Southampton on Saturday denied the fourth competitive defeat in a row and prolonged its crisis. With a 1: 2 home defeat against Everton, the club of coach Ralph Hasenhuttl in the English Premier League is only on the 19th and penultimate place.
In the speeches Hasenhuttls after the final whistle sounded already a certain resignation. "We got an early goal again and that kills our mentality. The first half was awful. Nobody wanted the ball, you could feel the lack of self-confidence, "said the Styrian.
Hasenhuttl not yet tired of the office
"It's not a nice situation. I can guarantee that players will try their best to win games, but right now we are not good enough, "said Hasenhuttl. He himself is not tired of office yet. "It's my job to be strong in such a phase. I will invest everything and try to work harder and better. "
Home wins for Leicester and Chelsea
Leicester City and Chelsea pushed past home defending champion Manchester City for the time being, finishing second and third. The "Foxes" defeated Arsenal with goals from Jamie Vardy (68 ') and James Maddison (75') as well as 2-0 as the "Blues" Crystal Palace thanks to Tammy Abraham (52) and Christian Pulisic (79). Tottenham Hotspur, however, disappointed with a home 1-1 draw against promoted Sheffield United and dropped to twelfth.
Leader Liverpool welcomes ManCity on Sunday (5.30pm) in a big hit and could extend the championship lead to eight points.