Middlesbrough vs Sheffield United Predictions & Match Preview

Middlesbrough vs Sheffield United
England – Championship
Date: Sunday, 14 August 2022
Kick-off at 14:00 UK / 15:00 CET
Venue: Riverside Stadium

Middlesbrough faced some decent clubs like Marseille, Morecambe in their recent friendly outings. They have succeeded in sealing positive outcomes in most of those. Their offensive and defensive line-up delivered impressive performance throughout the pre season matches.

Meanwhile, Sheffield United faced some first division outfits across different European leagues in the friendlies. Even though they lost in most of them, we can see them delivering competitive displays. They followed the above to face their opening Championship fixture this season.

But, neither Middlesbrough nor Sheffield United have opened this Championship season. Sheffield United will travel to Riverside Stadium to face the hosts Middlesbrough on Sunday. We can expect an interesting affair between these two outfits.

Middlesbrough vs Sheffield United Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Middlesbrough won five and lost three of the past 8 head to head clashes with Sheffield United.
  • The most recent h2h clash ended up in a 4-1 Sheffield United.
  • Middlesbrough is currently following a streak of four winning games against Sheffield United at this venue.

Middlesbrough vs Sheffield United Prediction

The Boro’s had an average form throughout the past Championship season. As a result, they failed to enter the safe zone spot for the difference of 5 points at the end of the season.

They started off this season with the same inconsistency. Middlesbrough drew one and lost one of the two league fixture this campaign. The home advantage if the key for Middlesbrough as they won three of the past five here.

On the other side, Sheffield were having a decent form throughout the past Championship season. As a result, they succeeded to enter the safe zone spot of the table at the end of the season.

Anyways, they started off this season with an inconsistent recording. On the road, they are currently having a poor form with a losing streak of three games.

Considering all the above stats, we are expecting a win for Middlesbrough against this Sheffield United side.

Middlesbrough vs Sheffield United Betting Tips

  • Middlesbrough to win @ 2.45 Odds.
  • BTTS @ 1.83 Odds.