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85'
N. Redmond
S. Boufal
82'
M. Lemina
D. Tadić
80'
J. Ward-Prowse
Yellow Card
80'
M. Gabbiadini
S. Long
72'
N. Matić
Yellow Card
65'
A. Martial
H. Mkhitaryan
60'
J. Lingard
Yellow Card
58'
S. Boufal
Yellow Card
44'
W. Hoedt
Yellow Card
26'
P. Højbjerg
Yellow Card
14'
M. Rashford
R. Lukaku
2
2
3
4

Stats

Possession
% %
5
4
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 3 3
Total Passes 500 423

Commentary

And there goes the final whistle! Manchester United draw three successive Premier League games, and have now gone four in all competitions without a win. If Manchester City beat Crystal Palace tomorrow, they will extend their lead to a massive 17 points and surely have the title wrpped up - if it isn't already. United lost Lukaku early in the first half and - despite dominating the first 45 minutes - it was Southampton who looked more likely to score in the closing stages. However, Matic's deflected shot could have given the hosts all three points had it been creeping into the bottom corner, but Pogba's touch to tuck it in meant that the goal was disallowed for offside! It finishes 0-0 here at Old Trafford!
90' + 3' One final ball forward for United is cleared, and that looks like the end!
90' + 1' CHANCE! Lingard is in the mix again as he gambles on a mis-hit Rashford header, but Stephens makes an acrobatic clearance to deny him an opportunity!
90' CHANCE! Lingard gets a chance in the box, but Hoedt is on him in a flsh to rip the ball away! Great defending.
90' United get their foot on the ball and push forward, but Hoedt clears the ball into the box and they have to start again.
88' It's Southampton who are pushing forward for a winner in these closing stages, with United having to sit men behind the ball to withstand the pressure!
N. Redmond
S. Boufal
Southampton
85' Redmond replaces Boufal as Pellegrino makes his third and final change. 
85' Another look at the disallowed goal shows that the intial shot by Matic through the crowd might have been sneaking into the bottom corner anyway before Pogba touched it in - which would have counted!
84' MISS! Boufal's shot is blocked, before McQueen fires one well wide.
M. Lemina
D. Tadić
Southampton
82' Tadic now makes way for Lemina. It looks like Pellegrino wants to tighten up his midfield in the last 10 minutes.
82' NO GOAL! A United free-kick was lofted into the box, and it falls for Pogba at the back post, who tucks it into the corner, but the flag is up for offside!
J. Ward-Prowse
Yellow Card
Southampton
80' Ward-Prowse goes in high on Lingard and gets a yellow card for his troubles.
M. Gabbiadini
S. Long
Southampton
80' Long, who has worked tirelessly for his side today, is replaced by Gabbiadini, who scored in the EFL Cup final against united last season.
77' BLOCK! The ball is worked in from the left to Rashford, but he's crowded out as he tries to take his shot it's blocked away.
76' MISS! Southampton work a nice opening as Long and Boufal combine for Tadic, but his placed shot is wide. 
74' Tadic tries to create something on the right of the box, but he's marked closely. He still manages to find Romeu with a scooped pass, but the Spaniard is shepherded off it and a goal-kick is given.
N. Matić
Yellow Card
Manchester United
72' Matic picks up a yellow card for a foul on Tadic.
71' MISS! Boufal sparks a nice attacking move, driving through the centre before feeding Ward-Prowse, whose cross is cleared to Hojbjerg. The midfielder feeds Boufal again, whose cross finds Tadic, but the Serbian can only head over! Southampton starting to threaten here.
70' Matic has another pop from outside the box, and he blazes it wildly over the crossbar. 
69' Southmpton try to break quickly from a United corner, but Hojbjerg has no support and has to go backwards, before McQueen concedes a throw-in. 
66' MISS! Young takes a free-kick on the edge of the box, and it takes the slightest deflection off the jumping wall that sends it wide of the near post for a corner! 
A. Martial
H. Mkhitaryan
Manchester United
65' Martial replaces Mkhitaryan, who hasn't taken his chance to impress Mourinho today with some poor crosses.
64' SAVE! Yoshida very nearly gets his head to Ward-Prowse's free-kick, but De Gea comes out bravely to punch clear! He lands awkwardly, but is okay to continue.
62' Pogba finds Mkhitaryan with yet another superb ball, but the Armenian's left-footed cross is awful, sliced over the top of the bar rather than into the box. 
