Sheffield United vs Aston Villa Betting Tips & Predictions

Sheffield United vs Aston Villa

Sheffield United welcome Aston Villa for a clash in the Premier League at Bramall Lane on Wednesday. Sheffield United are 20th with 11 points after 26 matches. Aston Villa ranks as a remarkable 9th in the table on 39 points.

Four straight defeats have put a serious dampener on the mood around Sheffield United. They could be in for another rout against Aston Villa.

Stats and facts for Sheffield United and Aston Villa.

  • teamlogoSheffield United has lost the last 4 matches in a row;
  • teamlogoSheffield United has lost in the last 5 of 6 matches;
  • teamlogoSheffield United conceded in the last 28 of 30 matches;
  • teamlogoSheffield United conceded the last 8 matches in a row.
  • teamlogoAston Villa unbeaten the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
  • teamlogoAston Villa scored in the last 11 of 13 matches;
  • teamlogoTotal goals was UNDER 3.5 in Aston Villa’s last 4 of 6 matches;
  • teamlogoTotal goals was UNDER 2.5 in Aston Villa’s last 4 of 6 matches.


Form Of Both Teams

It is a miserable time for Freiburg right now with 2 wins and 4 defeats in the last 6 matches to show for their, admittedly, measly efforts. In their 3 latest outings Sheffield United were trashed by West Ham in a 3-0 defeat and went on to a 1-0 defeat against Fulham. Their latest game saw them take a 2-0 defeat against Liverpool.

One can’t really point a finger on the results for Aston Villa in past rounds as they have performed according to their level. In their 3 latest outings Aston Villa split the points in a 0-0 draw against Brighton and went on to a 2-1 defeat against Leicester. Their latest game saw them take a 1-0 win against Leeds.

Being both the bookmakers favorite at odds 2.10 and with stronger performances lately than The Blades has put on show, Aston Villa seem the natural pick.


The last time the two sides faced off against each other Aston Villa came away as 1-0 winners at the home stadium at Villa Park back in September 2020 in the England – Premier League 2 times in the last 5 matches between Sheffield United and Aston Villa over 2.5 goals came out as a winning bet. Both teams found the back of the net 1 time in those 10 meetings. Aston Villa go into the match with a 2-2-1 advantage against Sheffield United in the Premier League.

Current Standings

Placed sad 20th in the table The Blades have amassed 11 points after 26 matches. On 39 points Aston Villa are ranked brilliantly in 9th place with an equal amount of matches to their name.

Full Time Betting

Following odds are available for this match with the bookmakers: Sheffield United to win pays out at 3.70, the best prize for a draw is 3.40, while an away win for The Villans returns you odds 2.10. Sheffield United won 2 of their last 10 home league games whereas Aston Villa lost 4 of their last 10 away league games.


Looking at the prices on offer by the bookmakers, the chance of this match seeing both teams to score (BTTS) lies at 53%. This equals odds 1.87 if you wish to place a bet on BTTS. Speculating in the opposite outcome that at least one side keeps a clean sheet pays out at 1.90. The last 10 home league games for Sheffield United averaged 2.4 goals per game with BTTS paying out 5 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for Aston Villa the average total goals were 2.1 with 4 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

Over/Under Betting

According to the bookmakers the chance of this match having over 2.5 goals is just 47%. Should you fancy a punt, there are odds around 2.15 available if you bet OVER 2.5 goals. Going the opposite direction and betting on under 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.70. Sheffield United’s last 10 home league matches saw an average of 2.4 goals a game. 6 of Sheffield United’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. Aston Villa’s last 10 away league games averaged 2.1 goals per game. 4 of the last 10 away matches for Aston Villa went over 2.5 goals.

First Goal Scorer


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