Opta Stats: Manchester United v Southampton

Will it be three points for Manchester United when they host Southampton?
Will it be three points for Manchester United when they host Southampton?

Both Manchester United and Southampton are in poor form and in need of a win. Opta presents the vital statistics.

"The Red Devils have kept a clean sheet in each of their last three Premier League games against Southampton, after a run of nine games without one."

Manchester United are 2.26/5 to win to nil.

The Red Devils have kept a clean sheet in each of their last three Premier League games against Southampton, after a run of nine games without one. Manchester United are 2.26/5 to win to nil.

Southampton have won two of their last three league visits to Old Trafford, after a run of 19 games without a win there (D3 L16). The Saints are 10.519/2 to win again.

Manchester United won the reverse fixture thanks to a Romelu Lukaku goal - they've not beaten Southampton home and away in the same season since 2012-13. United are 1.374/11 to claim three points.

Southampton have won just one of their last 11 Premier League games (D4 L6) and none of the last seven. The draw is 5.49/2.

Mauricio Pellegrino has won just 20% of his 20 Premier League games in charge of Southampton (W4 D7 L9) - the third worst win rate by a Saints manager in the competition behind Harry Redknapp (18.2%) and Steve Wigley (6.2%). Manchester United are 2.0811/10 to win half-time/full-time.

Man Utd have lost just two of their 29 Premier League home games under Jose Mourinho (W16 D11 L2), with both defeats coming at the hands of Man City. The draw half-time/Manchester United full-time double result is 4.47/2.

Man Utd find themselves 15 points behind rivals Man City - the biggest points gap between first and second place after 20 games in English top-flight history. Southampton are 3.613/5 in the Double Chance market.

Man Utd have scored nine goals via substitutes in the Premier League this season - one more than in the previous two seasons combined (8). Over 2.5 goals is 1.84/5.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored four goals in his two games against Southampton in all competitions. Ibrahimovic is 2.111/10 to score.

Jesse Lingard has had a hand in 10 Premier League goals this season (6 goals, 4 assists in 16 apps) - more than in his previous three seasons combined (5 goals, 3 assists in 51 games). Lingard is 3.259/4 to find the net.

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