Ralph Hasenhüttl will not be in the Southampton dugout for West Ham game 10 months ago

Ralph Hasenhüttl will not be in the Southampton dugout for West Ham game

He will remain in contact with the team via video link

Ralph Hasenhuttl will not be in attendance for Southampton's game against West Ham United at St Mary's on Tuesday evening, after a member of his household tested positive for Covid-19.

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Southampton have issued the following statement.

"Southampton Football Club can confirm that Ralph Hasenhüttl will not be in the dugout for this evening’s game against West Ham United at St Mary’s Stadium.

"A member of Ralph’s household tested positive for Covid-19 yesterday (28th December), and in keeping with the club’s usual protocols and government guidance, Ralph is currently self-isolating whilst we assess the situation further.

"Ralph will manage this evening’s game from home and will remain in contact with the team and coaching staff throughout the game via a video and audio link."