Sheffield United vs Burnley – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: November 3, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: November 3, 2022

Sheffield United go up against Burnley at Bramall Lane on Saturday in a thrilling Championship match. Burnley have taken the lead in the Championship after collecting 38 points from their initial 19 encounters. Sheffield United trail them by 32 points after 18 rounds, leaving them as number 3 in the table.

Sheffield United vs Burnley Stats

  • Sheffield United have scored in 17 of the last 19 home matches
  • Sheffield United have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches
  • Sheffield United have not lost 9 of the last 11 home matches
  • Sheffield United have not won the last 4 home matches in a row
  • Sheffield United have not won 6 of the last 8 matches
  • Burnley have not lost the last 16 matches in a row
  • Burnley have scored in the last 16 matches in a row
  • Burnley have not lost 13 of the last 15 away matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 away matches Burnley played, both teams scored
  • Burnley have scored in 13 of the last 15 away matches

Sheffield United vs Burnley Lineups

Sheffield United vs Burnley Preview

Sheffield United should be high on confidence, as their last three matches saw them gain seven points. They started off drawing 2-2 with Norwich, before beating first West Bromwich by 0-2, then Bristol City in a 0-1 win. In their last six Championship home matches, Sheffield United have two wins, while they’ve drawn three and lost one. They scored 13 and conceded seven goals. Sheffield United scored 17 goals, while also conceding eight 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.

Burnley look fabulous with three wins on the trot, starting off against Norwich, who were defeated by 1-0. Then, Reading got outclassed in a 2-1 won, before beating Rotherham by 3-2. In their last six away matches in the Championship, Burnley won twice, while also recording four draws. They endured zero defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying six goals conceded and nine scored. No team have split the points as many times on their travels as Burnley in the Championship this season. They have so far collected no less than four draws.

Sheffield United vs Burnley H2H

Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 4-2 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest this coming Saturday. Sheffield United have a 40% win rate against Burnley, who won four of these matches. The total record reads 4-2-4, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current table in the Championship

Full Time Betting

Sheffield United claimed five wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments, as well as drawing three and losing two. Burnley won five of their last 10 away games, as they also drew four and lost one of these matches. Burnley won three of their last 10 away matches without conceding a goal.

Both Teams to Score

Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 4-2 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest on Saturday. Both teams found the back of the net six times in the past ten matches between home side Sheffield United and Burnley. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.72.

Over/Under Tips

The last ten encounters between Sheffield United and Burnley saw over 2.5 goals scored seven times, with Sheffield United averaging 1.6 goals a game. Burnley scored 1.5 goals on average in these, as both teams scored six times in this run. Sheffield United saw over 2.5 goals in three of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of the last ten matches Burnley played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of two goals in these matches.

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