Sheffield Wednesday vs Sheffield United Betting Preview – 04/03/2019

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sheffield United Betting Preview – 04/03/2019

Sheffield Wednesday vs Sheffield United

Hillsborough will be home to the Steel City Derby this Monday as Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United go head-to-head. Sheffield Wednesday have been second best to their city rivals this season as they find themselves down in 12th, while United sit up in second place in contention for a title spot. Chris Wilder will be expecting nothing less than three points from his men this Monday as they look to keep Norwich City in their sights. When these sides met at Bramall Lane, the two could not be separated with the final result ending 0-0.

Sheffield Wednesday find themselves back on the rise up the Championship table after they have finally shaken off their poor form which had them fall down into the bottom half of the table. The Owls have climbed up into 12th place after going six games without a defeat, picking up three wins and three draws along the way. Most recently, Wednesday went up against Brentford and secured a comfortable 2-0 win and with a fixture against Derby County following this next match will be keen on keeping their momentum going. SkyBet has the hosts to secure the win priced at 13/5.

The Owls recent success has come from their strength defensively, as over the last five games they have conceded just three goals and kept an impressive three clean sheets. You can back them to keep another clean sheet with SkyBet at a price of 3/1. In all of Wednesday’s last three games, they have scored two or more goals and you can back them to score 2+ goals with SkyBet for a price of 21/10. Steven Fletcher has scored three goals in his last two games and can be backed to score again with Betway at a price of 5/2.

Sheffield United are having a superb season and have a real chance of securing the Championship title if they keep up their strong form. United enter this game sat in second place just two points off the pace of Norwich City who currently top the table. The Blades have won their last three games on the bounce and remain unbeaten in their last six games. The Blades most recent game saw them go up against West Brom who they beat 1-0. Bet365 has Sheffield United to secure the three points priced at 21/20.

With just 34 goals conceded this season, Sheffield United hold the second best record in the league and over their last five games have kept four clean sheets. SkyBet has them to keep another clean sheet priced at 1/1. Billy Sharp has been in fantastic form this season and with 23 goals scored, is by far his sides top goalscorer. The forward can be backed to score with Betway at a price of 7/5.

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