Sheffield United and Nottingham Forest meet at Bramall Lane, in a match for the 38th round of the Championship. In the last head-to-head for this edition of the league on 09-30-2017, Nottingham Forest won home (2-1).
Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in the 7 th position of the league, with 59 points won, after 18 wins, 5 draws and 14 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against Ipswich Town, by (0-0). In the last match, they won in a home match against Burton Albion, by (2-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 5 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses in away matches; against 9 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses at their stadium. For the league, Sheffield United won 14 points out of 30 possible points, after 4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 1-0 (7 out of 18 matches). The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so it has not been very strong defensively. In 37 matches in this competition, they only got 1 comeback in the 16 matches in which they suffered the first goal.
The Sheffield United leaves for this party with a victory on the Burton Albion, by 2-0, returning to the victories after two consecutive games without winning in the championship. Of note that the landlords are still very close to the area that gives access to the play-off of promotion. One of the strongest points of Sheffield United is in the most offensive sector, especially in home games, as it scored an average of 1.61 goals per game. On an individual level we highlight the quality of Chris Wilder, being this the best score of the team, with 15 goals scored. There are no unavailable players important for this reception at Aston Villa.
After 13 wins, 6 draws and 18 losses, the away team is currently in the 16 th position of the league, with 45 points won. In the last match, they have tied at home against Derby County by (0-0), after in the previous match they have tied tied in an away match against Norwich City, by (0-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses in away matches; against 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses at their stadium. For the league, Nottingham Forest won 10 points out of 30 possible points, after 2 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. In 37 matches in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 21 times and only managed 2 comebacks.
The Nottingham Forest for this game with a goalless draw against the Derby, thus adding the sixth consecutive game without winning the championship. The outsider group has several gaps in the defensive sector and, in addition, the offensive line has acted very irregularly. Even so, it is inevitable to highlight the ” marathon runner ” Osborn, who is responsible for making the entire left flank. The offensive midfielder Kieran Dowell is the best marker of Nottingham Forest, with 9 goals scored in this championship. Everything indicates that coach Aitor Karanka can not count on the injured Ashkan Dejagah.
Insider TIP: Sheffield Utd to win – 1.82