Sheffield United vs Newcastle: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on January 12,2021


Sheffield and Newcastle face each other in the English Premier League on 12.01.2021. The offical start is at 19:00. As usual for Sheffield home games, the match will be played on Tuesday in the Bramall Lane. This fixture sees the current 20th contests the 15rd place side.

Current statistics of Sheffield United FC

Sheffield United FC lost its last match 2:0 against Crystal. In the recent 6 months, the home team has managed to win 2 out of 22 matches. Sheffield had two victories, one draw and eight defeats in their home matches. Sheffield has managed to win 0 out of 8 home games (0%) in the current season (20/21) so far. One game ended in a draw and seven matches were lost at home. In total, Sheffield has won 0 out of 17 season games. While it was enough to draw two games, fifteen matches ended without points.

In the second half-time, coach Chris Wilder’s team is able to score most of their goals. Sheffield currently scores an average of 0,50 goals per home match and receives 1,50 goals. This results in a total of 2,00 goals per game. Previous season, Sheffield United FC scored an average of 1,26 goals in front of their own fans and conceded 0,79 goals. 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, home matches most often end 0:1, 2:3 or 1:2.

Current statistics of Newcastle United FC

In their last game, Newcastle lost 1:2 against Leicester. This season, the team has been able to win 2 out of 7 matches in away stadiums (28.57%). The statistics for the past 6 months show five victories, five draws und eleven defeats. In games in away stadium two wins were achieved. Five games were lost while three matches ended without a winning team.

Steve Bruce’s team scores 1,14 away goals per game this season, mainly in the second 45 minutes of the game. When Newcastle plays in front of foreign fans, there is an overall average of 2,71 scored goals per match. Previous season’s statistics show Newcastle scoring 0,95 goals per away match, while they conceded 1,95 goals. As the away team last season, the side’s game most often ended 0:1, 0:5 or 1:0. Newcastle’s away games this season have ended primarily 0:2, 2:0 or 1:1.


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