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‘Wow, Bad Move’ ‘Should Of Kept Him’ – Sheffield United Fans On Twitter Disappointed By Decision To Sell 20 Year Old

Sheffield United have announced that young midfielder Harvey Gilmour has left the club to join Tranmere Rovers on a permanent basis. The 20-year-old had spent the first half of the season on loan at Prenton Park, scoring three goals and providing one assist in 23 appearances for the League Two club. Some Fans on Twitter …

Sheffield United Closing On Loan Swoop For Premier League Ace

Sheffield United are closing in on the loan signing of Cardiff City striker Gary Madine, according to reports in the UK. The 28-year-old, who spent four years at Sheffield Wednesday, is believed to have already undergone a medical and could be officially announced as a Blades player very soon. Madine move to the Bluebirds from …

Sheffield United Make Everton Starlet First January Signing

Sheffield United have confirmed they have signed Everton midfielder Kieran Dowell on loan for the rest of the season. The England Under-21 international will join the Blades whe the transfer window reopens on January 2nd. Chris Wilder says he is delighted that Dowell has opted to make the move to Bramall Lane. The United manager …

REPORT: Sheffield United Among Three Teams Vying To Sign Everton Centre Back On Loan

Sheffield United are interested in taking Everton defender Mason Holgate on loan in the January transfer window, according to reports in the English media. The 22-year-old started four of the first five Premier League games under manager Marco Silva but has slipped down the pecking order at Goodison Park following the arrival of Yerry Mina from …

Sheffield United Leading Contenders To Sign Legendary Premier League Goal Poacher

Sheffield United are the club leading the race to sign Jermain Defoe in the January transfer window, according to reports in England. The former England international, who has scored 163 goals in the Premier League, has said he would consider leaving current side Bournemouth in the New Year if his playing time doesn’t increase: “We’ll …

Middlesbrough Keen To Offload Sheffield United Loanee On A Permanent Deal

Middlesbrough are open to the possibility of Sheffield United signing Marvin Johnson on a permanent basis, according to reports in the local media. The Blades signed the winger on a season-long loan back in August and he has gone on to make seven appearances under manager Chris Wilder. Boro are reportedly keen to offload Johnson …

Sheffield United Preparing Audacious Loan Offer For Premier League Ace

Sheffield United are preparing a bid for Southampton striker Shane Long, according to the Football Insider. The Blades are said to be keen on signing the Republic of Ireland international on loan during the January transfer window. It remains to be seen whether Southampton would consider letting the 31-year-old leave St Mary’s midway through the …

Wilder Reveals Henderson Cannot Be Recalled By Manchester United

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has confirmed that goalkeeper Dean Henderson will be staying with the club for the rest of the season. The 21-year-old is currently on loan from Manchester United but the Blades boss has said that the Red Devils do not have the option to recall the England Under 21 international during …

Sheffield United Battling Three Championship Teams For 21 Year Old Lighting Up League Two

Sheffield United are one of four Championship clubs chasing Lincoln winger Harry Anderson, according to reports in the UK. Blackburn Rovers, Preston North End and Norwich are also reportedly keen on the 21-year-old who has performed well in League Two this season. Anderson only joined Lincoln from Peterborough in the summer but he has been …

Portsmouth Ace Swiftly Denies Reports After Being Linked With Sheffield United Switch

Portsmouth forward Ronan Curtis has taken to Twitter to refute reports that he could be leaving Fratton Park. It is believed that Sheffield United have sent scouts to watch the winger in action, along with Premier League sides Brighton and Leicester City as well as fellow Championship clubs, Leeds, Derby County and Middlesbrough. However, Curtis …

Sheffield United Reportedly Preparing Swoop For Birmingham City Playmaker

Sheffield United are considering a January swoop for Birmingham City playmaker Jota, according to reports. The Spaniard signed from Brentford for approximately £6m in the summer of 2017 when Harry Redknapp was in charge. However, during his first season at St Andrew’s, Jota struggled to find his form as the Blues flirted with relegation. Under …

Wilder hoping to sign Ashley Fletcher before loan window shuts

Sheffield United are interested in signing Middlesbrough striker Ashley Fletcher on loan before the transfer deadline for such deals ends on August 31. The Blades are known to be in the market for another forward, despite having various options up front already. And out-of-favour striker Fletcher is said to be Wilder’s No.1 target. Fletcher signed …

Blades sign Oliver Norwood

Sheffield United have officially completed the signing of Brighton & Hove Albion midfielder Oliver Norwood on loan until January, where the deal will become permanent. Norwood is one of the most coveted Championship midfielders around at the moment, having won back to back promotions with Brighton and then Fulham in the last two seasons – …

Blades close in on Liverpool star

Sheffield United are reportedly nearing a deal to bring Liverpool forward Ben Woodburn to the club on loan. It is believed that Jurgen Klopp carefully considered the options available to the youngster before choosing which he would allow to sign for, with Sheffield United seeming like the ideal choice. Chris Wilder was known to be …

Chris Wilder hunting for Brooks replacement

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has admitted he will be revising his transfer wish list this summer after the departure of David Brooks. Brooks sealed his move to Premier League side AFC Bournemouth last month, a deal which will have disappointed many Blades fans but will fill them with a sense of pride that another …