Sheffield United vs Hull – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 16, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 16, 2023

Hull go up against Sheffield United on Friday for an exciting Championship meeting at Bramall Lane. A look at the Championship standings shows that 20 points and 14 places currently separate the two teams.

Sheffield United vs Hull Stats

  • Sheffield United have not lost 10 of the last 11 matches
  • Sheffield United have scored in 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • Sheffield United have won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • In the last 4 matches in a row Sheffield United played, both teams scored
  • Sheffield United have not lost 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • Hull have not lost the last 9 away matches in a row
  • In 7 of the last 9 matches Hull played, both teams scored
  • Hull have not lost 9 of the last 10 matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 Hull matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In 7 of the last 8 Hull matches the sum of goals was under 3.5

Sheffield United vs Hull Lineups

Sheffield United vs Hull Preview

In-form Sheffield United should be high on confidence, as their last three matches saw them gain seven points. They started off drawing 1-1 with QPR, before beating first Millwall by 0-2, then Stoke in a 3-1 win. Sheffield United claimed four wins in their last six Championship matches at Bramall Lane. They came through these games with a record of one draw and one defeat, in which they conceded seven and scored 14 goals. Sheffield United are among the three top-scoring teams at home so far this Championship campaign, banging in 29 goals to 13 against.

It has been a bit of everything for Hull in their previous three matches, as they first beat Wigan by 1-4. This was followed by a disappointing 0-2 defeat against Fulham before an encounter with Huddersfield produced a 1-1 draw. Hull performed a very admirable four wins in six Championship away matches, as well as two draws but no defeats. They scored 12 times, while also conceding five goals.

Sheffield United vs Hull H2H

Sheffield United ran out 0-2 winners the last time these two rivals played each other and are definitely planning to claim three points again this coming Friday. Sheffield United enjoys a good 7-1-2 advantage against Hull, and the bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 1.57.

Current Championship Standings

Full Time Betting

Bramall Lane has been a happy hunting ground for Sheffield United lately, claiming five wins from 10 across all tournaments. They drew three and lost two of these, while Hull won five of their most recent 10 games away. The latter drew four and lost one as well. Goals are flowing freely for Sheffield United on home soil currently, as both teams scored in six of their last 10 matches here. Both teams were also on target six times in Hull’s last 10 league games away from home.

Both Teams to Score

The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Sheffield United came away with a 0-2 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Bramall Lane.

Over/Under Tips

Both teams to not score paid out seven times in the past ten encounters between Hull and Sheffield United, whereas under 2.5 goals happened four times. Sheffield United scored an average of 1.8 goals a game, with Hull averaging 0.6 goals in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Sheffield United’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of two goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in two of the last ten outings for Hull, who managed to score 1.1 times in those 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.