History of the Oldham Athletic v Sheffield United fixture
Sheffield United travel to take on Oldham Athletic at Boundary Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 25 games played, The Blades have recorded 8 wins, and Oldham Athletic have come away with 10 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Oldham Athletic was more than a decade ago, in September 1996, as the visitors ran out cosy 0-2 winners in a League Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1996/1997||Sat 28 Dec||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 2||Oldham Ath.||League Division One|
|1996/1997||Sat 07 Sep||Oldham Ath.||0-2||Sheff. Utd.||League Division One|
|1995/1996||Sat 03 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 1||Oldham Ath.||League Division One|
|1995/1996||Sat 26 Aug||Oldham Ath.||2 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||League Division One|
|1994/1995||Sat 25 Feb||Oldham Ath.||3 - 3||Sheff. Utd.||League Division One|
|1994/1995||Sat 01 Oct||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 0||Oldham Ath.||League Division One|
|1993/1994||Tue 03 May||Oldham Ath.||1 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||Premiership|
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Recent respective form guides
Oldham Athletic need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. While Latics have scored 4, a worringly large 7 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Sheffield United is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the The Blades have hit 4 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Sheffield United on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Oldham Athletic. No-score draw
|Oldham Athletic||Failed to win in previous 9 home matches.
|Sheffield United||10 games since last away draw.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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