Sheffield United vs Blackpool – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 12, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 12, 2022

Sheffield United go up against Blackpool at Bramall Lane this coming Saturday in a thrilling Championship match. Sitting bottom of the table, Blackpool have claimed 15 points after 13 rounds, while Sheffield United have amassed 24 points. This places the latter at the top of the Championship at this moment in time.

Sheffield United vs Blackpool Stats

  • Sheffield United have scored in 15 of the last 17 home matches
  • Sheffield United have not lost 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Sheffield United have scored in 9 of the last 10 matches
  • Sheffield United have not lost 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Blackpool have not won 10 of the last 12 matches
  • Blackpool have not won the last 3 away matches in a row
  • Blackpool have lost 3 of the last 4 matches
  • Blackpool have conceded in 6 of the last 8 matches

Sheffield United vs Blackpool Lineups

Sheffield United vs Blackpool Preview

A single point is all Sheffield United can show for their efforts in the past three matches. They managed a 1-1 draw with Birmingham, before getting trounced 0-1 against QPR while Stoke won 3-1. Sheffield United won four of their last six Championship matches on home soil, while drawing once and losing once. They conceded 3 and scored 12 goals. Sheffield United scored 12 goals, while also conceding 3 at Bramall Lane so far this season. This places them in the top three when it comes to scoring on home soil in the Championship.

Michael Appleton’s Blackpool gained four points in their past three matches. First, they went down 0-1 against Norwich, before picking up a 0-0 draw against Sunderland. Their latest match brought a 3-1 win in their encounter with Watford. Blackpool, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn 2 and lost 2 in their last six away in the Championship.

Sheffield United vs Blackpool H2H

Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time Sheffield United played Blackpool. The pair split the points in a 0-0 match, where no one managed to get the upper hand. Sheffield United claimed 2 wins, while Blackpool picked up 2 wins in the previous 10 matches, while the rest had no winner. The bookies’ best betting odds on a draw at full-time are at 3.65.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Sheffield United claimed all three points 6 times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing 1 along the way. They endured defeat in 3 of the games in this run. Blackpool won 4 of their last 10 games away while drawing 2 and losing 4 in this series of matches. Of their previous 10 matches at Bramall Lane, 6 had over 2.5 goals for Sheffield United. In 4 of the previous 10 league games away for Blackpool the match had over 2.5 goals.

Both Teams to Score

Sheffield United and Blackpool had to make do with a point each in their latest encounter, which finished with a 0-0 scoreline. The best betting odds on a draw at full-time with the bookies are at 3.65.

Over/Under Tips

In the past 8 encounters between Sheffield United and Blackpool over 2.5 goals came out 5 times, with Sheffield United scoring an average of 1.38 goals per game. Blackpool averaged 1.27 goals, while both teams scored 4 times. Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in 4 of Sheffield United’s past 10 matches across all tournaments. They scored 1.7 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in 5 of the last 10 matches Blackpool played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.2 goals in these matches.


About Josh Stewart

Josh lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and works as a website editor. He has previously worked for several prominent online sites and, as a former professional golfer, specialises in sports and iGaming. Josh has almost a decade of experience as a freelancer and has received excellent reviews from current and previous clients.