Sheffield United vs Bournemouth prediction and betting tips (April 9)
Bournemouth are second in the Championship table with 66 points. Will the Cherries secure all three points against Sheffield and keep pressure on Fulham at the top of the table?
Jaidon Anthony (Bournemouth) has 8 goals and 6 assists in the Championship this season
Jaidon Anthony (Bournemouth) has 8 goals and 6 assists in the Championship this season

Sheffield will host Bournemouth in Round 41 of the Championship.

The match will start at 11:45 a.m. GMT on Saturday, 9 April 2022. The match venue is Bramall Lane, Sheffield. Below you will find betting tips and match predictions for Sheffield United vs Bournemouth (April 9) in the Round 41 of the Championship.

Sheffield United vs Bournemouth latest odds on betting sites

Sheffield United have their winning odds placed at 2.40 (+140 American; 7/5 Fractional). Bournemouth, on the other hand, have their winning odds placed at 3.00 (+200; 2/1). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 3.30 (+230; 23/10).

The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Sheffield — 41%, draw — 30%, Bournemouth — 29%.

Latest betting odds on Sheffield vs Bournemouth (9 April 2022):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 1.91 (-110; 10/11)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Sheffield Unit— 2.02 (+102; 51/50)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, +0.5) on Bournemouth — 1.87 (-114; 50/57)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.71 (-140; 5/7)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 2.00 (+100; evens)

Sheffield United vs Bournemouth match preview and statistics

Sheffield United beat Queens Park Ranger 1-0 in their last league match. Oliver Norwood scored the winning goal in the ninth minute with a right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner, assisted by John Fleck following a corner.

Sheffield had had 44% ball possession and completed 255 passes. The Blades created only one big chance in the game. They had an expected goal of 0.88 compared to QPR’s 0.97. The team had 9 shots with three being on target.

Sheffield are sixth in the Championship table with 64 points. They have scored 53 goals while conceding 41 goals with a goal difference of +12. The Blades have won 18 games, drawn 10 and have suffered 12 defeats.

Sheffield United news: Billy Sharp, Charlie Goode, Chris Basham, David McGoldrick, Jack O’Connell, Jayden Bogle and Rhian Brewster are sidelined due to injuries.

Bournemouth lost 0-2 to Reading in their last Championship game. Alex Mowatt gave West Brom the lead in the eighth minute with a left-footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Five minutes later, Andy Caroll doubled the lead in the 13th minute with a left-footed shot from the left side of the six-yard box to the bottom right corner, assisted by Sam Johnstone.

Bournemouth had 68% ball possession. The Cherries had 18 shots with zero being on target. They created two big chances during the game. Bournemouth had 1.89 expected goals compared to West Brom’s 0.63 expected goals. It was just not their day.

Bournemouth are second in the Championship table with 72 points. The Cherries have scored 62 goals while conceding 35 goals with a goal difference of +27. Bournemouth have won three of their last five games in all competitions.

Bournemouth team news: David Brooks, Dominic Solanke, Junior Stanislas, Kieffer Moore, Leif Davis and Robert Brady are ruled out due to injuries.

Sheffield United vs Bournemouth H2H

In their last five meetings, Sheffield had three wins, Bournemouth had one win and a draw. The Cherries won 2-1 in the last meeting.

Sheffield United vs Bournemouth lineups and key players

Sheffield United projected starting lineup:

  • Wesley Foderingham
  • Filip Uremovic
  • John Egan
  • Ben Davies
  • George Baldock
  • John Fleck
  • Oliver Norwood
  • Sander Berge
  • Enda Stevens
  • Morgan Gibbs-White
  • Oliver McBurnie

Morgan Gibbs-White is the key player to watch out for. Gibbs-White has 16 goal contributions in the Championship, with nine goals and seven goals. He should be able to bang a goal in this match.

Bournemouth projected starting lineup:

  • Mark Travers
  • Adam Smith
  • Nathaniel Philips
  • Lloyd Kelly
  • Jordan Zemura
  • Jefferson Lerma
  • Lewis Cook
  • Philip Billing
  • Ryan Christie
  • Jamal Lowe
  • Jaidon Anthony

Jaidon Anthony is the key player to watch out for. He has eight goals and six assists in the Championship this season from 6.30 expected goals. Anthony needs to pick up his scoring boot for this match.

Sheffield United vs Bournemouth predictions and betting tips

Bournemouth have been good so far, with only one loss in their last five matches, three wins and a draw. They are in second place in the league with 72 points. The Cherries have won 21 games, drawn nine while losing eight. They should be able to trump Sheffield United in this game.

Bournemouth have scored the second-most goals (62) in the league. Two of their last five games in all competitions have ended in over 2.5 goals. Two of the last three meetings between both sides have ended in over 2.5 goals. Sheffield United and Bournemouth have scored against each other in their last three meetings. I predict over 2.5 goals and both teams to score.

Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)

Odds: 1.71 (-140 American; 5/7 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Odds: 1.91 (-110 American; 10/11 Fractional)

Sheffield United — Bournemouth
Not settled
Both teams to score (Yes)
1.71
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