Sheffield United vs Wolves
2017/18 EFL Championship
Date: Wednesday, 27th September 2017
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Bramall Lane (Sheffield).
Sheffield United bagged a huge victory last weekend when they defeated cross city rivals Wednesday at their home turf 4-2.
The Blades, who just got promoted back to Championship have now emerged as early contenders for promotion play-off spots. The team picked 6 wins from their 9 so far, with defeats in the other three and moved up to 4th in the league table. They are only 2 points behind the top three teams, all locked on 20 points.
At home, Sheffield United lost their most recent match, 1-0 to Norwich. While they won the previous three with clean sheets in two.
Meantime, Wolves are one of the teams inside top three in the league table with 20 points. It has been a fruitful season so far for the team that struggled near the relegation zone last season.
Last week saw Wolves beating Barnsley 2-1 at home to pick their 6th win of the season. The team just lost once this season with 2 of the remaining games ending in draws.
Away from home, Wolves are unbeaten in four with 3 wins and 1 draw.
Sheffield United vs Wolves: Head-to-head
Wolves are unbeaten in their last five matches against Sheffield Wednesday in all competition.
Their last meeting was in the 2013/14 League One season, Wolves won both legs by the same 2-0 margin.
Sheffield United are looking to overturn a 2 match losing streak at home against Wolves, having lost just 1 of the previous 9 head-to-head meetings.
Sheffield United vs Wolves: Prediction
This is expected to be a fairly open affair with both teams coming on the back of positive run of form. Yet, we are unsure about which way the match will go when the full-time whistle blow.
But, one thing this match guarantee is goals, as the team found clean sheets hard to come by despite their fine run of form.
Sheffield United vs Wolves: Bet Tips
FT – BTTS and Over 2.5 goals for 2.50 odds.
A decent option is Over 1.5 second half goals for 2.20 odds.