• Only Chelsea (nine), Arsenal, Liverpool (both eight) and Manchester City (six) have won more Barclays Premier League home games against Manchester United than Southampton (five).
  • Robin van Persie has scored five goals in five Barclays Premier League appearances against Southampton (four in three for Man Utd).
  • Southampton have already achieved their highest ever Premier League points tally (55).
  • Manchester United (63 points), on the other hand, will finish the season on their lowest ever points tally in a Premier League campaign regardless of the result in this game (previous lowest was 75 points in 2003-04 & 1996-97).
  • However, should Manchester United win this game they’ll finish the season with more points away from home than any other side (currently 33 from 18 away games).
  • Southampton have lost each of their last four Premier League games played on a Sunday.
  • Manchester United have won just two and lost five of their 10 Premier League games on a Sunday this season (W2 D3 L5).
  • Manchester United are the only side in Premier League history to have won more than two points a game on average in the month of May (2.03).
  • Manchester United have conceded the highest proportion of goals from outside the box in the Premier League this season (21%).
  • Adam Lallana has created more goalscoring chances than any other English player in the Premier League this season (69).