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Martin Smith column: Lose the hate and love Leon - the Owls and Blades goal machine

Sometimes you just have to say ‘well done’, no prevarication or tribal truculence appropriate.

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Sheffield United are unbeaten in their last 16 Yorkshire derbies in the league

Sheffield United's outstanding record against their Yorkshire rivals

Today’s 4-1 victory over Hull City means Sheffield United maintain their excellent record against their Yorkshire rivals.

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Blades 2-1 Reading

SHEFFIELD UNITED 2, READING 1 - match report

Sheffield United continued their excellent start to life back in the second-tier with a 2-1 win over Reading at Bramall Lane.

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Chris Wilder manager of Sheffield Utd with the fans during the Championship match at the City Ground.  Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Alan Biggs: Winning mentality driving Sheffield United’s ambitions

Going for it? Yes, just as Chris Wilder promised Sheffield United would do. Going for what? As high in the Championship as possible. Which means promotion, while unspoken, is certainly not precluded.

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Police want to speak to these men after disturbance outside Bramall Lane when the Blades faced Norwich City

Police want to speak to these Sheffield United fans after violent scenes outside Bramall Lane v Norwich City

Police want to speak to these men after fans clashed outside Sheffield United's Bramall Lane following their game with Norwich City.

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Ched Evans holds off former Blade  Kyle Naughton

Retro picture: Where it all began for former Sheffield United prospect Kyle Naughton

Today is a significant date in the calendar for the Kyle Naughton, pictured (right) here in his Leicester City days, competing with Ched Evans, then playing with Sheffield United in the 2010-11 season.

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They're on the way: Leon Clarke scores United's first. Picture  Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United 2 Wolves 0: Clarke brace takes Blades up to second

Such is the excitement surrounding David Brooks, Sheffield United’s media team have even taken to posting clips of the youngster scoring goals during the pre-match warm-up on social media.

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Leon Clarke celebrates his second goal of the match at Hillsborough. Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield Derby: How the national media reacted to Sheffield United's stunning 4-2 win

Sheffield took centre stage yesterday as Wednesday and United faced each other in the first Steel City Derby for five years.

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Fans taunt each other at Leppings Lane. Pic Dean Atkins

Martin Smith column: Was city of Sheffield the real derby winner - or did aggressive fans tarnish the day?

It wasn’t quite revenge for the Boxing Day Massacre but Unitedites are already calling Sunday’s 4-2 win at Hillsborough the ‘slaughter in September.’

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Leon Clarke celebrates putting Sheffield United 2-0 up in the first-half.

Leon Clarke's impressive goal-scoring record against Sheffield Wednesday

Sheffield Wednesday won't be in a rush to see Leon Clarke again anytime soon.

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Steel City derby

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder hails his team's performance in Steel City derby

Chris Wilder heaped praise on his players at the final whistle following their 4-2 win over city rivals Sheffield Wednesday.

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Violence erupts at the Riverside Stadium, where Middlesbrough beat Sheffield United 1-0 (photo: PA)

Five Sheffield United fans questioned over violence at Middlesbrough game

Five Sheffield United fans have been given Football Banning Orders, after they voluntarily attended police stations in South Yorkshire yesterday to be questioned about a brawl that broke out as the Blades played Middlesbrough last month.
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Violence erupts at the Riverside Stadium, where Middlesbrough beat Sheffield United 1-0 (photo: PA)

Five Sheffield United fans questioned over violence at Middlesbrough game

Five Sheffield United fans have been given Football Banning Orders, after they voluntarily attended police stations in South Yorkshire yesterday to be questioned about a brawl that broke out after the Blades played Middlesbrough last month.

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Gary Birch & Bill Wood

Rival Sheffield fans unite in raising awareness of prostate cancer

Both Owls and Blades fans will be hoping to get one over their fiercest rivals across the city on Sunday.

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Blade Gary Birch and Wednesdayite Bill

Steel City derby: Why the result won't matter for Owl Bill and Blade Gary

Both Owls and Blades fans will be wishing on their lucky stars to get one over on their fiercest rivals across the city.
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Sheffield United co-owners Prince Abdullah Bin Mosaad bin Abdullah Al Said and Kevin McCabe. Photo Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Co-owners right to be prudent in transfer market, says manager Chris Wilder

Deep inside the bowels of the Steelphalt Academy, nailed high on one of its whitewashed walls, is a notice Chris Wilder believes perfectly sums-up Sheffield United’s philosophy in the transfer market and reminds all those who pass it why the club must live within its means.

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Curtis Woodhouse and Dave Coldwell

Sheffield boxing: Return of the Flashing Blade Curtis Woodhouse

Boxers often take a break from a sport.

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Billy Sharp of Sheffield Utd and Chris Wilder manager of Sheffield Utd walk off together during the Championship match at the Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff. Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Alan Biggs: Wilder shows he knows when the time is right to criticise at Sheffield United

Loyal but not sentimental. I know an inspirational former Sheffield United skipper who particularly likes Chris Wilder’s own description of his management style. And that fine balance, pointed out to me by David Holdsworth, is starting to kick in.

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Violence at the Riverside Stadium. Picture: PA

MARTIN SMITH COLUMN: Sheffield United fans provoked? Forget it. There’s no excuse for fan violence

It was the referee’s fault for disallowing Sheffield United’s injury-time equaliser.

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Blades boss Chris Wilder

Alan Biggs: Chris Wilder’s Sheffield United approach ‘will get Blades into Championship play-offs’

Old school or new school? Probably a bit of both.

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