Saints lose out at Hull

premier-league The KC Stadium | Sun 06 Nov 2.15PM | Attendance: 17,768
Match Report post Highlights

HUL vs SOU
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HUL vs SOU As It Happened

Key moments so far

  • Hull turned the game on its head with two quickfire goals
  • Visitors had good chances before and after Hull scored
  • Saints led after six minutes thanks to Austin's penalty
  • Hull made two substitutions in the first half due to injury

Disappointment on Humberside

Saints lose consecutive Premier League games for the first time this season.

16.16

FULL TIME: Hull City 2-1 Southampton

The Tigers turn it around as they come from behind to beat Saints thanks to goals from Robert Snodgrass and Michael Dawson

16.12

Ward-Prowse's flick on not enough

Marshall collects a loose ball from Ward-Prowse's touch to deny Saints with their last chance of the game

16.11
+3’

Off the line!

Clucas clears the ball away off Rodriguez on the line as the ball bounced towards goal from a Saints corner.

+2’

Yoshida header saved

The defender powers a header at the far post which is pushed behind for a corner by Marshall

+1’

Snodgrass shoots over

The Hull man nearly gets another as his rising shot from the edge of the area clears the bar at the start of four minutes' stoppage time

90’

Yellow Card for Oriol Romeu (Southampton)

90’

Saints still can't find a way through

But not for the want of trying. Austin denied once more by some last ditch defending from Dawson

87’

Austin denied again

Neat move from Saints sees Ward-Prowse play in Austin whose shot on the edge of the area was good, but Marshall got across to it.

85’

Huddlestone shoots over

Tom Huddlestone fires a shot into the ground which bounces just over the bar from Snodgrass's corner

82’

Yellow Card for Maya Yoshida (Southampton)

Defender booked for foul on Mbokani

79’

Ward-Prowse fires narrowly wide

The midfielder strikes a free-kick over the wall and it drops just wide of the left post.

77’

Southampton substitution: James Ward-Prowse replaces Jordy Clasie

76’

Southampton substitution: Jay Rodriguez replaces Nathan Redmond

76’

Austin works Marshall

Boufal plays the ball into Austin who gets it out of his feet before shooting low, where Marshall made a good save at his near post

74’

Hull City substitution: Tom Huddlestone replaces Harry Maguire

The Tigers make their final change of the game

73’

Yellow Card for Ryan Bertrand (Southampton)

Snodgrass goal

The moment Hull levelled up at KCOM Stadium before taking the lead.

65’

Southampton substitution: Sofiane Boufal replaces Dušan Tadić

Claude Puel injects fresh legs to try and get back into the game.

Dawson turns game on its head

The defender powers home a header inside the area from a free-kick.

64’

GOAL

Michael Dawson (64’) | 2 1

Snodgrass stunner

The substitute rifles in a low shot after the ball was cut back to him inisde the area

62’

GOAL

Robert Snodgrass (62’) | 1 1

60’

Maguire pokes wide

Snodgrass with the delivery and Maguire stabs wide across the face of goal.

Forster collects the ball

The Saints 'keeper in action at Hull

57’

Yellow Card for Jordy Clasie (Southampton)

Midfielder goes into the book for a late challenge.

56’

Redmond chance

Nathan Redmond breaks into the area on the left side and a good challenge from Dawson sees the ball bounce up kindly for Marshall.

52’

Good opening for Hull

Snodgrass with a good delivery into the area and Mbokani inches away from connecting to it inside the area.

50’

Off the bar!

Virgil van Dijk heads a corner from Steven Davis onto the crossbar.

49’

Shot from Tadić deflected over

Dušan Tadić advances forward and sees an effort from the edge of the area deflected on its way over the bar.

47’

Austin header saved

Early free-kick for the visitors sees Austin connect with a header, and Marshall make the save

HT

Second half under way

The hosts get the game restarted, with no further changes made by either side.

50 up for Romeu

Oriol Romeu in action during the first half on his 50th appearance for Southampton

First half action

Some of the moments which made up the opening 45 minutes at Hull where Saints currently lead 1-0 

+5’

HALF TIME

Hull City 0-1 Southampton (Austin '6)

+5’

Marshall saves again

Austin has fierce effort at the near post pushed away by David Marshall

45’

Clasie goes close

Jordy Clasie nearly gets on the end of a good ball into the area. From resulting corner he powers a shot at David Marshall.

44’

Chance for Hull

Ryan Mason ends up toe poking the ball at Forster, as his cross goes awry.

Steven Davis on the ball

Saints midfielder gets the visitors moving forward at KCOM Stadium.

39’

Yellow Card for Dušan Tadić (Southampton)

37’

Hull substitution

Robert Snodgrass replaces Will Keane

Austin's penalty

The moment that Southampton took the lead from the penalty spot against Hull.

+1060233949’

Great start from Southampton

Saints have been in control during the early stages at KCOM Stadium, and good value for their 1-0 lead.

Hull substitution

Abel Hernandez replaced by Dieumerci Mbokani

14.26

GOAL!

