Opta Stats: Southampton v Burnley

Southampton manager Mark Hughes.
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Can Southampton claim a valuable home win when they host Burnley? Opta presents their statistical verdict.

"10 of the 11 goals scored in the six Premier League meetings between Southampton and Burnley have come in the second half, including each of the last nine in a row."

Under 2.5 goals is [1.64].

Southampton are without a win in their last three league meetings with Burnley (D1 L2), netting just one goal in total in those games, this after winning both of the previous two (2-0 and 3-1). Burnley are [5.2] to win.

On home soil, Southampton have suffered just two defeats in their last 16 league meetings with Burnley (W8 D6). A Southampton victory is [1.88].

10 of the 11 goals scored in the six Premier League meetings between Southampton and Burnley have come in the second half, including each of the last nine in a row. Under 2.5 goals is [1.64].

Southampton have never won their opening Premier League fixture when it's been played on a Sunday, drawing two and losing three. The draw is [3.55].

In last season's Premier League, Burnley won a league-high share 52% of their points in away games (28/54). They are [2.12] in the Double Chance market.

Southampton have won two of their last four Premier League games (D1 L1), as many as they had in the previous 25 (D11 L12). The Saints are [1.35] Draw No Bet.

Southampton striker Charlie Austin has scored four goals in his four Premier League appearances against Burnley. Against no other side has he scored more in the competition (also four vs Arsenal and West Bromwich Albion). Austin is [2.4] to score.

Both of Burnley's Premier League goals at St Mary's Stadium have been scored by Sam Vokes, in a 1-3 loss in October 2016 and in a 1-0 win in November 2017. Vokes is [4.6] to find the net.

Southampton manager Mark Hughes has won just one of his six Premier League meetings with Burnley (D2 L3), winning 2-0 with Stoke in December 2016. Burnley are [3.75] Draw No Bet.

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