Southampton face a trip to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Monday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 33 games played, Saints have recorded 9 wins, and Crystal Palace have come away with 15 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||Crystal Palace||1 - 1||Southampton||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 11 Aug||Southampton||1 - 4||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 26 Dec||Southampton||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 12 Sep||Crystal Palace||0 - 2||Southampton||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Apr||Crystal Palace||2 - 1||Southampton||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Wed 25 Jan||Southampton||0 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 07 May||Crystal Palace||2 - 2||Southampton||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Crystal Palace have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Eagles in those games, with 5 conceded.
Southampton have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. While the Saints have hit 6 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Crystal Palace lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 30 points from their 21 games so far. Southampton are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 22 from their 21 matches played.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Southampton have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Crystal Palace may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Crystal Palace||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Southampton||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.