Southampton lead 1-0 as Charlie Austin converts from the spot!

14.22

Penalty to Saints!

Yoshida felled by Davies inside the area

14.21

Kick-off

We're under way at KCOM Stadium, with the visitors getting the match started.

14.16

Teams are out

Both Saints and Hull take to the pitch at KCOM Stadium ahead of kick-off.

14.09

i said to the players that playing every two-three days like today is not just about a good physical level, it's about the possibility to have a good answer and good spirit. 

claude puel
southampton manager
13.49

YOU'VE GOT TO TAKE EACH GAME ON ITS MERIT AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS I THINK. IT'S GOING TO BE A TOUGH GAME AND TOUGH CONDITIONS, SO WE'RE GOING TO HAVE TO WORK HARD.

FRASER FORSTER
SOUTHAMPTON GOALKEEPER
13.40

Austin on Hull test

Charlie Austin is back in the starting line-up today. Hear what the Saints striker had to say ahead of the game.

13.27

Hull team confirmed

Starting XI: Marshall, Maguire, Davies, Dawson (c), Elmohamady, Henrikson, Mason, Livermore, Keane, Clucas, Hernandez.

Subs: Jakupovic, Meyler, Huddlestone, Snodgrass, Mbokani, Tymon, Bowen

13.19

Southampton team confirmed

Starting XI: Forster, Yoshida, Fonte (c), Van Dijk, Bertrand, Romeu, Davis, Clasie, Redmond, Tadić, Austin.

Subs: Taylor, Martina, McQueen, Ward-Prowse, Højbjerg, Rodriguez, Boufal.

13.18

Saints take a look around Hull

Watch as the visitors arrive at and explore the KCOM Stadium.

13.09

Saints arrive at KCOM Stadium

The Southampton squad take an early look around this afternoon's venue.

13.03

Puel's pre-match interview

Hear more from Claude Puel ahead of today's clash with Hull City

11.56

Match Preview

Get ready for today's game by watching our video preview.

11.23

THEY HAVE A SQUAD COMPARABLE TO ANY TOP TEAM IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE. THEY'RE A CLUB THAT'S ON THE UP AND A TEAM THAT IS PLAYING VERY WELL.

MIKE PHELAN
HULL CITY MANAGER ON SAINTS
10.26

HULL CITY IS GOOD IN DEFENCE, QUALITY, STRONG, AND THEY TRY TO PLAY FOOTBALL. THEY PLAY AT HOME. IN FRONT OF THEIR FANS, AND IT WILL BE IMPORTANT TO GIVE A GOOD ANSWER.

CLAUDE PUEL
SOUTHAMPTON MANAGER
10.23

Matchday! 😇

Saints have made the journey up to Hull City for this afternoon's Premier League game. Follow all the action before, during and after the game in our live blog.

10.20

HUL vs SOU Line Ups

Hull City

23
David Marshall (GK)
5
Harry Maguire
replace Tom Huddlestone (74′)
6
Curtis Davies
21
Michael Dawson (C) goal
14
Jake Livermore
25
Ryan Mason
11
Sam Clucas
27
Ahmed Elmohamady
22
Markus Henriksen
19
Will Keane
replace Robert Snodgrass (26′) goal
9
Abel Hernández
replace Dieumerci Mbokani (9′)
7
David Meyler
29
Jarrod Bowen
10
Robert Snodgrass
16
Eldin Jakupovic
18
Dieumerci Mbokani
8
Tom Huddlestone
28
Josh Tymon

Southampton

1
Fraser Forster (GK)
3
Maya Yoshida yellow card
17
Virgil van Dijk
6
José Fonte (C)
21
Ryan Bertrand yellow card
4
Jordy Clasie yellow card
replace James Ward-Prowse (77′)
8
Steven Davis
14
Oriol Romeu yellow card
22
Nathan Redmond
replace Jay Rodriguez (77′)
11
Dusan Tadic yellow card
replace Sofiane Boufal (66′)
10
Charlie Austin goal
16
James Ward-Prowse
19
Sofiane Boufal
28
Stuart Taylor
23
Pierre-Emile Højbjerg
38
Sam McQueen
9
Jay Rodriguez
15
Cuco Martina

HUL vs SOU Match Stats

Hull City

Head to Head Stats

Southampton
  • Possession (%)
    34
    comparison angle
    66
  • Shots
    6
    comparison angle
    19
  • Shots on target
    2
    comparison angle
    7
  • Corners
    1
    comparison angle
    10
  • Passes Complete
    228
    comparison angle
    538

Top Saints Player Stats

shots on target
Goals
1
Charlie Austin
Charlie Austin
shots on target
Shots On Target
4
Charlie Austin
Charlie Austin
chances created
Chances Created
3
Dušan Tadić
Dušan Tadić
passes completed
Passes Completed
82
Oriol Romeu
Oriol Romeu
tackles
Tackles
2
Virgil Van Dijk
Virgil Van Dijk
clearances
Clearances
3
Virgil Van Dijk
Virgil Van Dijk