Can Southampton keep apace at the top when they face Swansea? Opta rates their chances.
"Southampton have dropped fewer points from winning positions than any other team in the top flight (two)."
Southampton have won only one of their last six home Premier League matches where the opposition has scored. You can lay Southampton at 5/81.63.
Swansea City have won just one of their last nine Premier League away matches (W1 D3 L5). Southampton are 5/81.62 to win.
Saints have kept seven clean sheets in their last 11 Premier League matches at St Mary's. Southampton are 6/52.16 to keep a clean sheet.
Swansea City have gone 377 minutes of league football without a goal against Southampton. Under 2.5 goals is 4/51.8.
Saints are unbeaten in six league meetings against Swansea now, winning three and drawing three. The draw is 4.1.
There have been just six goals scored in the five Barclays Premier League meetings between Southampton and Swansea City. Under 1.5 goals is 12/53.4.
Southampton have dropped fewer points from winning positions than any other team in the top flight (two). They are 8/52.56 to win half-time/full-time.
Only Aston Villa and Swansea City (both one) have scored fewer headed goals in the Premier League this season than the Saints (two). Swansea are 9/25.7 to keep a clean sheet.
42 points after 22 matches is Southampton's best ever points haul in their top flight history. Southampton are 6/42.48 to finish in the top four.