FM Preview: Sheffield United v Notts. County 27 Dec 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 26th December 2011
The game between Sheffield United and Notts. County in the League One on 27th December 2011 at 14:15 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Sheffield United v Notts. County fixture
Sheffield United play host to Notts. County at Bramall Lane on Tuesday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Blades are clearly on top, having won 24 and lost only 8 of the 38 games.
The last time the two teams met at Sheffield United was more than a decade ago, in January 1999, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a F.A. Cup match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|1998/1999||Sat 23 Jan||Notts. County||3 - 4||Sheff. Utd.||F.A. Cup|
|1998/1999||Sat 02 Jan||Sheff. Utd.||1-1||Notts. County||F.A. Cup|
|1994/1995||Sat 11 Mar||Notts. County||2 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||League Division One|
|1994/1995||Sat 27 Aug||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 3||Notts. County||League Division One|
|1991/1992||Mon 20 Apr||Notts. County||1 - 3||Sheff. Utd.||First Division|
|1991/1992||Tue 22 Oct||Sheff. Utd.||3 - 3||Notts. County||(Full Members)|
|1991/1992||Tue 17 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 3||Notts. County||First Division|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the The Blades, with 7 goals against.
Notts. County have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Sheffield United are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 41 points from 21 games.
Notts. County's 31 points from 21 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Sheffield United may be coming up against a decent side in Notts. County, but we do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the The Blades. Home Win
|Sheffield United||Won 4 successive home games.
5 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 6 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Notts. County||5 games since last away draw.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.
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