Sheffield United vs Reading – Preview, Tips and Odds

England: Championship
Sheffield Utd
Full Time
4:0
Reading
Highlights and Stats


Sheffield United will come up against Reading on Tuesday in a game of the 7th round of the Championship. Sheffield United are presently occupying the 2nd position in the second tier of English football, while Reading are up to the 1st spot. The sides are separated by only one point.

Sheffield United vs Reading Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/04/15Last 20 Games
Sheffield Utd
loss
  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Daway
Reading
win
  • ?
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Dhome

Worth Mentioning

The last meeting between the two teams ended in a win for Reading, who prevailed with 2 to 1 away from home back in April, 2022. It was the visiting sides that turned out to be more successful during the most recent clashes, as they triumphed on 5 occasions, with hosts recording just 3 victories in the course of the last 10. Only 2 of the most recent 10 encounters resulted in a draw. As many as two of the previous five games saw both sides hitting the back of the nets and two finished with over 2.5 goals. Throughout the extent of this period, Sheffield United kept a clean sheet three times and Reading experienced difficulties stopping their opponents from netting goals and conceded in all five matches. Those meetings finished with 12 goals scored in total.

Sheffield United vs Reading Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

Sheffield UtdReading
  • Goals

    1.45
    1.25
  • Fouls

    14.57
    11.00
  • Corners

    5.29
    4.29
  • Offsides

    3.14
    2.00
  • Cards

    2.00
    1.71
  • Posession

    51%
    49%

Sheffield United Form

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

Sheffield United recorded a 1:1 stalemate away from home when coming up against Luton Town in a Championship encounter on August 26th. Playing on home ground worked miracles throughout Sheffield United’s recent 10 meetings. The home side earned the victory 6 times in total and avoided defeat on 8 occasions. Only 2 of the last 10 clashes ended in a draw. Three of Sheffield United’s last five matches featured over 2.5 goals, with both sides hitting the targets in three of them. During these the outfit was successful in maintaining one clean sheet, and they failed to score in just one. From a statistical point of view their last 5 outings produced an average of 2.60 goals.
  • Goals
    1.70
  • Fouls
    10.20
  • Corners
    6.60
  • Offsides
    1.50
  • Cards
    2.40
  • Posession
    51%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Championship2022/08/26Luton TownSheffield United11 D
Championship2022/08/20Sheffield UnitedBlackburn Rovers30 W
Championship2022/08/17Sheffield UnitedSunderland21 W
Championship2022/08/14MiddlesbroughSheffield United22 D
Carling Cup2022/08/11West Bromwich AlbionSheffield United10 L
Championship2022/08/06Sheffield UnitedMillwall20 W
Championship2022/08/01WatfordSheffield United10 L
Championship2022/05/17Nottingham ForestSheffield United12 W
Championship2022/05/14Sheffield UnitedNottingham Forest12 L
Championship2022/05/07Sheffield UnitedFulham40 W

Reading Form

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

Reading previously faced Millwall on Saturday and the final score was a slender 0:1 win away from home. The club is presently amid a streak of three sequential victories. Playing at home turned out to be favourable across the ten previous Reading games, as they finished in seven wins for the hosting party and the visiting sides triumphed in three. There hasn’t been a single draw in their last ten clashes. Three of the squad’s five last meetings had over 2.5 goals and one witnessed goals at both ends of the field. Reading kept three clean sheets and they didn’t score in only one of those. There were a total of 12 goals scored across the team’s five most recent outings.
  • Goals
    0.80
  • Fouls
    10.80
  • Corners
    4.80
  • Offsides
    1.10
  • Cards
    2.00
  • Posession
    44%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Championship2022/08/27MillwallReading01 W
Championship2022/08/20ReadingMiddlesbrough10 W
Championship2022/08/17ReadingBlackburn Rovers30 W
Championship2022/08/13Rotherham UnitedReading40 L
Carling Cup2022/08/09ReadingStevenage12 L
Championship2022/08/06ReadingCardiff City21 W
Championship2022/07/30BlackpoolReading10 L
Championship2022/05/07Luton TownReading10 L
Championship2022/04/30ReadingWest Bromwich Albion01 L
Championship2022/04/23Hull CityReading30 L

