Sheff. Utd. face a trip to Watford at Vicarage Road Stadium on Tuesday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 8 of the 17 previous games, with the hosts winning just 4.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in September 2005, with Sheff. Utd. inflicting a narrow 2 - 3 defeat upon the Hornets in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Mon 06 Feb||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 4||Watford||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Sep||Watford||2 - 3||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 23 Apr||Watford||0 - 0||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 13 Nov||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 1||Watford||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 26 Oct||Sheff. Utd.||0 - 0||Watford||LGEC|
|2003/2004||Sat 13 Mar||Watford||0 - 2||Sheff. Utd.||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 13 Dec||Sheff. Utd.||2 - 2||Watford||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Watford haven't lost in their last six home matches, but have drawn four of them. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Hornets in those games, with 6 conceded.
The away form of Sheff. Utd. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. The Blades have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Watford are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 9 points from their 13 games thus far. Sheff. Utd. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premiership with a return of just 10 points from their 14 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Hornets, as the The Blades have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Watford||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Sheff. Utd.||4 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.