Southampton vs Manchester Utd: Preview & Prediction
Manchester must regain its momentum!
In the late game of the English championship, Southampton, 9th, faces Manchester United, 6th, this Wednesday, May 17 at 9pm at St Mary’s Stadium.
The Mancunians, who remain in three games without victory, will try to relaunch Saints who count only 1 success during their last 6 outings.
Southampton will finish this year 2016-2017 in the soft belly of the standings. The formation of Claude Puel, unfortunate finalist of the League Cup, relaunched in championship by winning on the lawn of Middlesbrough, 2 goals to 1.
The Saints were on a negative series of 5 games without a win, 3 defeats against Manchester City (0-3), Chelsea (2-4) and Arsenal (0-2) and 2 draws ahead of Hull City (0- 0) and Liverpool (0-0).
At home, Southampton won only the 17th best result with 6 hits, 5 draws and 6 losses. With only 1 success in the last 7 receptions, all competitions, Southampton is in crisis of results. The arrival of Manchester United, 4th best team of the Kingdom (10 wins, 4 draws, 4 defeats), should degrade the balance of the Saints at home.
Manchester United have had only 1 success in their last 6 meetings, Europa League and Premier League combined … Even if the 5th place has moved away, the Red Devils must win to prepare for the final Of the C3 against Ajax Amsterdam, on 24 May.
José Mourinho’s team is on a three-game winless streak with 2 defeats on Arsenal (0-2) and Tottenham (1-2) in the championship and 1 in front of Celta Vigo (1 -1) at home on the European scene.
Southampton vs Manchester Utd: Direct Matches
Winner 2 times of Southampton this season, Manchester United would be able to realize the pass of 3.
Unfortunately, the absences of Fellaini, Ibrahimovic, Shaw, Rojo or Young) should penalize this team of Manchester United.
Why not bet on a draw, especially if Arsenal won the day before Sunderland, the Reds Devils will not be able to claim this 5th place in the Premier League.
Southampton vs Manchester Utd: Betting Tips
X2 – Odds: 1.50
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 2.15