Sheffield United will play at home against Middlesbrough in the postponed match of the 26th round of the first English league. The meeting will take place on March 8.
Sheffield United are seventh in the Championship standings with 54 points, but just one point behind the play-off zone.
The Blades are doing quite well in the last segment of the championship, having lost only once in 11 previous rounds. This fiasco happened to them in the round before last away from Millwall 0:1.
In ten other matches of this segment, the team won six meetings and shared points with their opponents four times. One of the world matches was a couple of days ago at home with Nottingham 1:1.
Sheffield United have won exactly half of the 16 home matches in the current Championship draw , drawn four more and suffered four defeats.
Middlesbrough have 55 credits in their account. With them, he is just in sixth position in the standings of the championship of the first English league.
Over the past four games, taking into account all tournaments, the Rivermen won three of them and lost once, unexpectedly losing in the championship to the outsider Barnsley 2:3 on the road.
In the last round of the championship, the team inflicted a home defeat on Luton with a score of 2: 1, and a little earlier, they defeated Tottenham in the 1/8 finals of the FA Cup, winning 1: 0 in overtime.
Outside the native walls, Middlesbrough have lost seven of the 16 meetings held in the current Championship draw, they have won four more times and ended five matches in a draw.
Over the past four full-time games, these clubs have consistently exchanged home victories. And, as a rule, 2-3 goals were scored in these matches.
Forecast and rate
In this fight, download 1xbet give preference to the hosts. Sheffield United are offered 2.14 to win.
Middlesbrough give a victory – 3.74, a draw is estimated at 3.32.
Recently, most of the meetings between these rivals bring 2-3 scored matches. We predict that this time there will be just such a number of goals.