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Burnley vs Sheffield United Prediction & Betting Tips

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Thursday’s EFL Cup schedule brings us Burnley fighting it out with Sheffield United.

Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Burnley v Sheffield United game - along with the latest match odds.

📊 Form Guide

Burnley DWDDWL

Burnley will be wanting a better result here following a 1-2 Premier League defeat in their last game at the hands of Brighton & Hove Albion.

In that game, Burnley had 54% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 2 on target. The only player to score for Burnley was Chris Wood (44'). Brighton & Hove Albion got 14 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Yves Bissouma (20') and Aaron Connolly (50') scored for Brighton & Hove Albion.

Fewer than three goals per match were scored during 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Burnley have been participants. Breaking down the goal split from this period, opposition teams scored a total of 5 and The Clarets managed the sum of 7.

Sheffield United WWLLLL 📉

Following on from being beaten in their last game against Wolverhampton Wanderers in Premier League competition, Sheffield United will be aiming to make amends here.

In that match, Sheffield United had 55% possession and 9 shots on goal with 2 on target. Wolverhampton Wanderers got 11 shots on goal with 4 on target. Raúl Jiménez (3') and Romain Saïss (6') scored for Wolverhampton Wanderers.

The trend of at least one team not scoring a goal in games featuring Sheffield United has been evident recently. Looking at their last 6 meetings shows that it’s happened 5 times. During these clashes, opposing sides have managed a goal tally of 8 and The Blades have scored 5. Despite that, we’ll just have to find out whether such a trend shall persist in this next match.

↔️ Head to head

A review of their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 20/04/2009 shows that Burnley have won 3 of them and Sheffield United 1, with the tally of drawn games standing at 2.

A sum of 19 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them for The Clarets and 9 belonging to The Blades. The average goals per game has been 3.17.

The previous league contest featuring these clubs was Premier League match day 33 on 05/07/2020 and the score finished Burnley 1-1 Sheffield United.

On that occasion, Burnley had 47% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was James Tarkowski (43').

Sheffield United got 10 attempts at goal with 3 on target. John Egan (80') was the scorer.

The referee was Peter Bankes.

📰 Team News: Burnley

Burnley boss Sean Dyche will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all coming into this clash with a completely healthy squad to pick from.

📋 Team News: Sheffield United

With a completely injury-free squad available to select from, Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has zero fitness worries at all coming into this clash.

💭 Prediction

We’ve got the feeling that Sheffield United and Burnley could both find goals hard to come by here.

At this stage, it appears to have the makings of a possible draw. We therefore think that it’s going to be a very competitive game with a 0-0 draw at the end of the match.

Renata Leite, 23:05 13/09/2020

Over/Under 2.5 Goals Prediction for Burnley vs Sheffield United
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Burnley

Formed: 1882
Stadium: Turf Moor (21,944)
Captain: Ben Mee
Chairman: Mike Garlick
Manager: Sean Dyche
Competitions: Premier League position 7, League Cup (Second Round)

