Date: 20th August 2017 at 10:03am
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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.