Opta Stats: Queens Park Rangers v Southampton

Will Ronald Koeman be applauding another victory after Southampton's match with QPR?
Will Ronald Koeman be applauding another victory after Southampton's match with QPR?

Having suffered defeat last weekend, can Southampton bounce back when they face QPR? Opta gives their statistical verdict.

"QPR are the only Premier League side not to score a goal in the opening 15 minutes of a match this season."

The odds of the game being 0-0 at half-time are 7/42.72.

Defeat against Manchester United last time out at Loftus Road ended a run of seven unbeaten on home soil for QPR in the Barclays Premier League (W4 D3). You can back QPR at 4/14.8 to return to winning ways.

Six of the last nine meetings between these two sides have resulted in away wins. Southampton are [1.89 ] to emerge victorious.

Southampton have won three consecutive Premier League away games for the first time ever. The draw half-time/Southampton full-time double result is 4/15.2.

Saints have only conceded nine goals in their last 13 Premier League away games and in that run, only Liverpool have managed to net more than once against them. Under 2.5 goals is 5/61.84.

QPR are the only Premier League side not to score a goal in the opening 15 minutes of a match this season. The odds of the game being 0-0 at half-time are 7/42.72.

However, Rangers have netted a higher proportion of goals in the final 15 minutes of games (29%) than any other team in the top flight. Southampton half-time/the draw full-time is 18.5.

Southampton have struck the woodwork more times than any other team in the Premier League this season (13). QPR are 4/15.0 to keep a clean sheet.

QPR have allowed more shots on target against them than any other team in the Premier League (128). Over 2.5 goals is 11/102.14.

Southampton have allowed the fewest shots on target against them of any top flight club (62). The Saints are 6/42.5 to keep a clean sheet.

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