Southampton 1-1 West Ham Highlights
Southampton and West Ham moved closer to sealing their Premier League status with a hard-earned draw at St Mary’s.
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Venue: St Mary’s Stadium
Date: Saturday, 13 August, 2013
Kick off: 15:00 GMT
West Ham beat Southampton 4-1 in the corresponding fixture in October. Defeat left Saints with just one win from their opening eight Premier League games.
Southampton have only lost one of their last 10 home league clashes with West Ham.
Southampton are enjoying a three-match winning streak in the Premier League for the first time since December 2003.
Jay Rodriguez has scored in all three of those wins, the first Saints player to score in three successive Premier League games since James Beattie in April 2004.
Across the last eight games, Saints sit fifth in the form table with four wins, two draws and two defeats. They have only lost three times in 2013.
Victory at Reading last time out lifted Southampton to 11th, their highest league placing all season.
Frazer Richardson is awaiting his 50th league start for Southampton.
The Hammers have won only three league games away from home this season. Aside from their 1-0 win at Stoke on 2 March their last victory on their travels was at Newcastle on 11 November.
West Ham’s away goals tally is just nine, the joint-worst record in the league with Stoke.
The Hammers have only secured six points from losing positions in the league this season. Only Sunderland and Fulham have a worse record.
Kevin Nolan scored in his last game against Southampton and he is the club’s top scorer in the league with six goals. However, he’s only scored once in his last 17 league outings.