Is Leeds vs Sheffield United on TV today? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch fixture online and on TV

All the important info around the top-flight clash

Alex Pattle
Saturday 03 April 2021 15:16
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Sheffield United visit Leeds in the Premier League this weekend
Sheffield United visit Leeds in the Premier League this weekend

Leeds United welcome Sheffield United to Elland Road today as the Premier League returns following the recent international break.

Leeds beat relegation-battling Fulham 2-1 before the top-flight’s two-week pause, while bottom-placed Sheffield United came up short 2-0 against Chelsea in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.

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Marcelo Bielsa, having led Leeds back to the Premier League last year, will aim to guide his side into the top half of the table here, while the Blades – whose manager Chris Wilder departed the club last month – seem certain to be relegated. Here’s all you need to know about the top-flight clash.

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When is it?

The game will kick off at 3pm GMT today.

How can I watch it?

The match will air live on Amazon Prime. If you're not an Amazon Prime Video subscriber, start a free 30-day trial here.

What is the team news?

Rodrigo Moreno could return for Leeds here, with Liam Cooper also available – having overcome a recent illness. Adam Forshaw and Pablo Hernandez are confirmed absentees, while Mateusz Klich’s participation is up in the air after the midfielder’s positive coronavirus test result during the international break.

Sheffield United, with Paul Heckingbottom in charge until the end of the term, will be hopeful of returns for John Egan, Chris Basham, Sander Berge and Enda Stevens. Billy Sharp, meanwhile, is expected to miss out altogether.

Predicted line-ups

Leeds: Meslier; Ayling, Llorente, Struijk, Alioski; Raphinha, Phillips, Dallas, Harrison; Roberts, Bamford

Sheffield United: Ramsdale; Basham, Egan, Ampadu; Baldock, Lundstram, Norwood, Fleck, Stevens; McGoldrick, McBurnie

Odds

Leeds: 1/2

Draw: 10/3

Sheffield United: 11/2

Prediction

Leeds 2-1 Sheffield United.

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