Sheffield United

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.

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.
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.

Curtis Woodhouse and Dave Coldwell

Sheffield boxing: Return of the Flashing Blade Curtis Woodhouse

Boxers often take a break from a sport.

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.

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.

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.

Blades v Brentford

Match Report: Sheffield United 1, Brentford 0

Sheffield United were relentless, tenacious and after over 90 minutes of breathless action, victorious, too.

Darragh Lenihan (right) is wanted by Sheffield United

Sheffield United: Blades step-up their hunt for defender

Sheffield United are continuing their pursuit of Blackburn Rovers centre-half Darragh Lenihan.

Leon Clarke   during the pre season friendly with Stoke City. Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Leon Clarke a big player for us, says Chris Wilder

Chris Wilder has warned it would be a mistake to under-estimate the role Leon Clarke has played in reviving Sheffield United’s fortunes after naming the centre-forward as a key member of his squad.

Chris Wilder (left) and Alan Knill: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Duo’s futures are addressed ahead of final friendly

Matt Done and John Brayford could both play for Sheffield United next season if they fail to secure moves away from Bramall Lane.

The moment that can't be beaten: 
Curtis Woodhouse celebrates after the fight as Darren Hamilton looks on dejected

Boxing: Former trainer reveals he advised Curtis Woodhouse to remain retired

Boxing coach and manager Dave Coldwell has revealed he advised footballer-turned boxer Curtis Woodhouse against returning to the ring.

Mark Duffy makes his only pre-season appearance so far, against Stocksbridge, at Bracken Moor: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades consider calling-up midfielder for Millers clash

Mark Duffy could make only his second appearance of Sheffield United’s pre-season programme against Rotherham on Friday night.

Chris Wilder is still chasing Ryan Leonard: Lynne Cameron/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades believe they can still land Ryan Leonard and other leading transfer targets

Chris Wilder remains “confident” Sheffield United can complete deals for their leading transfer targets, including Southend captain Ryan Leonard, before next month’s Championship opener against Brentford.

Flashback: David Hopkin of Leeds United (right) breaks clear of Gary Speed of Newcastle United.

Retro: The player who upset both Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United

Sheffield Wednesday agreed a fee of £3m for midfielder David Hopkin from Crystal Palace on this day in 1997.

Chris Wilder has shown only excitement and no fear about the Championship challenge ahead

Alan Biggs: Buoyant Sheffield United can look towards Championship top half least

Let’s cut right to the chase. Top half. It’s my tip for Sheffield United this season.

Sheffield Utd fans enjoy the sunshine during the pre season friendly at the Bracken Moor Stadium, Stocksbridge. Picture: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

How Sheffield United’s 9-0 mauling of Stocksbridge Park Steels was a good thing for the non league minnows

Stocksbridge Park Steels commercial boss Dave Bradley has revealed how friendlies against opposition like Sheffield United underpin the non league club’s whole season.

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder with Blades No.2 Alan Knill. Pic: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘Blades will be a dangerous side in the Championship’

Chris Wilder has warned Sheffield United’s rivals that they will be a “dangerous” side in the Championship next season after vowing not to alter the principles that got them there.


WATCH: Richard Stearman is convinced Sheffield United will punch their weight in Championship

Richard Stearman thinks Sheffield United can prove a force to be reckoned with in the Championship after completing his move to Bramall Lane.

Richard Stearman and Chris Wilder

Sheffield United: Signing of Richard Stearman shows Blades are serious about competing in the Championship

Proven Championship experience. A decent age. Physically imposing.
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