Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds
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Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips

This article covers Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips and predictions.

Also included is a thorough Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting preview.

Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United: Match details

Match: Manchester United vs Sheffield United

Competition: Premier League

Date: January 27, 2021

Kick-off time: 8:15 pm, January 27, 2021 (UK time)

Stadium: Old Trafford

Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 23: A sign with the logo of Manchester United is seen outside the stadium prior to the Group H match of the UEFA Champions League between Manchester United and Juventus at Old Trafford on October 23, 2018 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

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Life at Manchester United keeps getting better as they reached the FA Cup fifth round by defeating Liverpool.

The Red Devils currently occupy the top spot and will be looking to respond to Manchester City’s result against West Brom on Tuesday.

Sheffield United also advanced to the fifth round of the FA Cup as they beat Plymouth Argyle 2-1 at Bramall Lane.

However, in the league, they remain rock bottom following yet another defeat against Tottenham in their previous outing.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

BURNLEY, ENGLAND – JANUARY 12: Paul Pogba of Manchester United celebrates scoring a goal to make the score 0-1 during the Premier League match between Burnley and Manchester United at Turf Moor on January 12, 2021 in Burnley, United Kingdom. Sporting stadiums around England remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)

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Edinson Cavani to score first. The Uruguayan is set to lead the line once again for United with Marcus Rahford set to miss Wednesday’s match.

Cavani really impressed against Fulham netting his fourth league goal of the season and he will be confident of doing the same again at Old Trafford.

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Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 29: Edinson Cavani of Manchester United celebrates after he heads in and scores a goal to make it 3-2 during the Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary’s Stadium on November 29, 2020 in Southampton, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Robin Jones/Getty Images)

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Manchester United vs Sheffield United – recent form and head to head statistics

Manchester United FC vs Sheffield United FC form
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Manchester United FC vs Newcastle United FC - 3:1
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Real Sociedad vs Manchester United FC - 0:4
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West Bromwich Albion vs Manchester United FC - 1:1
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Manchester United FC vs West Ham United FC - 1:0
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Manchester United FC vs Everton FC - 3:3
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Fulham FC vs Sheffield United FC - 1:0
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West Ham United FC vs Sheffield United FC - 3:0
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Sheffield United FC vs Bristol City - 1:0
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Sheffield United FC vs Chelsea FC - 1:2
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Sheffield United FC vs West Bromwich Albion - 2:1
Last 5 games for Manchester United FC
February 21, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Manchester United FC 3 - 1 Newcastle United FC
February 18, 2021 UEFA Europa League 20/21 Real Sociedad 0 - 4 Manchester United FC
February 14, 2021 Premier League 20/21 West Bromwich Albion 1 - 1 Manchester United FC
February 9, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Manchester United FC 1 - 0 West Ham United FC
February 6, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Manchester United FC 3 - 3 Everton FC
Last 5 games for Sheffield United FC
February 20, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Fulham FC 1 - 0 Sheffield United FC
February 15, 2021 Premier League 20/21 West Ham United FC 3 - 0 Sheffield United FC
February 10, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Sheffield United FC 1 - 0 Bristol City
February 7, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Sheffield United FC 1 - 2 Chelsea FC
February 2, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Sheffield United FC 2 - 1 West Bromwich Albion
Manchester United FC vs Sheffield United FC Premier League 20/21 form
Manchester United FC Sheffield United FC
25 Matches played 25
14 Matches won 3
345 Goal attempts 210
151 Shots on goal 72
98 Shots off goal 76
132 Corner kicks 117
57% Average ball possession 40%
96 Shots blocked 62
40 Cards given 50
307 Free kicks 241
58 Offsides 51
2 Shots on post 2
6 Shots on bar 3
42 Goals by foot 10
9 Goals by head 4
53 Goals scored 15
32 Goals conceded 41
Manchester United FC vs Sheffield United FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Manchester United FC Sheffield United FC
9 Matches 9
5 Home Matches 4
4 Away Matches 5
21 Total Goals 8
2.33 Average Goals Scored 0.89
7 Wins 1
1 Losses 7
1 Draws 1
Last 5 games & match results between Manchester United FC and Sheffield United FC
January 27, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Manchester United FC 1 - 2 Sheffield United FC
December 17, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Sheffield United FC 2 - 3 Manchester United FC
June 24, 2020 Premier League 19/20 Manchester United FC 3 - 0 Sheffield United FC
November 24, 2019 Premier League 19/20 Sheffield United FC 3 - 3 Manchester United FC
January 9, 2016 FA Cup 15/16 Manchester United FC 1 - 0 Sheffield United FC


Manchester United vs Sheffield United: Match preview

Manchester United advanced to the fifth round of the FA Cup with an incredible win over Liverpool.

Ole Gunnar Solkajer’s side managed to defeat the Reds 3-2 in an end to end game of football.

Bruno Fernandes’ incredible free-kick proved to be the winning goal for United and set up a tie against West Ham.

In the league, United will have a close eye on Man City’s trip to the Hawthorns.

Pep Guardiola’s side head into the fixture just two points behind and with a game in hand over the leaders.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – JANUARY 24: Mason Greenwood of Manchester United scores their sides first goal under pressure from Andrew Robertson of Liverpool during The Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 24, 2021 in Manchester, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Sheffield United remain rock bottom

Sheffield United were unable to follow up their first win of the season as they were beaten by Spurs just over a week ago.

The Blades were defeated 3-2 by Tottenham to leave them bottom of the table and 12 points away from safety.

They also remain the division’s joint-lowest scorers having scored just 10 goals in 19 matches.

In the FA Cup they reached the fifth round by defeating Plymouth to set up a tie Bristol City at Bramall Lane.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

Liverpool’s Brazilian midfielder Fabinho (L) fouls Sheffield United’s English-born Scottish striker Oli McBurnie (R) to concede a penalty during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Sheffield United at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on October 24, 2020. (Photo by Stu Forster / POOL / AFP)  


Manchester United team news vs Sheffield United

Marcus Rashford is a doubt for Wednesday’s match after suffering a knee injury against Liverpool.

The forward is being assessed ahead of the clash but appears unlikely to feature against Sheffield United.

Brandon Williams, Phil Jones and Facundo Pellistri remain sidelined for the clash.

Marcus Rashford

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – JANUARY 15: Marcus Rashford of Manchester United lies injured during the FA Cup Third Round Replay match between Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford on January 15, 2020 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Matthew Peters/Manchester United via Getty Images)

Sheffield United team news vs Manchester United

Lys Mousset is close to making a return from an injury to face Manchester United.

Sander Berge, Jack O’Connell, Ollie McBurnie, Jack Robinson and Ben Osborn are all out of the match.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

Sheffield United’s French striker Lys Mousset celebrates after scoring their second goal during the English Premier League football match between Sheffield United and Manchester United at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, northern England on November 24, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP)  


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