Southampton v Wolves Prediction
Saturday, 3:00 pm
St Mary’s Stadium
England Premier League
The Saints play host to Wolves at the St Mary’s Stadium in round 34 of the English Premier League fixtures.
Southampton come into this fixture after a (3-1) home loss to Liverpool at the St Mary’s Stadium.
Shane Long put The Saints ahead in the opening nine minutes, but the lead was canceled in the 36th minutes.
They fell behind in the 80th minutes before the conceded the second four minutes from time.
Wolves on the other hand were knocked out of the FA Cup after a (3-2) extra time loss to Watford at the Wembley Stadium.
Matt Doherty put Wolves ahead in the 36th minutes, before he teed up Raul Jimenez for the second in the 62nd minutes.
The lead was halved in the 79th minutes, before they were forced into extra time in the 94th minutes, were they conceded the third in the 104th minutes.
Southampton drop to 17th, while Wolves are in 8th place following a (2-1) win over Manchester United.
The Wanderers defeated Southampton (2-0) in the corresponding fixture back in September.
Players to watch
Shane Long scored his second goal of the season against Liverpool. He also has an assist.
Raúl Jiménez bagged his sixteenth goal of the season against Watford. He also has seven assist so far.
Prediction: Over 1.5 goals
Reason for Southampton v Wolves Prediction
Each of their last six head to head encounters have had over 1.5 goals.
Each of Wolves last six matches in all competitions have had over 1.5 goals.
Over 1.5 goals have been scored in each of Southampton’s last twelve matches at the St Mary’s Stadium.