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Premier League: Sheffield United vs Chelsea – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Premier League round 32 match between Sheffield United and Chelsea and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Bookmakers favour Chelsea to win against Sheffield United in their next Premier League match. This takes place this coming Sunday with the hosts in decent form, and a win seems quite likely. Naturally, The Blades will put up a fight at the Bramall Lane, though.

Sitting bottom of the table, The Blades have claimed 15 points after 30 rounds, while Chelsea have amassed 43 points. This places the latter as number 10 in the Premier League at the moment.


Team form: Sheffield United vs Chelsea

Sheffield United Form

Two draws were the best Sheffield United could manage in the previous three matches. They drew 2-2 with Bournemouth, before sharing the points in a 3-3 draw against Fulham. Their most recent match brought a 3-1 defeat against Liverpool. Sheffield United are without a win in their last six Premier League matches on home soil, which produced a record of two draws and four defeats, in which they conceded 24 and scored seven goals.

Chelsea Form

In their last three matches, Chelsea beat Leicester 4-2, drew 2-2 with Burnley and beat Manchester United by 4-3. Chelsea won twice, while also recording two draws, and two defeats in their last six away matches in the Premier League. The scoreline from these matches says 12 goals conceded and 11 scored.

Betting stats for Sheffield United and Chelsea

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Sheffield United and Chelsea played across all tournaments.

  • Sheffield United have conceded in 33 of the last 35 matches
  • Sheffield United have conceded in 27 of the last 28 matches in the Premier League
  • Sheffield United have lost the last 4 home matches in a row and the sum of goals was over 4.5
  • In 13 of the last 15 Sheffield United home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 9 of the last 10 Sheffield United matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
  • In 10 of the last 11 away matches Chelsea played in the Premier League, both teams scored
  • Chelsea have conceded in 24 of the last 26 away matches
  • In 11 of the last 13 away matches Chelsea played, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 10 matches Chelsea played, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 10 matches Chelsea played in the Premier League, both teams scored

Players in form: Sheffield United vs Chelsea

It’s been a great season for Cole Palmer so far with 16 goals to his name across all tournaments this season. He also hit the target six times in his last six games, and no doubt Chelsea want him to continue this productive spell against Sheffield Unitedon Sunday.

Betting markets: Sheffield United vs Chelsea

Full-time result

Sheffield United won only once in their last 10 outings at Bramall Lane, but they drew two and lost seven in this run. Chelsea won three, drew two and lost five of their last 10 games away from home. Chelsea remained unbeaten in their last 6 games on the bounce. Chelsea have beaten Sheffield United in 4 consecutive meetings.

Both teams to score

Amazingly, Sheffield United scored the first goal of the match in just two out of the last ten games at home. Chelsea got the opening goal in four out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in last 8 consecutive Chelsea games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Sheffield United managed to keep a clean sheet in zero of the last 10 games, Chelsea kept their opponent from scoring in zero of their last 10 matches.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in nine of Sheffield United’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.3 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came out in eight of the last 10 matches Chelsea played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.5 goals themselves during this run. Sheffield United’s last 4 matches had more than three goals. Chelsea scored at least one goal in their last 13 matches.

Betting prediction: Sheffield United vs Chelsea

To summarize, the upcoming Premier League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Sheffield United vs Chelsea mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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