Reasons for Sheffield United vs Wolverhampton tip
Sheffield United won the Steel Derby, against the fiercest rival, and they want to continue to climb in the standings. At the moment they are only two points behind the first place. Wolverhampton is one of the teams who are currently at the top spot, and they also have plans for this game. The Wolves are in excellent shape and to be honest, nobody could foretell this.
The Venue of the match is Bramall Lane.
Sheffield United preview
The Blades were great against Sheffield Wednesday 4-2, and that was their 4th victory in the last five games. It made it possible for them to start the 10th round from the fourth place in the standings with 6 victories and 3 failures. But the interesting thing is that, when they are playing at home, the performances are not so convincing. In the previous 5 matches, they have 3 wins and 2 losses. Sheffield United opens every game very confidently, and he has scored the first goal in 4 of the last 5 events.
Coach Nuno Espirito Santo made one very strong assembly. The Wolves haven’t experienced a loss in the last 7 events, and they have recorded three victories in a row at the moment. Overall, they have only one defeat, and 2 draws in the prior 10 games. The games in which they play are either very efficient or end up with only one goal scored. Confidence is something which they have a lot when playing away from home, and they still haven’t lost in this season. After 5 games, Wolverhampton has 4 wins and one draw with a superior goal difference of 10:3. Also, Wolves managed to keep clean sheets in three contests, while, on the other hand, scoring at least twice 4 times.
Sheffield United vs Wolverhampton head to head
3 years ago these two clubs were meeting in League One. On both occasions, Wolverhampton was better with the exact same result 2-0.
The Wanderers are also better when looking the whole history of matches. Following 75 contests, they have 27 victories. Meanwhile the hosts have 22 triumphs, along with 26 games which ended with a draw.
Sheffield United vs Wolverhampton prediction and betting tips
This game is probably going to be one of the most interesting in this round. From our point of view, over 2.5 goals, is a perfect when looking the overall condition of the teams. Sheffield United and Wolverhampton like to attack, and they like to impose their rhythm of play, which means that nobody is going to defend here. It is why we pick this one.
Also, we would try with over 1.5 goals in the second half. Both sides have strong finishing, and we are sure that the intensity and level of play are going to increase as the game develops. That is a perfect environment for goals to take place.