Making a good start to the English Premier League, Southampton crossed the Newcastle United hurdle with 2 goals. The home team won the field 2-0; finished the day at the top for the first time in the Premier League.
The goals that led Southampton to the winner came in both halves. In the 7th minute, Che Adams scored Theo Walcott’s assist and put his team ahead 1-0.
Taking the stage in the 82nd minute, Stuart Armstrong determined the score of the match.
Southampton, who made his score 16 at the end of 8 weeks with this win, rose to the lead with averaging ahead of Liverpool. The team, nicknamed Saints, completed a day at the top of the league rankings for the first time in Premier League history. Southampton last saw the 1st place in the ranking in September 1988.