Stat Pack: Saints vs Crystal Palace

By SFC Media Tue 04 Apr Saints vs Palace
Photo by Naomi Baker | James Ward-Prowse

Take a look at the key facts and figures ahead of Southampton’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace at St Mary’s.

- Saints have lost just one of their last 13 home league meetings with Crystal Palace (W9 D3), winning the last five in a row.

- After failing to win any of their first 12 Premier League games against Southampton, the Eagles have won two of their last three against them, though both wins have come at Selhurst Park.

- Sam Allardyce has never lost a Premier League game at St Mary’s Stadium, though six of his eight visits there have ended level (W2).

- Southampton haven’t lost both league games in a season against Crystal Palace since 1990-91, when the Eagles finished third in the old First Division.

- Of teams Southampton have faced 10+ times in the Premier League, their joint-highest win % is against Crystal Palace (60%, level with Swansea).

- Crystal Palace have won their last four Premier League games; they’ve only won five in a row in the competition on two other occasions (April 2014 and December 1992).

- Sam Allardyce hasn’t won five consecutive matches in the Premier League as a manager since December 2006 while in charge of Bolton Wanderers.

- Crystal Palace have won all four of their Premier League games in which Mamadou Sakho has played, keeping three clean sheets in the process.

- Saints have won just once in their last five Premier League games at St. Mary’s, losing three (D1).

- Wilfried Zaha has been directly involved in 13 Premier League goals this season (six goals, seven assists); three more than in his previous three top-flight campaigns combined (six goals, four assists).

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