Stat Pack: AFC Bournemouth vs Saints

By SFC Media Fri 16 Dec Bournemouth vs Saints

We take a look at some of the key statistics ahead of the Premier League clash with AFC Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.

- Four of the last five competitive meetings between Bournemouth and Southampton have ended in a 2-0 win for the team playing at home.

- Southampton have lost just one of their last seven league games versus Bournemouth (W5 D1 L1), although this did come in their last meeting.

- There has been a red card in three of the last four competitive meetings between these sides, with two being shown to Southampton players.

- After losing their first eight Premier League games played on a Sunday, Bournemouth won their last such match, earning a dramatic 4-3 victory over Liverpool.

- The Cherries have conceded 24 goals in their nine previous Premier League games on a Sunday (2.67 per game) - the second highest ratio per game on a single day in the competition with a minimum of five games played (Blackpool three per game on Sunday).

- Bournemouth have won as many home games in their last seven Premier League games (W5) as they did in their first 20 in the competition.

- The two Premier League players to have created the most goalscoring chances without having assisted a goal this season are both Southampton players: Dusan Tadic (32) and Nathan Redmond (28).

- Southampton have scored only four goals in their last eight Premier League games, despite attempting 101 shots in total in these games.

- Saints have scored with the lowest proportion of their total shots in the Premier League this season (5.7%).

- Jack Wilshere has already played more minutes in the Premier League this season (932) than in 2015-16 and 2014-15 combined (873).

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