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Sheffield United v Burnley-Stats and Preview 23-5-21

Match: Sheffield United v Burnley

Competition: Premier League

Date: 23/5/21

Kick-off time: 4pm

Recent form

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Head to head record

Last 3 matches – Premier League only

29/12/20 Burnley 1 – 0 Sheffield United

05/07/20 Burnley 1 – 1 Sheffield United

02/11/19 Sheffield United 3 – 0 Burnley

Goal stats

  • Total match goals
Over 0.5 goals 94.5%
Over 1.5 goals 62%
Over 2.5 goals 42%
Over 3.5 goals 19%
BTTS - Yes 34%

Sheffield United team goals

Over 0.5 goals 100%
Over 1.5 goals 59%
Over 2.5 goals 41%

Burnley team goals

Over 0.5 goals 89%
Over 1.5 goals 69%
Over 2.5 goals 43%

Corner betting stats

Sheffield United corner stats

Average corners for: 4.65

Average corners against: 5.17

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 57%
Over 10.5 corners 41%
Over 11.5 corners 38%

Burnley corner stats

Average corners for: 3.86

Average corners against: 6.86

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 65%
Over 10.5 corners 35%
Over 11.5 corners 31%

Card betting stats

Sheffield United Card stats


Yellow for: 2.05

Yellows against: 1.03

Top cards:

J Lundstrum – 8

J Egan – 7

D McGoldrick – 7

G Baldock – 5

Burnley Card stats


Yellow for: 1.27

Yellows against: 0.89

Top cards:

A Westwood – 6

J Tarkowski – 6

M Lowton – 5

A Barnes – 4


Sheffield United injuries & suspensions

Out: S Berge, O Burke, E Ampadu, J Rodwell, B Sharp, J O’Connell, and O McBurnie

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Burnley injuries & suspensions

Out: D Stephens, K Long. R Brady and P Bardsley

Doubtful: A Barnes

Suspended: None

Sheffield United v Burnley Match Preview & Trends

Blades hope for a final hurrah before they depart against stubborn Burnley

Paul Heckingbottam takes charge of Sheffield United for possibly the final time as The Blades welcome back their fans to Bramall Lane hoping to give them something to smile about after a tough season. Everyone at the club will want to sign-off from the Premier League in style after being relegated to the championship. Sean Dyche can reflect on a strange season that never really saw them threatened by the drop despite them finishing just one place above the relegation zone, albeit quite comfortably in the end.

There has been a first half goal scored in each of Sheff Utd’s last 5 fixtures in a row whilst more goals have been scored in the first half in 6 of the last 10 games between Sheff Utd and Burnley. The Blades have only won one of their last 5 matches against The Clarets.

Sheffield Utd have failed to score in 50% of their home fixtures whilst conceding the opening goal in 76% of their overall matches. The Blades have lost 78% of their matches and have lost 72% of their games at Bramall Lane.

Burnley have scored in each of their last 8 matches and have scored 29% of their goals in the first 15 minutes. There have been 3 or more goals scored in each of Burnley’s last 6 games and 3 or more goals scored in total in each of Burnley’s last 6 away fixtures. There have been more goals in the first half in 47% of Burnley’s games this season.

Key trends

Sheffield United have picked up an average of 0.72 Points Per Game in their 18 matches played at home

Burnley’s average Points Per Game in their 18 away games is 1.17.

Sheffield Utd conceded at least 1 goal in 83% of their home matches.

Referee data

Ref: K Friend

Average yellow cards: 2.25

Average red cards: 0.23

Average booking points: 2.63