Derby County vs Sheffield United – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: Championship
Derby
Full Time
2:0
Sheffield Utd
Highlights and Stats


Pride Park Stadium will be the venue of the game between Derby County and Sheffield United that will unfold on Saturday, as part of the 27th round of the Championship. The home side in the pending showdown sits on the 24th spot in the standings after collecting 11 points so far. Their opponents from Sheffield United are occupying 13th place on 32 points.

Derby County vs Sheffield United Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2021/09/25Last 20 Games
Derby
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
Sheffield Utd
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

The outcome of their latest encounter was a win for Sheffield United, with the score of 1:0 at home. The two clubs faced each other on the 25th of September 2021. Sheffield United are enjoying a streak of three straight victories against Derby County. Across the most recent 10 H2H meetings, being the hosting side has not proven to be an advantage as the end results were 5 home victories and 3 away triumphs. The result was a draw in only 2 of the last 10 clashes between Derby County and Sheffield United. The last five battles on the pitch between the two squads ended with three producing over 2.5 goals and four witnessing goals at both ends of the pitch. In that period Derby County have not managed to keep a single clean sheet, while Sheffield United have not conceded in one of the matches. The antecedent five duels on the field between the two teams ended with an average of 2.60 goals.

Derby County vs Sheffield United Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

DerbySheffield Utd
  • Goals

    0.95
    1.35
  • Fouls

    9.33
    11.00
  • Corners

    3.33
    7.50
  • Offsides

    1.67
    1.67
  • Cards

    2.00
    2.67
  • Posession

    45%
    55%

Derby County Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome

On January 8th Derby County ended in a disappointing 0:1 defeat to Coventry City away from home in a FA Cup encounter. For the time being, the club is suffering a streak without a triumph for two consecutive matches with a total of 1 loss and 1 draw recorded in the process. The hosts in Derby County’s 10 most recent meetings notched up a victory 5 times and lost in just 2 of these, underlying the importance of the home crowd. Of their last five games, two resulted in over 2.5 goals and two had both squads scoring. During that period Derby County managed to keep two clean sheets, while they failed to score on just one occasion. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 outings is 2.00.
  • Goals
    1.10
  • Fouls
    10.00
  • Corners
    4.11
  • Offsides
    2.33
  • Cards
    1.67
  • Posession
    52%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2022/01/08Coventry CityDerby County10 L
Championship2022/01/03ReadingDerby County22 D
Championship2021/12/30Stoke CityDerby County12 W
Championship2021/12/27Derby CountyWest Bromwich Albion10 W
Championship2021/12/11Derby CountyBlackpool10 W
Championship2021/12/04Bristol CityDerby County10 L
Championship2021/11/29Derby CountyQueens Park Rangers12 L
Championship2021/11/24FulhamDerby County00 D
Championship2021/11/21Derby CountyAFC Bournemouth32 W
Championship2021/10/30Derby CountyBlackburn Rovers12 L

Sheffield United Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Whome

Sheffield United came up against Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday and the encounter ended in a heavy 3:0 away loss. If we disregard its latest encounter, the outfit have had a streak of four consecutive victories and had not suffered a single loss in its last five games. Playing on home ground had no considerable impact in Sheffield United’s last ten meetings, as the hosts recorded 3 wins while the guests triumphed on 5 occasions. Only two of the club’s last 10 meetings failed to determine a winner. Looking at the team’s previous five clashes, it becomes apparent that two featured over 2.5 goals and one witnessed goals at both ends. Throughout these, Sheffield United’s efforts paid off as the squad managed to prevent goals in their net three times and failed to score on their own in only one battle on the pitch. Over the course of the team’s previous five outings, the sides scored an average of 2.4 goals.
  • Goals
    1.10
  • Fouls
    11.70
  • Corners
    4.50
  • Offsides
    2.30
  • Cards
    2.60
  • Posession
    55%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
FA Cup2022/01/09Wolverhampton WanderersSheffield United30 L
Championship2021/12/20FulhamSheffield United01 W
Championship2021/12/04Cardiff CitySheffield United23 W
Championship2021/11/28Sheffield UnitedBristol City20 W
Championship2021/11/23ReadingSheffield United01 W
Championship2021/11/20Sheffield UnitedCoventry City00 D
Championship2021/11/06Blackburn RoversSheffield United31 L
Championship2021/10/30Sheffield UnitedBlackpool01 L
Championship2021/10/19Sheffield UnitedMillwall12 L
Championship2021/10/16Sheffield UnitedStoke City21 W

