Sheffield United will welcome Southampton to Bramall Lane on Saturday for a game of the fifth round in the Premier League. The Blades are occupying 10th place in the standings with 5 points, while Southampton are 13th, having one point less than their next opponents.
Sheffield United vs Southampton Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Sheffield United||Win||4 W/ 1 D / 3 L||2 W/ 1 D / 1 L|
|Southampton||Loss||3 W/ 1 D / 4 L||1 W/ 1 D / 2 L|
Last game between the teams: 16.12.2014 EFL Cup: Sheffield United – Southampton 1:0; Marc McNulty 63’; Florin Gardos from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 90’
Last game at this venue: 16.12.2014 EFL Cup: Sheffield United – Southampton 1:0; Marc McNulty 63’; Florin Gardos from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 90’
Worth mentioning: The last meeting between the two sides dates back to 2014, when the teams faced each other in an EFL Cup game. Sheffield United won the last two encounters with the Saints and are unbeaten in three. Three of the last five H2H clashes featured over 2,5 goals, and the same also witnessed goals at both ends. Sheffield United have kept three clean sheets in the four matches held in Sheffield.
Sheffield United vs Southampton Stats
|As of 10.09||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Sheffield United||Draw||5 W/ 2 D / 3 L||4 W/ 0 D / 1 L|
|Southampton||Draw||6 W/ 2 D / 2 L||4 W/ 0 D / 1 L|
Last game Sheffield United: 31.08.2019 Premier League: Chelsea – Sheffield United 2:2; Tammy Abraham 19’, 43’; Callum Robinson 46’, Kurt Zouma 89’(own goal)
Top performers Sheffield United: John Lundstram 1 goal, Oliver McBurnie 1 goal, Callum Robinson 1 goal.
Last game Southampton: 31.08.2019 Premier League: Southampton – Manchester United 1:1; Jannik Vestergaard 58’; Daniel James 10’; Kevin Danso from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 73’
Top performers Southampton: Danny Ings 1 goal 1 assist, Moussa Djenepo 1 goal, Nathan Redmond 1 goal.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Sheffield United are enjoying a bright start to life in the Premier League and lost only one of their four games. Three of the Blades last five matches produced over 2,5 goals, while all but one saw both involved sides hitting the back of the nets. Sheffield lost only one of their previous six home games, as none of the teams involved of those encounters managed to score more than 2 goals.
After starting the season with back-to-back losses to Burnley and Liverpool, Southampton did not lose any of their next three matches and recorded two victories and a draw. Only the two defeats featured over 2,5 goals, while also two meetings witnessed goals at both ends. No draw has been registered in the Saints’ last six visits, as they recorded five victories and a single defeat for that period.
Sheffield United vs Southampton News
Missing players Sheffield United: David McGoldrick, Callum Robinson, Kean Bryan.
Missing players Southampton: Kevin Danso, Michael Obafemi, Nathan Redmond, Moussa Djenepo.
Sheffield United vs Southampton Predictions
Both teams to score – 1.95 @ bet365