12/11/2016 PA Sport

Boufal stunner seals win for Saints

Boufal joined Saints in a club-record deal worth £21million last summer, and the Moroccan's moment of magic proved decisive.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 17
    • Antonio Barragán Yellow Card
  • 22
    • Dusan Tadic Yellow Card
  • 45+1
    • Sofiane Boufal Yellow Card
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: Nathan Redmond | Off: Dusan Tadic
  • 52
    • Adam Forshaw Yellow Card
  • 53
    • Sofiane Boufal Goal
  • 55
    • José Fonte Yellow Card
  • 58
    • Oriol Romeu Yellow Card
  • 73
    • On: Steven Davis | Off: Sofiane Boufal
  • 80
    • Adam Clayton Yellow Card
  • 81
    • On: Adama Traoré | Off: Cristhian Stuani
  • 85
    • On: Shane Long | Off: Jordy Clasie
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Southampton Logo Southampton SOU Middlesbrough MID Middlesbrough Logo
Southampton
No. Name
1 Fraser Forster
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
17 Virgil van Dijk
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
6 José Fonte  55'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
38 Sam McQueen
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
15 Cuco Martina
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Oriol Romeu  58'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
16 James Ward-Prowse
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Jordy Clasie
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
85' 7  Shane Long
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Jay Rodriguez
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Sofiane Boufal  45'+1' 53'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
73' 8  Steven Davis
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Dusan Tadic  22'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
45' 22  Nathan Redmond
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
28 Stuart Taylor
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Ryan Bertrand
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Maya Yoshida
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Harrison Reed
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: The Friends Provident St Mary's Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 28,976

Match Commentary

90'+4' Second Half ends, Southampton 1, Middlesbrough 0.
90'+2' Attempt missed. Jay Rodriguez (Southampton) right footed shot from very close range is just a bit too high. Assisted by Nathan Redmond.
90'+2' Foul by Jay Rodriguez (Southampton).

Match Stats

SOU
MID

Possession

55% 45%

Shots (on Goal)

14 (3)
6 (2)
SOU MID
14 Fouls 12
4 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
3 Offsides 2
4 Corner Kicks 2
1 Saves 1

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