How many points Sheffield United need to win automatic promotion to the Premier League

Sheffield United fans are dreaming of the Premier League after beating fierce rivals Leeds United, but how many more points do they need?

Thursday, 21st March 2019, 11:38 am
Updated Thursday, 21st March 2019, 11:43 am
Sheffield United after beating Leeds

The average amount of points needed for gaining automatic promotion is 87.1, an average of 1.89 points per game. United are currently averaging 1.94, but how many points were needed to get automatic promotion since the introduction of the Premier League?

West Ham Untied - 88 points
Nottingham Forest - 83 points

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Middlesbrough - 82 points
Derby County - 83 points
Barnsley - 80 points
Middlesbrough - 91 points
Bradford City - 87 points
Manchester City - 89 points
Blackburn Rovers - 91 points
West Bromwich Albion - 89 points
Leicester City - 92 points
West Bromwich Albion - 86 points
Wigan Athletic - 87 points
Sheffield United - 92 points
Birmingham City - 86 points
Stoke City - 79 points
Birmingham City - 83 points
West Bromwich Albion - 91 points
Norwich City - 84 points
Southampton - 88 points
Hull City - 79 points
Burnley - 93 points
Watford - 89 points
Middlesbrough - 89 points
Brighton & Hove Albion - 93 points
Cardiff City - 90 points