RELEGATION-threatened Sheffield United have confirmed the appointment of Dave Bassett on a consultancy basis.
Bassett managed the club in the mid-90s, taking the South Yorkshire outfit from the Third Division into the top flight. He also led United into an FA Cup semi-final at Wembley.
After leaving Bramall Lane in 1995, Bassett went on to take charge of Crystal Palace, Nottingham Forest, Barnsley, Leicester and Southampton.
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