Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side have been on a spectacular run of form since the restart, and are now undefeated in their last six games.
It’s a remarkable turnaround for the Saints, who at one stage seemed threatened by relegation. However, it’s arrived slightly too late to clamber into the top half of the table.
Sheffield United have fallen agonisingly short of a European place after a slight slump in form since the restart, but that can hardly detract from a fabulous first season in the top flight.
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When is it and what time is kick-off?
The match will begin at 4pm on Sunday 26 July at St Mary’s.
How can I watch it online and on TV?
The match will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Mix.
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Southampton: McCarthy; Walker-Peters, Stephens, Vestergaard, Bertrand; Armstrong, Ward-Prowse, Romeu, Redmond; Ings, Adams.
Sheffield United: Henderson; Basham, Egan, Robinson; Baldock, Berge, Lundstram, Fleck, Stevens; McBurnie, Sharp.
What are the odds?
Southampton – 23/20
Draw – 5/2
Sheffield United – 23/10