FootyMAD's Liverpool match preview

Last updated : 18 August 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Sheffield United v Liverpool fixture

Sheff. Utd. are ready to welcome Liverpool to Bramall Lane at lunchtime on Saturday, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 63 games played, The Blades have recorded 30 wins, and Liverpool have come away with 17 victories.

The previous match played between the two at Bramall Lane was more than three years back, in January 2003, the The Blades carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a League Cup match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2002/2003Tue 21 JanLiverpool2 - 0Sheff. Utd.LGEC
2002/2003Wed 08 JanSheff. Utd.2-1LiverpoolLGEC
1993/1994Sat 02 AprLiverpool1 - 2Sheff. Utd.PREM
1993/1994Sun 26 DecSheff. Utd.0 - 0LiverpoolPREM
1992/1993Wed 11 NovLiverpool3 - 0Sheff. Utd.LGEC
1992/1993Wed 28 OctSheff. Utd.0 - 0LiverpoolLGEC
1992/1993Sat 12 SepSheff. Utd.1 - 0LiverpoolPREM

Recent respective form guides

Sheffield United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the The Blades in those games, with 6 conceded.

The Reds have had a decent run of form away from home recently, seeing them pick up six wins out of six. These six games have produced a glut of goals, with the Reds scoring 17 and conceding 3.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Sheff. Utd.63308512

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Blades are in quite good form at home, but the FootyMad team thinks on this occassion, Liverpool will prove too strong and win this game comfortably. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Sheff. Utd. Unbeaten in the last 5 home games.
Unbeaten run of 7 matches.
Liverpool 8 successive away victories.
17 games since last away draw.
15 games since last defeat.