Cardiff beats Southampton 2-1 after emotional week
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Cardiff ended an emotional week with a crucial victory, moving out of the English Premier League relegation zone by beating Southampton 2-1 thanks to Kenneth Zohore's stoppage-time winner on Saturday.
Southampton thought it secured a point when Jack Stephens equalized in injury time, but Zohore's close-range finish two minutes later handed Cardiff all three points — and consecutive top-flight victories for the first time since 1962.
Burnley nets injury-time penalty, draws 1-1 with Southampton
BURNLEY, England (AP) — Ashley Barnes converted a penalty in the fourth minute of injury time as Burnley snatched a 1-1 draw against Southampton on Saturday to leave both teams unbeaten in the English Premier League in 2019.
Nathan Redmond's fantastic long-range finish from distance just before the hour mark looked to have earned Saints an important three points in their battle to maintain their top-flight status.
LONDON (AP) — Danny Welbeck scored twice to help Arsenal beat Southampton 3-2 in a Premier League game that ended with two sendings-off on Sunday.
In Sunday's other league game, Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez scored minutes after coming on as a substitute to earn West Ham a 1-1 draw at Chelsea in their London derby.
Arsenal beats relegation-threatened Southampton 3-2
LONDON (AP) — Danny Welbeck's late header gave Arsenal a 3-2 victory over relegation-threatened Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday.
Charlie Austin came off the bench to equalize for Southampton with his first touch after Shane Long's earlier effort had been canceled out by goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Welbeck.
But Welbeck was on hand to score his second of the game and give Arsenal a third successive league victory.
Southampton moves out of drop zone, deepens West Brom woes
WEST BROMWICH, England (AP) — Southampton moved out of the relegation zone and left West Bromwich Albion in deeper trouble in last place in the English Premier League by winning 3-2 at the Hawthorns on Saturday.
Goals from Mario Lemina and Jack Stephens turned the game around for Southampton in the final five minutes of the first half after Ahmed Hegazi's opener.
Saints equals winless EPL record in 1-1 draw with Brighton
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Southampton equaled its longest winless run in the Premier League with a 1-1 draw against Brighton on Wednesday.
Defender Jack Stephens' second goal in as many games secured a point for the Saints after Glenn Murray's penalty had given Brighton an early lead.
Southampton has now failed to win in 12 Premier League games, equaling its run between December 1994 and March 1995, and finds itself in the relegation zone.
Southampton signs Van Dijk’s Netherlands teammate Hoedt
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Southampton has signed Wesley Hoedt from Lazio and provided another indication of its determination to retain his Netherlands teammate and fellow center back, Virgil van Dijk.
Despite handing in a transfer request, Van Dijk's attempts to leave the Premier League club have been rebuffed. And Southampton is expecting to play Van Dijk in the same team as Hoedt, who signed a five-year contract on Tuesday.
Hernandez double in vain, West Ham loses 3-2 at Southampton
SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Charlie Austin converted a penalty in the third minute of stoppage time as Southampton recovered from squandering a two-goal lead to beat 10-man West Ham 3-2 in the English Premier League on Saturday.