Southampton’s face off against Manchester City on the BBC on Sunday became the most-watched televised match for the Premier League, with a 5.7 million audience.
Steve Rudge, Lead Executive for, said: “Seeing the Premier League was fantastic for our audiences.
“We’re excited to offer this game to the broadest free-to-air audience.”
The highest viewership through all platforms saw the Saints win 1-0 over City.
They secured a surprise win over the champions of last season due to a magnificent strike by Che Adams.