Ace Football team offers the Premier League round 23 match preview for Southampton and Wolves who meet up this coming Saturday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
Southampton go up against Wolves at St. Mary’s Stadium this coming Saturday in a thrilling Premier League match.
Placed 20 in the league table, Southampton have amassed 15 points after 21 matches. On 20 points, Wolves rank 15 with 21 matches played this season.
Team form: Southampton vs Wolves
In their last three matches, Southampton won 2-1 against Blackpool, before losing 2-1 against Newcastle and 3-0 to Brentford. In their last six Premier League home matches, the Saints didn’t claim a single win. Instead, they’ve drawn two and lost four, while scoring four and conceding 11 goals.
In their last three matches, Wolves lost against Liverpool and Manchester City by 0-1 and 3-0, respectively, and beat Liverpool by 3-0. Julen Lopetegui’s side only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Premier League. In these six matches, they drew two and lost three, and were outscored by 11 goals to five.
Betting facts for Southampton and Wolves
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Southampton and Wolves. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- In the last 10 Southampton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Southampton have conceded in 23 of the last 25 matches
- Southampton have conceded in 23 of the last 25 home matches
- Southampton have lost 4 of the last 5 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In the last 5 Southampton home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Wolverhampton have conceded in the last 11 away matches in a row
- In 8 of the last 9 away matches Wolverhampton played, both teams scored
- Wolverhampton have not won 14 of the last 16 away matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Wolverhampton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 5 of the last 6 Wolverhampton away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Players on top: Southampton vs Wolves
James Ward-Prowse has four strikes in six Premier League matches for Southampton, who will be relying on his services when clashing with Wolves. The visitors are looking to Daniel Podence, who has provided his team with three Premier League goals.
Betting markets: Southampton vs Wolves
St. Mary’s Stadium witnessed Southampton winning four times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing one and losing five as well. Wolves claimed two wins, four draws, and four defeats in their last 10 games away. Wolves have beaten Southampton in 4 consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Surprisingly, Southampton only scored the first goal of the match in two out of their last ten games. Wolves scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Wolves managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches. Wolves have scored in 4 consecutive meetings with Southampton when playing at away ground.
Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Southampton, who scored an average of one goal along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Wolves’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.5 goals in these matches. Amazingly, Southampton failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 10 matches.
Suggested bet: Southampton vs Wolves
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Southampton and Wolves seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this Premier League match.