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Five years after a midtable finish in the Championship under Sean Dyche, Watford can establish themselves in the Premier League against the same man.
The City coach told a news conference ahead of this week's double-header with Swansea City that "maybe we need one defeat to make things calm down."
After a drab opening period between two teams struggling for fluency, the Saints made the breakthrough with five minutes left until half-time.
English Premier League: James Ward-Prowse (90' + 2) West Ham 0-3 Southampton
Everton ratings: Ronald Koeman's men suffered their first league defeat and in truth, writes Luke O'Farrell, the result could have been much worse.
West Ham are furious after no penalty is called after what seems to be clear hand contact from Ryan Bertrand.