the area, and James Ward-Prowse steps up to thump a low shot round the wall and into the bottom corner. YES!
James Ward-Prowse (54’) | West Bromwich Albion 1 – 3 Southampton
Tadić nearly gets through
Dušan Tadić gets onto a long ball over the top from Cédric and manages to lift it over the on-rushing Ben Foster, but West Brom get back to clear.
Brunt inches away from equalising
Chris Brunt tries to catch Saints out by hitting his free-kick from 20 yards along the ground, under the jumping wall. It works, but brushes a Saints foot on the way through and goes just inches wide of the post Wirth Alex McCarthy beaten.
Back under way!
Saints get the second half back under way...
HALF TIME: West Brom 1-2 Southampton
What a turnaround! Goals from Mario Lemina and Jack Stephens see Saints rally from an early deficit to lead 2-1 at the break!
McCarthy with a fine save
Alex McCarthy keeps Saints' advantage in tact, diving to his right to tip Chris Brunt's well-hit free-kick around the post!
HE'S DONE IT AGAIN!
Incredible! It's three goals in three games now for Jack Stephens, who meets James Ward-Prowse's corner with a brilliant flicked header that finds the far corner. What a turnaround!
Jack Stephens (42’) | West Bromwich Albion 1 – 2 Southampton
WHAT A GOAL!
Lemina hits a sensational strike from 25 yards that rockets into the top corner! GET IN!
Mario Lemina (39’) | West Bromwich Albion 1 – 1 Southampton
Sturridge close to extending Albion's lead
Daniel Sturridge finds space down the inside-left and lashes a shot across goal from a tight angle, but his effort is a little high and wide of the far post.
Tadić shot deflects over the top
Plenty of ball now for Saints. They come forward again through Tadiç is shot spins off Chris Brunt and onto the roof of the net.
Hegazi threatens again
The Egyptian almost adds a second; the ball bounces up off his chest and is goalbound before Mario Lemina heads it clear.
Carrillo fires wide
Nice link-up play between Dušan Tadić and Guido Carrillo works room for the striker on the edge of the area, but he drags his shot wide of the near post.
Saints corner cleared
Cédric produces a lovely delivery from the right that is turned behind by Craig Dawson, before Albion clear the resulting corner.
Boufal goes close to an equaliser
Saints work the ball to Sofiane Boufal 25 yards out, but his low strike whistles just past the post, with Albion keeper Ben Foster at full stretch.
Hegazi heads West Brom in front
Chris Brunt's corner picks out the run of Hegazi six yards out and he thumps home a header to give the hosts the lead.
Ahmed El-Sayed Hegazi (3’) | West Bromwich Albion 1 – 0 Southampton
We're under way!
Let's do this, Saints! 👊
Back in the line-up
Mario Lemina is today restored to the starting line-up, having been absent for the last two games.14.46
I expect the whole team to be connected with the game. we have to try to manage the ball more than them.mauricio pellegrinosaints manager
Today's skipper! 👊
With Steven Davis and Maya Yoshida among the substitutes, it's Ryan Bertrand who takes the captain's armband for this afternoon's game.14.19
I'm sure it will be a very difficult game. west brom has a very good squad, but we also trust our abilities and we have come here for the win.CédricSaints defender
Carrillo set for his full debut
After two substitute appearances, new Southampton signing Guido Carrillo is handed his full debut at The Hawthorns this afternoon!14.05
West Brom's line-up...
Starting XI: Foster, Nyom, Yacob, Rondón, Phillips, Brunt, Sturridge, Barry, McAuley (c), Dawson, Hegazi.
Subs: Myhill, McClean, Burke, Rodriguez, Field, Harper, Jameson.14.01
Saints line-up confirmed
Starting XI: McCarthy, Cédric, Stephens, Hoedt, Bertrand (c), Romeu, Lemina, Ward-Prowse, Tadić, Boufal, Carrillo.
Team news coming up shortly!
We'll have the line-ups here for you at 2pm GMT!13.40
Relive Boufal's incredible goal against West Brom
Who could forget what happened when Saints and West Brom met earlier this season? Look back on one of the greatest goals seen at St Mary's, as Sofiane Boufal scored this phenomenal solo effort...13.22
Gabbiadini doubtful for Saints
Mauricio Pellegrino's pre-match injury update revealed that striker Manolo Gabbiadini is suffering from a hip injury and is doubtful for the trip to The Hawthorns. Fellow frontman Charlie Austin remains absent too, but there is otherwise a clean bill of health for the Saints squad.
Fans to take part in special Cyrille Regis tribute
West Bromwich Albion will today be celebrating the life and influence of their legendary former player Cyrille Regis, who passed away last month. Fans of both clubs are being encouraged to raise their scarves during a special tribute video, while there will also be a minute's applause ahead of kick-off.13.00
Can Saints repeat last season's success?
A win would be huge for Southampton today, and they got one when they visited West Brom last season, with Jordy Clasie's sweet strike the only goal of the game. Watch our highlights from that encounter, in April 2017.12.37
it's a massive game for us. we have to go into it with the feeling we are playing a final.mauricio pellegrinosouthampton manager
Pellegrino's pre-match interview
We visited Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino ahead of the game to get his thoughts on a big afternoon for his team. Watch the interview above...11.40
It's matchday... and it's a big one! 😇
Welcome to Matchday Live! It's a big day in the Premier League, as third-from-bottom Saints visit the division's 20th-placed team, West Brom. There's no doubting how much the three points would mean to each side, and a win would see Southampton end the day outside of the relegation zone.
WBA vs Saints Line Ups
West Bromwich Albion
Ben Foster (GK)
Allan NyomJames McClean (77′)
Gareth McAuley (C)
Claudio YacobOliver Burke (62′)
Daniel SturridgeJay Rodriguez (62′)
Alex McCarthy (GK)
Ryan Bertrand (C)
Sofiane BoufalPierre-Emile Højbjerg (85′)
Dusan TadicNathan Redmond (88′)
Guido CarrilloShane Long (75′)
WBA vs Saints Match Stats
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