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Southampton predicted lineup vs Man Utd - Premier League

Jamie Spencer
James Ward-Prowse & Southampton are looking to take points off Man Utd
James Ward-Prowse & Southampton are looking to take points off Man Utd / Catherine Ivill/GettyImages
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Southampton face Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday looking to make it three Premier League games unbeaten after positive recent results against Manchester City and Tottenham.

The Saints are into the top half of the table thanks to beating Spurs in midweek and head to Manchester full of confidence as they prepare to face a United side that has been struggling.

Here's a look at the starting XI Ralph Hasenhuttl could pick...


1. Goalkeeper & defenders

Mohammed Salisu has been in good form recently
Mohammed Salisu has been in good form recently / Naomi Baker/GettyImages

Fraser Forster (GK) - Continues to stand in for the injured Alex McCarthy.

Tino Livramento (RB) - Could return after a recent knee problem.

Jan Bednarek (CB) - Expected to start a fifth consecutive league match.

Mohammed Salisu (CB) - Has been really impressive of late.

Kyle Walker-Peters (LB) - Scored against City, can he do it again here?

2. Midfielders

James Ward-Prowse's delivery will be an important weapon
James Ward-Prowse's delivery will be an important weapon / Robin Jones/GettyImages

Stuart Armstrong (RM) - Has reestablished himself since a recent injury.

James Ward-Prowse (CM) - His set-pieces could wreak havoc on Man Utd.

Oriol Romeu (CM) - Will be expected to shut down Bruno Fernandes.

Mohamed Elyounoussi (LM) - Impressed against Man City and Tottenham.

3. Forwards

Armando Broja is in good form
Armando Broja is in good form / Robin Jones/GettyImages

Che Adams (ST) - Has scored twice in his last four Premier League games.

Armando Broja (ST) - Playing with confidence and maturity beyond his age.


You can read 90min's preview of Man Utd vs Southampton here.

You can read Man Utd's predicted lineup here.


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