J. Lingard
Yellow Card
Manchester United
60' Lingard picks up a yellow card for a rash lunge on Stephens after being denied a free-kick himself, and isn't happy with the referee.
S. Boufal
Yellow Card
Southampton
58' Boufal can't quite wriggle past Young and fouls him, before receiving a yellow card for an accumulation of fouls.
57' SAVE! Mkhitaryan cuts inside onto his right foot and tries to find the bottom corner, but his shot is a little tame and doesn't trouble McCarthy greatly.
55' Rashford drifts wide to try and turn provider, but his cross is headed up and into the grateful arms of McCarthy.
54' CHANCE! Mkhitaryan has found his range, whipping a wicked, curling cross to the back stick that Yoshida does well to head behind for a corner, which McCarthy claims. 
53' Pogba produces another outstanding ball across the pitch, this time for Shaw. His passing has been tremendous today.
51' SAVE! Long catches Matic out as he makes an incisive run into the box to fire a low shot at goal, but De Gea makes a brilliant stop with his feet that sends the ball over the crossbar!
50' TACKLE! McQueen gets back incredibly well to get the ball off Rashford, who had to wait just a second for the ball to come to him, and the defender clears away.
48' Boufal and McQueen play a neat one-two down the left to win a corner off Lindelof, who then clears the cross away, but the Saints earn another soon after, which Rashford clears.
47' Ward-Prowse responds with an excellent cross of his own, but Jones deals comfortably with it and heads away.
47' CHANCE! Lingard flashes a dangerous cross towards Rashford from the right, but the striker just can't get on the end of it! Bright start to the half from United.
46' United get the game back underway at the start of the second half!
And there goes the half-time whistle! United have had the better chances so far, but haven't managed to break an organised Southampton side down just yet. Lukaku had a glorious chance from a Mata cross early on, but headed over before taking a nasty blow to the head and being stretchered off after a lengthy delay. McCarthy was then forced into a low save by Mata, before Lingard wanted a penalty for handball by Yoshida in the box, but the referee declined to award a spot-kick. Hoedt missed a free header in Southampton's clearest opportunity of the half, and despite six minutes of added time, the half ends level at 0-0!
45' + 6' Almost a chance for United as the ball comes to Rashford in the box, but Yoshida reacts quickly to nick it off him and McCarthy can pick up the pieces.
45' + 4' Pogba tries to break away down the right after receiving the ball off Young, but he just over-runs it and it goes out for a throw-in.
45' + 1' SAVE! Matic fires a low shot at goal from the edge of the box, but it takes a deflection which takes the sting off of it and McCarthy can hold on. SIX additional minutes have been indicated.
W. Hoedt
Yellow Card
Southampton
44' Hoedt joins Hojbjerg in the book as he picks up a yellow card. 
43' MISS! Pogba produces a magnificent ball to Mkhitaryan on the left, who crosses into the middle after playing a one-two, only for Lingard's flicked header to bounce wide!
42' Matic plays an excellent ball into Rashford, who feeds Mkhitaryan on the left, but the Armenian's cross is poor again and the chance goes begging. 
39' Mata and Mkhitaryan combine well to earn a corner, before McCarthy finally lays claim to the ball. 
38' Matic skies the ball over the bar after some lovely interplay from United, showing quick, one-touch passing to create space.
35' Romeu shows real strength to wrest the ball from Lingard and then hold him off before playing it square. That's his role in the side and he does it well.
33' NO PENALTY! Pogba plays another good ball into Lingard, and he appeals furiously for handball as he tries to flick it past a defender, but the referee shakes his head.
30' MISS! Young whips the ball into the middle, but McCarthy comes flying out to punch clear and gets just enough on it to put Rashford off, who heads wide!
29' Shaw plays a loose ball to Jones and Long tries to capitlise, but Jones does well to win it back and spare the left-back's blushes.
28' CHANCE! Rashford looks as though he's in, but the ball doesn't quite fall for him before Mata fires it low through the crowd. McCarthy saves well with his foot, and gets a little luck as it bounces off McQueen and back to him. 
P. Højbjerg
Yellow Card
Southampton
26' Hojbjerg does just that, but illegally, and his hack at Shaw's leg earns him a yellow card. 
24' Tadic is actually playing through the middle today, behind Long, with Ward-Prowse out on the right in a 4-2-3-1. Romeu and Hojbjerg have the responsibility of stifling United's attacks in midfield. 
23' MISS! Hoedt has a free header from the corner, but he gets his connection all wrong and flicks it wide! He hd to score there, or at least hit the target.
