VENUE: Stadium of Light
Sunderland entertains Sheffield United in match day six of the championship both sides keen to land the maximum points from the clash.
Sunderland would be seeking to redeem themselves in front of their home supporters after suffering a 3-0 humiliating defeat to Barnsley in their last outing with a home win.
The hosts have recorded mixed results in their last five matches registering two wins, two defeats and registered one draw.Grayson charges currently lie nineteenth in the championship log table with five points from five matches.
Sheffield United travel to face Sunderland hoping to sneak away with three vital points on the road.
Sheffield buoyed by their 3-1 home win over Derby County in their last match would be seeking yet another win this time on the road over Sunderland.Wilder charges have registered mixed results coming into the clash having bagged two wins and suffered three losses hence the manager would be out to urge his side to be more consistent.
The visitors currently lie fifth in the championship standing with nine points from two matches.
Sunderland have won four of the last five matches between the two sides while Sheffield have managed a single win.
Sunderland probable line-up- Steele, Jones, Galloway, O’shea, Matthews, Ndong, Gibson, Honeyman, McGeady, Vaughan, Grabman
Sheffield United probable line-up- Blackman, Wright, Freeman, Stearman, Basham, Coutts, Duffy, Thomas, Fleck, Clarke, Sharp
Last 5 matches: SUNDERLAND
|Last matches: SUNDERLAND|
|26.08.17||CHA||Barnsley||Sunderland||3 : 0|
|22.08.17||CC||Carlisle||Sunderland||1 : 2|
|19.08.17||CHA||Sunderland||Leeds||0 : 2|
|16.08.17||CHA||Sheffield Wed||Sunderland||1 : 1|
|13.08.17||CHA||Norwich||Sunderland||1 : 3|
Last 5 matches: SHEFFIELD UTD
|Last matches: SHEFFIELD UTD|
|26.08.17||CHA||Sheffield Utd||Derby||3 : 1|
|22.08.17||CC||Sheffield Utd||Leicester||1 : 4|
|19.08.17||CHA||Sheffield Utd||Barnsley||1 : 0|
|15.08.17||CHA||Cardiff||Sheffield Utd||2 : 0|
|12.08.17||CHA||Middlesbrough||Sheffield Utd||1 : 0|
Head-to-head matches: SUNDERLAND – SHEFFIELD UTD
|Head-to-head matches: SUNDERLAND – SHEFFIELD UTD|
|22.01.05||CHA||Sunderland||Sheffield Utd||1 : 0|
|28.09.04||CHA||Sheffield Utd||Sunderland||1 : 0|
|09.04.04||CHA||Sunderland||Sheffield Utd||3 : 0|
|07.03.04||FAC||Sunderland||Sheffield Utd||1 : 0|
|04.10.03||CHA||Sheffield Utd||Sunderland||0 : 1|