Southampton v Wednesday
St Mary's Stadium
Sat 19th March 2011
With Southampton chasing the automatic promotion places a win will be deemed as an essential result.
Wednesday have struggled at home but have managed to notch up a couple of away wins lately.
Southampton Team News:
Schneiderlin is still out but Guly and Bialkowski are both doing well with their fight to recover full fitness.
eaborne came on as a sub last time out and could be pushing for a start. Dickson could make the bench as cover for the midfield if Guly and Schneiderlin are deemed not yet ready.
Player to watch: Adam Lallana
Adam has had a fantastic season so far and will relish the chance to play at home again after so many away games recently. Potter is also looking to get a start.
Sheff Weds Team News:
Striker Heffernan might be given a start after coming on as sub last time out.Danny Batth may get a call after joining on loan.
Player to watch: Darren Potter
Having been a loanie at Southampton before Darren may enjoy a role and could be able to enjoy a tussle with our two wide men.
Match Facts & Stats
The two clubs have met at Southampton a total of 40 times to date.
Saints winning 18, drawing 10 and losing 12. Goals have been averaging 2.96 per meeting so we might see a few more on Saturday.
Mr D Deadman officiates Mr L Betts & Mr A Tranter assist Mr K Stroud is 4th official.
With goals likely to be seen I go for a 3-1 win for Saints.
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