Formations and Lineups

Sheffield Utd

Formation:3-5-2
  • G18Wes Foderingham
  • D15Anel Ahmedhodžić
  • D12John Egan
  • D33Rhys Norrington-Davies
  • M2George Baldock
  • M8Sander Berge
  • M16Oliver Norwood
  • M22Tommy Doyle
  • M13Max Lowe
  • F9Oliver McBurnie
  • F29Iliman Ndiaye
18 Wes Foderingham 15 Anel Ahmedhodžić 12 John Egan 33 Rhys Norrington-Davies 2 George Baldock 8 Sander Berge 16 Oliver Norwood 22 Tommy Doyle 13 Max Lowe 9 Oliver McBurnie 29 Iliman Ndiaye

Reading

Formation:3-1-4-2
  • G1Joe Lumley
  • D3Thomas Holmes
  • D4Sam Hutchinson
  • D24Naby Sarr
  • M22Mamadou Loum
  • M17Andy Yiadom
  • M8Jeff Hendrick
  • M5Tom McIntyre
  • M23Junior Hoilett
  • F10Thomas Ince
  • F9Lucas João
1 Joe Lumley 3 Thomas Holmes 4 Sam Hutchinson 24 Naby Sarr 22 Mamadou Loum 17 Andy Yiadom 8 Jeff Hendrick 5 Tom McIntyre 23 Junior Hoilett 10 Thomas Ince 9 Lucas João

Match Details

Sheffield UtdvsReading
  • 81`
    (in) M. Craig(out) M. Loum
  • 81`
    A. AhmedhodzicO. Norwood
    4 - 0
  • 79`
    (in) J. McAtee(out) T. Doyle
  • 79`
    (in) C. Basham(out) G. Baldock
  • 70`
    (in) R. Brewster(out) O. McBurnie
  • 67`
    (in) R. Khadra(out) I. Ndiaye
  • 62`
    I. NdiayeS. Berge
    3 - 0
  • 60`
    (in) S. Long(out) L. Joao
  • 46`
    A. AhmedhodzicT. Doyle
    2 - 0
  • 46`
    (in) T. Fornah(out) M. Sarr
  • 11`
    O. McBurnieM. Lowe
    1 - 0

Players Ratings

Sheffield UtdvsReading
  • 15Anel Ahmedhodžić
    9.3 / 10
  • 16Oliver Norwood
    8.3 / 10
  • 22Tommy Doyle
    7.7 / 10
  • 9Oliver McBurnie
    7.7 / 10
  • 33Rhys Norrington-Davies
    7.3 / 10
  • 13Max Lowe
    7.3 / 10
  • 29Iliman Ndiaye
    7.2 / 10
  • 18Wes Foderingham
    7 / 10
  • 28James McAtee
    7 / 10
  • 12John Egan
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Sander Berge
    6.9 / 10
  • 2George Baldock
    6.7 / 10
  • 6Chris Basham
    6.7 / 10
  • 7Rhian Brewster
    6.7 / 10
  • 11Reda Khadra
    6.3 / 10
  • 10Thomas Ince
    7 / 10
  • 22Mamadou Loum
    6.9 / 10
  • 17Andy Yiadom
    6.9 / 10
  • 24Naby Sarr
    6.5 / 10
  • 9Lucas João
    6.5 / 10
  • 19Tyrese Fornah
    6.5 / 10
  • 3Thomas Holmes
    6.3 / 10
  • 8Jeff Hendrick
    6.3 / 10
  • 5Tom McIntyre
    6.3 / 10
  • 23Junior Hoilett
    6.3 / 10
  • 36Michael Craig
    6.3 / 10
  • 7Shane Long
    6.3 / 10
  • 4Sam Hutchinson
    6.2 / 10
  • 1Joe Lumley
    5.9 / 10

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