Southampton manager Ronald Koeman was proud of the "unbelievable" spirit displayed by his players as they brought the club's worst losing streak of the 21st century to a comprehensive end.
Tuesday's embarrassing Capital One Cup exit to third-tier Sheffield United made it five successive defeats in all competitions, ratcheting up the pressure on Saints ahead of their clash with Everton.
Suspension and injury problems compounded the squad's understandably dented confidence, yet Koeman's men, playing...
Southampton brought their worst losing streak of the 21st century to a comprehensive end as they impressively dispatched of Everton.
The astonishing start to life under Ronald Koeman recently came to a dramatic end, with Tuesday's embarrassing Capital One Cup exit to third-tier Sheffield United a fifth successive defeat in all competitions.
That loss had repercussions far beyond denting confidence as suspension and injury problems mounted, yet Saints rallied to see off Everton 3-0 thanks to Romelu...
Ronald Koeman insists he is delighted with Southampton's form this season despite a five-match losing streak, and is confident his side can deliver against Everton on Saturday.
The Saints are in the midst of their worst run of losses in the 21st century, yet remain fifth in the Premier League after an excellent start to the campaign.
The south coast club's impressive start made a mockery of those predicting a fight against relegation following an unparalleled summer exodus of talent from St Mary's.