Southampton archives March 2012

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Southampton missed out on the opportunity to go five points clear at the top of the npower Championship as Blackpool stormed to an impressive 3-0 victory.

Southampton manager Nigel Adkins is confident top scorer Rickie Lambert will be fit to face his old club Blackpool next weekend.

Southampton did their hopes of promotion to the Barclays Premier League no harm tonight with a hard-fought 2-0 victory at Hull.

Two late penalties gave Rickie Lambert a fourth hat-trick of the season and kept Southampton on top of the npower Championship with victory over Millwall.

Dan Seaborne has made a successful return to action six months after he was hospitalised following an assault.

Southampton's trip to npower Championship rivals Middlesbrough will be screened live on television.

Southampton striker Jonathan Forte has admitted he is unsure of his long-term future with the club.

Southampton manager Nigel Adkins insisted his side's npower Championship title challenge was still on despite a 1-1 draw at home to Ipswich.

Substitute Jason Scotland's deflected effort helped Ipswich snatch a point in a 1-1 draw at npower Championship leaders Southampton.