Sheff. Utd. prepare to entertain Plymouth Argyle at Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 13 wins out of 20 previous matches.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bramall Lane was less than a year ago, in November 2007, with Plymouth Arg. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the The Blades in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Mar||Plymouth Arg.||0 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 24 Nov||Sheff. Utd.||0-1||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 11 Feb||Plymouth Arg.||0 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Tue 27 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 0||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 22 Feb||Plymouth Arg.||3 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Oct||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 1||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|1989/1990||Sat 10 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 0||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These games have seen the The Blades score just 7 goals, though they have conceded 2.
The Pilgrims have had a decent run of form away from home recently, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The Pilgrims's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Sheff. Utd.'s total of 22 points from their 14 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship. Plymouth Arg.'s 21 points from 14 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
This is certainly an intriguing match for the The Blades, and one in which the FootyMad team are tentatively suggesting a drawn game. Score draw
|Sheff. Utd.||Unbeaten in the last 14 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Plymouth Arg.||Last drawn game 6 outings ago.|