3 – The number of home defeats for The Blades on their way to the League One title last season
4 – The last five encounters at Bramall Lane have produced four draws
5 – We are without a win on the opening day since 2011, four draws and one defeat
8 – Draws between the two sides
9 – Sheffield United wins in this fixture
12 – Brentford wins over The Blades
14 – Chris Wilder's side conceded just 14 goals in 23 home games last season
17 – Only Chris Wood (19) has been involved in more Sky Bet Championship goals than Jota and Lasse Vibe since the start of 2017.
30 – Billy Sharp was the top scorer in League One last campaign, although he has failed to score in five meetings with Brentford
73 – Total goals in Brentford's away league games last term
1982 – The last time The Bees won away at Sheffield United, a 2-1 victory thanks to goals from Bob Booker and Francis Joseph.
There will be Pay on the Day from Away Ticket Office at Bramall Lane tomorrow, cash only, from 1.30pm
Students with ID £18