BladesNews

The original unofficial Sheffield United news blog

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 could rue loaning out Tyler Smith again

Had Sheffield United continued their 4-match run and won their fifth game on-the-trot away to Swansea City on the weekend, they would now be in second place in the Championship table just one point behind leaders, Leeds United. But it was not to be and having suffered a 1-0 defeat, they had to settle for …

‘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 …