Southampton beats Reading 1-0 in Premier League
Southampton moved out of the Premier League relegation zone for
the first time this season by beating Reading 1-0 on Saturday from
Jason Puncheon’s second-half goal.
Puncheon scored in the 61st minute at St. Mary’s Stadium, his
right-footed strike sliding across goalkeeper Adam Federici and
into the far corner of the net for his second league goal of the
Southampton rose three spots to 15th place, two points above the
drop zone, while Reading stayed 19th, six points from safety.
Reading beat Southampton to win the second-tier League
Championship title last season.