Sheffield United vs Man United: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on December 17,2020


On 17.12.2020, Sheffield and Man United will cross swords in the English Premier League. The referee will get the game underway at 21:00. The stadium for the match on Thursday is Bramall Lane. The actual 20th place side is therefore challenging the 8th placed team.

Current statistics of Sheffield United FC

Sheffield United FC recently lost a match 3:0 against Southampton. The home team has won 3 out of 22 matches in the past six months. The team has had three victories, one draw and six defeats at their home stadium. In the current season 20/21, Sheffield has so far managed to win 0 out of 6 home games (0%). One match ended in a tie and five matches were lost at home. In total, Sheffield has won 0 out of 12 season games. While it was enough to draw one match, eleven matches ended without points.

In the first 45 minutes of the match, coach Chris Wilder’s team is able to score most of their goals. According to current numbers, Sheffield will score 0,33 goals in each home game and will concede 1,33 goals, which is 1,67 goals in total per game in front of their own fans. A look at last season’s goal record shows Sheffield United FC at home with an average of 1,26 goals. The average number of goals conceded in their own stadium is 0,79. In front of their own fans, the team’s games mostly finished 1:0, 0:1 or 3:0 last season. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 0:1, 1:2 or 1:1.

Current statistics of Manchester United

Man United recently played 0:0 against ManCity. This season, the team has been winning 4 out of 5 matches in away stadiums (80%). In the past 6 months, Man United has won eleven games, six games ended in a draw and six matches were lost. In games in away stadium eight victories were achieved. Zero matches were lost while two matches ended without a winning team.

There have been 3,00 away goals scored by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team on average this season. Most of these coming after the half-time break. On average, 4,40 goals are scored when Man United plays in foreign stadiums. Previous season’s statistics show Man United scoring 1,37 goals per away match, while they conceded 1,00 goals. Last last season, away matches most often ended 2:0, 1:1 or 0:2. Man United’s most frequently played away 3:1, 3:2 or 4:1 in the running season.


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