AFC Bournemouth are clinging on to their Premier League status, with south coast rivals Southampton FC visiting the Vitality Stadium this weekend.

The Cherries must win here before a result against Everton on the final day of the season.

Eddie Howe’s side rallied late at Manchester City, so there is a small amount of momentum carrying over here with David Brooks’s goal.

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Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side have a slim chance of a top-half finish still, while Danny Ings, on 20 goals, will still hope to snatch the golden boot off Jamie Vardy, who has 23 goals.

Here is our prediction for the game.

When is it and what time is kick-off?

The match will begin at 2pm on Sunday 19 July at the Vitality Stadium.

How can I watch it online and on TV?

The match will be broadcast live on BT Sport 1, BT Sport Extra 1, BT Sport Ultimate.You can watch a live stream, too, on the BT Sport App or on desktop here.

What is the team news?

Nathan Ake, Charlie Daniels, Simon Francis and Chris Mepham are all set to miss out here through injury. Adam Smith is a doubt with a concussion again after missing the defeat to City.

Sofiane Boufal, Yan Valery and Moussa Djenepo are all out, but Kyle Walker-Peters and Jack Stephens could come back into the XI. Nathan Tella is also a doubt again.

Predicted line-ups

Bournemouth: Ramsdale, Cook, S., Kelly, Rico, Stanislas, Cook, L., Lerma, Billing, Stacey, Wilson, C., Solanke

Southampton: McCarthy, Walker-Peters, Stephens, Bednarek, Bertrand, Ward-Prowse, Hojbjerg, Armstrong, Redmond, Ings, Adams

What are the odds?

Bournemouth: 7/5

Draw: 13/5

Southampton: 9/5


Saints are spoiling despite relatively little to play for, and they will relish the chance to inflict more pain on south coast rivals Bournemouth. But the Cherries displayed their mettle to not fold against Man City and their added desperation here could be just enough to earn a precious win. 2-1.

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