McCarthy on taking positivity into Everton

By SFC Media time Mon 30 Apr Saints v Bournemouth
Photo by Matt Watson

Alex McCarthy believes Southampton can head into their Premier League clash with Everton with confidence after their 2-1 success over AFC Bournemouth.

McCarthy played a key role in earning a crucial three points, making a series of superb saves, as a vociferous St Mary's helped get the team over the line in the latter stages.

Now with Everton next up, the stopper believes Saints can head to Goodison Park with increased belief.

"There's a lot of positives to take from that. The dressing room is buzzing and hopefully that provides a good bit of momentum," said McCarthy.

"We almost forgot what it was like to win in the league, but to get the three points today was massive and it makes the week ahead a lot more enjoyable.

"There's a massive buzz. I thought we played well, and there's a lot of positives to take as we prepare for the Everton game next week."

Related

Hughes sets sights on Everton
chevron right
Tadić: Bournemouth success can give us confidence
Saints v Bournemouth

Tadić: Bournemouth success can give us confidence

Dušan Tadić on confidence gleaned from Bournemouth win.

timeSun 29 Apr
Hughes hails "first-class" Tadić Video: McCarthy on vital three points
Donate your unwanted kit at St Mary's
Saints Foundation

Donate your unwanted kit at St Mary's

Fans can donate their kit next week as part of the BBC’s Kit Out The Nation campaign.

time3 hours ago
Explore the full range of 2021/22 kit Match Pack: Man City vs Saints