Sheffield United vs Birmingham City Prediction & Betting Tips

Free Sheffield United FC vs Birmingham City FC prediction. 17:00 Kick-Off, Saturday 1 October at Bramall Lane. Championship betting tips and football odds.

Sheffield United

vs

Birmingham City

We’re expecting a sizeable win for Sheffield United against Birmingham City. Our betting prediction is to back the 2.30 about our selection on the Asian Handicap with a -1.5 goal deficit.

Reasons for our Sheffield United vs Birmingham City prediction:

  • Sheffield United have not lost any of their last 9 matches this season
  • Sheffield United have won 7 of their past 10 home matches
  • Sheffield United have scored 2 or more goals in 7 of their past 10 matches this season
  • Sheffield United have kept 7 clean sheets in their past 10 home matches
  • Birmingham City failed to score in 5 of their last 10 away matches
  • Birmingham City have conceded 2 or more goals in 9 of their last 20 matches

Back our selection at -1.5 on the Asian Handicap market for this Championship match. The 2.30 for our betting tip appeal and we need our selection to win by two goals or more.

There’s a chance to move the line and back Sheffield United with a bigger handicap which means you get more attractive odds.

Last Matches & H2H

Sheffield United won 2-0 in their previous match when facing Preston in Championship. They had six shots on target at Deepdale and recorded 43% possession. Iliman Ndiaye and Oliver McBurnie scored and they were awarded five corners.

Birmingham drew against Coventry in their last match, in the Championship clash 0-0 at St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium, with Birmingham having four shots on target and they had 48% of possession.

Sheffield United beat Birmingham City in their last match at St Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium, enjoying a 2-1 scoreline.

Looking back over the past 3 matches, we have seen Sheffield United win one time and Birmingham City win one time. One game ended in a draw and there has been an average of 2 goals scored.

Starting Lineups

Sheffield United (confirmed lineup): Wesley Foderingham, Chris Basham, John Egan, Rhys Norrington-Davies, George Baldock, Reda Khadra, Sander Berge, Oliver Norwood, Thomas Doyle, Iliman Ndiaye, Oliver McBurnie.

Birmingham City (confirmed lineup): John Ruddy, Maxime Colin, Dion Sanderson, Auston Trusty, Jordan Graham, Emmanuel Longelo, Juninho Bacuna, Krystian Bielik, Tahith Chong, Troy Deeney, Scott Hogan.

Sheffield United vs Birmingham City Betting Tips

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Betting Odds

At betting odds of 1.45 with the bookies, Sheffield United are regarded as 69% likely to win this Championship encounter. At 6.50, Birmingham City are regarded as having a lower probability of winning this match.

Over and Under 2.5 Goals backers are able to get similar odds on the Total Goals market. The Both Teams to Score No option is 1.72 if you think at least one side will fail to score.

The Draw No Bet market is popular for Championship matches, with the football betting sites offering Sheffield United at 1.16 and Birmingham are priced at 5.00 for the win.

Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 11 wins, 4 defeats and 5 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 7 wins, 2 defeats and 1 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 4 wins, 9 defeats and 7 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 3 wins, 4 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Sheffield United FC

Birmingham City FC

Goals / match
2 1
Conceded / match
0.2 1.2
Total / match
2.2 2.2

Corners

Corners

Sheffield United FC

Birmingham City FC

For / match
4.4 4.4
Against / match
5.6 5.8
Total / match
10 10.2

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

It’s great to get the latest lineups for the match, with injuries being flagged up thanks to our up-to-date Sheffield United vs Birmingham City team news.

If you’re looking for the latest player information, check out the Championship squads.

Starting Lineups

Sheffield United Confirmed Lineup 5-3-2

Birmingham City Confirmed Lineup 5-3-2

Sheffield United Confirmed Lineup 5-3-2

18 Wesley Foderingham
6 Chris Basham 12 John Egan 33 R. Norrington-Davies 2 George Baldock 11 Reda Khadra
8 Sander Berge 16 Oliver Norwood 22 Thomas Doyle
29 Iliman Ndiaye 9 Oliver McBurnie
21 John Ruddy
2 Maxime Colin 28 Dion Sanderson 5 Auston Trusty 11 Jordan Graham 23 Emmanuel Longelo
7 Juninho Bacuna 31 Krystian Bielik 18 Tahith Chong
8 Troy Deeney 9 Scott Hogan

