In a match it was expected to win, Manchester United was thwarted again, settling for another 1-1 draw
merely serves to pull it level with West Ham for fourth place in the English Premier League, which will come with a berth in the UEFA Champions League at season's end.
After a strong start during which it took the lead through Jadon Sancho's first Premier League goal at Old Trafford, the Red Devils allowed their opponent back into the match.
An expert finish by Southampton forward Che Adams a few minutes after the halftime break brought Saints level
It was a deserved equalizer for the visitors, who created several looks at goal throughout the match.
Hard-working Southampton (10th, 29 points) is on a fine run of form with the draw at Old Trafford following a win at Tottenham Hotspur and a home draw against Man City
The Saints have only experienced one loss in their last 10 league matches
Among the top 10 teams in the Premier League with a match against Everton coming up on Saturday, Feb. 19
Southampton when Ralf Rangnick's men host Brighton & Hove Albion on Tuesday, Feb. 15
Cristiano Ronaldo hopes that's the match he breaks a six-game scoring drought