That has put a lot on the line in next week’s second leg in the Czech capital, with Arsenal’s disappointing domestic position – 10th and 10 points drifting from the top four with just eight games remaining, which surely means that Winning the Europa League now represents his only chance by returning to the Champions League next season.
For Sheffield United, relegation has long been accepted as a mere formality after a terrible second season in the top flight, with the Blades seven points off the tail and 15 points from safety following a derby loss. Yorkshire against Leeds, their 24th league. loss of season.
The club parted ways with popular coach Chris Wilder last month, and U23 coach Paul Heckingbottom was temporarily placed in charge alongside former Bournemouth head coach Jason Tindall.
Date, time and place
Sheffield United vs Arsenal is scheduled to kick off at 7pm BST on Sunday, April 11, 2021.
The match will be held behind closed doors on Bramall Lane due to ongoing coronavirus restrictions.
How to watch Sheffield United vs Arsenal
TV Channel: Sunday night’s game will be televised live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate, with coverage starting at 6:30 pm.
Live Stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the BT Sport website or app.
Sheffield United vs Arsenal team news
Jayden Bogle and George Baldock could join Sheffield United after head injuries suffered against Leeds.
However, Chris Basham, Billy Sharp, Sander Berge (hamstring) and Jack O’Connell (knee) remain offside.
Plantilla provisional de Sheffield United: Ramsdale, Foderingham, Baldock, Stevens, Lowe, Jagielka, Bryan, Bogle, Ampadu, Fleck, Lundstram, Norwood, Osborn, Ndiaye, McBurnie, Mousset, Burke, McGoldrick, Brewster.
Arsenal will be without Martin Odegaard, who missed the first leg against Slavia Prague with an ankle injury.
David Luiz is recovering from a minor knee procedure, while defender Kieran Tierney is expected to miss four to six weeks due to his own knee problem.
Arsenal provisional squad: Leno, Ryan, Bellerin, Chambers, Gabriel, Mari, Cedric, Ceballos, Elneny, Partey, Xhaka, Saka, Odegaard, Smith Rowe, Willian, Aubameyang, Lacazette, Nketiah, Martinelli, Balogun.
Pronóstico Sheffield United vs Arsenal
After initially leading a comeback after the club’s worst start to the season in decades, criticism of Arteta is mounting again with his team constantly paralyzed by the same weary problems.
The criticism in the media has been fierce, with the likes of Gary Neville among those questioning whether the Arsenal players are still completely behind their coach.
Anything less than a win against a Sheffield United team waiting for Championship relegation to be confirmed and those complaints will start to get much louder, especially if the Gunners don’t progress in Prague on Thursday.
Resultados of a way to Sheffield United vs Arsenal
Last match: Arsenal 2-1 Sheffield United (04/10/2020)
Odds and betting tips (subject to change)
Victoria de Sheffield United: 2/11
Arsenal win 3-1: Between 15/1 and 16/1