Birmingham City Confirmed Lineup 5-3-2

Sheffield United Substitutes

  • 1Adam Davies
  • 7Rhian Brewster
  • 10Billy Sharp
  • 20Jayden Bogle
  • 28James McAtee
  • 30Ollie Arblaster
  • 34Kyron Gordon

Birmingham City Substitutes

  • 1Neil Etheridge
  • 6Hannibal Mejbri
  • 10Lukas Jutkiewicz
  • 14Jonathan Leko
  • 19Jordan James
  • 27Jobe Bellingham
  • 35George Hall

Previous Sheffield United Lineups

17 Sep Championship
Preston 0-2 Sheffield Utd
13 Sep Championship
Swansea City 0-1 Sheffield Utd
04 Sep Championship
Hull City 0-2 Sheffield Utd

Previous Birmingham City Lineups

17 Sep Championship
Birmingham 0-0 Coventry
14 Sep Championship
West Brom 2-3 Birmingham
03 Sep Championship
Preston 0-1 Birmingham

The Sheffield United vs Birmingham City lineups are available before kick-off, with the predicted lineups showing first and they are followed by confirmed starting 11s.

Injuries & Suspensions

Sheffield United Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Max Lowe Hamstring
Ben Osborn Ankle injury
John Fleck Broken leg
Ciaran Clark Muscle injury
Enda Stevens Knock injury
Jack Robinson Knee injury
Adam Davies Knee injury
Jayden Bogle Knee injury
Jack O'Connell Knee injury

Birmingham City Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Przemyslaw Placheta Ankle injury
Nico Gordon Leg injury
Harlee Dean Leg injury

Find out each player’s availability thanks to our injuries and suspensions news. We have a full list of players for each team that are currently sidelined.

It’s great to get information and stats on the squad for every team in the division.

England FlagChampionship Table

Championship 2022/2023

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Sheffield Utd 10 7 2 1 19:5 23
2 Norwich 10 6 2 2 16:9 20
3 Reading 10 6 0 4 10:14 18
4 Burnley 10 4 5 1 17:10 17
5 Sunderland 10 4 3 3 16:11 15
6 QPR 10 4 3 3 14:11 15
7 Blackburn 10 5 0 5 11:13 15
8 Rotherham 9 3 5 1 12:6 14
9 Bristol City 10 4 2 4 19:16 14
10 Watford 10 3 5 2 11:11 14
11 Luton 10 3 4 3 11:10 13
12 Wigan Athletic 9 3 4 2 9:11 13
13 Millwall 10 4 1 5 11:14 13
14 Stoke City 10 3 3 4 11:11 12
15 Preston 10 2 6 2 3:4 12
16 Swansea City 10 3 3 4 10:12 12
17 Birmingham 10 3 3 4 8:10 12
18 Cardiff City 10 3 2 5 7:11 11
19 Blackpool 10 3 2 5 10:15 11
20 Hull City 10 3 2 5 11:21 11
21 West Brom 10 1 7 2 15:14 10
22 Middlesbrough 10 2 4 4 13:15 10
23 Huddersfield 9 2 1 6 9:13 7
24 Coventry 7 0 3 4 7:13 3
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Norwich 6 4 2 0 12:5 14
2 Sheffield Utd 4 4 0 0 11:1 12
3 Millwall 6 4 0 2 9:6 12
4 Reading 5 4 0 1 8:5 12
5 Rotherham 5 3 2 0 11:2 11
6 Watford 5 3 1 1 8:6 10
7 Bristol City 4 3 0 1 8:3 9
8 Burnley 5 2 3 0 9:6 9
9 Blackburn 5 3 0 2 7:5 9
10 Middlesbrough 6 2 3 1 8:7 9
11 Hull City 5 3 0 2 7:9 9
12 QPR 5 2 2 1 7:5 8
13 Cardiff City 4 2 1 1 3:2 7
14 Huddersfield 6 2 1 3 7:7 7
15 Swansea City 6 2 1 3 6:8 7
16 West Brom 5 1 3 1 9:7 6
17 Luton 6 1 3 2 6:6 6
18 Sunderland 4 1 2 1 6:4 5
19 Stoke City 4 1 2 1 5:4 5
20 Birmingham 5 1 2 2 4:5 5
21 Blackpool 4 1 1 2 4:5 4
22 Preston 6 0 4 2 1:4 4
23 Wigan Athletic 5 0 3 2 3:8 3
24 Coventry 1 0 0 1 0:1 0

The updated Championship standings highlight the performance of each football team. See where the sides are ranked according to points earned so far.