Southampton fans want Pellegrino to drop Wesley Hoedt after Liverpool display

Southampton’s fears of English Premier League relegation ramped up on Sunday after they suffered a 2-0 defeat to Liverpool at St Mary’s.

With Huddersfield Town picking up a big win at home to Bournemouth earlier in the afternoon, Southampton knew that picking up some sort of result against the Reds was a must.

However, they were powerless to resist Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah, both scoring in the first half to send Mauricio Pellegrino’s side into the relegation zone with just 11 games remaining before the end of the season.

Fans were left frustrated with the result and the collective performance, also bemoaning individual errors from players like Wesley Hoedt.

Hoedt has been coming under increasing criticism this season after a series of under par performances and he failed to deal adequately with the Liverpool attack on Sunday.

Is it time to drop the Dutch international?

Supporters took to Twitter to share their thoughts on his performance…

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