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Kelvin Davis is hoping to hang on to the No. 1 keeper position for Southampton.
While Kelvin Davis and Mark Schwarzer will most likely never be in the same area of the pitch, this is an important battle to keep an eye on.
Both veteran keepers have had moments they would like to take back and are looking over their shoulder to the bench where other keepers are ready to take their place.
Schwarzer, despite starting all 18 matches this season, has had a bit of a struggle. The 40-year-old has conceded 33 goals in 18 matches. When the goals start going in, it's usually a flood against him, as Schwarzer has conceded three or more goals in a match seven times this season.
Schwarzer has only stopped 65,6 percent of shots against him, making 63 saves. The Australian international picked up a knock recently, resulting in backup David Stockdale being recalled from loan early from Hull City.
Davis recently received his chance to restake his claim to the No. 1 spot in goal for Southampton when Paulo Gazzaniga picked up a shoulder injury. The 36-year-old has conceded 15 goals in his six appearances, keeping one clean sheet. Davis has struggled stopping shots as well, only saving 22 of 37 shots against him for a save rate of 59.4 percent.
Things have improved lately for Davis, as he has only conceded one goal in the behind a revamped Saints back four in the past two matches.
Whoever can stand taller in net for their respective team will likely make the difference in Wednesday's match.