Opta Stats: Southampton v Manchester United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.
Will Manchester United win their second game in a week when they take on Southampton?
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The managers could be feeling the pressure when Southampton take on Manchester United. Opta presents the vital statistics.

"Southampton are winless in seven home Premier League matches against Manchester United (W0 D2 L5) since a 1-0 win in August 2003."

Manchester United are [1.92] to win.

Southampton are winless in seven home Premier League matches against Manchester United (W0 D2 L5) since a 1-0 win in August 2003. Manchester United are [1.92] to win.

Since Sir Alex Ferguson retired, Man Utd have won four of their 10 Premier League games against Southampton (D4 L2), having won nine of the last 10 under the Scotsman. The draw is [3.7].

Manchester United have come from behind to beat Southampton on eight different occasions in the Premier League - no side has done so against a specific opponent more in the competition (also Chelsea vs Sunderland and Man Utd vs Newcastle). The Southampton half-time/Manchester United full-time double result is [29.0].

Southampton are winless in their six home Premier League games this season (D4 L2), their longest ever winless run from the start of a league season at home. Manchester United are [1.39] in the Draw No Bet market.

Southampton have picked up just one win from their last 17 Premier League home matches (D9 L7), beating Bournemouth 2-1 in April. The draw half-time/Manchester United full-time double result is [5.0].

Manchester United have lost six away Premier League matches in 2018 - in only one previous calendar year have they lost more in the competition, (7 in 2015). A Southampton win is [4.6].

Southampton have led in five Premier League games this season, but have won just one of them (D2 L2). They've lost more points from winning positions than any other Premier League side in 2018-19 (10). The Southampton half-time/draw full-time double result is [17.0].

Since Jose Mourinho took charge of Man Utd, only Southampton (15) have drawn more Premier League games 0-0 than the Red Devils (10). Another 0-0 draw is [13.0].

Man Utd striker Romelu Lukaku has scored four Premier League goals at St. Mary's against Southampton - only two players have ever scored more against Saints at St. Mary's in the top-flight (Olivier Giroud and Robin van Persie, both five goals). Lukaku is [2.62] to score.

Four of Man Utd's last five Premier League away goals have been scored by Anthony Martial. Only Harry Kane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (5) have scored more away Premier League goals than the Frenchman this season. Martial is [2.8] to find the net.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts

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