Sheffield Utd vs Southampton Prediction & Tips
Sheffield United and Southampton face at Bramall Lane, in a match for the 27 th round of the Premier League. In the last head ‑ to ‑ head between these teams in this competition, on 13‑12‑2020, Southampton won at home by (3‑0). The recent head ‑ to ‑ head record favors the visiting team, who have won 3 in the last 3 matches. It is necessary to analyze with special attention the home / away condition, as Sheffield United presents different results at home and away.
The home team plays against Southampton in a delayed match for the 27 round, after 4 wins, 2 draws and 21 losses in their league games so far. This is a team affected by the home factor, which is stronger when playing against their fans, since in the last 30 matches they have recorded 2 wins, 2 draws and 11 losses as a visitor, with 10 goals scored and 26 conceded, against 5 wins, 1 draw and 9 defeats at home, with 13 goals scored and 19 conceded. For the league, Sheffield United won 9 points out of 30 possible points, after 3 wins and 7 losses in the last 10 home matches. In the matches played at their stadium in the championship, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0‑0, which occurred in 6 of their 14 games. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games in this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 9 of the last 14 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 27 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 20 times and only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard.
Sheffield United comes motivated for this match after winning, by 1-0, against Aston Villa, putting an end to the four consecutive setbacks in this Premier League: the only goal of the team was signed by David McGoldrick. In this match against Southampton, coach Chris Wilder should favor a more direct style of play and with successive counterattacks by the runners. David McGoldrick is Sheffield United’s scorer with 6 goals scored. For this match the home coach cannot count on Phil Jagielka, suspended, in addition to Chris Basham, Jack Rodwell, Jayden Bogle, John Egan, Jack Robinson, Sander Berge and Jack O’Connell due to physical problems.
After 8 wins, 6 draws and 12 losses, the visiting team is in 14th position, having won 30 points. In the last match, they have lost in an away match against Everton by (1‑0), after in the previous match they have lost (3‑0) an away match against Leeds United. This is a team that is little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it registers 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses as a visitor, with a total of 18 goals scored and 28 conceded. At home, he won 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses, with a total of 20 goals scored and 16 conceded. In the league, Southampton won 9 points out of 30 possible points, after 2 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses in the last 10 home matches.
In this competition, they have lost their last 5 games as a visitor and have not won any of the last 7 matches played as a visitor. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 26 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Southampton enters this game with a defeat, by 1-0, in the trip to the Everton field, adding in this way the second setback followed in this Premier League. The strategy to be used by coach Ralph Hasenhüttl for this game is more than designed, that is, to defend with the surrounding sectors and look for spaces in the opponent’s midfield to counterattack. Striker Danny Ings is Southampton’s top scorer in this competition with 8 goals scored. For this match the visiting coach does not have Takumi Minamino, Oriol Romeu, Kyle Walker-Peters, Theo Walcott, Ibrahima Diallo, William Smallbone and Michael Obafemi due to physical problems.
Sheffield Utd – Southampton FREE TIPS
Sheffield Utd – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90