Sheffield United vs Bristol City Prediction & Match Preview

Sheffield United vs Bristol City
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 30th March 2019
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Bramall Lane (Sheffield).

Sheffield is waging two battles at a time. They are furiously chasing Norwich for the title while trying to protect their direct-promotion spot from the clutches of Leeds. The team is on excellent form right now, and their defense particularly has been standing out. This weekend, the team is getting a much-needed respite, as they have been afforded a lighter fixture.

At home, they are taking on a battered Bristol City, who are winless in their last five league ties. Of the 24 teams in contention, only Ipswich and Bristol has to deal with the embarrassment of having not tasted a win in the last five attempts. Note that Ipswich is the dead-last team in the league table.

Sheffield United vs Bristol City Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Nine of the last thirteen wins belong to Sheffield.
  • Sheffield found the back of the net in eight of the last nine meetings.
  • Six of the last eight matches at this venue saw home wins.
  • Sheffield has never failed to net goals at home and did so twice or more in six of their last eight attempts.

Sheffield United vs Bristol City Prediction

Sheffield is unbeaten in their last ten games in a row, whereas Bristol is winless in their last six on the trot. The former also managed to win six of their last seven matches. Going on, they won the last six fixtures at home one after the other and kept clean sheets in all of them. They also managed to win eight of their last nine home ties. In addition, they have not conceded a single goal in their last seven Championship games at home.

Furthermore, the combined scoreline for the last eight league home ties for Sheffield is 17-1. They also registered nine of the last thirteen h2h wins and six of the last eight at this venue. Also, note that Bristol failed to score in three of their last six visits to this venue.

With the extraordinary form Sheffield is in, and the roll their defense has been on, expect a win to nil for the hosts.

Sheffield United vs Bristol City Betting Tips

  • Sheffield United to Win @ 1.66 (2/3)
  • The Hosts to Score the First Goal @ 1.44 (4/9).