Southampton beat Premier League leader Everton 2-0 at St Mary’s Stadium on Sunday with goals from James Ward-Prowse and Che Adams as Carlo Ancelotti’s side became the final club to lose a game this season.
Everton remains top of the standings with 13 points and a healthier goal difference than city rivals and reigning championsLiverpool but Southampton moved up to fifth with its third win in four matches.
“We knew it was a good challenge for us, they came here unbeaten and we didn’t like that feeling. Our confidence was high,” Ward-Prowse told Sky Sports.
“We were aggressive, we believe in what we are doing and we have the quality to go and score goals… This gives us a lot of confidence, we weren’t really troubled.”
Southampton took the lead in the 27th minute when Ward-Prowse played a neat one-two…