The Saints Weren't Marching in Liverpool
Southampton just took a Mersey-beating.
What with the format changes to qualify for European competition -- four to the Champions League, three to the Europa -- being the fifth English club is vital.
Domestic cup winners -- the FA and League -- get first dibs on the other two Europa spots
So the 'Pool went to work and wound up running rampant over the Saints, emerging with a 3-0 victory.
The odds say there are only so many times the Reds can mess up. This was not one of those times.
One just wasn't enough, so ten minutes later, dude did the déjà vu thing.
After a long while, we've finaly seen a few classy plays from the 'Pool.
Philippe Coutinho may soon leave the Reds for Barcelona, but while he's still on Merseyside, he' doing his job quite capably.
With that, they're keeping things tight at the top: