Leeds vs Sheffield United live stream: How to watch Premier League fixture online and on TV today

Everything you need to know ahead of the top-flight meeting

Alex Pattle
Saturday 03 April 2021 15:16
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Leeds’ Mateusz Klich (left) challenges Sheffield United’s Oliver Norwood
Leeds’ Mateusz Klich (left) challenges Sheffield United’s Oliver Norwood

Leeds United host Sheffield United this afternoon as Premier League action returns after last month’s international break.

Leeds saw off relegation-battling Fulham 2-1 ahead of the top-flight’s two-week absence, while bottom Sheffield United suffered a 2-0 defeat by Chelsea in the FA Cup quarter-finals.

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Marcelo Bielsa, having guided Leeds back to the Premier League last season, will hope to see his team enter the top half of the standings this weekend, while the Blades – whose manager Chris Wilder left the club last month – seem destined for the drop. Here’s all you need to know about the top-flight clash today.

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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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