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Opta Stats: Southampton v Swansea

Can the new Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino kick off with a win against Swansea?
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Will the Saints go marching in with a win when Southampton host Swansea? Opta reveals all.

"Southampton will be looking to record their 1000th home league win in this match, since joining the Football League Third Division South in 1920-21 (P1881 W999 D485 L397)."

The Saints are [2.65] to win to nil.

Southampton have won six of their last eight meetings with Swansea in the Premier League (W6 D0 L2). The Saints are [1.65] to win.

Swansea's only win at St Mary's in the Premier League came in February 2015, with Jonjo Shelvey scoring the winner that day (D1 L3). They are [6.6] to get back to winning ways.

The Swans have failed to score in six of their 10 Premier League contests against Southampton. Under 2.5 goals is [1.81].

In their last 10 Premier League seasons, Southampton have picked up an opening day win once (1-0 v West Brom in 2013, D5 L4). The draw is priced at [4.0].

Southampton have never won an opening day home fixture in the Premier League (D5 L4). You can lay them at [1.66].

Swansea are unbeaten in their last three Premier League games to start the season (W2 D1). You can back them at [4.9] in the Draw No Bet market.

Southampton will be looking to record their 1000th home league win in this match, since joining the Football League Third Division South in 1920-21 (P1881 W999 D485 L397). The Saints are [2.65] to win to nil.

Only one team - relegated Sunderland (16) - scored fewer home Premier League goals than Southampton's tally of 17 last season. Under 1.5 goals is [3.4].

Swansea loan signing Tammy Abraham - who has only two previous Premier League games to his name, both as a substitute for Chelsea - was the top scoring teenager in the Football League last season, netting 23 goals for Bristol City in the Championship. Abraham is [4.5] to score.

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