Sheffield United vs Reading
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 16th February 2019
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Bramall Lane (Sheffield).
The Royals lost all hope to survive in this year’s Championship, as they are one of the bottom three sides.
Jose Gome’s tactic is not working for the away side, as they lost 15 matches in this season. The forward line is struggling to find their feet, as they scored 32 goals. Reading’s defense looks shaky at times and they concede 1.42 goals per game.
The Blades are in a 4-way battle with the top team in the league, as they are eyeing a promotion to next year’s Premier League. Creating chances and keeping possession of the ball has been their area of strength.
Chris Wilder and his troops are good in attacking half of the field, as they scored 1.8 goals per game. The back four stood their ground and clearing their line using hard tackles. The defense has been so instrumental for their overall success, as they concede 1.1 goals per match.
Sheffield United vs Reading Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host leads 4-1 in the last 5 matches in all competition.
- Reading’s last victory in this tie was in 2013.
- Both teams won 2 matches each in the last 5 matches at this venue.
- The last 5 matches, two or more goals have been scored at Bramall Lane.
Sheffield United vs Reading Prediction
This match will be one-sided one, as the home side look to extend their lead. The away team will be run over by the host and score goals in both halves of the 90. For Blades, this will be the perfect opportunity to increase the point tally and goal difference. The host will win this encounter with ease.
The home team will punish the defense of their opposition, as they will rage like a bull in the opposition half. It will be hard for the Royals to dish out something from the match, as the match will be dictated by the host and score many goals.
Sheffield United vs Reading Betting Tips
Sheffield United to Win @ 1.45 (9/20)
Over 3.5 Goals Scored @ 3.20 (11/5).