Formations and Lineups

Derby

Formation:4-3-3
  • G31Ryan Allsop
  • D2Nathan Byrne
  • D16Richard Stearman
  • D33Curtis Davies
  • D36Festy Ebosele
  • M38Jason Knight
  • M8Max Bird
  • M42Liam Thompson
  • F7Kamil Jóźwiak
  • F48Luke Plange
  • F10Tom Lawrence
31 Ryan Allsop 2 Nathan Byrne 16 Richard Stearman 33 Curtis Davies 36 Festy Ebosele 38 Jason Knight 8 Max Bird 42 Liam Thompson 7 Kamil Jóźwiak 48 Luke Plange 10 Tom Lawrence

Sheffield Utd

Formation:3-4-1-2
  • G18Wes Foderingham
  • D6Chris Basham
  • D12John Egan
  • D19Jack Robinson
  • M20Jayden Bogle
  • M8Sander Berge
  • M16Oliver Norwood
  • M33Rhys Norrington-Davies
  • F17David McGoldrick
  • F10Billy Sharp
  • F29Iliman Ndiaye
18 Wes Foderingham 6 Chris Basham 12 John Egan 19 Jack Robinson 20 Jayden Bogle 8 Sander Berge 16 Oliver Norwood 33 Rhys Norrington-Davies 17 David McGoldrick 10 Billy Sharp 29 Iliman Ndiaye

Match Details

DerbyvsSheffield Utd
  • 90+2`
    I. NdiayeTripping
  • 83`
    (in) B. Osborn(out) J. Robinson
  • 83`
    (in) E. Cashin(out) T. Lawrence
  • 78`
    T. LawrenceUnsportsmanlike conduct
  • 78`
    T. LawrenceF. Ebosele
    2 - 0
  • 69`
    T. Lawrence
    1 - 0
  • 68`
    (in) C. Hourihane(out) S. Berge
  • 68`
    (in) R. Brewster(out) D. McGoldrick
  • 60`
    (in) C. Kazim-Richards(out) L. Plange
  • 46`
    (in) C. Forsyth(out) K. Jozwiak

Players Ratings

DerbyvsSheffield Utd
  • 10Tom Lawrence
    8.3 / 10
  • 36Festy Ebosele
    7.3 / 10
  • 38Jason Knight
    7.2 / 10
  • 2Nathan Byrne
    7 / 10
  • 31Ryan Allsop
    6.9 / 10
  • 16Richard Stearman
    6.9 / 10
  • 42Liam Thompson
    6.9 / 10
  • 33Curtis Davies
    6.7 / 10
  • 7Kamil Jóźwiak
    6.7 / 10
  • 3Craig Forsyth
    6.7 / 10
  • 8Max Bird
    6.6 / 10
  • 13Colin Kazim-Richards
    6.6 / 10
  • 48Luke Plange
    6.3 / 10
  • 41Eiran Joe Cashin
    6.3 / 10
  • 19Jack Robinson
    7.2 / 10
  • 17David McGoldrick
    7.2 / 10
  • 12John Egan
    6.7 / 10
  • 16Oliver Norwood
    6.7 / 10
  • 33Rhys Norrington-Davies
    6.7 / 10
  • 23Ben Osborn
    6.6 / 10
  • 6Chris Basham
    6.3 / 10
  • 20Jayden Bogle
    6.3 / 10
  • 8Sander Berge
    6.3 / 10
  • 29Iliman Ndiaye
    6.3 / 10
  • 24Conor Hourihane
    6.3 / 10
  • 18Wes Foderingham
    6.2 / 10
  • 10Billy Sharp
    6.2 / 10
  • 7Rhian Brewster
    6.2 / 10

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