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Round Up: Blades Look To Sign 22-Goal Championship Ace, Norwich Want £15m Rated Keeper & Bournemouth Keen On Leeds Star

McBurnie

Sheffield United and Brighton are both looking to sign Swansea striker Oli McBurnie this summer, according to reports in the English media. The Blades are said to want to strengthen their forward line with the Scottish international who scored 22 goals in the Championship last season. Newly promoted Norwich are reportedly one of three clubs …

Championship News: Brighton Interested In Blades Boss, Arsenal Scout Bristol City Starlet & Leeds Begin Talks For League Two Star

Chris Wilder

Brighton are considering approaching Sheffield United to hire manager Chris Wilder, according to the Football Insider. The website reports the Seagulls have grown frustrated in their attempts to appoint Swansea boss Graham Potter and have shortlisted Wilder as one of two other potential candidates. Arsenal, Liverpool and Southampton are all reportedly scouting Bristol City centre-back …

Round Up: United Join Spurs In Race For Fulham Ace, Blades Want Ex Chelsea Star And West Ham Battle 3 Clubs For Venezuelan

sessegnon

Manchester United have joined Tottenham, Paris Saint-Germain and RB Leipzig in the race to sign Fulham’s Ryan Sessegnon, according to reports in England. The winger has just one year left on his contract and the Cottagers are expected to cash in on the 18-year-old this summer. Sheffield United and Norwich are both reportedly looking to …

Championship Rumours: Swansea Star Could Snub United, Spurs Target Bristol City Starlet And Forest Plot Move For Keeper

Dan James

Swansea manager Graham Potter has asked Daniel James to move with him to Brighton, according to reports in England. The Welshman has been heavily linked with a switch to Manchester United but Potter thinks it would be more beneficial for him to develop his game at the Seagulls. The Swans boss is said to be …

Transfer Round Up: Solskjaer Gives Big Hint About Henderson’s Future, Stoke Pursue Newcastle Star And Derby Eye Scottish Starlet

Dean Henderson

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has suggested that Dean Henderson could spend another season at Sheffield United. The 22-year-old has been on loan at Bramall Lane, helping the Blades get promoted to the Premier League. Arsenal and Tottenham are reportedly interested in the goalkeeper but the Red Devils boss believes another campaign on loan …

Transfer News: Blades Look To La Liga To Sign Peruvian Star, Leicester Consider £15m Bid For Hull Ace And Palace Target Lolley

Advincula

Sheffield United and Norwich City are both keen on signing Rayo Vallecano right-back Luis Advincula, according to reports in Peru. The 29-year-old is currently on loan at the La Liga club from Mexican side Tigres and has made 28 appearances in all competitions this season. Advincula’s time at Rayo will come to an end once …

Round Up: Norwich And Leeds Chase £7m Bundesliga Midfielder, Boro Keen On £2m Celtic Ace And Reading Join Keeper Pursuit

Elvis Rexhbecaj

Norwich City and Leeds United are both preparing €8m (£7m) bids for Wolfsburg midfielder Elvis Rexhbecaj, according to Bild. The German publication says the 21-year-old could leave the Bundesliga this summer with his contract expiring in 2020. Middlesbrough are interested in signing Celtic forward Scott Sinclair. Reports in the Scottish media say that Boro could …

United Set To Hold Talks With Blades Star Amid Claims Of Arsenal And Tottenham Interest

Dean Henderson

Manchester United will hold talks with goalkeeper Dean Henderson about his future this week, according to reports. The 22-year-old has already expressed his desire to stay at Bramall Lane for another year after helping the Blades seal promotion to the Premier League. However, Henderson’s current deal expires in 2020, and discussions will need to be …

Transfer Round Up: French Giants To Launch £10m Bid For Norwich Star, Liverpool Target £200k Move & West Brom Pursue League One Ace

Ben Godfrey

Lyon are preparing a £10m offer for Norwich City defender Ben Godfrey, according to reports in England. The Ligue One side have sent scouts to watch the 21-year-old in recent games and have been impressed by what they have seen. Liverpool, Arsenal and Manchester United have also been keeping tabs on the player. Liverpool are …

Transfer News – Leeds To Be Subject Of £25m Raid From PL Club, Fulham Target West Brom Poacher And Leicester Eye Hull Star

Jack Clarke

Bournemouth will try to buy both Kalvin Phillips and Jack Clarke from Leeds this summer, according to reports in the English media. Cherries boss Eddie Howe wants to a sanction a £25m offer for the pair even if the Yorkshire club secure promotion from the Championship. Fulham are likely to bid for Newcastle striker Dwight …

Round Up – Sheffield United Loan Star Could Make Permanent Move, Burnley Bid For West Brom Ace, And Everton Eye Birmingham Striker

Sheffield United striker Ched Evans could make his loan move to Fleetwood Town permanent in the summer, according to reports. The 30-year-old has scored 16 goals in all competitions for the Fisherman this season, and manager Joey Barton says he wants to keep the Welshman: “He’s a great player, becoming a real leader in the …

Transfer News Round-Up – Sheffield United Track Non-League Ace, Leeds Hunt Bolasie While 3 Clubs Battle For League One Star

Sheffield United are keen on signing Hartlepool striker Josh Scott, according to reports in the local media. The 17-year-old could be available on a free transfer with the teenager currently only on a youth contract at the non-league club. In other Championship transfer news, Leeds are reportedly looking to sign Everton winger Yannick Bolasie in …

‘Absolute Hero’ ‘Well Deserved’ – Fans Congratulate Sheffield United Ace After Player Of The Year Nomination

Sheffield United captain Billy Sharp has been nominated for the Championship Player of the Year. The striker has also been named in the Championship’s Team of the Season. The 33-year-old took to Twitter to thank all of the managers who voted for him: Delighted to be named in the @EFL @SkyBet championship TOTY,thank you to …

McGoldrick Excited To Be Part Of Ambitious Sheffeld United Team

Sheffield United striker David McGoldrick says he is delighted how his move to the Blades has turned out. The Republic of Ireland international left Ipswich to join Chris Wilder’s side on the free transfer in the summer, and he feels a move outside of his comfort zone to an ambitious club has helped motivate him: …

‘Only In Sheffield’ ‘I’ve Watched This Hundreds Of Times’ – Fans Laugh At Supporter’s Failure To Hoof A Ball Against Brentford

Every football fan is an aspiring professional player but one Sheffield United fan should clearly be told to stick to his day job after making a fool out of himself against Brentford last night. When the ball went out for a throw-in, one supporter decided it would be funny to hoof the ball away from …