Liverpool vs Southampton: FA Cup stat pack

The Liverpool football club emblem, You'll Never Walk Alone, at Anfield football stadium, Merseyside, NW England, UK - Image ID: E4CHEN

Liverpool are back in cup action on Wednesday evening when they host Southampton in the 5th round of the FA Cup.

The Reds, who are coming into the game off the back of a League Cup final win, are unbeaten at Anfield this season and currently 13/20 favourites to pick up the win over the Saints with bet365.

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Liverpool vs Southampton key stats

Here are all the key stats you need to know about the two sides ahead of their meeting at Anfield:

  • Liverpool have won each of their past four FA Cup meetings with Southampton, most recently a 3-0 fifth-round victory at Anfield in 1989-90.
  • Southampton have lost their past six away games against Liverpool in all competitions, and are winless in seven (D1) since a 1-0 victory in the 2016-17 League Cup semi-final.
  • Liverpool have alternated between progression (five) and elimination (four) in their past nine FA Cup fifth-round ties. They beat Norwich 2-1 in their last such match in 2021-22.
  • Southampton have progressed from three of their past four FA Cup fifth-round ties, including twice in the previous three seasons. However, they did lose against Grimsby Town at this stage of the competition last term.
Josh Barker

Josh Barker

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