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Sheffield United: Chris Wilder confirms he will sign a new deal

Manager Chris Wilder has confirmed he will extend his contract with Sheffield United.

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Chris Wilder is set to sign a new contract at Bramall Lane: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder’s future at Bramall Lane set to be secured

Sheffield United will hand Chris Wilder an improved contract ahead of the new Championship campaign.

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Typical action from a Steel City derby

Chris Holt Column: You don’t really look forward to a derby game ... do you?

A few days ago we posted a poll on The Star online, posing the question: ‘Are you actually looking forward to the return of the Steel City derbies?’ To read some of the replies in the comments section, you’d think we were asking if they’d rather go to Marbella or Margate for their holidays.

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Chris Wilder and Kevin McCabe

Sheffield United: The details behind Bramall Lane’s decision to offer Chris Wilder a new deal

Given his love for the club and success at Bramall Lane last term, the odds on Chris Wilder leaving Sheffield United this summer were already pretty slim.

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James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: For Pete’s Sake, think of the fans and fix the fixtures

James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: For Pete’s Sake, think of the fans and fix the fixtures

Chuck Close touched on it, Gilbert O’Sullivan sang about it and Dr Seuss wrote a book on the subject, sort of, nearly half a century ago.

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Chris Basham has appeared in the Premier League: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘We’re naive? Don’t make me laugh’

Chris Wilder has laughed-off claims that Championship football will take his team by surprise next season.

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Chris Wilder (right) has built up a strong sense of team spirit within his Sheffield United side

Alan Biggs: How Chris Wilder’s striking the right balance with his Sheffield United transfer targets

The trend is for football managers to become increasingly less involved in transfers.

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Brian Deane celebrates scoring for Sheffield United

Daily Debate: Is Brian Deane right that Leeds United, Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday are the biggest teams in Yorkshire?

Sheffield United legend says in The Star today that the two Steel City clubs plus Leeds United are the three biggest in Yorkshire.

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High noon derby: Sheffield Wednesday v Sheffield United looks set for Saturday lunchtime kick-off

High noon derby: Sheffield Wednesday v Sheffield United looks set for Saturday lunchtime kick-off

The Steel City Derby looks likely to be a high noon duel when Sheffield Wednesday host Sheffield United in September.

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Chris Wilder gets involved in a warm-up exercise during Sheffield United training

Sheffield United: Why Bramall Lane’s new arrivals should brace themselves for a shock

Sheffield United’s latest signings could be in for a shock when Chris Wilder’s squad begins preparing for the new season this morning after Chris Wilder insisted he will not relax the club’s no-holds-barred training programme.

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Sheffield United celebrate their return to the Championship

Sheffield United: Lane legend predicts big derbies will bring the best out of Chris Wilder’s Blades

Brian Deane, the former Sheffield United centre-forward, believes the number of Yorkshire derbies in the Championship next season will bring the best out of Chris Wilder’s team.

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Blades boss Chris Wilder

Sheffield United: Blades fans react to fixtures as their side prepare for Championship test

Sheffield United fans have today discovered where and when they will follow their heroes in the Championship, after the EFL fixtures were announced.

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Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday fans

Championship fixtures 2017/18: Blades and Owls angered by these tricky midweek trips

The Championship fixtures for 2017/18 have been released and there are some tricky trips for both Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United.

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Simon Moore is Sheffield United's first choice goalkeeper. Pic Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades are in the market for a new goalkeeper

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, is poised to step-up his attempt to sign a new goalkeeper before the Championship season begins in August.

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Sheffield United: 2017/18 fixtures - Who will Blades face on return to Championship and when are the Steel City derbies?

Sheffield United host Brentford on the opening day of the new Championship season.

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Chris Wilder's United romped to the League One title last term

Sheffield United: Which month will the Blades find the toughest back in the Championship?

For many Blades fans, Sheffield United's promotion to the Championship well and truly sank in this morning when the EFL fixture list was announced.
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Phil Jagielka remains a popular figure at Bramall Lane

Sheffield United: Latest on interest in Everton’s former Blade Phil Jagielka

Sheffield United accept they face an uphill struggle to lure Phil Jagielka back to Bramall Lane, 10 years after his move to Premier League club Everton.

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Ricky Holmes is wanted by Sheffield United: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Footballing fairytales cause amusement at Bramall Lane

Senior figures at Sheffield United suspect the League One champions are being used as a ‘publicity machine’ by players looking to boost their profile during this summer’s transfer market.

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Harry Maguire celebrates scoring on the opening day for Sheffield United against Notts County in 2013

Fixture release day: Sheffield United's last five opening day matches

The 2017/18 Championship fixtures are released today with much anticipation from Sheffield United fans.

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Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager

Sheffield United's 2017/18 fixtures: Everything you need to know ahead of tomorrow's release

Sheffield United fans will, along with the rest of of those from EFL clubs, find out tomorrow how they're going to be spending their weekends from a couple of month's time.

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