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

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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 …

‘Beautiful Just Beautiful’ ‘What A Hit’ – Sheffield United Fans On Twitter React To Duffy’s Rocket Against Rotherham

Sheffield United midfielder Mark Duffy sealed victory against Rotherham on Saturday with a sublime strike from outside the box. The 33-year-old fired a shot into the top right-hand corner to secure the three points for the Blades: Half volley on the sweet spot 😍 pic.twitter.com/YCJInsg84E — Sheffield United (@SUFC_tweets) 10 March 2019 Fans thought it …

Basham Believes Sheffield United’s Promotion Chase Will Go Down To The Wire

Sheffield United defender Chris Basham thinks the race for automatic promotion will go into the final weeks of the season. The Blades 0-0 draw in the Sheffield derby on Monday means they have slipped behind Leeds into third with eleven games to go. Basham believes that his side must hold their nerve and ensure they …

‘Fantastic News’ ‘Future Captain Right There’ – Sheffield United Fans On Social Media Are Delighted With Defender’s New Deal

Sheffield United defender Jack O’Connell has signed a new long-term deal at Bramall Lane, the club have confirmed. The centre-back has put pen to paper on a contract that will keep him with the Blades until 2023. Supporters on Twitter are very happy to see O’Connell staying for the long term: Fantastic news — colombian …

Tottenham Join United And Arsenal In Pursuit Of £18m Rated Ex Sheffield United Ace

Former Sheffield United forward Che Adams is being tracked by a host of Premier League clubs including Arsenal and Manchester United, according to reports. The 22-year-old, who left Bramall Lane two and a half years ago, has been ripping up the Championship this season having scored 19 goals in 32 appearances for Birmingham. The Blades …

‘Wow’ ‘Best Thing Ever’ – Sheffield United Fans Can’t Believe WWE Star Accepted Captain’s Invitation To Watch Blades

Former WWE Star Mick Foley has accepted Billy Sharp and Sheffield United’s invitation to come and watch the Blades in action. The club captain has been using Foley’s “Mr Socko” in his goal celebrations in recent months so the veteran decided to see if the former wrestler would consider visiting Bramall Lane. To many supporters’ …

Sheffield United Send Scouts To See 25 Year Old Midfield Anchor Man In Action

Scouts from Sheffield United were in attendance to see Rotherham midfielder Will Vaulks in action on Saturday, according to reports in the UK. The 25-year-old played the full 90 minutes as the Millers drew 1-1 at home against fellow relegation strugglers Wigan. Vaulks has been in good form for Rotherham so far this season, having …

Arsenal And Tottenham Among European Elite Targeting Summer Swoop For Sheffield United Loanee

Bayern Munich, Juventus, Arsenal and Tottenham are interested in signing Sheffield United goalkeeper Dean Henderson, according to ESPN FC. The 21-year-old, who is currently on a season-long loan spell from Manchester United, has impressed in between the sticks for the Blades this season. Henderson’s current deal at Old Trafford expires in 2020, but the Red …

‘Great Signing’ ‘Statement Of Intent’ – Fans On Twitter Happy As Sheffield United Secure Deadline Day Deal

Sheffield United have signed Aston Villa forward Scott Hogan on loan for the rest of the season. The striker was being pursued by a number of clubs but the Blades managed to secure a deal for the 26-year-old on deadline day. Supporters on Twitter believe manager Chris Wilder has done well to bring in Hogan: …

Sheffield United Star Close To Agreeing New Two And A Half Year Contract

Sheffield United striker David McGoldrick is close to signing a contract extension at Bramall Lane, according to reports. The 31-year-old’s current deal expires at the end of the season, but he is now expected to put pen to paper on a new two and a half year contract. McGoldrick has been in excellent form this …