Sadio Mane of Southampton celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Crystal Palace at St Mary’s Stadium. Photograph Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Southampton 1-0 Crystal PalaceThis was just the tonic that Southampton needed to halt a steady decline. With 10 minutes remaining their malaise of lat(...)

Raheem Sterling scored Liverpool’s second in their 2-1 win over Southampton at St Mary’s. (Photograph: Reuters / John Sibley)

Southampton 0 Liverpool 2The Liverpool revival has propelled them to the cusp of the Champions League places. This was a hugely significant victory, a(...)

  West Ham striker Andy Carroll is likely to be out for the rest of the season with a knee injury. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Andy Carroll is likely to miss the rest of the season after West Ham announced the striker is to undergo surgery on a knee injury.The 26-year-old was (...)

West Ham’s  Carlton Cole battles with Southampton defender Florin Gardos  at St Mary’s Stadium. Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP Photo/Getty Images

It may not have been very sophisticated, but Sam Allardyce won’t care. West Ham fought for a point here in a game that will be forgotten in a hurry, (...)

Sadio Mane wheels away after scoring Southampton’s late winner in their 1-0 victory over QPR at Loftus Road. (Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images)

QPR 0 Southampton 1Sadio Mane scored an injury-time winner to give Southampton a 1-0 Barclays Premier League victory and ensure QPR began life after (...)

Southampton midfielder James warde-Prowse has signed a new five-and-a-half-year deal with the club. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

James Ward-Prowse has committed his future to Southampton by signing a new five-and-a-half-year deal at St Mary’s.A graduate of the club’s academy, th(...)

Southampton’s Dutch manager Ronald Koeman congratulates defender Ryan Bertrand after the victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP

Nigel Adkins was not happy. His team had lost 2-0 on Merseyside and he had an issue with one of his best young forwards whose head, Adkins explained, (...)

 Aiden McGeady of Everton is suspended for the meeting with West Brom on Monday night. Photograph:   Julian Finney/Getty Images
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Aston Villa (13) v Liverpool (8) New signing Carles Gil goes straight into the Aston Villa squad after signing from Valencia this week. Fabian Delph a(...)

  Louis van Gaal said   the decision not to include Radamel Falcao in his squad was a tactical one as Manchester United drew a blank against Southampton. Photograph:  Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Radamel Falcao’s agent Jorge Mendes has said the Colombia striker might not be at Manchester United next season but he believes he will be at one of (...)

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney (centre) jumps for the ball as he is challenged by Southampton’s Jose Fonte (left)  at Old Trafford. Photograph: Darren Staples / Reuters

Man-of-the-match Jose Fonte was delighted as Southampton held on to record a narrow 1-0 victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford. The visitors t(...)