FA Cup

Pick and share your Southampton team to beat Chelsea

 • by Danny Lee
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Southampton travel to the capital for an FA Cup semi-final on Sunday against last season’s runners up, Chelsea.

The two sides met last week at St. Mary’s with Antonio Conte’s men stunning the Saints with three quick-fire second half goals to turn the game on it’s head and complete a remarkable 3-2 win.

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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