Below-pressure Chelsea (opens in new tab) boss Graham Potter faces extra intense scrutiny after his aspect slumped to a 1-0 Premier League loss at house to bottom-of-the-table Southampton (opens in new tab).

A cacophony of boos greeted the full-time whistle at Stamford Bridge, the place James Ward-Prowse’s trademark free-kick clinched three enormous factors for Southampton – beneath the caretaker cost of Ruben Selles – of their battle to keep away from the drop.