SHEFFIELD UNITED: Terriers take different view of venue

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THERE might be little to separate them on paper but Sheffield United and Huddersfield Town have prepared for this weekend’s League One play-off final in markedly different ways.

While the vast majority of Danny Wilson’s squad have opted not to visit Wembley before Saturday’s contest, their opponents will acquaint themselves with the stadium later today after spending last night at a hotel in the Midlands.

Simon Grayson, Town’s manager, told The Star: “We’ll be taking a look around beforehand.

“Everyone is different and it’s a case of what suits best but when they get there on the day of the game I want the players to be focused on the match rather than walking around the pitch taking pictures and other stuff they might otherwise do.

“They can get all of that out of the way.”

Grayson also revealed goalkeeper Ian Bennett will ultimately decide whether or not he is fit to face his former club after injuring a hand during the second-leg of Town’s semi-final with MK Dons.

“We are assessing Ian every day,” Grayson said. “He’s the only doubt that we’ve got.

“Ian is a top class professional and he knows he needs to be 100 per cent fit to take part in this one otherwise he might let himself and the rest of the team down.”