Sheff. Utd. face a trip to Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 8 games played, The Blades have recorded 2 wins, and Scunthorpe U. have come away with 3 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2009, with Scunthorpe U. running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Tue 14 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 4||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Sun 28 Mar||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 1||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Sat 17 Oct||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 09 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 2||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|1983/1984||Tue 27 Mar||Scunthorpe U.||1 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||LGE1|
|1983/1984||Tue 20 Mar||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 3||Sheff. Utd.||ASSM|
Recent respective form guides
Scunthorpe United's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While Iron have scored 4, a worringly large 12 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Sheff. Utd. is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. While the The Blades have hit 4 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Scunthorpe U. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower Championship with a return of just 28 points from their 30 games thus far. Sheff. Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower Championship with a return of just 29 points from their 32 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Iron, as the The Blades have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Scunthorpe U.||No sequences of note|
|Sheff. Utd.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 7 away matches.
No win in the 12 most recent games.