Saints v MUN Match Centre
Matchday Playlist: Saints vs Man United
Check out the St Mary's soundtrack from our latest game.
Matchday Uncovered: Saints vs Man U
Go behind the scenes of the clash with United.
Quiz: Who did they play for?
30 players... but did they play for Saints, Stoke, both or neither?
Targett: It’s great to be back out there
Matt Targett on making his return from injury against Manchester United.
Video: Targett on his comeback
Matt Targett on his return against United.
Puel on Targett return
Claude Puel on the defensive steel shown by his side against Manchester United.
90 in 90: Saints 0-0 Man U
Watch the key moments from the draw with United.
Highlights: Saints 0-0 Man U
Watch the best of the action from St Mary's.
Gallery: Saints 0-0 Manchester United
The best snaps from Southampton's goalless draw with Manchester United.
Puel reflects on United stalemate
Claude Puel on Southampton's stalemate against Manchester United in the Premier League.
Video: Puel on United draw
The Saints boss gives his reaction to the 0-0 draw with United.
We should have got more, says Redmond
Nathan Redmond reflects on the 0-0 draw with Manchester United.
Ward-Prowse: We go again on Sunday
James Ward-Prowse gives his verdict on Southampton's goalless draw with Manchester United.
Saints held by United
Read our report from the clash with Untied at St Mary's.
Opposition View: Manchester United
Jose Mourinho and Chris Smalling speak ahead of the trip to Southampton.
We've got quality in depth, says Ward-Prowse
James Ward-Prowse hails Southampton's strength in depth ahead of the clash with Manchester United.
The Inside Track: Man United
Get the lowdown on tonight's opponents from a United expert.
Puel: We've got a platform to build from
Claude Puel on his team's position ahead of the final two games.
Ward-Prowse: Let's finish in style
James Ward-Prowse sets his sights on ending the season in style against Manchester United and Stoke City.
Video: Ward-Prowse previews United clash
Watch James Ward-Prowse look ahead to the visit of Manchester United to St Mary's.
SAINTS: Manchester United edition now available
Fraser Forster fronts the club's latest official matchday magazine.
Saints to wear Scope logo against United
Virgin Media donate shirt sponsorship to charity for clash with United.
Puel: It's not about revenge
Claude Puel on facing Manchester United again.
Saints v MUN As It Happened
Key moments so far
- Jay Rodriguez, Jérémy Pied and Sofiane Boufal are all introduced in the second half
- Manolo Gabbiadini saw his early penalty saved by Sergio Romero
- Matt Targett returns to the starting line up for Southampton
- Southampton host Manchester United at St Mary's (7:45pm KO)
It finishes level here at St Mary's. Manolo Gabbiadini had the chance of the game from the penalty spot in the first half, but the Italian was denied by a fine save from Sergio Romero.21.36
Four minutes to be added on
Come on, Saints! 😇
Boufal looks for an opening 👀
Sofiane Boufal goes in search of an opener as we approach the closing stages here at St Mary's.
Saints are really piling on the pressure here. Dušan Tadić and Sofiane Boufal link up before the latter strikes over from the edge of the area.
Rodriguez so close!
Oriol Romeu plays the ball into the feet of Jay Rodriguez who swivels and fires a strike at goal, but it whistles past the far post!
Tadić swings one in
Dušan Tadić delivers a corner from the right as Saints go in search of the opener.
Southampton substitution: Sofiane Boufal replaces James Ward-Prowse
And a final change for Saints as Sofiane Boufal is introduced.
Manchester United substitution: Ander Herrera replaces Marouane Fellaini
José Mourinho makes his final change of the evening.
Off the post
United respond down the other end and Anthony Martial strikes the foot of Fraser Forster's post before Henrikh Mkhitaryan fires over the rebound.
Fantastic work from Nathan Redmond on the right allows him to cross for James Ward-Prowse inside the area, but the Academy graduate's strike is blocked right at the crucial moment!
Southampton substitution: Jérémy Pied replaces Cédric
Cédric is forced off due to injury, but is replaced by Jérémy Pied.
