Blades old boy Kyle shines for england as ryan makes his mark

FA CUP 1st Round 12/11/011''Sheffield United vs Oxford United.''Utd's Ryan Flynn celebrates after scoring the 3rd blades goal , with team mate Ched EVANS
FA CUP 1st Round 12/11/011''Sheffield United vs Oxford United.''Utd's Ryan Flynn celebrates after scoring the 3rd blades goal , with team mate Ched EVANS

PAST and present for Blades . . Ryan Flynn (above) celebrates with Ched Evans after scoring Sheffield United’s third goal in the 3-0 FA Cup win over Oxford United.

Former Blades right back Kyle Walker turned in a Man of the Match performance for England in the 1-0 win over Sweden at Wembley. Capello’s men completed an unbeaten 2011 in satisfactory style by ending their 43 year wait for victory over the Swedes.

England's Kyle Walker (left) and Sweden's Sebastian Larsson battle for the ball during the International Friendly at Wembley Stadium, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday November 15, 2011. See PA story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Use subject to FA restrictions. Editorial use only. Commercial use only with prior written consent of the FA. No editing except cropping. Call +44 (0) 1158 447447 or see www.paphotos.com/info/ for full restrictions and further information

England's Kyle Walker (left) and Sweden's Sebastian Larsson battle for the ball during the International Friendly at Wembley Stadium, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday November 15, 2011. See PA story SOCCER England. Photo credit should read: Nick Potts/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: Use subject to FA restrictions. Editorial use only. Commercial use only with prior written consent of the FA. No editing except cropping. Call +44 (0) 1158 447447 or see www.paphotos.com/info/ for full restrictions and further information

Walker, who now plays for Spurs, gave an accomplished display in a back four that included Sheffield-born defender, Bolton’s Gary Cahill.