Southampton and Wolverhampton will meet at St Mary’s on Saturday for their encounter of the 34th round in the Premier League. The Saints are just outside the relegation zone on 33 points and the gap to the first team in the danger zone stands at five. The Wolves are 8th and basically have nothing to play for besides pride until the rest of the season.
Southampton vs Wolverhampton Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Southampton||Loss||6 W/ 4 D/ 4 L||4 W/ 2 D/ 2 L|
|Wolverhampton||Win||4 W/ 4 D/ 6 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 4 L|
Last game between the teams: 29.09.2019 Wolverhampton – Southampton 2:0; Ivan Calaveiro 79′, Jonathan Castro 87′
Last game at this venue: 23.08.2017 Southampton – Wolverhampton 0:2; Danny Batth 67′, Donovan Wilson 87′
Worth mentioning: None of the last four meetings between the sides saw the two teams scoring. Each of the last three encounters ended in 2:0 scoreline with the Wolves able to record two victories. No draw has been registered in the five recent H2H clashes. Only one of the eight games played in Southampton since 2000 produced over 2,5 or saw both teams finding the nets.
Southampton vs Wolverhampton Stats
|As of 10.04||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Southampton||Loss||4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
|Wolverhampton||Draw||4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L||0 W/ 3 D/ 2 L|
Last game Southampton: 05.04.2019 Southampton – Liverpool 1:3; Shane Long 9′; Naby Keita 36′, Mohamed Salah 80′, Jordan Henderson 86′
Last game Wolverhampton: 07.04.2019 Watford – Wolverhampton 2:2 (3:2 AET); Gerard Deulofeu 79′, 104′ Troy Deeney 90′ (penalty); Matt Doherty 36′, Raul Jimenez 62′
Top performers Southampton: Danny Ings 7 goals 1 assist, James Ward-Prowse 6 goals, Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg 4 goals 2 assists.
Top performers Wolverhampton: Raul Jimenez 12 goals 7 assists, Diego Jota 7 goals 4 assists, Matt Doherty 3 goals 4 assists.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: No draw has been registered in Southampton’s last seven outings. Three of the Saints’ last five matches featured over 2,5 goals and saw both involved teams hitting the back of the nets. The same goes for the last five games at St. Mary, with the only difference being that four encounters witnessed goals at both ends.
Wolverhampton were one minute away of reaching the FA Cup final, but conceded a penalty late in added time in their weekend game with Watford and subsequently lost 3:2 after extra time. Four of their last five outings saw both sides scoring, while three encounters produced over 2,5 goals. The opposite goes for their visits, as none of the last five saw more than two goals scored.
Southampton vs Wolverhampton News
Missing players Southampton: Michael Obafemi will miss the match. Mario Lemina is under question.
Missing players Wolverhampton: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Southampton vs Wolverhampton Predictions
Southampton to win – 2.50 @ bet365