Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds
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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

Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 23: A sign with the logo of Manchester United is seen outside the stadium prior to the Group H match of the UEFA Champions League between Manchester United and Juventus at Old Trafford on October 23, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Betting prediction: Manchester United 2-1 Southampton

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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.

Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – JANUARY 24: Bruno Fernandes (R) of Manchester United celebrates with Edinson Cavani, Marcus Rashford and team mates after scoring their side’s third goal during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 24, 2021 in Manchester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Phil Noble – Pool/Getty Images)

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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 betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

Manchester United’s English striker Marcus Rashford (C) celebrates with Manchester United’s Portuguese midfielder Bruno Fernandes (L) and Manchester United’s French striker Anthony Martial (R) after scoring their third goal during the English Premier League football match between Sheffield United and Manchester United at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, northern England on December 17, 2020. (Photo by PETER POWELL / POOL / AFP)  

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Manchester United vs Southampton – recent form and head to head statistics

Manchester United FC vs Southampton FC form
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Manchester United FC vs Newcastle United FC - 3:1
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Real Sociedad vs Manchester United FC - 0:4
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West Bromwich Albion vs Manchester United FC - 1:1
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Manchester United FC vs West Ham United FC - 1:0
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Leeds United vs Southampton FC - 3:0
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Southampton FC vs Chelsea FC - 1:1
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Southampton FC vs Wolverhampton Wanderers FC - 1:2
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Wolverhampton Wanderers FC vs Southampton FC - 0:2
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Newcastle United FC vs Southampton FC - 3:2
Last 5 games for Manchester United FC
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
Last 5 games for Southampton 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 vs Southampton FC Premier League 20/21 form
Manchester United FC Southampton FC
25 Matches played 25
14 Matches won 8
345 Goal attempts 256
151 Shots on goal 104
98 Shots off goal 94
132 Corner kicks 105
57% Average ball possession 54%
96 Shots blocked 58
40 Cards given 40
307 Free kicks 349
58 Offsides 58
2 Shots on post 2
6 Shots on bar 2
42 Goals by foot 27
9 Goals by head 4
53 Goals scored 31
32 Goals conceded 43
Manchester United FC vs Southampton FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Manchester United FC Southampton FC
46 Matches 46
22 Home Matches 24
24 Away Matches 22
105 Total Goals 52
2.28 Average Goals Scored 1.13
30 Wins 7
7 Losses 30
9 Draws 9
Last 5 games & match results between Manchester United FC and Southampton FC
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.

Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 20: Victor Lindelof of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to make it 4-0 during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Leeds United at Old Trafford on December 20, 2020 in Manchester, United Kingdom. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Matthew Ashton – AMA/Getty Images)

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)

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.

Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 20: Scott McTominay of Manchester United celebrates after scoring their sides second goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Leeds United at Old Trafford on December 20, 2020 in Manchester, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

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.

Manchester United vs Southampton betting tips: Preview, predictions & odds

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 25: Lucas Digne of Everton fouls Kyle Walker-Peters of Southampton leading to a red card during the Premier League match between Southampton and Everton at St Mary’s Stadium on October 25, 2020 in Southampton, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Frank Augstein – Pool/Getty Images)


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