22' Jones makes a great tackle to nick the ball away from Long as he raced into the box and concede a corner! Top defending there.
20' United break quickly from the second corner, and Rashford feeds Mkhitaryan on the left, bu the Armenian's ball into the box isn't right and it sails over Lingard and Rashford.
19' SAVE! De Gea palms the free-kick away for a corner, which then goes out for another corner.
17' Pogba's ball over the top is cleared by Yoshida, and Southampton then win a free-kick on the edge of the United area as Long shows gret determination to chase the ball down and tussle with Lindelof.
16' Shaw almost creates a chance for Rashford as he fizzes in a low cross, but it's cleared behind for a corner.
M. Rashford
R. Lukaku
Manchester United
14' After a lengthy stoppage, the change is made. Lukaku is stretchered off with an oxygen mask strpped to his face and Rashford takes his place up front. Hopefully the injury proves to be nothing serious. 
9' Lukaku has stayed down after a clash of heads and Rashford is already warming up. It looks like the big Belgian will be forced off early on here. 
7' SAVE! Stephens defends well and sets his team out on the front foot, and Boufal gets to the byline before pulling the ball back for Ward-Prowse, whose first-time, left-footed effort looks to be heading low into the bottom corner, but De Gea makes a wonderful reflex save and boufal is offside from the rebound.
4' MISS! A lovely ball from Pogba finds Mata on the right, who gets it under control with a great touch, before crossing right onto the head of Lukaku, who nods over from six yards! He really should have scored an early goal for his side there.
2' Lindelof plays the ball low into Lukaku, but his first touch is loose and Hoedt can hack it clear.
1' Southampton get the game going at Old Trafford!
The Saints will be glad, however, that Ibrahimovic is not in the squad today. The big Swede has scored four goals in his two games against Southampton in all competitions, most memorably a double - including a late winner - in the EFL Cup final last season.  
They lost the reverse fixture 1-0, however, courtesy of a Romelu Lukaku goal - United haven't beaten Southampton home and away in the same season since 2012-13.
However, Southampton have a good record here in recent times, having won two of their last three league visits to Old Trafford, after a run of 19 games without a win there (D3 L16).
And the Red Devils may feel confident of recitfying their form here, having kept a clean sheet in each of their last three Premier League games against Southampton. 
Southampton are struggling for form themselves, however, having failed to win in their last seven games, losing four in that time. 
United are also in a run of poor form, having gone three games in all competitions without a win, allowing the teams below them to catch up. Chelsea - who beat Stoke City 5-0 earlier today - are now two points ahead in second, having played an extra game. 
After dropping more points at home to Burnley on Boxing Day, Manchester United find themselves 15 points behind rivals Manchester City - the biggest points gap between first and second place after 20 games in English top-flight history.
The Saints are without the departing Virgil van Dijk, suspended Charlie Austin, and injured duo Ryan Bertrand and Cedric Soares. 
Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino rings the changes after their embarrassing 5-2 defeat against Tottenham in their last match, dropping four players from the starting line-up. Nathan Redmond, Mario Lemina, Matt Targett, and golkeeper Fraser Forster all make way for Dusan Tadic, James Ward-Prowse, Sam McQueen, and Alex McCarthy, respectively. 
United are without Chris Smalling, Antonio Valencia, Michael Carrick, Marouane Fellaini and Eric Bailly today through injury, while Anthony Martial and Matteo Darmian are just returning - the former makes the bench.
Jose Mourinho makes three changes to the Manchester United side that drew 2-2 with Burnley last time out as Marcos Rojo, Marcus Rashford, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic all drop to the bench. Victor Lindelof, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, and Jesse Lingard - who scored twice off the bench to snatch a late point for his side against the Clarets - start today.
Southampton substitutes: Davis, Lemina, Gabbiadini, Redmond, Pied, Bednarek, Forster
Southampton XI (4-1-4-1): McCarthy; McQueen, Hoedt, Yoshida, Stephens; Romeu; Boufal, Hojbjerg, Ward-Prowse, Tadic; Long
Manchester United substitutes: Rojo, Martial, Blind, Rashford, Romero, Herrera, Tuanzebe
Manchester United XI (4-2-3-1): De Gea; Shaw, Jones, Lindelof, Young; Matic, Pogba; Lingard, Mkhitaryan, Mata; Lukaku
The line-ups have been announced, and we'll start with the home side.
Hello and welcome to our LIVE coverage of the Premier League fixture between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford.
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