Manchester United v Southampton: Starting teams

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Updated: October 19, 2013

We have the starting teams from Manchester United v Southampton, David Moyes will be hoping for a victory.

Teams

Manchester United : De Gea; Rafael, Jones, Evans, Evra; Nani, Carrick, Fellaini, Januzaj; Rooney, van Persie.

Southampton : Boruc, Clyne, Fonte, Lovren, Shaw, Wanyama, Schneiderlin, S. Davis, Lallana (c), Rodriguez, Osvaldo.

Head-to-head

  • Manchester United have won eight successive matches against Southampton in all competitions since a 1-0 away defeat in August 2003 when James Beattie scored the only goal.
  • Saints have failed to win on their last 18 league trips to Old Trafford (D2, L16), with their most recent draw a 3-3 thriller in September 1999.
  • Their last league win away to United was by 2-0 in January 1988.
  • They also won an FA Cup fourth-round replay on United turf in 1992, courtesy of a penalty shootout.

Manchester United

  • The Red Devils have not lost back-to-back Premier League home games since defeats to Middlesbrough and Arsenal in 2002.
  • Since the start of last season, no defender has assisted more goals than Patrice Evra (six).
  • They have scored just three Premier League goals at home this term – only Stoke (two) have a lower tally.
  • United have used 24 different players in their starting line-ups for Premier League games – more than any other team this season.
  • Excluding penalties, Robin van Persie has failed to score in 14 of his last 18 Premier League games, including the last five.


Southampton

  • Saints have the best defensive record in the division, keeping five clean sheets and conceding just twice.
  • Six of their seven league goals this term have been scored in the second half.
  • They have lost only three of their last 19 games in league and cup.

 Boylesports.com goalscorer betting

Man United  
  Robin Van Persie

3/1

3/1

3/1

 
  Wayne Rooney

4/1

4/1

6/5

5/1

 
  Javier Hernandez

5/1

5/1

6/4

7/1

 
  Danny Welbeck

5/1

5/1

6/4

7/1

 
  Marouane Fellaini  
Southampton  
  Rickie Lambert  
  Pablo Osvaldo

9/1

9/1

 
  Jay Rodriguez  
  Adam Lallana  
  Gaston Ramirez  
  No Goalscorer

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