Week 19 brings us a match on Jan 17th where Sheffield United hosts Tottenham Hotspur at Bramall Lane in a clash of the Premier League. In Sheffield United’s last match they recorded a 3-2 win against Bristol Rovers. Alfie Kilgour struck first for Bristol Rovers in the 21st minute on a feed from Zain Westbrooke, but Oliver Burke got the equalizer for Sheffield United in the 59th minute But luckily in the 62nd minute, they were able to complete the comback with a goal by Max Ehmer. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 1 points in their last 10 matches, while in Tottenham Hotspur’s last match they recorded a 3-0 shutout win against Leeds United. Harry Kane struck first for Tottenham Hotspur in the 29th minute on a penalty kick, then Heung-Min Son added another in the 43rd minute on a feed from Harry Kane At the end of 90 a dissapointed Leeds United couldn’t manage to score, and Tottenham Hotspur took the shutout win. With 18 points in their last 10 matches Tottenham Hotspur should be reasonably happy with their performance.
This will be the first match for these two teams against eachother this season. Last season Sheffield United won the head to head battle with 1 win and 1 draw.
For Tottenham Hotspur, their top scorers are Heung-Min Son and Harry Kane, each having 2 goals in their last 5 matches. Jayden Bogle has been the most prolific scorer on Sheffield United in the last five matches with 2 goals
Chris Wilder’s Sheffield United squad will be without Sander Berge, Oliver McBurnie, Jack O’Connell, John Lundstram, Oliver Burke and Kean Bryan, while Lucas Moura, Giovani Lo Celso and Gareth Bale are unavailable to play for Tottenham Hotspur.