Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview, Head to head Results, Predicted lineups

Manchester United travel away where they are on a record away run which is their best in 27 years in history of the Red Devils. This week they face Sheffield and Alley Sport is here with Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview with other important details.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview
Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview

Manchester United played a draw against Manchester City which puts them in eighth position and Sheffield sit at the bottom in the relegation zone. United have played 11 games so far in the season and are standing at the 8th position in the Premier League table. Meanwhile Shieffield have played 12, lost 11 and drawn 1 game.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview Head to head record

Sheffield are winless in their last 7 games against the Red Devils with only winning on the opening day of 1992. Sheffield United won 0 direct matches, Manchester United won 4 matches, 1 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 3.00 goals per Match.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview
Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview- Throw back to 1992 when Sheffield United beat Manchester United 2-1 on PL opening day.

Manchester United are on a run of 9 match unbeaten streak away and in all these games they have come back from behind which makes another record in the Premier League top flight for itself.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United preview
Manchester United vs Sheffield United preview- Ole looks to keep away form. Image Credits- Getty Images

Sheffield on the other hand have problem of their own as they have lost 11 games and the drawn only with Fulham 1-1.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United preview: Team News

It’s good news for Ole as there are no major injuries in Manchester United camp, the only ones suspected were Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial, but Martial’s substitute appearance last weekend shows that he is fit.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United Preview, Head to head Results, Predicted lineups 1
Jack O’Connell. Image Credits- Sky Sports

For Sheffield there are a few absentees like Jack O’Connell and will check on the fitness Lys Mousset. Oli McBurnie and Oliver Burke started up top again against Leicester, but Rhian Brewster, David McGoldrick and Billy Sharp are all in contention to come into the side.

Scotland international McBurnie has scored more Premier League goals than any other United player (seven) since the start of last season, but he has not netted in consecutive games.

Manchester United vs Sheffield United Predicted Lineups

Manchester United predicted lineup formation: 4-3-3

GK: David de Gea

RB: Wan-Bissaka

CB: Lindelof

CB: Harry Maguire

LB: Luke shaw

CDM: Scott McTominay

CM: Paul Pogba

CM: Bruno Fernandes

RW: Mason Greenwood

ST: Anthony Martial

LW:  Marcus Rashford

Sheffield United predicted lineup formation: 5-3-2

GK: Aaron Ramsdale

RWB: George Baldock

CB: John Egan

CB: Phil Jagielka

CB: Chris Basham

LWB: Enda Stevens

DM: Ethan Ampadu

LM: John Fleck

RM: Sander Berge

ST: Billy Sharp

ST: Oli McBurnie

We predict that Manchester United will win the game 3-1 given their impressive away form.

The match kicks off at GMT 08:00 PM on Thursday, 17th December for British viewers, and the match can be caught live on Sky Sports UK.

For Indian viewers, the match kicks off at IST 1:30 AM on Friday, 18th December, and can be viewed live on Star Sports Select SD & HD Channels.

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