Premier League: Solid Southampton Moves Above Liverpool

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Southampton's Che Adams celebrates his goal against Newcaste in a Premier League game played on November 6, 2020. Photo:[email protected]
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Southampton’s Che Adams celebrates his goal against Newcaste in a Premier League game played on November 6, 2020. Photo:[email protected]

English Premier League side, Southampton, are currently topping the league standings following a 2-0 win over Newcastle on Friday.

Southampton needed a 7th minute Che Adams goal and an 82nd minute Stuart Armstrong strike to beat the Steve Bruce side.

With the victory, the Saints overtakes Liverpool that was on top of the standings before Friday’s match played at the St Mary’s stadium.

Although the team are level on points with Liverpool having played more matches, they have the edge with a superior goals difference.

Southampton have now won 3 consecutive Premier League matches for the first time since May 2016.

In the other game played on Friday, Brighton and Hove Albion were held to a foalless draw at home by visiting Burnley.

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