Bournemouth host Southampton in a crunch game for their hopes to beat the drop.

Relegation from the Premier League is staring the Cherries in the face with two games remaining.

Victory here is vital before Eddie Howe’s side can turn attention to Everton on the final day.

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Danny Ings will be the man to stop from their south coast rivals, with the Saints forward hitting 20 goals for the season and competing for the golden boot.

Here are the predicted line-ups for the game at the Vitality Stadium.

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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