Southampton face a trip to Liverpool at Anfield on Tuesday evening, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 31 out of 45 times.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2003, with Southampton inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the Reds in a Premiership match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sun 14 Mar||Southampton||2 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 13 Dec||Liverpool||1 - 2||Southampton||PREM|
|2002/2003||Sun 19 Jan||Southampton||0 - 1||Liverpool||PREM|
|2002/2003||Wed 06 Nov||Liverpool||3 - 1||Southampton||LC|
|2002/2003||Sat 24 Aug||Liverpool||3 - 0||Southampton||PREM|
|2001/2002||Sat 19 Jan||Liverpool||1 - 1||Southampton||PREM|
|2001/2002||Wed 09 Jan||Southampton||2 - 0||Liverpool||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Liverpool are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Reds, with 6 goals against.
In complete contrast to Liverpool, Southampton are having a torrid time on their travels, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the Saints have hit 6 goals, 18 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Liverpool find themselves in a respectable 6th position, courtesy of the 31 points they have accumulated from 19 games. Southampton are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 14 points from their 19 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Saints are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Liverpool. Home win
|Liverpool||Unbeaten in the last 6 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Southampton||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
No win in the 6 most recent games.