West Brom vs Southampton: Championship play-off prediction, kick-off time, team news

West Brom vs Southampton

In the upcoming match between the teams that placed fourth and fifth in the Championship table, it's difficult to say which one will come out on top. This is similar to the Leeds-Norwich match, where the outcome is also uncertain.

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To end the season, West Brom and Southampton had identical outcomes. They both won matches before and after losing three games in a row.

Carlos Corberan has successfully motivated the Baggies to perform well, with notable success in their home games.

The team will face Russell Martin's Saints. Their opportunity for automatic promotion ended swiftly as the season drew to a close, followed by an irregular and unpredictable finish to the campaign.

When And Where Does It Start?

The match between West Brom and Southampton will commence at 2:45 in the afternoon, British Summer Time, on the 12th of May, 2024.

The game is scheduled to happen at The Hawthorns.

Southampton struggled and barely managed to reach the end of the season.

Find West Brom Vs Southampton On TV

UK viewers can catch the live broadcast of the game on Sky Sports Football. The coverage is scheduled to start at 2pm, directly following Leeds' match against Norwich.

Watch live: Followers can also tune in to the competition in real-time through the Sky Go application.

Team News For West Brom Vs Southampton Match

Corberan needs to make a choice regarding the starting position of the forward, which is between Brandon Thomas-Asante and Jed Wallace. However, it must be noted that both players have been struggling to perform as expected. For the right-wing position, Matt Phillips and Tom Fellows are both vying for the spot.

Daryl Dike and Jayson Molumby are players who have been missing from the team for a significant amount of time.

Southampton's Che Adams and Ross Stewart are currently under observation. Adams suffered a minor injury in the last match against Leeds, while Stewart recently returned from a prolonged period of absence due to injury.

Gavin Bazunu, Stuart Armstrong, and Juan Larios are presently unavailable.

Prediction For West Brom Vs Southampton

The Baggies, aware of their poor performance on the road throughout the season, are anticipating a victory on home turf, which will set up the match nicely for their visit to the south coast.

Results And History Of Head-to-Head

The Saints emerged victorious in their two games against the Baggies during the regular season. In fact, they even managed to secure a 2-0 win at The Hawthorns in February just past.

Odds For West Brom Vs Southampton Match

The chances as presented by Betfair (may vary).

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