Week 35 brings us a match on Jul 13th, where Manchester United hosts Southampton in a clash of these two extremely mismatched Premier League teams. Manchester United sits at 5th place in the tables. In their last match they recorded a 3-0 shutout win against Aston Villa. Manchester United looks to continue their winning ways, having won 7 of their last 10, while 14th placed Southampton is fresh off their 1-1 draw against Everton, and Southampton is looking for direction having 4 win and 5 losses in their last 10 matches.
Manchester United and Southampton last played eachother at the St. Mary’s Stadium on the 31st of August. Southampton and Manchester United battled to a 1-1 draw. Daniel James struck first for Manchester United in the 10th minute on a feed from Scott McTominay, but Jannik Vestergaard got the equalizer for Southampton in the 58th minute earning Southampton at least a draw.
Danny Ings has been on a hot streak lately. In the last five games, the attacker has scored four goals for Southampton. Manchester United is glad to have Bruno Fernandes in top form. In the last 5 matches the midfielder has scored 5 goals
Axel Tuanzebe and Phil Jones are unavailable to play for Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s team, while Ralph Hasenhüttl’s Southampton squad will be without Moussa Djenepo and Yan Valery.