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Sheffield United “Smash Club Transfer Record” To Sign Callum Robinson From Preston

Callum Robinson has joined Sheffield United from Preston North End for an undisclosed fee. The newly-promoted Premier League club confirmed the transfer on Friday evening, stating that they have “smashed the club’s transfer record” for Robinson. Sheffield United are understood to have paid £8m for the Republic of Ireland forward. Robinson has signed a four-year deal with the Yorkshire side. …

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How Sheffield United’s Irish Quartet Became Key To Premier League Return

On Sunday, Sheffield United’s promotion back to the Premier League was confirmed following Leeds United’s 1-1 draw with Aston Villa. The result for third-placed Leeds as well as United’s victory over already-relegated Ipswich on Saturday meant that the Blades ensured their spot in the top flight for the first time since the 2006/2007 campaign. Chris Wilder’s men, in only their …

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Frantic Friday Sees Callum Robinson Grab Brace While Leeds Slip Up

It was a frantic day of Championship action on Friday as Sheffield United overtook Leeds United in the automatic promotion places. Marcelo Bielsa’s men suffered a shock 1-2 defeat to relegation-threatened Wigan Athletic despite the away side going down to ten men. Leeds knew that they had to avoid defeat to overtake Sheffield United who jumped into second after an …

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Billy Sharp Channels Inner Wrestler With WWE Themed Celebration

Sheffield United striker Billy Sharp channeled his inner WWE superstar on Saturday in the Blades’ 2-2 draw with promotion-chasing rivals Norwich. Sharp, grabbed a brace in the game at Carrow Road, one of which was a thunderous strike from the penalty stop which flew past the hapless Tim Krul in the Canaries’ goal. Following his finish Sharp pulled out a …

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Watch: Goalkeeper Howler Sends Leeds To Top Of The Championship

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A dreadful blunder by Sheffield United goalkeeper Dean Henderson helped Leeds to a 1-0 win on Saturday, their first at Bramall Lane since they won the old First Division title 26 years ago. Spanish veteran Pablo Hernandez slotted the ball into an empty net after Henderson had passed the ball to Leeds youngster Jack Clarke, to send Leeds to the …

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Sheffield United Complete Deal For Cork Native John Egan In Club Record Deal

John Egan has completed his move to Championship outfit Sheffield United from fellow English second-tier club Brentford.  Egan made 81 appearances for Gillingham from 2014-2016 before moving to Brentford where he made 34 appearances in all competitions last season. The 25-year-old Cork native has made two appearances for the Republic of Ireland and he will hope the move to Sheffield …

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Sheffield United’s Irish Contingent Helping To Resharpen Buoyant Blades

On a sunny August afternoon in 1992, Sheffield United famously scored the first ever goal in the inaugural Premier League when Brian Deane’s effort helped The Blades to victory against eventual champions Manchester United. Despite achieving that landmark, Sheffield United were relegated at the conclusion of the following season. Since then, the Yorkshire outfit have been back in the top-flight …

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Manchester United Eyeing Up One More Forward Addition

CAMBRIDGE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE - OCTOBER 17: Dominic Calvert-Lewin of Northampton Town is fouled by Alie Sesay of Cambridge United to conced a penalty during the Sky Bet League Two match between Cambridge United and Northampton Town at Abbey Stadium on October 17, 2015 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

With just days now to go in this summer’s transfer window, Manchester United could be about to bolster their squad that bit more with the addition of one more frontman. While most would have presumed that the addition of Zlatan Ibrahimovic combined with Wayne Rooney, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial would provide the Old Trafford club with enough firepower, it appears …

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The Harsh Reality Of Manchester United’s FA Cup Victory

Saved by the bell. After yet another terrible performance, Louis Van Gaal holds on to his job,  thanks to a 92nd minute penalty from Wayne Rooney. In his post-match interview he claimed that it was all about getting the win. That it is tough coming up against a side that’s defending for ninety minutes; and we can give him that.  …

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