Manchester United vs Southampton Match Preview


On Tue Feb 2nd, Manchester United hosts Southampton in a clash of the Premier League. In Manchester United’s last match they recorded a 2-1 win against Fulham. Ademola Lookman struck first for Fulham in the 5th minute on a feed from André Zambo Anguissa, then Edinson Cavani tied it up for Manchester United in the 21st minute But fortunately they were able to complete the comaback in the 65th minute on a goal by Paul Pogba. Manchester United looks to continue their winning ways, having won 7 of their last 10, while in Southampton’s last match they recorded a 2-0 shutout win against Shrewsbury Town. Nlundulu struck first for Southampton in the 16th minute, then James Ward-Prowse added another in the 89th minute In the end, Shrewsbury Town couldn’t muster any offence and Southampton ran away with the shutout win. Southampton is looking for direction having 4 win and 3 losses in their last 10 matches.

On Sunday Nov 29th, Southampton hosted Manchester United in their last match together. Manchester United was victorious by a score of 3 to 2 in front of an empty stadium. Jan Bednarek scored the first goal for Southampton in the 23rd minute, then James Ward-Prowse added another in the 33rd minute But luckily in the 92nd minute, they were able to complete the comback with a goal by Edinson Cavani.

Southampton is having problems scoring lately. Their top scorers, Danny Ings and James Ward-Prowse each only have 1 goal in their last 5. Manchester United’s top weapon lately has been Paul Pogba, who has two goals in the last five matches

Marcos Rojo, Brandon Williams and Phil Jones are unavailable to play for Manchester United, while Southampton will be without Moussa Djenepo, Jannik Vestergaard, Michael Obafemi and Nathan Redmond.