Team news: Daniel Farke names unchanged XI

Team news: Daniel Farke names unchanged XI

Starting line-up announced at St Mary's Stadium.

Leeds United are back in action this weekend as they take on Southampton in the Sky Bet Championship, and manager Daniel Farke has named an unchanged team following our 3-0 win over Watford.

Illan Meslier remains in net for the fixture, and just ahead of him in the Leeds United defence captain Liam Cooper is joined by Pascal Struijk, Jamie Shackleton and Sam Byram.

Ethan Ampadu links up with Glen Kamara in our midfield this afternoon, whilst Crysencio Summerville, Dan James, Georginio Rutter and Joel Piroe continue in our attacking positions.

Our substitutes bench today sees the return of striker Patrick Bamford, and he is joined by goalkeeper Karl Darlow, Luke Ayling, Joe Rodon, Archie Gray, Jaidon Anthony, Ian Poveda, Joe Gelhardt and Ilia Gruev.

The match is scheduled to kick off at 12.30pm and it will be streamed live on Sky Sports. For those without access or not in attendance at St Mary’s Stadium, you can follow the Leeds United blog online here.

Starting XI: Meslier (GK), Ampadu, Cooper (C), Piroe, Kamara, Summerville, Shackleton, James, Struijk, Rutter, Byram.

Substitutes: Darlow (GK), Ayling, Bamford, Anthony, Rodon, Gray, Poveda, Gelhardt, Gruev.