Southampton play host to Carlisle United at St. Marys on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 5 games played, Saints have recorded 2 wins, and Carlisle Utd. have come away with 1 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Southampton was amazingly over twenty years ago, in October 1983, with Southampton running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sun 28 Mar||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 4||Southampton||ASSM|
|2009/2010||Sat 26 Sep||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Southampton||LGE1|
|1983/1984||Tue 25 Oct||Southampton||3-0||Carlisle Utd.||LGEC|
|1983/1984||Tue 04 Oct||Carlisle Utd.||2 - 0||Southampton||LGEC|
|1976/1977||Sat 22 Jan||Carlisle Utd.||0 - 6||Southampton||CHMP|
|1976/1977||Sat 21 Aug||Southampton||1 - 2||Carlisle Utd.||CHMP|
|1975/1976||Sat 20 Mar||Southampton||1 - 1||Carlisle Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Southampton have lost just once in their last six home games, winning four and drawing the other one. These games have seen the Saints score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 4.
In complete contrast to Southampton, Carlisle Utd. are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Cumbrians have hit 5 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Southampton lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola League One, picking up 67 points from their 43 games so far. Carlisle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 54 points from their 43 games played so far,
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Southampton may be coming up against a decent side in Carlisle Utd., but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the Saints. Home Win
|Southampton||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 9 matches.
|Carlisle Utd.||An overall losing run of 2 games.|
No win in the 2 most recent games.