Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland Predictions & Match Preview

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland Carabao Cup Prediction by LeagueLane

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland
England – Carabao Cup
Date: Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Kick-off at 19:45 UK / 20:45 CET
Venue: Hillsborough.

Sheffield Wednesday were having a decent form throughout the past League One season. As a result, they succeeded to enter the safe zone spot of the table at the end of the season. They had a good offensive and defensive line-up as a boosting part to fuel their consistent unbeaten run that season.

Meanwhile, Sunderland were also having a decent form in the past League One season. As a result, they claimed the fifth spot of the league table and succeeded in claiming a spot to the Championship battle this season by sealing victories over other League One outfits in the promotion match-ups.

Both these outfits will meet again at Hillsborough on the coming Wednesday in a Carabao Cup fixture. The current form of both these outfits assures a highly competitive encounter for sure.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Sheffield Wednesday won three, drew one and lost two of the past 6 head to head meetings with Sunderland
  • Three of the past five h2h clashes between these two outfits were high scoring affairs.
  • Their most recent clash at this venue ended up in a 1-1 draw.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland Prediction

We can see Sheffield Wednesday facing some first division outfits across different European league in their pre season friendlies. Even though they lost in most of them, we can see them delivering competitive displays. They followed the above to face their opening League One fixture this season.

Sheffield succeeded in starting of unbeaten this season by recording a draw and a win from their opening two league outings. When looking at their home run, we can see them remaining unbeaten in four of the past five across all competitions.

On the other side, Sunderland were having an inconsistent form on the road towards the end of the pre season warm-ups. Sunderland remained winless in four of the past five on the road outings. Three of them were negative displays with their defensive line-up leaking two goals at least.

Considering all the above stats, we are left to back Sheffield Wednesday to seal a win against Sunderland when they both meet on Wednesday.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sunderland Betting Tips

  • Sheffield Wednesday to win @ 2.50 Odds.
  • BTTS @ 1.75 Odds.