Southampton 3 West Ham 2 - Post-Match Facts
Following the defeat, at the hands of Southampton, at St Marys`, we`ve taken the opportunity to unearth a few facts and figures for you to mull over.
• The goal that gave Southampton the lead and was scored by Gabbidini, was the first Southampton had scored at home for 9 hours and 15 minutes.
• Marko Arnautovic has received 2 red cards in his last 2 appearances against Southampton.
• The winner that Southampton scored from the penalty spot, was the 15th that West Ham have conceded since the start of the 2015 / 2016 season, no other Premier League side has conceded as many.
• Javier Hernandez, courtesy of his 2 goals yesterday, has now scored 39 goals in the Premier League, all 39 have come from inside the penalty area.
• The action-packed game saw a total of 5 goals scored which is more than the total scored in Southampton`s five previous home games, a miserly 3.