Southampton Vs Liverpool Highlights
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Venue: St Mary’s Stadium
Date: Saturday, 16 March, 2013
Kick off: 15:00 GMT
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Liverpool won the reverse fixture 1-0 at Anfield in December courtesy of Daniel Agger’s first-half header. Jonjo Shelvey and Luis Suarez also hit the woodwork.
Southampton have won three of the four previous league meetings against Liverpool played at St Mary’s, including the most recent encounter in January 2005.
Liverpool’s only win at St Mary’s Stadium came in January 2002, with Emile Heskey scoring the game’s only goal.
All the goals in the last three Premier League encounters have been scored in the first half.
Southampton have won only one of their last eight league games, seven of them under new manager Mauricio Pochettino.
Saints would be 17th in the table if the league had started on 21 January, the date of Pochettino’s first game in charge.
Only Wigan have accrued fewer points (five) against top-half sides than Southampton’s nine. Their only win came against Manchester City five weeks ago.
Saints have conceded 17 league goals in the 15 minutes immediately before half time – five more than any other club. They have also let in a league-high 28 first-half goals.
The Reds are unbeaten in their last three away matches.
Liverpool are the eighth most clinical team in the Premier League this season (14%), up from last place in 2011-12 (9%).
Brendan Rodgers’s side have scored 12 goals in their last three league matches, and 21 over their last seven league fixtures.
Luis Suarez has won four more penalties (nine in total) than any other Premier League player since he arrived in England.
Suarez has had 141 attempts on goal in the Premier League this season, 27 more than any other player; 54 have been on target, 55 off target, 32 blocked.