Manchester United substitution: Marcus Rashford replaces Juan Mata
Marcus Rashford is introduced for United at the expense of Juan Mata.
Keep battling, lads! 💪
Nathan Redmond gets up high to win a header for Saints.
Manchester United substitution: Michael Carrick replaces Axel Tuanzebe
José Mourinho responds by making his first change.
Southampton substitution: Jay Rodriguez replaces Manolo Gabbiadini
Claude Puel makes his first change of the evening.
Wayne Rooney shifts the ball into space on the edge of the penalty area and curls towards the far post, but it falls well wide.
Sergio Romero leaps to his left and pushes James Ward-Prowse's curling effort behind for a corner. Some stop!
Romeu from close range
Nathan Redmond toe-pokes the ball to Oriol Romeu in the penalty area and the Spaniard gets a shot off at goal, but it is not enough to beat Sergio Romero.
The free-kick is laid off to Dušan Tadić who rifles a bending effort at goal, but Sergio Romero beats it away.
Yellow Card for Phil Jones (Manchester United)
Cédric beats Phil Jones to the ball and is upended on the edge of the penalty area. Jones quite rightly goes into the book.
We are back under way!
The visitors get us back under way here at St Mary's.
It's level at the break
It's goalless here at the interval. Manolo Gabbiadini had an early chance to put Saints ahead from the penalty spot, but he was denied by Sergio Romero to keep it level.
Redmond rifles goalwards
Nathan Redmond and Steven Davis play a neat one-two on the edge of the penalty area which results in the former firing a strike at goal, though it is well saved by Sergio Romero.
Five minutes to play...
Saints are continuing to push forward here as we come into the closing five minutes of the first half.
Yellow Card for Cédric (Southampton)
Cédric finds his way into Mike Dean's book for yanking back Anthony Martial's shirt.
Tuanzebe fires at goal
Juan Mata turns back from heading down the right flank to tee up Axel Tuanzebe, but his strike at goal is blocked and falls behind for a corner.
Tadić causing trouble 😇
Dušan Tadić looks to break into the Manchester United penalty area.
Prowsey takes aim...
James Ward-Prowse curls a 25-yard free-kick over the wall and towards goal, but it bends just wide of the near post.
Martial drags wide
Wayne Rooney plays a fine cross-field pass to Anthony Martial on the edge of the area, but he drags his shot wide of Fraser Forster's far post.
Saints have started brightly here and were awarded a penalty when Eric Bailly handled in the area. Manolo Gabbiadini was the man to take the spot kick, but he was denied by a fine Sergio Romero save.
Technical difficulties... 🙈
Apologies for this evening's late start to the blog - this is due to some technical issues at St Mary's.
The positive news: we are back now!
And here's how the visitors line up...
Romero, Bailly, Jones, Smalling, Darmian, Tuanzebe, Fellaini, Mata, Rooney (c), Mkhitaryan, Martial18.48
Southampton starting XI
Forster, Cédric, Yoshida, Stephens, Targett, Romeu, Ward-Prowse, Davis (c), Redmond, Tadić, Gabbiadini18.46
It's almost time!
15 minutes until team news here at St Mary's - who is in your starting XI this evening?18.33
The players will wear the Scope logo on their shirts against Man United tonight after Virgin Media donated its shirt sponsorship! 👏17.40
Watch as the players arrived ahead of tonight's clash with Man United.17.30
Relive some of Southampton's most memorable goals against Man United to get you in the mood for tonight's game!16.58
The scene is set...
The ground staff have been busy once again ahead of this evening's game!16.54
Saints v MUN Line Ups
Fraser Forster (GK)
Cédric SoaresJérémy Pied (69′)
James Ward-ProwseSofiane Boufal (77′)
Steven Davis (C)
Manolo GabbiadiniJay Rodriguez (62′)
Sergio Romero (GK)
Axel TuanzebeMichael Carrick (64′)
Marouane FellainiAnder Herrera (75′)
Juan MataMarcus Rashford (69′)
Wayne Rooney (C)
Saints v MUN Match Stats
Shots on target61