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Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips
This article covers Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips and predictions.
Also included is a thorough Manchester United vs Southampton betting preview.
Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.
Manchester United vs Southampton: Match details
Match: Manchester United vs Southampton
Competition: Premier League
Date: February 2, 2021
Kick-off time: 8:15 pm, February 2, 2021 (UK time)
Stadium: Old Trafford
Betting prediction: Manchester United 2-1 Southampton
Manchester United’s title charge has taken a hit over the last week having dropped points in their last two games.
United followed up their shock defeat to Sheffield United with a draw with Arsenal on Saturday.
Southampton’s form has also been underwhelming over recent weeks failing to win in their last three games.
The Saints defeated Liverpool almost four weeks ago and have lost all of their matches since.
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Anthony Martial to score anytime. The Frenchman is in line to return to the line-up having been dropped against Arsenal.
Martial has failed to score in his last five league appearances and will be eager to end that wait on Tuesday.
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Manchester United vs Southampton – recent form and head to head statistics
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|February 25, 2021||UEFA Europa League 20/21||Manchester United FC||0 - 0||Real Sociedad|
|February 21, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Manchester United FC||3 - 1||Newcastle United FC|
|February 18, 2021||UEFA Europa League 20/21||Real Sociedad||0 - 4||Manchester United FC|
|February 14, 2021||Premier League 20/21||West Bromwich Albion||1 - 1||Manchester United FC|
|February 9, 2021||FA Cup 20/21||Manchester United FC||1 - 0||West Ham United FC|
|February 23, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Leeds United||3 - 0||Southampton FC|
|February 20, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Southampton FC||1 - 1||Chelsea FC|
|February 14, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Southampton FC||1 - 2||Wolverhampton Wanderers FC|
|February 11, 2021||FA Cup 20/21||Wolverhampton Wanderers FC||0 - 2||Southampton FC|
|February 6, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Newcastle United FC||3 - 2||Southampton FC|
|Manchester United FC||Southampton FC|
|151||Shots on goal||104|
|98||Shots off goal||94|
|57%||Average ball possession||54%|
|2||Shots on post||2|
|6||Shots on bar||2|
|42||Goals by foot||27|
|9||Goals by head||4|
|Manchester United FC||Southampton FC|
|2.28||Average Goals Scored||1.13|
|February 2, 2021||Premier League 20/21||Manchester United FC||9 - 0||Southampton FC|
|November 29, 2020||Premier League 20/21||Southampton FC||2 - 3||Manchester United FC|
|July 13, 2020||Premier League 19/20||Manchester United FC||2 - 2||Southampton FC|
|August 31, 2019||Premier League 19/20||Southampton FC||1 - 1||Manchester United FC|
|March 2, 2019||Premier League 18/19||Manchester United FC||3 - 2||Southampton FC|
Manchester United vs Southampton: Match preview
Manchester United now trail Man City at the top by four points and their bitter rivals also have a game in hand.
The Red Devils have dropped points in their last two games losing to Sheffield United and drawing with the Gunners.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side missed several big chances at the Emirates to claim three points.
The Norwegian manager will be hoping his side are able to quickly bounce back from an underwhelming string of results.
Southampton suffer three consecutive defeats
Southampton have suffered three consecutive defeats following their win over Liverpool.
Their poor run of form has seen them drop into 11th with a number of teams queueing up behind them.
Ralph Hassenhuttl’s side have been unfortunate with injuries over recent weeks with several key players missing.
The Saints could be without up to nine players for Tuesday’s trip to Old Trafford.
SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 13: Che Adams of Southampton celebrates with teammates Jannik Vestergaard, Danny Ings and Theo Walcott after scoring their team’s first goal during the Premier League match between Southampton and Sheffield United at St Mary’s Stadium on December 13, 2020 in Southampton, England. A limited number of spectators (2000) are welcomed back to stadiums to watch elite football across England. This was following easing of restrictions on spectators in tiers one and two areas only. (Photo by Naomi Baker/Getty Images)
Manchester United team news vs Southampton
Manchester United are hopeful that Scott McTominay will be available to face Southampton as he recovers from an illness.
The midfielder was forced off against Arsenal due to an issue with his stomach but is set to return on Tuesday.
Phil Jones also remains sidelined with a knee injury.
Southampton team news vs Manchester United
Southampton have a substantial list of absentees for Tuesday’s game due to injury.
The Saints suffered a triple injury blow in their defeat to Villa.
Ibrahima Diallo, Theo Walcott and Oriol Romeu were all forced and will miss the trip to Old Trafford.
Mohamed Salisu, Nathan Tella and Jannik Vestergaard are all close to returning but remain out of the game.
Michael Obafemi, William Smallbone and Kyle Walker-Peters also remain sidelined.
Predicted Manchester United line-up vs Southampton
Predicted Southampton line-up vs Manchester United
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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.