Stoke vs Sheffield United – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 6, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 6, 2022

Stoke enjoy home advantage when visitors Sheffield United swing by on Saturday for a clash in the Championship. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count. Sheffield United enjoy the view from the top of the table with 24 points after 12 league matches this season. Meanwhile, Stoke find themselves positioned 20th in the Championship with 13 points following 12 rounds.

Stoke vs Sheffield United Stats

  • Stoke have not won 8 of the last 10 matches
  • Stoke have not won 6 of the last 7 home matches
  • Stoke have not lost 6 of the last 8 home matches
  • Stoke have conceded in 6 of the last 7 home matches
  • Stoke have scored in 6 of the last 8 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 the last 5 away matches in a row
  • Sheffield United have won the last 3 away matches in a row
  • Sheffield United have scored in the last 5 away matches in a row

Stoke vs Sheffield United Lineups

Stoke vs Sheffield United Preview

Stoke failed to win any of their last three matches, though they gained a point against Queens P.R. in a 0-0 draw, before coming up short against Watford in a 0-4 defeat. Most recently, they settled for a 1-1 draw against Burnley. Stoke only managed one meagre home win from a possible six at Bet365 Stadium in the Championship. They also drew 3 and lost 2 of these six encounters, in which they scored 6 and conceded 9 goals.

In their previous three matches, Sheffield United won 0-2 against Preston, drew 1-1 with Birmingham before losing 0-1 against QPR. In their last six Championship away matches, Sheffield United have three wins, they’ve drawn 2 and lost one 1. They scored 8 while also conceding 4 times. They also experienced 2 draws and 1 defeat. Sheffield United are among the 3 best away teams in the Championship this season. They put 3 wins on the board, scoring 8 goals whilst also conceding 4.

Stoke vs Sheffield United H2H

Sheffield United were knocked out cold when Stoke took a 1-0 win in their latest encounter. It served as payback for the 2-1 defeat, Sheffield United handed out in the game before. Sheffield United look back on 3 wins in their previous matches against their next opponent in the shape of Stoke. The home side has a 30% win rate in these encounters for a total record of 3-4-3. No doubt 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

Stoke claimed a modest 3 wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in 4 of the games, whilst losing 3. Sheffield United won 4 of their last 10 games away, drew 2 and lost 4 of the games in this run. Sheffield United scored the opening goal in 6 of their previous 10 away games. Stoke, however, were first off the mark 4 times in their last 10 home games.

Both Teams to Score

Sheffield United were knocked out cold when Stoke took a 1-0 win in their latest encounter. It served as payback for the 2-1 defeat, Sheffield United handed out in the game before. Both teams scored 5 times in the previous 10 matches between home side Stoke and Sheffield United. Best-priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.80.

Over/Under Tips

In the past 10 encounters between Stoke and Sheffield United over 2.5 goals came out 4 times, with Stoke scoring an average of 1.2 goals per game. Sheffield United averaged 0.9 goals, while both teams scored 5 times. Over 2.5 goals came out 5 times in the 10 matches across the tournaments for Stoke, who scored an average of 1 goal along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in 4 of the last 10 matches that Sheffield United played across all tournaments this season. They scored 1.8 times on average in the process.

josh-stewart

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.