MANCHESTER UNITED welcomes Chris Wilder’s Blades to Old Trafford for an unlikely European fight.
It has only been three years since Sheffield United played in League One, but now they are on the cusp of a place in next season’s Europa League.
Marcus Rashford went blank in the Tottenham clash but looked good
Marcus Rashford went blank in the Tottenham clash, but looked good Credit: AFP or licensors
The Blades sit in seventh place and could beat United if they end up winning this one.
Meanwhile, the Red Devils tied 1-1 with Tottenham on Friday night and have a chance to close the gap in the top four to just two points with the victory at Old Trafford.
Sheffield United started their return to PL with a disappointing 3-0 loss against Newcastle
Sheffield United started their return to PL with a disappointing 3-0 loss to Newcastle Credit: Oli Scarff / AFP
When is Man Utd vs Sheffield?
This Premier League clash begins at 6 p.m. (UK time) on Wednesday June 24.
For American viewers, that’s 1 p.m. (ET)
The game will take place at Old Trafford, with no fan attendance.
What TV and live broadcast channel can I watch it on?
The game will be available on Sky PICK for free.
This is on Sky channel 159 (HD), Freeview channel 11 (SD) and Freesat channel 147 (HD)
For the remainder of the campaign, EVERY Premier League game will be shown on television in the UK.
You can also watch this live on Sky Sports Main Event (crowd noise) or Sky Sports Premier League (no crowd noise).
If you want to watch but don’t have a Sky subscription, getting a NOW TV pass for just £ 9.99 will allow you to stream on a mobile console, tablet, PC or games.
What is the news of the team?
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said there are no new injuries to the team, which will ease fans as Marcus Rashford was seen limping off the field against the Spurs.
There are still questions about whether Paul Pogba will make the opening XI, as the coach wants to help him return after a long injury layoff.
David De Gea, Harry Maguire and Luke Shaw may be in the line of fire after disappointing performances on Friday night.
Sergio Romero, Eric Bailly and Brandon William are waiting in the wings to take their places.
The Blades have a few important players missing with the ineligible United Dean Henderson loan against their parent club.
John Egan received a red card against Newcastle United over the weekend and defender Jack O’Connell is ruled out due to injury.
Man Utd to Win – 4/9
Draw – 16/5
Sheffield United win – 7/1
Both teams to score – 23/20
Rashford to the net from outside the box – 5/1