Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday Live: team news and transfer rumours as Blades handed Jermain Defoe boost and over 1,000 Owls fans to attend fan forum | 12 December

Sheffield United have been handed a bonus in their reported pursuit of Jermain Defoe, after the striker revealed he would be open to a loan move to the Championship in January.

Wednesday, 12th December 2018, 7:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 12th December 2018, 7:35 am
Tom Lees and Oliver Norwood

Meanwhile, Sheffield Wednesday's fan forum scheduled for next week is now fully subscribed as owner Dejphon Chansiri prepares to face over 1,000 supporters. Keep track of the latest team news and transfer updates on our live blog.

Tom Lees and Oliver Norwood