Southampton vs Manchester United Preview and Prediction: Man U to Win 1-0 at 6/1
Southampton and Manchester United will play their sixth game of the Premier League season at the St. Mary’s Stadium on Saturday, 23rd September.
The teams last played each other in May this year and the game ended in a goalless draw. Manchester United won their two games before that, 3 – 2 in February and 2 – 0 in August last year, but Southampton won 0 – 1 in January 2016.
Southampton are currently ninth in the Premier League table with 8 points having won two games, drawn two and lost one. They are tied for points with Tottenham, Huddersfield, Burnley, Liverpool, West Bromwich and Watford.
Manchester United are second in the Premier League table with 13 points after winning four games and drawing one. They are tied for points with top placed Manchester City and have the same goal difference.
Manchester United have had a fantastic start to the season and will be eager to maintain the pressure on City and despite having the home advantage, Southampton are likely to struggle against United given their recent form.
A 1 – 0 win for Manchester United is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports offering odds of 6/1 and 11/2 respectively.
Paddy Power Odds: 7/2 Southampton to Win, 11/4 for a Draw and 3/4 Manchester United to Win
Boyle Sports Odds: 7/2 Southampton to Win, 13/5 for a Draw and 3/4 Manchester United to Win