• West Ham have won just one of their last eight league meetings with Southampton (W1 D4 L3).
  • Southampton have won back-to-back away games in the Barclays Premier League – they have never won three in a row in the competition.
  • The Hammers have won three successive Premier League matches – the longest run of its kind in the competitions currently.
  • West Ham have kept four clean sheets in a row for the first time in Premier League history – they haven’t kept five in a row in the top-flight since December 1985.
  • Only one player has made more tackles than Morgan Schneiderlin this season (91), but the Frenchman has been given a yellow card in half of his 12 PL away apps this term (6).
  • No side has lost more points from winning positions than West Ham United (14) in the Premier League this season.
  • Four of the six Premier League goals that Southampton have netted in February so far have been scored (2) or assisted (2) by Rickie Lambert.
  • 22 of the 28 goals that Kevin Nolan has scored in the Premier League since the start of 2010-11 have been netted in home games (79%).
  • The Hammers have attempted just one shot on target in six of their 26 Premier League games this season, including in the reverse fixture against Southampton.
  • West Ham have been saved by the woodwork on 17 occasions this season; more often than any other club in the PL.