Sheffield United V Man Utd 21st October

Man Utd take on Sheffield United at Bramall Lane on the 21st of October 2023 in the 9th game of the 2023/2024 Premier League season. Kick off is 8pm UK time.

Sheffield Utd V Man Utd 21st October 2023

Manchester United will be eager to maintain the momentum they gained just before the international break, thanks to their dramatic injury-time comeback against Brentford. In a remarkable Alex Ferguson-style resurgence, Scott McTominay scored crucial goals in the 93rd and 97th minutes, marking an emotional weekend as it coincided with the passing of Alex’s late wife, Lady Cathy Ferguson. However, United continue to grapple with a persistent issue throughout the season – injuries, especially in their defensive ranks.

On the other hand, Sheffield United finds themselves languishing at the bottom of the Premier League table, having not secured a single win and only managing one draw so far. Their defensive struggles have been glaringly evident, epitomised by their devastating 8-0 defeat to Newcastle at the end of September.

Man Utd Betting

Manchester United go into the game slight favourites at odds of 4/9 for a United win. Sheffield United are clear outsiders at 11/2 with the draw currently sitting at 18/5. Our Red Devil Threads build a bet for the game is Man Utd to win and score 2+ goals and a goal in each half which is currently sitting at even money.

Last meeting

Manchester United and Sheffield United have not faced each other since the 2020/2021 season. During that season, Manchester United secured a victory when they played away against Sheffield United, despite suffering a subsequent loss when they faced Sheffield United at their home stadium. In the match held at Bramall Lane just before Christmas, Manchester United initially fell behind by one goal, but a remarkable performance from Marcus Rashford, who scored twice, and a goal from Anthony Martial, allowed Manchester United to stage a comeback. However, in a surprising turn of events at the end of January, Sheffield United managed to stun the Old Trafford crowd by defeating Manchester United with a score of 2-1.

Where to watch Sheffield United V Man Utd

Sheffield United V Man Utd will be available to watch in the UK live on Sky Sport Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League channels. Coverage starts at 7.45pm for the 8pm kick off UK time.

Red Devil Threads

Subscribe now and don’t miss out on our next delivery; we are the only subscription service where Man Utd fans worldwide can get a different Manchester United related delivery each month direct to your door.