A traffic warning has been issued to motorists in Southampton as Saints prepare to kick off against Sheffield Wednesday. 

Drivers have been told to expect busier conditions due to the Championship clash at 3pm. 

Southampton currently sit third in the table, three points behind second-placed Ipswich with Wednesday making up the final relegation spot in 22nd. 

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In a post on social media, Southampton City Council's highways team said: "#SaintsFC are at home today, playing #swfc, kick-off at 3:00pm.

"Be aware that the roads will become busier before and after the match with supporters making their way to and from St Mary's Stadium."