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

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

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

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

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

Sheffield United vs Everton: Match details

Match: Sheffield United vs Everton

Competition: Premier League

Date: December 26, 2020

Kick-off time: 8:00 pm, December 26, 2020 (UK time)

Stadium: Bramall Lane

Betting prediction: Sheffield United 0-2 Everton


Sheffield United are on a disastrous 17-match winless run in the Premier League. They managed to pick up a point at Brighton last weekend, ending an 8-match losing streak.

Meanwhile, Everton begin Boxing Day inside the top four and will be aiming for a fourth consecutive league victory on Saturday.

The Toffees were knocked out of the Carabao Cup in midweek but they won’t mind that considering how well their league campaign is going.

Sheffield United vs Everton: What are the betting odds?

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

Sheffield United FC vs Everton FC form
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Latest match form, last 5 games:
Everton FC vs Sheffield Wednesday - 3:0
Wolverhampton Wanderers FC vs Everton FC - 1:2
Everton FC vs Rotherham United - 2:1
Everton FC vs West Ham United FC - 0:1
Sheffield United FC vs Everton FC - 0:1
Last 5 games for Sheffield United FC
January 23, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Sheffield United FC 2 - 1 Plymouth Argyle
January 17, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Sheffield United FC 1 - 3 Tottenham Hotspur FC
January 12, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Sheffield United FC 1 - 0 Newcastle United FC
January 9, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Bristol Rovers 2 - 3 Sheffield United FC
January 2, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Crystal Palace FC 2 - 0 Sheffield United FC
Last 5 games for Everton FC
January 24, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Everton FC 3 - 0 Sheffield Wednesday
January 17, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Aston Villa FC 0 - 0 Everton FC
January 12, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 1 - 2 Everton FC
January 9, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Everton FC 2 - 1 Rotherham United
January 1, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Everton FC 0 - 1 West Ham United FC
Sheffield United FC vs Everton FC Premier League 20/21 form
Sheffield United FC Everton FC
19 Matches played 17
1 Matches won 10
167 Goal attempts 177
53 Shots on goal 75
63 Shots off goal 57
94 Corner kicks 81
41% Average ball possession 51%
51 Shots blocked 45
39 Cards given 32
178 Free kicks 217
39 Offsides 28
2 Shots on post 0
3 Shots on bar 2
7 Goals by foot 18
3 Goals by head 9
10 Goals scored 28
32 Goals conceded 21
Sheffield United FC vs Everton FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Sheffield United FC Everton FC
8 Matches 8
4 Home Matches 4
4 Away Matches 4
6 Total Goals 12
0.75 Average Goals Scored 1.5
1 Wins 5
5 Losses 1
2 Draws 2
Last 5 games & match results between Sheffield United FC and Everton FC
December 26, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Sheffield United FC 0 - 1 Everton FC
July 20, 2020 Premier League 19/20 Sheffield United FC 0 - 1 Everton FC
September 21, 2019 Premier League 19/20 Everton FC 0 - 2 Sheffield United FC
August 24, 2011 Carling Cup 11/12 Everton FC 3 - 1 Sheffield United FC
March 3, 2007 Premier League 06/07 Sheffield United FC 1 - 1 Everton FC

Sheffield United vs Everton: Recommended bets

Everton to keep a clean sheet. Sheffield United have failed to score in four of their seven Premier League matches at Bramall Lane. Everton kept a clean sheet in their last away game at Leicester.

Dominic Calvert-Lewin to score. Who else? Calvert-Lewin would love to get one against his old club. The 23-year-old has scored 14 goals in 17 appearances this season. Although he has failed to score in four consecutive matches, he did play a big massive role in Rob Holding’s own goal last weekend.


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

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – OCTOBER 17: James Rodriguez of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on October 17 2020 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Emma Simpson/Everton FC via Getty Images)

Sheffield United vs Everton: Premier League preview

Bottom side Sheffield United welcome Everton to Bramall Lane on Boxing Day.

Everton will be looking to bounce back from Wednesday night’s 2-0 home defeat to Manchester United in the Carabao Cup.

Wednesday’s defeat brought Everton’s four-match unbeaten run to an end, but their league form remains hugely impressive. A Rob Holding own goal and a towering header from Yerry Mina gave the Toffees a 2-1 win over Arsenal last week.

Prior to that, Everton also picked up wins over Leicester and Chelsea. Carlo Ancelotti’s side begin boxing day 4th in the table, level on 26 points with Manchester United, and one point behind Leicester in 2nd.

It’s not much, but Sheffield United did hold fellow strugglers Brighton to a 1-1 draw at the Amex last weekend. Jayden Bogle opened the scoring for Sheffield, who could not prevent a late Danny Welbeck equaliser.

Chris Wilder’s Sheffield United are the only team in the Premier League – and one of just two teams in Europe’s top five leagues – yet to win a match this season.

Unsurprisingly, Sheffield United have the worst home record in the league. In seven matches at Bramall Lane, the Blades have draw one and losing six, while scoring four and conceding 11 goals.

