Sheffield United vs Manchester United Predictions, EPL Picks, Betting Tips, 6/24/2020
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Old Trafford is the venue where Oliver Norwood and Sheffield United (11-10-7, 7th in EPL) will take on Manchester United (12-9-8, 5th in EPL) on Wednesday. The probable starting goalies are David de Gea for Manchester United and Dean Henderson for Sheffield United. The moneyline on this game has Manchester United priced at -179 and United are at +420. The over/under opens at 2.5.
Sheffield United comes into this matchup with a mark of 11 wins, 10 draws, and 7 defeats putting them at 7th in EPL. Thus far in the season, they have racked up a total of 27 goals which has them ranked at 16th in the EPL. Their goal differential is +5, putting them at 8th in the EPL. In discussing shots on target, they have earned a total of 88 which has them ranked at 20th in the EPL. As a team, Sheffield United currently has a total of 303 fouls which has them averaging 10.8 fouls per contest. They have earned a total of 43 points for the season and they are averaging an attendance of 30,869.
Oliver Norwood is one of the players to watch for the Blades. The midfielder from Northern Ireland has appeared in 340 games over the course of his professional soccer career and has played a total of 25,553 mins. Over the course of that time, the 28-year-old has a total of 24 goals and has assisted on 34 goals. For his career he is averaging 75.2 mins per game. Norwood has started 294 games and has a total of 357 fouls over that period. Concerning shots on target, Norwood has produced 119 which places him at 89th when compared to active players and 40th among midfielders. Oliver McBurnie is another player to watch out for on the squad from Sheffield United. The 23-year-old from Scotland has tallied 43 goals over the course of his pro soccer career which places him at 65th when compared to all players still active in soccer. He has played 8,522 mins over the course of his pro soccer career which places him at 64th among active forwards and holds an average of 61.8 mins per appearance which places him at 237th in soccer. Over the course of his professional soccer career, he has 92 shots on target which places him at 55th among active forwards.
Looking after the goal for the Blades is Dean Henderson from England. He has played 10,620 mins in net over the course of his career. Henderson has allowed 0.86 goals per 90 mins over the course of his career which places him at 3rd out of all active goalies in EPL. For his career, he's allowed 101 goals. He has a career save percentage of .767 which places him at 2nd among active professional goalies.
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Manchester United is the team standing on the sideline and for the year they have 12 wins, 9 draws, and 8 losses. In connection with goal differential, they are ranked 4th in the EPL with +14. They have compiled a total of 43 goals for the 2019 season. Manchester United has a team save % of .713 which has them sitting 8th in the EPL, meaning chances to score may be limited. They have an average attendance of 72,726 which puts them at 1st in the EPL.
One of the scorers to remember for the Red Devils is Marcus Rashford. The 21 year-old has drilled 41 balls past the goalie in his professional soccer career. He ranks 48th among active forwards in assists with 18 and has 114 shots on target. He has played 8,596 minutes and has an average of 64.6 mins per game. Another player to keep an eye on for this squad is Daniel James. The midfielder from Wales has a total of 7 goals in the time he has played soccer which ranks him 98th among active midfielders. He also has committed 24 fouls.
In goal for the Red Devils is David de Gea who has had a good career by allowing only 1.08 goals per 90 minutes and that ranks him 8th in professional soccer. In the 32,473 mins he's played over the course of his career, he has given up 389 goals. His career save percentage is .728 which has him sitting 7th among active goalkeepers in professional soccer.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Manchester United (-179) and under the total goals
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