FA Cup: Play resumes after fan trouble with Wolves leading West Brom

27 January 2024 0 By Total Football News

Watford make six changes to the side who drew 1-1 with Bristol City last weekend.

There’s a first start of the season for Mattie Pollock in defence.

Jamal Lewis makes his first start since recovering from injury.

Watford XI: Bachmann, Sierralta, Hoedt, Lewis, Kone, Pollock, Chakvetadze, Asprilla, Bayo, Martins, Andrews.

Subs: Roberts, Porteous, Ince, Livermore, Rajovic, Sema, Dennis, Morris, Grieves.

Southampton manager Russell Martin makes nine changes to the side who won 3-1 against Swansea last weekend.

Seventeen-year-old English midfielder Tyler Dibling makes his first senior start. The youngster signed a new contract last December, keeping him at the club until 2026.

Joe Rothwell makes his first start for the club after signing on loan from Bournemouth.

Southampton XI: Lumley, Holgate, Stephens, Harwood-Bellis, Meghoma, Charles, Rothwell, Dibling, Alcaraz, Mara, Adams.

Subs: McCarthy, Walker-Peters, Manning, Bednarek, Smallbone, S Armstrong, Fraser, Amo-Ameyaw, A Armstrong.