Going down fighting

Npower Championship. Crystal Palace vs Sheffield United. Utd's BJORN HELGE RIISE ON HIS FULL BLADES DEBUT
Npower Championship. Crystal Palace vs Sheffield United. Utd's BJORN HELGE RIISE ON HIS FULL BLADES DEBUT

Micky Adams is pulling no punches in the approach to Saturday’s Bramall Lane derby, promising to maintain the searing brand of honesty that led to a belief he was questioning his own future.

Today Sheffield United’s manager comes out fighting in his bid to lead a survival charge ahead of what he concedes will be a major team rebuilding operation in the summer.

For the full story, see this week’s Telegragh.