Sheffield United vs Watford will take place at Bramall Lane Stadium on Thursday, 26th December.
Sheffield United the promoted side with a streak of three wins in a row and stands at 5th position with 28 points in 18 matches.
Watford performance is not good in the tournament so far as they stands last in the points table with 12 points in 18 games. The plus point for Watford is that they come in this game with a win against Manchester United (2-0). Watford kept clean sheet in their last two matches out of three.
John Fleck came back in the squad after suspension and replace Luke Freeman. They have not come in this game with a huge changes in squad.
Abdoulaye Doucoure receives a one game ban after receiving fifth yellow card against Manchester United. Watford also misses Tom Cleverley due to calf injury, Danny Welbeck due to thigh injury, Jose Holebas for ankle, Sebastian Prodl & Daryl Janmaat for knee injury.
Sheffield United vs Watford Predicted Lineups
Henderson, Egan, Basham, O’Connell, Baldock, Lundstram, Fleck, Norwood, Steven, McBurnie, Mousset.
Foster, Cathcart, Mariappa, Kabasele, Femenia, Chalobah, Hughes, Capoue, Sarr, Deeney, Deulofeu.
Match Predictions Sheffield United vs Watford
Sheffield United have lost only one game out of their eleven Premier League games (Win 5, Draw 5). In this season they are in superb form as they beat Arsenal and play a draw matches against Chelsea & Manchester United.
Watford record in away matches is not good as they acquired just eight points in 14 matches (Win 2, Draw 2, Lost 10). Boxing day record of Watford is also not impressive as they are winless in last seven Boxing day away matches (Draw 3, Lost 4) and failed to score in six matches.
Predicted Score: Sheffield United 2 – 1 Watford
Sheffield United versus Watford Head-to-Head
Sheffield United home record against Watford is good as they only lose one game out of five at home ground. On the other hand Watford did not lose in last four matches against Sheffield United (Win 3, Draw 1).