VIDEO: 'Sheffield United are only looking towards top of table' after going second by beating Ipswich

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, claimed his only target was the 50-point safety mark after today's victory over Ipswich at Bramall Lane.

Saturday, 14th October 2017, 6:22 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 11:05 am
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But with United second in the table, The Star's James Shield suggests that - in private at least - Wilder and his men will have more lofty ambitions than simply just surviving in the Championship.

"Chris has tried to come up with more and more ways to play down expectations with this team - today's was that they needed 26 more points to secure Championship status next term - but behind the scenes I don't think they'll be thinking in those terms whatsoever," said James, in our video chat which is available in full above.

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The only downside was an injury to Kieron Freeman, the right back stretchered off with a suspected dislocated knee.