Sheffield United vs Bristol City
English League Championship
Date: Friday, 8th December 2017
Kick off at 19:45 UK/21:45 CET
Venue: Brammal Lane.
Round 21 of the English League Championship opens on Friday with an intriguing fixture at the Brammal Lane with two sides in the play-off zone, Sheffield United faces Bristol City take on each other.
The Blades dropped to 4th place after a slump of form. They lost a lot of points recently and some pundits suggested that the team is going into crisis.
One point from the last 3 games 2 of which at home is not making their fans particularly happy.
Sheffield are traditionally strong home side and will be looking to put things right as soon as possible.
Bristol climbed to 3rd place at the expense of their current opponents. The team comes into this game flying high with a 2 consecutive victories.
Their form on the road is more than impressive. They haven’t yet lost a game failing to score in just 2 goalless draws one of which was against Sheffield United’s bitter rivals Wednesday.
Leon Clarke is leading the goalscorer race with 13 goals and will be hungry for more.
Sheffield United vs Bristol City: Head to head
Sheffield has the upper hand here with 4 victories in the last 5 meetings.
At home United have lost their last game against Bristol City back in 2014 and has won all 6 previous encounters.
6 of the last 7 games at Brammal Lane saw over 2.5 goals.