Wrexham enjoy home advantage, when visitors Sheffield United swing by on Sunday for a clash in the FA Cup. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count.
Wrexham are intent on downing Sheffield United to make it through to the next round. Are the visitors fully committed to the task of advancing in the cup at Racecourse Ground? We 'll see on Sunday.
Wrexham scored an average of 1.9 goals in ten matches or a total of 19 while allowing 15 goals against. This is an average of 1.5 goals against per match with two clean sheets along the way.
Sheffield United hit the target 15 times in the last ten outings, which creates an average of 1.5 goals a game. They conceded 1.2 goals per match for a total of 12 goals, while claiming three clean sheets as well.
Wrexham vs Sheffield United Prediction
Wrexham are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 2-1 win against Bromley. They went on to beat Maidstone by 2-3, before also getting the better of Gateshead in a 0-3 victory. Wrexham showed little mercy in their past six matches at the Racecourse Ground, of which they won five and drew once. Going undefeated, they hit the target 13 times, while letting in three themselves.
Sheffield United Form
Sheffield United are in awesome shape going into this next encounter, as they won their last three matches on the bounce. Millwall got left behind in a 0-2 win, before Stoke got hammered in a 3-1 victory. Hull was the most recent victim in a 1-0 win for Sheffield United. Sheffield United performed a very admirable four wins in six FA Cup away matches, drawing none but losing twice as well. They scored nine times, while also conceding eight goals.
One could argue the pros and cons for a while in this encounter, but we find the value list with visitors Sheffield United. Having considered form, strength in squad and history of the two teams, they get the call here.
Wrexham vs Sheffield United Stats
- Wrexham have scored in the last 34 home matches in a row
- Wrexham have not lost 42 of the last 44 home matches
- Wrexham have won 27 of the last 29 home matches
- Wrexham have not lost the last 18 matches in a row
- Wrexham have won 12 of the last 14 home matches while scoring more than 2.5 goals
- In 17 of the last 19 Sheffield United away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Sheffield United have won 6 of the last 7 away matches while scoring less than 2.5 goals
- Sheffield United have not lost 11 of the last 12 matches
- Sheffield United have won 9 of the last 11 matches
- Sheffield United have not lost 12 of the last 14 away matches
Wrexham vs Sheffield United Team News
Worst-case scenario, Sheffield United have a total of five players out for their next match.
Names like Ismaila Cheick Coulibaly, John Fleck, Rhian Brewster, Rhys Norrington-Davies and Jack O'Connell most likely won't be deemed fit enough to play Wrexham.
Wrexham vs Sheffield United H2H
This is the first time Wrexham squares up against Sheffield United in the FA Cup in the 21st century, thus both face a whole new experience of coming up against an unknown opponent.
Wrexham vs Sheffield United Betting Tips
It is a great season for Paul Mullin, who currently has 20 league goals to his name during this season. Wrexham will rely on his services to gun down Sheffield United.
Wrexham won ten of their last 10 matches on home soil, while drawing zero in a run that saw them avoid defeat in front of their home supporters. Sheffield United won seven of their last 10 away games across all tournaments, whilst also drawing one and losing two. Wrexham won five of the 10 most recent matches in front of their home supporters without allowing a goal against.
Wrexham scored an average of three goals in the past ten matches at Racecourse Ground across the tournaments and over 2.5 goals came out eight times. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Sheffield United, who managed to score 1.6 times in those matches.