Premier League In Focus – Southampton vs Manchester United Preview

When? Saturday 23rd September, 15:00 (UK)

Where? St. Mary's Stadium

What channel is it on? Southampton vs Manchester United will not be televised live

Are tickets still available?

Head-to-head – last five meetings: Southampton W1, Man Utd W3, D1
Head-to-head – Premier League meetings: Southampton W7, Man Utd W24, D5
Head-to-head – all-time meetings: Southampton W27, Man Utd W63, D31

Southampton are unbeaten in four of their five Premier League matches this season and defeated Crystal Palace 1-0 in their last match.

Southampton have kept three clean sheets so far in five Premier League matches this season but they have conceded two goals in each of their last two home Premier League matches.

Southampton have failed to score in two of their three home Premier League fixtures this season and overall including last season they have failed to score in seven of their last eight home Premier League matches.

Manchester United are joint top of the Premier League table after five matches played – they have an identical record to rivals Manchester City.

Their 4-0 win over Everton last week was the third time in five Premier League matches that they have scored four goals without reply.

Manchester United have kept a clean sheet in four of their five Premier League matches this season.

Romelu Lukaku is the joint top Premier League scorer this season with five goals scored. He has found the net in four of Manchester United’s five Premier League matches.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has five Premier League assists so far this season – that’s the highest total of any player in the competition.

There have only been two home wins during the last eleven Premier League encounters between Southampton and Manchester United.

Southampton’s last home Premier League win against Manchester United was back in August 2003 when a late James Beattie goal gave them a 1-0 victory.

Southampton 6-3 Manchester United – 26/10/96