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Sheffield United: Blades boss confirms he has made an approach for centre-half

Sheffield United have stepped-up their interest in Ethan Ebanks-Landell after Chris Wilder revealed he has made an approach for the Wolverhampton Wanderers centre-half.

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Chris Basham has appeared in the Premier League: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘We’re naive? Don’t make me laugh’

Chris Wilder has laughed-off claims that Championship football will take his team by surprise next season.

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Sheffield United celebrate their return to the Championship

Sheffield United: Lane legend predicts big derbies will bring the best out of Chris Wilder’s Blades

Brian Deane, the former Sheffield United centre-forward, believes the number of Yorkshire derbies in the Championship next season will bring the best out of Chris Wilder’s team.

Simon Moore is Sheffield United's first choice goalkeeper. Pic Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades are in the market for a new goalkeeper

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, is poised to step-up his attempt to sign a new goalkeeper before the Championship season begins in August.

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Sheffield United: 2017/18 fixtures - Who will Blades face on return to Championship and when are the Steel City derbies?

Sheffield United host Brentford on the opening day of the new Championship season.

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Phil Jagielka remains a popular figure at Bramall Lane

Sheffield United: Latest on interest in Everton’s former Blade Phil Jagielka

Sheffield United accept they face an uphill struggle to lure Phil Jagielka back to Bramall Lane, 10 years after his move to Premier League club Everton.

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Ricky Holmes is wanted by Sheffield United: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Footballing fairytales cause amusement at Bramall Lane

Senior figures at Sheffield United suspect the League One champions are being used as a ‘publicity machine’ by players looking to boost their profile during this summer’s transfer market.

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Nick Montgomery saying goodbye to Sheffield United  prior to moving to Australia

Big Interview: Former Sheffield United skipper Nick Montgomery on life Down Under, his time at Bramall Lane and his delight at Chris Wilder bringing glory back to Blades

Nick Montgomery has just spent a week on a South Pacific island, living in a village which, after being destroyed by a cyclone, had no electricity.

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David Parkhouse scored on his debut for Northern Ireland under-21's. Pic Matt McNulty/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Why David Parkhouse proved such a big hit on his international debut

David Parkhouse has vindicated Northern Ireland’s decision to accelerate his international development, Sheffield United’s academy manager Travis Binnion insisted last night.

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Ryan Leonard in action against Sheffield United

Sheffield United: Blades target is believed to want out

Sheffield United target Ryan Leonard is understood to have told Southend he wants to leave Roots Hall.

David Brooks has performed well for England. Pic Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: David Brooks prepares for the biggest moment of his international career so far

Twelve months ago, only his family, friends and Sheffield United’s coaching staff could provide a detailed lowdown on David Brooks.

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James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: This is why football fans should follow the election fall-out closely

James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: This is why football fans should follow the election fall-out closely

Whatever your politics, if you believe education should be a right not a privilege or cutting taxes for big corporations should take priority over ensuring everyone earns a decent wage, from a purely footballing perspective, yesterday’s election might, depending upon the outcome of Downing Street’s machinations with the DUP, represent a lost opportunity.

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Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder (left) and his assistant Alan Knill

Sheffield United: Blades step-up the heat in transfer chase

Sheffield United will not be coerced into abandoning their pursuit of transfer targets such as Ricky Holmes and Ryan Leonard, Chris Wilder has confirmed.

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Keenan Ferguson (left) with Derek Geary (centre) and Lee Dunn

Sheffield United: How giving youngsters a second chance is reaping big rewards at Bramall Lane

Most footballers are judged on their ability to catch, tackle, pass with precision or put the ball in the back of the opposition’s net.

Kyle Walker (centre) is away on England duty

Sheffield United: The details of how much Bramall Lane might receive from possible £40m deal are revealed

Sheffield United will receive 10 per cent of any profit Tottenham Hotspur receive if Kyle Walker, the former Steelphalt Academy graduate, leaves White Hart Lane.

Billy Sharp has written to every member of last season's squad: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Captain thanks his team mates for an unforgettable season

Billy Sharp has written to every member of Sheffield United’s League One title winning squad to thank them for their efforts last season.

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Ethan Ebanks-Landell has refused to rule-out a return to Sheffield United

Sheffield United: Ethan Ebanks-Landell could depart as Wolves take a different direction in the transfer market

Ethan Ebanks-Landell, one of several centre-halves being monitored by Sheffield United ahead of the new Championship campaign, has received another reminder that the long-term contract he signed with Wolverhampton Wanderers earlier this year does not guarantee his future at Molineux.

Tyler Smith (right) has been recognised by leafue Football Education: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Youngster earns top marks

Sheffield United’s Tyler Smith has been recognised for his achievements on and off the pitch last season.

Sheffield United's players celebrate with the League One trophy. Pic David Klein/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder reveals reasoning behind keeping a tight lid on Blades wage structure

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, has revealed his decision to place strict constraints on the club’s wage bill is in part designed to preserve team spirit at Bramall Lane.

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David Brooks has impressed on England duty. Pic Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: David Brooks is backed to get even better after being labelled “the star” of England’s show

One goal, two assists and a performance which prompted England’s official observer to describe him as “the star of the show”; Sheffield United’s David Brooks made a huge impression on his international full debut.

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