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Nairabet Preview: Southampton – Crystal Palace: Expect goals on the south coast

10:48 GMT 02/01/2018
Roy Hodgson Crystal Palace
Both sides drew blanks in their respective top flight outings previously but will look to get into the scoring act this time around

Struggling Southampton take on a resurgent Crystal Palace at the St. Mary’s Stadium in the Premier League on Tuesday night.

Though the Saints were able to hold Manchester United to a goalless draw in their last outing, they have not tasted victory since trashing Everton 4-1 on November 26, 2017.

They have dropped to 15th place and are just two points from the drop zone. Odds of (2.00) with Nairabet support them to get back to winning ways.

The Eagles on their path have been slowly racking up the points since Roy Hodgson took charge and came off with an impressive goalless draw with leaders Manchester City on New Year’s Eve and will be confident of getting another result here.

They are quoted at (4.05) with the same betting firm to bag all three points.

The game ending in a stalemate is priced at (3.45).

Southampton have won seven of their last eight Premier league games with Crystal Palace, including the reverse fixture at Selhurst Park which ended 1-0. The south coast outfit are (1.35) to either win or draw.

17 goals have been scored in the aforementioned eight games and punters looking to make some good returns can back more than two goals to be produced at (1.35) while it’s (1.90) for both sides to find the back of the net.

Christian Benteke has scored five goals in his last six Premier League games against Southampton. The Belgian forward is tipped to score anytime with Nairabet at odds of (3.15).