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England international Ings converted in the second half after his teammate Coutinho was denied by a fantastic double save from Leeds' young French keeper Iilan Meslier.
Premier League: Pedro Neto's second-half stunner sees Wolves complete comeback win against Southampton
Nuno Espirito Santo was able to celebrate in his 100th Premier League game as Wolves boss thanks to their spirited second-half fightback at St Mary's.
Premier League: Liverpool suffering from 'rusty moment' reckons Jurgen Klopp after 0-1 loss to Southampton
Danny Ings's stunning second-minute goal earned three points which moved Southampton into sixth and led to Saints manager Ralph Hasenhuttl breaking into tears of joy on the final whistle.
Premier League: Danny Ings nets controversial penalty on return as Southampton edge Brighton to climb to fifth spot
Ings made no mistake and his side held on for the victory, which lifts Southampton to 20 points, one behind fourth-placed Leicester. Brighton stay 16th on 10 points.
Ings went off five minutes from time after being injured in a challenge with Villa substitute Trezeguet, having scored his fifth league goal of the season earlier in the game.
Premier League: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's penalty sees Arsenal beat Manchester United; Gareth Bale scores in Spurs' win
Aubameyang ended a five-game goal drought in the league when he stepped up to convert a 69th-minute spot-kick after Paul Pogba fouled Hector Bellerin.
Everton, who won their first four league games and drew their fifth against Liverpool last weekend, stayed top of the standings. However, only goal difference separates Everton from Liverpool.
City returned to winning ways after an indifferent start to the season, courtesy of a first-half goal from Raheem Sterling, who condemned Arsenal to their seventh straight defeat in league matches between the two sides.
Premier League: Chelsea come back from dead to draw at West Brom; Manchester United snatch 100th-minute win
It is Everton who are setting the early pace in the Premier League as they secured a third straight win in controversial circumstances, 2-1 at Crystal Palace.
Ings’s Liverpool career was derailed by a series of serious injuries, which limited him to 14 league appearances in three seasons, but he has blossomed under Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuettl this season.
Premier League: Harry Kane stars in Tottenham's 3-0 win over Leicester; Southampton hand Bournemouth 2-0 loss
Leicester City's chances of making it to the Champions League and Bournemouth's Premier League survival took a hit after their defeats of 3-0 and 2-0 to Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton respectively.
Danny Ings has blossomed under Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuettl this season, scoring 15 goals in a 17-match run across competitions from September to January.
Premier League: Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuettl backs Danny Ings to win golden boot this season
Hasenhuettl said Ings was reaping the benefits of working on his fitness during the lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Danny Ings scored twice in Southampton's 3-1 victory at relegation-threatened Watford to remain in contention for finishing as top-scorer in the Premier League
Premier League: Knee injury sidelines Newcastle United goalkeeper Martin Dubravka after clash with Southampton's Danny Ings
Martin Dubravka was involved in a clash with Saints forward Danny Ings in Saturday’s 1-0 win but played the full 90 minutes
Premier League: Marcos Alonso double sees Chelsea retain top-four spot; West Ham, Crystal Palace move away from relegation zone
Alonso opened the scoring in the 33rd minute with a crisp strike after Olivier Giroud struck the crossbar with an acrobatic flick, but Chelsea were punished for dwelling on that lead
A third win in their last four league games lifted Burnley into 10th place with 34 points from 26 games, while Southampton remained in 13th place on 31 points.
Premier League: Liverpool widen lead with clinical victory over Tottenham; Danny Ings strikes as Southampton win
Liverpool have a scarcely believable 16-point lead, with a game in hand over second-placed Leicester, and have made the best-ever start to a season across Europe's big five leagues after collecting 61 points from 21 games
Premier League: 'Thank you for that evening', says Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhüttl on 9-0 loss to Leicester City, ahead of reverse fixture
Southampton fans are starting to see the high-energy style of play that Hasenhüttl became known for at German club Leipzig before he arrived in England midway through last season
Premier League: Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho lambasts VAR, says remote officials have more power than on-field referees
Mourinho’s anger was compounded when VAR assessed another incident where Saints goalkeeper Alex McCarthy dived at Alli’s feet to get to a loose ball and got there first.