Sheffield United took just 20 minutes to break the deadlock when they faced Premier League Aston Villa in the FA Cup third round and William Hill make the Blades 15/8 to get on the scoresheet inside half an hour as they face more top flight opposition – in the shape of Fulham – in round four.
Alternatively, Stan James offer even money about the game’s opening goal arriving before the 27-minute mark and it’s also evens, this time courtesy of betway for Nigel Clough’s men to be the team that notches first.
It’s 4/6 at BetVictor for both teams to find the net at Bramall Lane, where a match tally of three or more goals is 5/6 courtesy of Stan James and the first of those is 8/1 via bet365 to be scored by Jamie Murphy, who put United 1-0 up at Villa.
Ladbrokes price Jose Baxter at 7/1 in the same market while Chris Porter is available at an identical price, this time at Skybet and BetVictor rate a Harry Maguire opener at 33/1.
Bet365 chalk Sheffield Wednesday’s tie at Rochdale up at evens to generate at least three goals, the first of which is 4/5 (Stan James) to be struck by an Owls player and Chris Maguire is 13/2 with bet365 to continue his excellent recent run by netting first.
Atdhe Nuhiu is also a 13/2 chance, at Stan James and at the other end, Winner.com quote Wednesday at 39/20 to keep a clean sheet.
In the Championship, BetVictor post 10/11 against both teams getting on the scoresheet as Doncaster head to freefalling Blackpool and after his brace against Wigan last weekend, Chris Brown will be well backed at 17/2 via bet365 to give Rovers a 1-0 lead at Bloomfield Road.
Rotherham have scored seven times in their last two matches and BetVictor go 9/10 about the Millers grabbing at least three goals as they host Crawley while Paddy Power rate Tom Hitchcock at 11/2 to grab the opening goal at the New York Stadium. Finally, in League Two, it’s 15/2 courtesy of Paddy Power for Gary Roberts to break the deadlock for Chesterfield at Northampton.
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