Sheff. Utd. face a trip to Watford at Vicarage Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 9 of the 18 previous games, with the hosts winning just 4.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in November 2006, with Sheff. Utd. inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Hornets in a Premiership match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Sheff. Utd.||1 - 0||Watford||PREM|
|2006/2007||Tue 28 Nov||Watford||0 - 1||Sheff. Utd.||PREM|
|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|
Recent respective form guides
Watford have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Hornets in those games, with 7 conceded.
The away form of Sheff. Utd. is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. The Blades have conceded 14 goals in these games, and only hit 1 in reply.
Watford's total of 3 points from their 1 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship. Sheff. Utd.'s 1 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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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 3 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
|Sheff. Utd.||Not won in previous 10 away matches.|