Loan watch: Minamino scores again with nine reds in action
Takumi Minamino scored the second goal of his Southampton loan on Saturday.
The Japan international’s compound final saw the Saints advance to their 1-1 draw against Chelsea at St Mary’s, with boss Ralph Hasenhuttl later describing the strike as ‘typical Taki’.
Liverpool striker Minamino has now scored twice in three Premier League appearances since joining the South Coast club until the end of the season on transfer deadline day.
Takumi Minamino with an icy finish! ❄️ Despite all the possession of Chelsea, Southampton takes the lead at St Ma… https://t.co/RHMWWTIgFG
– btsportfootball (Football on BT Sport)
February 20 13:07
Three Reds on loan were on the roster sheets during Cardiff City’s clash with Preston North End, meanwhile.
Harry wilson registered assistance and Sheyi ojo came off the bench as the Bluebirds claimed a fifth straight league victory by beating Preston, for whom Sepp van den Berg was an unused substitute, 4-0.
Elsewhere in the championship, Harvey ElliottThe Blackburn Rovers lost 1-0 at Nottingham Forest.
In the Bundesliga, Loris karius kept a clean sheet to help Union Berlin to a 1-0 success against Freiburg, while two Academy players took part in Ligue 1 matches.
Liam Millar started Charlton Athletic’s 1-1 draw with Fleetwood Town and Adam lewis was engaged for the final 15 minutes as Plymouth Argyle played a scoreless stalemate with Rochdale.
Elsewhere, Kamil Grabara recorded a shutout in AGF Aarhus’ 2-0 win over SonderjyskE, and Anderson arroyoUDS de Salamanca won the same victory at Celta Vigo II.