Sheffield Wednesday vs Burton prediction, odds, and free betting tips (01/03/2022)

Sheffield Wednesday have been relentless in the pursuit of a play-off place and they go up against mid-table outfit Burton Albion at the Hillsborough Stadium.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Burton – Best Betting Tips, Odds, & Predictions

Sheffield Wednesday made it four wins in the last five league games after beating Charlton 2-0 at home. Byers provided the lead for Wednesday after just five minutes, while Callum Paterson made the points secure with another goal just before the break. Burton Albion have lost two of the last three games, as Shrewsbury Town picked up a 2-0 victory during the weekend.

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Sheffield Wednesday to win this match

Sheffield Wednesday moved into the top six places after beating Charlton by a comfortable margin during the weekend. Even though Wednesday have faced a relatively favourable run of games in the last few matches, they have made the most of the same by picking up crucial wins. Wednesday have been playing solid football in the last few weeks and Rotherham are the only team to have picked up three points at the Hillsborough Stadium.

Total goals over 2.5

The volume of goals for the Sheffield Wednesday has been relatively moderate, as the team has been dependent more on being solid at the back. Rotherham are the only team to have breached the defence in the last five.

Both teams to score – yes

Even though Chief in Wednesday have been a solid defensive team, Burton Albion are fighting to avoid a string of defeats. After failing to score in the reverse fixture against Wednesday, Burton Albion are in a good spot to place the home team’s defence by capitalising on the over confidence in certain.

Sheffield Wednesday vs Burton: League One Preview and Team News

Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday continue to expand their lead over the promotion chasing teams who are sitting just outside the top six. Darren Moore is having to deal with many injury problems in the lineup with Josh Windass, Lee Gregory, Lewis Gibson, Harlee Dean, Dominic Iorfa, and Dennis Adeniran being unavailable. However, Moore might go with the same starting line-up that won against Charlton.


Burton Albion are in danger of losing momentum with just one win in the last five matches. Even though Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink does not have any injuries or suspensions ahead of the visit to Hillsborough, there is a danger of Burton losing back-to-back games.

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Sheffield Wednesday vs Burton prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Hillsborough Stadium

When will this match start? March 01, 2022 at 19:45 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Sheffield Wednesday

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