Southampton and Liverpool will meet for a game of the 2nd round of the Premier League on Saturday. At St. Mary’s, the Saints will try to cause an upset and gain a first point or why not three, against the Reds who tasted another European glory as recently, as Wednesday night.
Southampton vs Liverpool Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last Game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Southampton||Loss||7 W/ 3 D/ 10 L||4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L|
|Liverpool||Win||10 W/ 3 D/ 7 L||5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L|
Last game between the teams: 05.04.2019 Premier League: Southampton – Liverpool 1:3; Shane Long 9′; Naby Keita 36′, Mohamed Salah 80′, Jordan Henderson 86′
Last game at this venue: 05.04.2019 Premier League: Southampton – Liverpool 1:3; Shane Long 9′; Naby Keita 36′, Mohamed Salah 80′, Jordan Henderson 86′
Worth mentioning: Liverpool won each of the last four encounters with Southampton, with Mohamed Salah being on the scoresheet every single time and are undefeated in five matches in total. During that run the Reds conceded just a single goal, that came in the most recent meeting, back in April. Three of those matches featured over 2,5 goals, while understandably, only one witnessed goals at both ends. Southampton lost the the last two games at St Mary’s, but kept clean sheets in the two matches prior. Liverpool are the last side to win a competitive game at this stadium.
Southampton vs Liverpool Stats
|As of 15.08||Last Game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Southampton||Loss||4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L||2 W/ 2 D/ 1 L|
|Liverpool||Draw||4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game Southmapton: 10.08.2019 Premier League: Burnley – Southampton 3:0; Ashley Barnes 63′, 70′, Johann Gudmundsson 75′
Next game Southampton: 24.08.2019 Premier League: Brighton – Southampton
Last game Liverpool: 14.08.2019 UEFA Super Cup Final: Liverpool – Chelsea 1:1 (2:2 AET, 5:4 after penalties); Sadio Mane 48′, 95′; Olivier Giroud 36′, Jorginho 101′ (penalty)
Next game Liverpool: 24.08.2019 Premier League: Liverpool – Arsenal
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: After four games won in a row in the friendlies, the Saints were brought back to the life in Premier League with three unanswered goals by Burnley. All but one of the team’s last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, while just two saw both involved sides finding the back of the nets. Southampton finished last season unbeaten in three consecutive games at home.
Liverpool lifted the UEFA Super Cup trophy on Wednesday by defeating Chelsea on penalties. The glory on one side, but the Reds had to play 120 minutes and were obviously tired at the closing stages. Three of the team’s previous five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while each of the last four witnessed goals at both ends.
Southampton vs Liverpool News
Missing players Southampton: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Liverpool: Alisson Becker and Nathaniel Clyne are out injured. Naby Keita is doubtful.
Southampton vs Liverpool Predictions
Liverpool to win – 1.44 @ bet365