Adam Lallana felt Saints had been rewarded for their patience as they claimed a 1-0 victory over West Brom.
Keith Downing has described new Albion head coach Pepe Mel as a 'warm man' and is looking forward to working with him.
Shane Long played down rumors of him leaving, following West Brom's loss to Southampton.
Adam Lallana says patience was the key to their victory over West Brom and was pleased they were getting back to basics.
Mauricio Pochettino hailed Artur Boruc after his save prevented Shane Long from netting a last-gasp equaliser.
Keith Downing admits Southampton were the better side and was disappointed to end his reign as caretaker boss with a loss.
Mauricio Pochettino says his side fully deserved their three points from the win over West Brom.
Artur Boruc was delighted to make a winning return to the Southampton starting line-up.
Southampton enjoyed a first league win at St Mary's in almost two months after a 1-0 success over West Brom.
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