EPL Week 8 Odds and Predictions: Southampton vs Sunderland
Southampton and Sunderland will meet at St Mary’s Stadium for the eighth game of the Premier League season on Saturday, 18th October.
The teams last played in February this year on which occasion Sunderland won 1 – 0. However, in January this year the teams drew 2 – 2. Last year was a similar story with the teams drawing two games 1 – 1 and Sunderland winning one 2 -1.
Southampton is currently third in the league with 13 points having won 4 games, drawn 1 and lost 2. They are just one point behind Manchester City and have a two point lead over Manchester United, Swansea City and Tottenham.
Sunderland is thirteenth in the league with eight points having won 1 game, drawn 5 and lost 1. They are tied for points with West Brom, Crystal Palace and Stoke City and are just one point behind Hull and Leicester City.
William Hill has Southampton as favourite to win with odds of 11/20. A draw has been set at 3/1 while a Sunderland victory is at 5/1.
William Hill Odds: 11/20 Southampton to Win, 3/1 for a Draw and 5/1 Sunderland to Win.
Ladbrokes Odds: 8/13 Southampton to Win, 11/4 for a Draw and 9/2 Sunderland to Win.
Betfair Odds: 8/13 Southampton to Win, 6/1 for a Draw and 3/1 Sunderland to Win.