Luton Town 1-3 Sheffield United: Blades beat relegation rivals Luton in important away win

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Cameron Archer scores for Sheffield UnitedCameron Archer opened the scoring for Sheffield United as they beat Luton

Sheffield United secured a vital Premier League win at relegation rivals Luton.

Cameron Archer beat Gabriel Osho for pace on the right flank and slotted into the bottom corner before James McAtee converted from the penalty spot as the Blades led by two league goals for the first time this season.

Carlton Morris got one back for Luton, scoring a spot-kick shortly after the break.

Vini Souza restored United's two-goal cushion with a well-struck finish 18 minutes from time.

Chris Wilder's side remain bottom of the league, seven points from safety, while Luton are just above the drop zone in 17th position.

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Luton Town

  1. Squad number24Player nameKaminski

  2. Squad number16Player nameBurke

  3. Squad number2Player nameOsho

  4. Squad number29Player nameBell

  5. Squad number7Player nameOgbene

  6. Squad number28Player nameSambi Lokonga

  7. Squad number6Player nameBarkley

  8. Squad number45Player nameDoughty

  9. Squad number18Player nameClark

  10. Squad number9Player nameMorris

  11. Squad number11Player nameAdebayo

  1. Squad number8Player nameBerry

  2. Squad number10Player nameWoodrow

  3. Squad number14Player nameChong

  4. Squad number30Player nameTownsend

Sheffield United

  1. Squad number18Player nameFoderingham

  2. Squad number20Player nameBogle

  3. Squad number30Player nameHolgate

  4. Squad number15Player nameAhmedhodzic

  5. Squad number19Player nameRobinson

  6. Squad number33Player nameNorrington-Davies

  7. Squad number28Player nameMcAtee

  8. Squad number21Player nameVinicius Souza

  9. Squad number8Player nameHamer

  10. Squad number23Player nameOsborn

  11. Squad number10Player nameArcher

  1. Squad number3Player nameLowe

  2. Squad number7Player nameBrewster

  3. Squad number16Player nameNorwood

  4. Squad number22Player nameDavies

Line-ups

Luton

Formation 3-4-2-1

  • 24Kaminski
  • 16BurkeSubstituted forTownsendat 68'minutes
  • 2Osho
  • 29Bell
  • 7Ogbene
  • 28Sambi Lokonga
  • 6Barkley
  • 45DoughtySubstituted forBerryat 87'minutes
  • 18ClarkSubstituted forChongat 53'minutes
  • 9MorrisBooked at 41minsSubstituted forWoodrowat 87'minutes
  • 11Adebayo

Substitutes

  • 8Berry
  • 10Woodrow
  • 12Kaboré
  • 14Chong
  • 15Mengi
  • 17Mpanzu
  • 19Brown
  • 23Krul
  • 30Townsend

Sheff Utd

Formation 5-4-1

  • 18Foderingham
  • 20Bogle
  • 30HolgateBooked at 10mins
  • 15Ahmedhodzic
  • 19Robinson
  • 33Norrington-DaviesSubstituted forLoweat 5'minutes
  • 28McAteeSubstituted forNorwoodat 81'minutes
  • 21de Souza Costa
  • 8HamerBooked at 26minsSubstituted forDaviesat 60'minutes
  • 23Osborn
  • 10ArcherSubstituted forBrewsterat 81'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Lowe
  • 5Trusty
  • 7Brewster
  • 16Norwood
  • 22Davies
  • 27Larouci
  • 32Osula
  • 35Brooks
  • 37Amissah

Referee:Chris Kavanagh

Attendance:11,138

Live Text

  1. Match ends, Luton Town 1, Sheffield United 3.

  2. Second Half ends, Luton Town 1, Sheffield United 3.

  3. Attempt blocked. Luke Berry (Luton Town) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Tahith Chong.

  4. Albert Sambi Lokonga (Luton Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Foul by Rhian Brewster (Sheffield United).

  6. Attempt blocked. Ross Barkley (Luton Town) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  7. Attempt missed. Rhian Brewster (Sheffield United) right footed shot from more than 35 yards misses to the left following a fast break.

  8. Gabriel Osho (Luton Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  9. Foul by Rhian Brewster (Sheffield United).

  10. Attempt saved. Andros Townsend (Luton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ross Barkley.

  11. Substitution, Luton Town. Cauley Woodrow replaces Carlton Morris.

  12. Substitution, Luton Town. Luke Berry replaces Alfie Doughty.

  13. Attempt missed. Tahith Chong (Luton Town) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Alfie Doughty with a cross following a set piece situation.

  14. Carlton Morris (Luton Town) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  15. Foul by Mason Holgate (Sheffield United).

  16. Substitution, Sheffield United. Oliver Norwood replaces James McAtee.

  17. Substitution, Sheffield United. Rhian Brewster replaces Cameron Archer.

  18. Attempt blocked. Chiedozie Ogbene (Luton Town) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Ross Barkley.

  19. Corner, Luton Town. Conceded by Wes Foderingham.

  20. Attempt saved. Elijah Adebayo (Luton Town) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ross Barkley.

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