Post-match analysis: How Burnley stole all three points at Southampton

Southampton against Burnley panned out how everyone expected, with the hosts dominating possession and formulating more shooting opportunities. Yet the Clarets once again did what was required to steal all three points and remain in the top seven with another 1-0 victory. Burnley defence hold firm again Sofiane Boufal and Nathan Redmond were the most dangerous players for the Saints and it was no surprise that each of the hosts' clear chances were manufactured by the pair of flair players. Steven Davis and Oriol Romeu would begin the attacking plays and the central midfield duo made 165 passes between them, often looking for Boufal and Redmond. Constantly interchanging positions alongside Dusan Tadic, who was less effective in attacking midfield, Boufal and Redmond both forced Nick Pope into top-class saves. However, despite dominating possession and territory throughout, Southampton only tested Pope three times in the entire game and Burnley's defensive prowess is underpinned by the...
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