Sheff. Utd. are ready to welcome Ipswich Town to Bramall Lane on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 29 games played, The Blades have recorded 13 wins, and Ipswich Town have come away with 7 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Bramall Lane was within the last three years, in September 2005, with Sheff. Utd. running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 14 Jan||Ipswich Town||1 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 10 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||2-0||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 02 Nov||Ipswich Town||5 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Fri 30 Apr||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 22 Nov||Ipswich Town||3 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 08 Feb||Ipswich Town||3 - 2||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 10 to 9.
The away form of Ipswich Town is pretty dire, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. While the Tractor Boys have hit 6 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Sheff. Utd. find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 15 points from their 14 matches. Ipswich Town are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 22 points from 13 games.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
These are testing times at Bramall Lane for the The Blades and the Madmen are unable to see past Ipswich Town claiming victory in a close match.
|Sheff. Utd.||Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.|
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Ipswich Town||Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.|
Not won in previous 11 away matches.
7 games since last defeat.