Sheffield United vs Watford Predictions & Betting Odds – 26th December 2019

Blades can chalk up another win

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Sheffield United vs Watford Betting Tips – Premier League, 26th December 3.00 pm

The Blades pulled out another three points for themselves on the weekend, moving them on to a three-match winning streak. They are on the hunt for a top-four place as they are continuing in their great form. But United will be taking on a Watford side who pulled off a shock win at home over Manchester United on Sunday. Read our predictions for Sheffield United vs Watford.

Sheffield United vs Watford Betting Odds*

Sheffield United 17/20
Draw 12/5
Watford 10/3

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Sheffield United News and Form – Can the Blades beat Watford?

Can Sheffield United reach the halfway point of the season sitting inside the top five in the league? That’s where they will start on Boxing Day thanks to a three-match winning streak. Their latest one was a 1-0 success out at Brighton on the weekend and they just continue to defy the odds. The Blades have earned a W4 D1 L4 record at Bramall Lane this season and have won three of their last five there (D1 L1). Their loss against Newcastle on 5th December is their only deeat in their last 11 games, home and away.

Sheff Utd 1-0 Correct Score
13/2

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Sheffield United have only averaged 1.2 goals per game this season and a lot of their success has been built upon their defence. They have conceded only one goal in their last three games. The Blades have averaged a goal per game against this season at Bramall Lane. Just 33% of their home games only have gone over 2.5 goals. In total, they have claimed a clean sheet in 44% of home fixtures. 78% of the home goals that the Blades have conceded have come in the second half of games.

Sheffield United vs Watford Head to Head

There was a 0-0 draw between the two earlier this season
Watford are unbeaten in four against the Blades (W3 D1)
Both teams have scored in 2 of the last 11 meetings
The Blades have lost just one of their last five home games against Watford (W2 D2)

 

Key-Facts – Sheffield United vs Watford

  • The Blades are on a three-match winning streak
  • Watford beat Manchester United on the weekend
  • Sheffield United have conceded one goal in their last three league games

 

Watford News and Form – Can Watford win at Sheffield United?

Watford pulled out three points from nowhere on Sunday. They landed a 2-0 home success over Manchester United, defying the odds big-time in that fixture. That was after a run of only having collected one point from their previous five games. In that run of five games, Watford only managed to score one goal in total. The two wins that Watford have now recorded this season have been by a 2-0 scoreline (the other one was against Norwich). Their success over United on Sunday was their first home win of the campaign.

There have been just 5 goals scored by Watford in their nine away games and four of those were in the first half of matches. It is a W1 D2 L6 record that they have secured on the road. Watford have conceded at an average of over two goals per road game this season. Just one of the Hornets’ away games have made it over 2.5 goals and that’s mostly down to their lack of scoring. They have taken one away clean sheet. Of the ten defeats that Watford have suffered this season have been by a margin of at least two goals. They have shipped at least 2 goals in each of their last three away games.

Sheffield United vs Watford Tips & Odds

Home win at 17/20
Draw/Sheff Utd HT/FT at 15/4
* (Betting Odds were taken from bet365 on December 21st, 2019 at 3:52 p.m.)

Sheffield United vs Watford Predictions

Sheffield United to win: The Blades are running with organization and confidence at the moment and there should be no reason why they can’t go and get themselves other three points on the board. Home win to nil


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