Everton’s away form is the 5th best in the division, with four wins and a draw from their seven matches on the road. Everton have scored 10 and conceded eight goals on their travels.

These two sides have a pretty even head-to-head record in the Premier League. Each side has won three of the previous eight meetings.

Last season’s corresponding fixture, played in July, ended 1-0 to Everton. Richarlison scored the only goal of the game shortly after half time.


Sheffield United team news vs Everton

Chris Wilder gave an update on the injured Sander Berge. “Sander had an operation on his tendon. A huge blow for us with him being out between 3-4 months”.

John Lundstram – a product of Everton’s academy – begins his three-match suspension following his red card at Brighton, leaving the Blades short in central midfield.

John Fleck and Ethan Ampadu look nailed on to start in Sheffield’s midfield three and could be partnered by defender Chris Basham could slot into midfield. Ben Osborne is another option for Wilder to consider.

If Basham is used in midfield, then George Baldock could shift to central defence, with Jayden Bogle coming into the side at right-wingback.

Rhian Brewster partnered David McGoldrick up front against Brighton, but Oliver Burke may be preferred on Saturday. Lyss Mousset is “not in a position to start”.

Oli McBurnie is a doubt following a shoulder injury, while Kean Bryan remains sidelined until the new year with a calf strain.

Jack O’Connell is a long-term absentee.

Former Everton players Jack Rodwell and Phil Jagielka are not expected to face their old side. 38-year-old Jagielka has only made two league appearances this season, while Rodwell has not featured for the Blades at all.

Everton team news vs Sheffield United

Richarlison is a doubt after being forced off with a head injury in midweek. “We are going to check him in the next few days. Our doctor had total control of the situation and wanted to take him off. I agreed because it was right for the welfare of the player”, Carlo Ancelotti said.

Bernard is likely to come into the side if Richarlison is unavailable.

James Rodriguez faces a late fitness test. Ancelotti’s recent comments suggest Rodriguez could be available to start from the subs bench.

Allan remains sidelined with a hamstring injury. Fabian Delph is also injured, meaning one of Tom Davies or Andre Gomes will partner Abdoulaye Doucoure in the base of midfield.

Gylfi Sigurdsson and Alex Iwobi should keep their place in the side from last weekend’s win over Arsenal.

Lucas Digne is out with an ankle injury. Ben Godfrey has been deputising at left-back.

Mason Holgate, Seamus Coleman and Jonjoe Kenny are all options at right-back.

Jean-Philippe Gbamin is a long-term absentee.

Dominic Calvert Lewin signed for Everton from Sheffield United in 2016, having made 11 league appearances for the Blades.


Predicted Sheffield United line-up vs Everton

Predicted Sheffield United XI vs Everton

Predicted Sheffield United XI vs Everton

Predicted Everton line-up vs Sheffield United

Predicted Everton XI vs Sheffield United

Predicted Everton XI vs Sheffield United

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This article was edited by Benjamin Newman.

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# Team MP D P
1 Manchester United FC 19 11 40
2 Manchester City FC 18 18 38
3 Leicester City FC 19 14 38
4 Liverpool FC 19 15 34
5 Tottenham Hotspur FC 18 16 33
6 Everton FC 17 7 32
7 West Ham United FC 19 5 32
8 Aston Villa FC 17 13 29
9 Chelsea FC 19 10 29
10 Southampton FC 18 5 29
11 Arsenal FC 19 4 27
12 Leeds United 18 -4 23
13 Crystal Palace FC 19 -11 23
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 19 -8 22
15 Burnley FC 18 -12 19
16 Newcastle United FC 19 -14 19
17 Brighton & Hove Albion FC 19 -7 17
18 Fulham FC 18 -12 12
19 West Bromwich Albion 19 -28 11
20 Sheffield United FC 19 -22 5
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Kane, Harry Tottenham Hotspur FC 12
Son, Heung Min Tottenham Hotspur FC 12
Fernandes, Bruno Manchester United FC 11
Vardy, Jamie Leicester City FC 11
Calvert-Lewin, Dominic Everton FC 11
Bamford, Patrick Leeds United 10
Zaha, Wilfried Crystal Palace FC 8
Wilson, Callum Newcastle United FC 8
Rashford, Marcus Manchester United FC 7
Ings, Danny Southampton FC 7
Watkins, Ollie Aston Villa FC 7
Maupay, Neal Brighton & Hove Albion FC 7
Lacazette, Alexandre Arsenal FC 7
Mane, Sadio Liverpool FC 6
Maddison, James Leicester City FC 6
Barnes, Harvey Leicester City FC 6
Abraham, Tammy Chelsea FC 6
Grealish, Jack Aston Villa FC 5
Sterling, Raheem Manchester City FC 5

Sheffield United vs Everton betting tips: Premier League preview FAQs

What time is kick off between Sheffield United vs Everton?
20:00, Saturday 26 December 2020
What is the prediction for Sheffield United vs Everton?
Sheffield United 0-2 Everton