Chelsea football club has return to winning ways since the arrival of the German tactician- Thomas Tuchel. Chelsea have played 6 competitive game under the managerial reign of the German Coach. The Blues draw only once against Wolves, but have 5 straight win under their new manager with 5 clean sheets in all competition.
Tuchel move Chelsea from 10th position on the Premier League table, back to 4th position on the table and they can be guaranteed Champions League football, if they don't slip off from the top four position.
Chelsea have also played a total of 24 Premier League games , winning 12, draw 6 and loss 6 with 42points to sit on the 4th position of the Premier League table.
Chelsea star man Thiago Silva, will miss the clash at Saint Mary's Stadium due to injury he sustained a week ago in one of Chelsea's game. Silva who has help Chelsea defence to be stable, is one of the star players who has brought discipline and composure to the Blues back line. Chelsea defence lack the experience to handle set pieces last season ,but since the Brazilian move from PSG to Chelsea, the Blues have kept several clean sheets this season,both under Frank Lampard and Thomas Tuchel.
Chelsea will also be without Christian Pulisic,the American International is sideline because of a calf injury, which will not allow him to feature against Southampton in the early kick off. But Thomas Tuchel has several options, to fill the void of Thiago Silva and Christian Pulisic, as they Blues will be hoping to continue their fine form under Tuchel.
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