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WIlder’s Blades Not Giving Up On Play-Off Dream

Sheffield United came up into the Championship as Champions of League 1 but few would have predicted the type of season the Blades have enjoyed in their return to the second tier of English football. Many people would have expected Chris Wilder to look at having a solid season and trying to secure a safe …

Blades keep fighting as Wilder insists “we found a way to win out there”

After securing a valuable win last night at Bramall Lane while not at their best by a long-shot, Sheffield United have moved back into 7th position in the Championship. United have closed to within 2 points of 6th place Middlesbrough as former Blades boss, Nigel Clough had his relegation threatened Burton side give the Blades …

Sheffield United Put Reading To The Sword With Awesome Performance And Move Back Into Play-Off Places

Sheffield United travelled to the Madejski Stadium looking to pile more misery on under-fire Reading boss Jaap Stam. The Blades were in indifferent form coming into the Championship encounter. United had lost 4 of their most recent 7 games across all competitions and lost their last match 1-0 to Hull City in their last League …

Blades Transfer Round-Up Plus Chris Wilder Talks About John Fleck Ahead Of Crunch Aston Villa Clash

Sheffield United have been busy in the Winter transfer window with the additions of midfielders Ryan Leonard from Southend and Ricky Holmes from Charlton for undisclosed fees. The Blades also secured the loan signings of Lee Evans from Wolves and the high profile loan signing of James Wilson from Manchester United. With his side riding …

Chris Wilder Confident About His Blades Saying: We Belong Up Here

Sheffield United took on Steve Cotterill’s Birmingham City side on the weekend in a game which the Blades dominated and deserved to claim all 3 points from. Blades boss Chris Wilder was not shy about praising his in-form team as he spoke after the match as reported by The Star saying: “How far we’ve come, …