Stat Pack: Sheffield United vs Swindon Town
7th placed Swindon Town drew 1-1 but won on penalties in the JPT Area-Final in midweek. Town’s last game in League One was a 3-1 victory over Carlisle United two weeks ago.
In the League One form guide, Swindon are 9th with three wins, one draw and two defeats in six.
On their travels, Swindon are 11th in the form guide with two wins and one draw and three defeats in six games.
20th placed Sheffield United are 13 points behind their visitors. The Blades drew 1-1 with Leyton Orient in their previous League One game and then progressed to the FA Cup Third Round with a 2-0 victory over Cambridge United.
United have drawn their previous two games and unbeaten in three. They sit 14th in the form guide with two wins, two draws and two defeats.
As hosts, the Blades are 15th in the form guide following three games without a victory – their overall form is two wins, two draws and two defeats.
In all League, FA Cup and Football League competitions, Town have faced Sheffield United on 29 occasions, winning 9, drawing 8 and defeated 12; scoring 38 and conceding 44.
At Bramall Lane, Swindon have a record of 2 wins, 2 draws and 10 defeats, scoring 14 and conceding 28.
Swindon haven’t beaten United in eight meetings.
Swindon’s two victories at Bramall Lane came in their first two visits. Town haven’t won at United since February 1970.
United have scored two or more goals in 12 of the 14 fixtures at Bramall Lane.
Even though Sheffield United have been floating around the relegation zone this season, Town rarely secure much in this fixture. Seeing that the Blades normally score twice, it’ll be a draw…
Final-score: Sheffield United 2-2 Swindon Town
Come on You Reds!