Fans reportedly ran onto the pitch after the final whistle and police then fired tear gas, leading to the stampede.
Perhaps Arsene Wenger was right all along. Speaking in September 2016, a few months after signing Granit Xhaka, the former Arsenal manager explained his new midfielder’s best position. “I personally prefer him as a box-to-box player,” said Wenger. “He has the engine, he has the power, he has the long pass.”
Saints suffered a third defeat in a row and have now lost 14 of their last 20 Premier League matches.