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Premier League
2019/20 Sheffield United Premier League preview
17:00 Saturday 3rd August 2019

Under Chris Wilder, Sheffield United secured a return to the Premier League for the first time since 2007 by finishing second in the Championship last season. They overachieved last year thanks to a fantastic team spirit. Once they got to rolling,…

Premier League
Pulis-ball doesn't breed success; Sheffield United take a Wilder approach
15:00 Tuesday 14th May 2019

They say that defence is the best form of offence, and that’s certainly been the mantra behind Tony Pulis’ managerial approach wherever he has been. Well, less offence, more survival, really. He boasts that well-documented stat…

Billy Sharp Living Up to his Blades-worthy name
12:00 Tuesday 16th April 2019

Growing up in Sheffield alone with a name like, Sharp, will ensure edgy jokes come your way. Given that Billy played for Sheffield United, the Blades, the wordplay continued. His on-again, off-again history with the club allowed critics…

Sheffield United v West Brom: Who will head into the festive period full of cheer?
12:00 Friday 14th December 2018

Death, taxes and an unpredictable season of Championship football: three of life's certainties. Since August, seven teams have perched atop the league table. Two are set to meet tonight in a match that could decide who heads into the festive…

Why Sheffield United's promotional push depends on Billy Sharp and Leon Clarke
22:00 Thursday 1st March 2018

Checking the Championship table right now shows much contrast across the board. Wolves are flying ahead in pole position while Sunderland are bottom, nearly 50 points behind the league-leaders. One team that is currently over-performing is…

Can League One Champs Sheffield United challenge for Premier League promotion this season?
10:30 Wednesday 27th September 2017

After Sheffield United's 4-2 Steel City Derby win over bitter rivals Sheffield Wednesday, many are discussing whether the Blades can push for promotion. Chris Wilder's men have made a great start to life back in the Championship. The Yorkshire…

Its My Team
Peterborough United stand a real chance of promotion this season
13:15 Monday 25th September 2017

Peterborough United have flirted between promotion and relegation several times in the past few years. While enjoying two promotions, they've also suffered two relegations. With The Posh flying high so far, I look at why they could go all the…

Is Chris Wilder the best manager in the country?
11:00 Thursday 14th September 2017

Jose Mourinho? Pep Guardiola? Jurgen Klopp? Antonio Conte? No. The best coach in the country could be Sheffield United's Chris Wilder. Few will have heard of Chris Wilder, for the dominant football discourse concentrates on the likes of the…

Step in the right direction as Derby ban offensive social media fan
23:30 Wednesday 30th August 2017

Sheffield United convincingly beat Derby 3-1 last Saturday, showing that they will certainly not be whipping boys this season. Sadly, though, the Blades' victory was marred by controversy. Billy Sharp, a football league veteran, opened the…

Sheffield United's Billy Sharp blossoming now he's back home
12:00 Tuesday 29th August 2017

Billy Sharp is the joint highest goalscorer in the Championship. After a prolific goalscoring season last year in League 1, he is proving, once again, that his sharp shooting boots have not yet deserted him, flourishing in a team that herald…

Sheffield United join the 100 points club
18:19 Wednesday 3rd May 2017

To win any league is a major achievement for any club but to get 100 points is another thing. This season in League One, Sheffield United has done just that. The Blades finished the season on top of League One with great pride. They closed…

League One: Why Sheffield United will definitely be promoted to the Championship
17:00 Wednesday 22nd March 2017

With Sheffield United's impending promotion from League One, It's Round and It's White investigates why the Blades will, no doubt, go on to win the division and claim the title Following the sacking of former Southampton and Reading boss, Nigel…

League One
Billy Sharp: Sheffield United’s Terrific Talisman
09:30 Friday 10th March 2017

Certain players will always carry a special link with a club. Steven Gerrard and Liverpool, Francesco Totti and Roma and in League One, Billy Sharp and Sheffield United.

League One
League One: Sheffield United Vs Scunthorpe United preview
17:00 Friday 17th February 2017

League one is starting to take shape as we head into the final third of the season. Coventry City is still, unfortunately chasing at the foot of the table with Sheffield United leading the line for the top spot. Sheffield United have had a…

January transfer window guide: Five hidden gems of League One
18:15 Wednesday 11th January 2017

Unless you support a League One team, you might not recognise these names but remember that the likes of  Harry Kane and Dele Alli played for lower league sides. We take a look at some potential gems that could be heading up a division.  1)…