Sheffield have started the season rather poorly by Chris Wilders standards after taking the league by storm last year.
Utd may not score too many goals but they are a side known for work rate and keeping clean sheets.
Unfortunately, injuries to key defensive players of centre back O’Connell and right back Baldock has crippled spine of the team.
Utd sit tied bottom of the table with Fulham on one point after just six games.
Young Wales international Ethan Ampadeu was brought in an attempt to plug this hole however his performances have been mixed.
Utd have lost the last five games in a row and with upcoming games against Manchester City and Chelsea, Wilder will need good results to have any hope of climbing out of the bottom three.
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