FM Preview: Sheffield United v Coventry City 30 Oct 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 29th October 2010
The game between Sheffield United and Coventry City in the Championship on Saturday, 30th October 2010 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Sheff. Utd. prepare to entertain Coventry City at Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 25 games played, The Blades have recorded 10 wins, and Coventry City have come away with 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bramall Lane was less than a year ago, in April 2010, the The Blades carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 10 Apr||Sheff. Utd.||1-0||Coventry City||CHMP|
|2009/2010||Tue 15 Sep||Coventry City||3 - 2||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Wed 04 Mar||Coventry City||1 - 2||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Tue 16 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 1||Coventry City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 11 Mar||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 1||Coventry City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Dec||Coventry City||0 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Mar||Coventry City||2 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While The Blades have scored 5, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.
Coventry City have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Sky Blues's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Sheff. Utd. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 13 matches. Coventry City's total of 21 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower Championship.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been an indifferent run of form for the The Blades of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Coventry City, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win
|Sheff. Utd.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
|Coventry City||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.