Wolves – Southampton (Pick, Prediction, Preview)

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Wolves vs Southampton Prediction & Tips

Wolverhampton and Southampton meet at Molineux Stadium, in a match for the FA Cup (5th Round). At this stadium, the head ‑ to ‑ head history favors the home team, since they have a record of 1 win and 2 draws in the last 3 matches. However, the last time these teams met at this stadium was on 23‑11‑2020, in a match for the Premier League, they ended in a draw by (1‑1). The goals of the match were scored by P. Neto (75 ‘), for Wolverhampton, and by T. Walcott (58′), for Southampton.

Until reaching this stage of the FA Cup (5th Round), the home team had to eliminate: Chorley and Crystal Palace. The team arrives at this match after a home draw against Leicester City by (0‑0). Wolverhampton have won 4, drawn 3 and lost 3 of their last 10 home matches for all competitions. This is a team that scores a few times first: they only opened the scoring in 2 of their last 15 games, of those 2 they reached the break with an advantage in all and won at the end of 90 ’in all. In 15 matches, he has conceded the first goal 11 times and has only managed 2 turns on the scoreboard. There are 1 periods that stand out in the last 20 home matches for all competitions: they have suffered 7 of their 18 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).

Wolverhampton Wanderers comes for this match with a draw, in 0-0, receiving Leicester, registering in this way the second straight game without losing in official matches. In the last round of the FA Cup, the home team beat Chorley 0-1. The strategy to be used by the coach Nuno Espírito Santo for this game is more than drawn, that is, to defend with the neighboring sectors and look for spaces in the opponent’s midfield to counterattack. In front of the attack will be Pedro Neto, the best scorer of Wolverhampton with 4 goals scored. For this game the Portuguese coach does not have Raúl Jiménez, Rayan Ait-Nouri, Marçal and Jonny, all injured.

Until reaching this stage of the FA Cup (5th Round), the visiting team eliminated: Arsenal and Shrewsbury Town. The team arrives in this match after an away loss against Newcastle United by (3‑2). In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Southampton have won 3, drawn 4 and lost 3. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 38 of their last 44 games have ended with Over 1.5 goals. In 15 matches, he has conceded the first goal 6 times and has only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard.

Southampton heads into this match with a 3-2 defeat on the trip to Newcastle’s field, registering the fourth consecutive defeat in official matches: the team’s goals were signed by Takumi Minamino and James Ward-Prowse. Note that the visitors beat Arsenal 1-0 in the last round in the FA Cup. Now, in this match against Wolverhampton, coach Ralph Hasenhüttl must keep the team in 4-4-2, privileging the maintenance of ball possession and organized attacks: Pjanic is the great organizer of the offensive process. Danny Ings is one of the most dangerous men in front of Southampton’s attack, this being the best scorer with 7 goals scored. For this match the visiting coach cannot count on Alexandre Jankewitz, suspended, and still has Kyle Walker-Peters in doubt.

Wolves – Southampton FREE TIPS

Wolves – Win @ 2.25

Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80

Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90