Sheff. Utd. prepare to entertain Queens Park Rangers at Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve on a record of draws against their opponents.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bramall Lane was two seasons ago, in February 2006, with Q.P.R. inflicting a narrow 2-3 defeat upon the The Blades in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||2-3||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 13 Aug||Q.P.R.||2 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 09 Apr||Sheff. Utd.||3 - 2||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 31 Aug||Q.P.R.||0 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Tue 23 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 2||Q.P.R.||LGEC|
|2000/2001||Sat 03 Mar||Q.P.R.||1 - 3||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2000/2001||Sat 30 Sep||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 1||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 in the wrong end.
Q.P.R. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Rangers's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 8 against.
Sheff. Utd. find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 26 matches. Q.P.R. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 30 points from their 26 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
With Sheff. Utd. only showing average form at home, the Madmen are expecting them to play out a draw. No-score draw
|Sheff. Utd.||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
|Q.P.R.||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.