• Sunderland are unbeaten in their last six matches in all competitions against Southampton (W3 D3).
  • Southampton are unbeaten in their last five league trips to the Stadium of Light (W1 D4).
  • The Saints have scored exactly one goal in each of their last five trips to the Stadium of Light in all competitions.
  • Sunderland have won fewer points at home in the Premier League this season than any other side (7).
  • Southampton have won just one of their last seven Premier League away games (W1 D3 L3).
  • Sunderland have lost only one of their last six Premier League games (W2 D3 L1).
  • Since December 14th 2013, seven of Southampton’s eight Premier League goals have come from Englishmen.
  • Southampton (9th position) are seven points adrift of 7th place but seven points clear of 10th place.
  • Sunderland haven’t won successive Premier League games since last April.
  • Artur Boruc has a saves-to-shots ratio of 81% in the Premier League this season, compared to 44% for Kelvin Davis and 38% by Paolo Gazzaniga.