Premier League

Pick And Share Your Southampton Team To Beat West Ham

 • by Danny Lee
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Mark Hughes’ first game back in the Premier League couldn’t be a bigger one. He takes his Southampton side to the London Stadium to face fellow relegation contenders West Ham United.

The Saints will be buzzing after they secured a visit to Wembley for an FA Cup semi-final last time out. However, they will be without Ryan Bertrand (back) while both Steven Davis and Charlie Austin are both major doubts.

Our unique algorithm has predicted the Southampton side it believes will start the game.

Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.

And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.

When you’re happy with your team, press confirm and you’ll be able to share it with your friends via social media.

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