On August 24, Sheffield United and Derby County will play in the 1/32 of the English League Cup. Last year’s member of the Premier League is coming to this match in the status of a favorite. Will the “blades” prevail over the “rams”? We read the answer in this article.
Sheffield are close to repeating their last season – now the club is located in the relegation zone from the Championship. In the past, with a football goal, the “blades” finished the Premier League at the bottom of the table and were relegated to the tournament with a lower rank. So far, Slavish Jokanovic’s team has three defeats and one draw in four rounds.
Sheffield’s only recent win comes in a previous round of the English League Cup. Then the team beat Carlisle United 1: 0.
In “Derby County” The situation in the Championship a little better than his opponent in this match. Wayne Rooney’s team is in 14th position with five points. She lost in four rounds only once – twice more clubs drew and won once. Moreover, the “rams” were able to share points with the current leader of the championship – “Fulham” (1: 1).
In the previous round of the Derby Cup it was not so easy – although he also faced not the strongest opponent, Salford. However, their match came to a penalty shootout, in which the “rams” had already won. Moreover, the main time for them ended with a score of 3: 3.
It seems that Sheffield are now the obvious outsider of this confrontation. Still, the club often loses in the Championship. However, the “blades” are still gaining shape and emotional mood – they just flew out of the Premier League, where they often fought the top clubs in England. So Derby will be very difficult in this meeting.
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ut, of course, “Derby” will not give up so easily in their confrontation – Rooney’s wards already in the previous round of the Cup proved that there are ways to win back several goals from an opponent. So in this match the clubs will surely exchange a couple of balls.
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