Southampton vs Burnley – Premier League: Live score, lineups and updates

Southampton vs Burnley LIVE: Chris Wood fires the Clarets ahead from the penalty spot on 12 minutes at St Mary’s after VAR ruled Kyle Walker-Peters had scythed down Erik Pieters inside the area

A must-win battle for both sides is set to unfold on the south coast this afternoon, as Southampton and Burnley each look to kick-start a period of form following the international break.

Each locked on 33 points after 29 matches played so far this season, not even goal difference separates the two sides heading into today’s showdown at St Mary’s.

Sean Dyche’s men arrive having won their last fixture prior to the international break, while Southampton have just one victory in their last six league matches. 

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