Manchester United and Southampton are going to face on Sunday the 12th of March at 2:00 pm in the 27th week of the Premier League. The match is going to take place in Manchester at the Old Trafford. The encounter will be officiated by Anthony Taylor.
Manchester United is in the 3rd position in the standings with 49 points. It comes from a 7-0 loss against Liverpool in its last match in the Premier League. As of now, it has won 15 times, draw 4 times, and lost 6 times.
Southampton sits in the 20th place in the league with 21 points. It comes from a 1-0 win against Leicester City in its last match in the Premier League. So far, it has won 6 times, draw 3 times, and lost 16 times.
These are the projected line-ups according to our predictions.
Manchester United has mostly adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up most used during the season (23 times or 92.00%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-2-3-1 (23 times), 4-1-4-1 (once) and 4-3-3 (once).
Erik ten Hag is expected to play against Southampton with the following players: David De Gea, Luke Shaw, Raphaël Varane, Lisandro Martínez, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Casemiro, Bruno Fernandes, Jadon Sancho, Wout Weghorst, Anthony Elanga and Marcus Rashford.
In case that the line up is confirmed, the projected average age of Manchester United would be 27.55.
Phil Jones, Christian Eriksen, Marcel Sabitzer, Donny van de Beek and Anthony Martial will definitely miss the match.
Erik ten Hag will not be able to have the presence of Mason Greenwood who is suspended.
Southampton has mostly adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up most used during the season (10 times or 40.00%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-2-3-1 (10 times), 4-4-2 (7 times), 5-3-2 (3 times), 3-4-2-1 (2 times), 3-4-1-2 (once), 3-1-4-2 (once) and 4-3-3 (once).
Rubén Sellés Salvador is expected to play against Manchester United with the following players: Gavin Bazunu, Romain Perraud, Jan Bednarek, Armel Bella-Kotchap, Kyle Walker-Peters, James Ward-Prowse, Roméo Lavia, K. Sulemana, C. Alcaraz, Theo Walcott and Che Adams.
Assuming that the line up is confirmed as above, the resulting average age of Southampton would be 24.82.
Juan Larios López and Valentino Livramento will definitely miss the match.