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Southampton v United - Pre-Match Fascinating Facts

Southampton v United - Pre-Match Fascinating Facts

Two fixtures to go in what has been a strange Premier League season.

Despite a record breaking unbeaten run in the Premier League, a top-four place has eluded us again.

Ahead of the trip to Southampton, we`ve cobbled together a few fascinating facts that might impress you.

• Manchester United have a decent record away to Southampton, they`ve not lost there since August 2003, a run of 8 league and cup games.

• In 35 Premier League games against Southampton, Manchester United have lost just 7

• On 8 occasions in the Premier League, Manchester United have come from behind to win.

• The injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic has scored 4 of Manchester United`s 5 goals against Southampton this season.

• Manchester United go into this fixture having lost 2 Premier League games on the trot, they`ve not lost 3 since December 2015 when Louis van Gaal was in charge.

• Manchester United have only won 17 Premier League games this season, they need to win both remaining fixtures to not set a record for the lowest number of victories, by the club, in a Premier League season.

• Manchester United have registered 14 draws this season, the most by any club in the Premier League.



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Writer:Red Boy
Date:Tuesday May 16 2017
Time: 5:22PM

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