Burnley 2020-07-05 11:00:00 1 - 1 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2019-11-02 15:00:00 3 - 0 Burnley
Burnley 2011-01-01 15:00:00 4 - 2 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2010-10-16 14:00:00 3 - 3 Burnley
Burnley 2009-05-25 16:00:00 1 - 0 Sheffield United
Burnley 2009-04-20 20:45:00 1 - 0 Sheffield United
Pos Team Pld W D L +/- Pts Form
1
Arsenal
Arsenal Arsenal
1 1 0 0 3 3 LWLWW
2
Leicester City
Leicester City Leicester
1 1 0 0 3 3 LWLLW
3
Chelsea
Chelsea Chelsea
1 1 0 0 2 3 LWLWW
4
Newcastle United
Newcastle United Newcastle
1 1 0 0 2 3 LLDLW
5
Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wolverhampton Wanderers Wolves
1 1 0 0 2 3 WDWLW
6
Liverpool
Liverpool Liverpool
1 1 0 0 1 3 DLWWW
7
Crystal Palace
Crystal Palace Palace
1 1 0 0 1 3 LLLDW
8
Everton
Everton Everton
1 1 0 0 1 3 LDWLW
9
Aston Villa
Aston Villa Villa
0 0 0 0 0 0 LWDWD
10
Burnley
Burnley Burnley
0 0 0 0 0 0 WDDWL
11
Manchester City
Manchester City Man City
0 0 0 0 0 0 WWWWW
12
Manchester United
Manchester United Man Utd
0 0 0 0 0 0 WDWDW
13
Leeds United
Leeds United Leeds Utd
1 0 0 1 -1 0 L
14
Southampton
Southampton S'hampton
1 0 0 1 -1 0 DDWWL
15
Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham Hotspur Spurs
1 0 0 1 -1 0 WWWDL
16
Brighton & Hove Albion
Brighton & Hove Albion Brighton
1 0 0 1 -2 0 LDDWL
17
Sheffield United
Sheffield United Sheff Utd
1 0 0 1 -2 0 WLLLL
18
West Ham United
West Ham United West Ham
1 0 0 1 -2 0 WWDDL
19
Fulham
Fulham Fulham
1 0 0 1 -3 0 L
20
West Bromwich Albion
West Bromwich Albion West Brom
1 0 0 1 -3 0 L
Leicester City 2020-09-20 18:00:00 4 - 2 Burnley
Burnley 2020-09-17 16:30:00 1 - 1 Sheffield United
Burnley 2020-07-26 15:00:00 1 - 2 Brighton & Hove Albion
Norwich City 2020-07-18 16:30:00 0 - 2 Burnley
Burnley 2020-07-15 17:00:00 1 - 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Liverpool 2020-07-11 14:00:00 1 - 1 Burnley
Burnley 2020-09-17 16:30:00 1 - 1 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-09-14 17:00:00 0 - 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Southampton 2020-07-26 15:00:00 3 - 1 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-07-20 17:00:00 0 - 1 Everton
Leicester City 2020-07-16 17:00:00 2 - 0 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-07-11 16:30:00 3 - 0 Chelsea
Burnley 2020-07-26 00:00:00 1 - 2 Brighton & Hove Albion
Burnley 2020-07-15 00:00:00 1 - 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Burnley 2020-07-05 00:00:00 1 - 1 Sheffield United
Burnley 2020-06-25 00:00:00 1 - 0 Watford
Burnley 2020-03-07 00:00:00 1 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur
Burnley 2020-02-22 00:00:00 3 - 0 Bournemouth
Southampton 2020-07-26 00:00:00 3 - 1 Sheffield United
Leicester City 2020-07-16 00:00:00 2 - 0 Sheffield United
Burnley 2020-07-05 00:00:00 1 - 1 Sheffield United
Manchester United 2020-06-24 00:00:00 3 - 0 Sheffield United
Newcastle United 2020-06-21 00:00:00 3 - 0 Sheffield United
Aston Villa 2020-06-17 00:00:00 0 - 0 Sheffield United
Chris Wood 14
Jay Rodriguez 8
Ashley Barnes 6
Jeff Hendrick 2
Dwight McNeil 2
Leicester City 2020-09-20 18:00:00 Burnley
Millwall 2020-09-23 18:45:00 Burnley
Burnley 2020-09-26 19:00:00 Southampton
Newcastle United 2020-10-03 14:00:00 Burnley
West Bromwich Albion 2020-10-17 14:00:00 Burnley
Burnley 2020-10-24 14:00:00 Tottenham Hotspur
Burnley 2020-10-31 15:00:00 Chelsea
Brighton & Hove Albion 2020-11-07 15:00:00 Burnley
Burnley 2020-11-21 15:00:00 Crystal Palace
Manchester City 2020-11-28 15:00:00 Burnley
Aston Villa 2020-09-21 17:00:00 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-09-27 11:00:00 Leeds United
Arsenal 2020-10-03 14:00:00 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-10-17 14:00:00 Fulham
Liverpool 2020-10-24 14:00:00 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-10-31 15:00:00 Manchester City
Chelsea 2020-11-07 15:00:00 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-11-21 15:00:00 West Ham United
West Bromwich Albion 2020-11-28 15:00:00 Sheffield United
Sheffield United 2020-12-05 15:00:00 Leicester City

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