Welcome to our Southampton vs Manchester United preview, prediction and head to head analysis. Southampton are in 11th place in the league, following three draws a win and a loss. The loss came against Everton in the second match of the season. They have also endured two goalless draws away from home. Manchester United will need to pick themselves up after the midweek defeat in the Champions League at PSV. They have done better in the premier league, with the two blemishes a draw at home to Newcastle and a loss at Swansea. It all seemed to be coming together in their last Premier league match, where they beat Liverpool 3-1. Can they recover from this midweek set back?

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Southampton DWLDD
Southampton have won 1, drawn 3 and lost 1 of their last 5 matches.

Manchester United LWLWD
Manchester United have won 2, drawn 1 and lost 2 of their Premiership matches.

Head to Head

This fixture has played for a lot of times, Seventy Nine times. Southampton have won 16, drawn 18 and Manchester United have won 45. In recent times Southampton have won 1, drawn 1 and Manchester United have won 8 of the last 10 fixtures.

Goals Scored

Southampton have scored 5 goals this season
Manchester United have scored 6 goals this season

Goals Conceded

Southampton have conceded 5 goals this season
Manchester United have conceded 3 goals this season

Top Scorers

Southampton’s top scorer is Dušan Tadić with 2 goals
Manchester United’s top scorer is Juan Mata with 1 goal

Team News

Southampton are without Bertrand,Gardos, Clasie and Forster.
Manchester United are without Rooney, Pereira, Jones and Shaw.

Conclusion

Manchester United have an excellent record at this fixture, winning 9, drawing 1 and losing 2. Therefore I am going with a Manchester United victory, with the draw a close second choice.