FM Preview: Sheffield United v Carlisle United 19 Nov 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 18th November 2011
FootyMad attempt to assist you with their form guide as Sheffield United take on Carlisle United in a League One match on 19th November 2011 at 15:00.
History of the Sheffield United v Carlisle United fixture
Sheffield United play host to Carlisle United at Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 10 games played, Blades have recorded 5 wins, and Carlisle United have come away with 2 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Sheffield United was amazingly over twenty years ago, in January 1986, the Blades carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Second Division match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1985/1986||Sat 29 Mar||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||Second Division|
|1985/1986||Wed 01 Jan||Sheff. Utd.||1-0||Carlisle Utd.||Second Division|
|1984/1985||Sat 13 Apr||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 0||Carlisle Utd.||Second Division|
|1984/1985||Sat 22 Sep||Carlisle Utd.||1 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||Second Division|
|1980/1981||Sat 15 Nov||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 2||Carlisle Utd.||Third Division|
|1980/1981||Sat 16 Aug||Carlisle Utd.||0 - 3||Sheff. Utd.||Third Division|
|1979/1980||Sat 29 Mar||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 2||Carlisle Utd.||Third Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 12 to 10.
Carlisle United have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Sheffield United's total of 29 points from their 17 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower League One.
Carlisle United's 26 points from 17 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Blades. No-score draw
|Sheffield United||Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
|Carlisle United||5 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here