Sheffield United host Leicester City in matchday 3 of the Premier League on Saturday 24th August, 10:00pm (UTC +8 Malaysia Time) at Bramall Lane. The hosts currently sit in 8th place in the table having beaten Crystal Palace 1-0 last time out, while the visitors are in 12th after their 1-1 draw against Chelsea.
WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS
Sheff Utd has won 70% of their last 20 home league games and Leicester has lost 40% of their last 20 away league games.
The last time Leicester won away in the league was 4 games ago against Huddersfield. The last time Sheff Utd lost a home league game was 5 matches ago against Bristol C.
Sheff Utd last kept a clean sheet at home in their last game, and have kept 12 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Leicester last failed to score away in the league 2 games ago and have missed the net in 2 of their last 20 away league games.
Of the 14 league games Sheff Utd has won at home, they scored first 14 times. Of the 8 away games Leicester has lost, they conceded first 7 times.
CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS
Sheff Utd have scored 2 goals or more in 11 of their last 20 home games. Leicester have conceded at least 2 goals in 7 of their last 20 away games.
Sheff Utd have conceded 1 goal or less in 16 of their last 20 home league games. Leicester have scored 1 goal or less in 13 of their last 20 away league games
BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS
35% of Sheff Utd’s last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 3, drew 2 and lost 2 of those games.
70% of Leicester’s last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 3, drew 6 and lost 5 of those games.
The last time Sheff Utd failed to score at home in the league was a 0-1 loss to Leeds in December 2018.
The last time Leicester kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 1-0 win against Everton in January this year.
OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS
Sheff Utd’s last 20 home league games have averaged 2.5 goals a game. Leicester’s last 20 away league games have averaged 2.9 goals a game.
Sheff Utd have scored on average at home in the league 1.8 goals a game and conceded on average 0.7 goals.
Leicester have scored on average away in the league 1.4 goals a game and conceded on average 1.5 goals
Sheffield United won their last Premier League match 1-0. Leicester City drew their’s 1-1.
LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS
Sheffield United 1-0 Crystal Palace
Sheffield United’s last match was in the Premier League against Crystal Palace on Sunday 18th August at Bramall Lane. They won the game 1-0 .
Sheffield United’s last starting line-up was:
GLK: Dean Henderson
DEF: John Egan, Jack O’Connell, George Baldock, Enda Stevens
MID: Chris Basham, John Fleck, John Lundstram, Oliver Norwood
FWD: Callum Robinson, David McGoldrick
In the Premier League this season, this Sheffield United XI has played 22 matches and scored 1 goals.
This Premier League line-up has 859 all-time Premier League appearances and 59 goals.
Chelsea 1-1 Leicester City
Leicester City’s last match was in the Premier League against Chelsea on Sunday 18th August at Stamford Bridge. They drew the game 1-1 .
Leicester City’s last starting line-up was:
GLK: Kasper Schmeichel
DEF: Ricardo Pereira, Jonny Evans, Caglar Soyuncu, Christian Fuchs
MID: Hamza Choudhury, Youri Tielemans, Wilfred Ndidi, James Maddison
FWD: Ayoze Perez, Jamie Vardy
In the Premier League this season, this Leicester City XI has played 21 matches and scored 1 goals.
This Premier League line-up has 862 all-time Premier League appearances and 126 goals.