Southampton vs Man Utd prediction: Manchester United got off to a jubilant start when they beat Leeds at home. Meanwhile, Southampton has received defeat from the first day of the game. Back at home in round 2, Southampton’s goal is nothing but getting the first points.
- Match date: 01:00 pm on 2021/08/22
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 2nd
- Location: Mary’s Stadium
SOUTHAMPTON VS MAN UTD PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Southampton will have the home-field advantage in this match. However, it is Manchester United that has a higher appreciation for winning.
Southampton’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W L L
In the Premier League last season, Southampton was one of the teams that played at home. Specifically, with 19 home matches, Southampton got 8 wins, 3 draws and 8 defeats. So, on average, they get 1.42 points per game.
Looking at the recent performance, Southampton is showing an ineffective face. In the last 5 matches, they got 3 wins. It is worth mentioning that after beating Levante with a score of 1-0 in a friendly match, Southampton received 2 consecutive defeats. Most recently in the opening match, Southampton received a 1-3 defeat against Everton.
Man Utd’s form in the last 5 matches: W L D W W
Manchester United has had a completely opposite start to the opponent. Playing at home and welcoming Leeds, Manchester United has gained a lot of mental strength. So they easily beat the away team to get 3 points. With the brilliance of Pogba and Bruno, the Red Devils got an impressive 5-1 victory. It is also the 3rd unbeaten match in a row that this team is having.
Looking at last season, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team is not afraid of away matches. They are the team with the second-highest away record. After 19 away matches, Manchester United has not lost. Instead, they got 12 wins and 7 draws to get 43 points.
Select: Man Utd FT.
Manchester United can confidently win 3 points in the upcoming match. After 92 previous meetings, Manchester United has won 52 matches. Meanwhile, Southampton only got 17 defeats. However, both also got 23 draws.
After the last 5 meetings, Manchester Utd is still having the upper hand on the opponent. Specifically, they had 3 times that made Southampton taste defeat. With the remaining 2 matches, Southampton could not win but only got a draw.
Select: Man Utd FT.
The incompetence of Southampton’s defense has been shown in the 2020/21 season. They have received 68 goals, equivalent to 1.79 goals per game. Besides, the attack played at a stable level with an average of 1.24 goals per game.
Last season, the problem that Manchester United encountered was also on the defensive side when they received 44 goals, equivalent to 1.16 goals/game. Meanwhile, the attack is impressive when bringing back 73 goals. Accordingly, on average each game they got 1.92 goals.
With Over/Under 2.75, Southampton’s last 5 matches had 4 Over wins, equivalent to 80%. Manchester United also got 5 times with similar results.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
Southampton vs Man Utd Prediction: Southampton 1-3 Manchester Utd FT (0-2 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 2nd match of Premier League between Southampton vs Man Utd on 2021/08/22 of the CMD368 bookie.