Southampton vs Bournemouth
English Premier League
Date: Saturday, 1st April 2017
Kick-off at 17:30 UK/ 18:30 CET
Venue: St. Mary’s Stadium (Southampton).
Southampton and Bournemouth will battle against themselves on Saturday as the winner stays above the other.
The two teams are in same point 33, they are also tied on same points with West Ham United behind them. However, the Saints have two outstanding games, as their games against Arsenal and Manchester United were postponed.
The Saints have been off and on in their last 5 outings, having lost 3 games and won twice. They need to win this game to stay in the top half if the table.
Meanwhile, Bournemouth have been unbeaten in the last 3 outings, with a draw against the Red Devils and 2 wins against West Ham and Swansea City. They will be hoping for a win to climb to 9th spot should Stoke City lose their game.
Southampton vs Bournemouth: Head to Head Statistics
The two teams have met few times, they have played just 7 previous fame between them.
Southampton have dominated the previous meetings with 6 wins, they have lost once to Bournemouth and none of their previous meetings have ended as draw.
The Saints have dominated their home games against Bournemouth, they have won all 3 of the games played at St Mary’s Stadium.
The reverse leg of this game ended in a 1-3 win in favour of Southampton.
Southampton vs Bournemouth: Prediction
The two teams haven’t been superb, but Bournemouth seem to have woken from slumber after the stalemate at Old Trafford. They have been unbeaten and have scored 6 goals in their last 3 games and conceded 3 goals.
Southampton also have been good upfront, they have scored 9 goals in their last 3 Premier League games.
We expect a high scoring affair in this game, as we hope the two teams gets on the score sheet.