Southampton prepare to entertain Birmingham City at St. Marys on Sunday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Saints are clearly on top, winning 63.16% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at St. Marys was just last season, in August 2003, when they played out a goalless draw in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 10 Jan||Birmingham C.||2 - 1||Southampton||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 23 Aug||Southampton||0-0||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|2002/2003||Mon 21 Apr||Birmingham C.||3 - 2||Southampton||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sat 07 Dec||Southampton||2 - 0||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|1985/1986||Sat 19 Apr||Birmingham C.||0 - 2||Southampton||PREM|
|1985/1986||Sat 16 Nov||Southampton||1 - 0||Birmingham C.||PREM|
|1985/1986||Wed 06 Nov||Southampton||3 - 0||Birmingham C.||LC|
Recent respective form guides
Southampton have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The Saints's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.
Birmingham C.'s away form is none too clever either, collecting just 4 draws from the last six contests. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Southampton are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 5 points from their 9 games thus far. Birmingham C. find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 8 points from their 9 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been a distinctly poor show from Southampton at home in recent games, and, I cannot see a run starting here .. away win
|Southampton||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Birmingham C.||Not won in previous 16 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.