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Sheffield United Fan’s Column: John Lundstram gets better and better plus being kind to the boss

At the end of the home defeats to Norwich City and Fulham the players were cheered and applauded off the pitch.

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Sheffield United   pictured in  July 1971.
Back row left to right: Alan Woodwoard, Colin Addison Ted Hemsley, Len Badger, Tony Currie, John Hope, Geoff Salmons, John Flynn, Dave Powell, Frank Barlow, John Short (Coach)
Front row left to right: Ces Coldwell (Trainer), David Ford, Bill Dearden, Gil Reece, John Harris (Manager), Eddie Colquhoun, Trevor Hockey, Stuart Scullion

Alan Biggs: This Sheffield United team is even better than the days of Tony Currie in terms of work ethic and commitment, says Ted Hemsley

Four games without a win but still the same upbeat question. Best Blades football since the Tony Currie team of the early 1970s? Yes, say members of that hallowed side.

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Sheffield United: ‘I’ll never ask my players to con a referee’ says Chris Wilder

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder will never ask his players to try and deceive referees, despite claiming their sportsmanship has gone unrecognised in recent weeks.

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Sheffield United: Blades refuse to give-up on their midfield transfer target

Sheffield United are expected to submit another bid for Ryan Leonard ahead of next month’s transfer window.

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Sheffield United: Derek Geary says young guns will be ready for Birmingham City test

Derek Geary says Sheffield United’s recent victory over Birmingham City will count for nothing when the two clubs meet in the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup next month.

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Kind-hearted Sheffield teenager returns lost Christmas card from 'Nanny' with 'hundreds of pounds' inside

A kind-hearted Sheffield teenager has been praised after handing in a lost Christmas card containing hundreds of pounds.
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Cameron Carter-Vickers is scheduled to remain at Bramall Lane until the end of the season: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades will press Spurs for an answer about Cameron Carter-Vickers’ loan

Sheffield United have been warned they could lose Cameron Carter-Vickers next month after Mauricio Pochettino, Tottenham Hotspur’s manager, revealed the defender’s season-long loan agreement contains a break clause.

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Ryan Leonard is one of Sheffield United's transfer targets next month

Sheffield United: How The Blades have stolen a march in the race for Ryan Leonard

Sheffield United continued to monitor Ryan Leonard’s displays despite failing to sign him last summer, The Star understands, as Chris Wilder prepares to make another approach for the Southend midfielder.

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Chris Basham is one of Sheffield United's most versatile players: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Why aren’t there more players like Chris Basham?

When George Baldock joined Kieron Freeman on the treatment table earlier this season, Chris Wilder immediately summoned Chris Basham to the Steelphalt Academy’s bootroom.

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John Lundstram has impressed manager Chris Wilder: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: John Lundstram proves a point to manager Chris Wilder

John Lundstram deserves respect for coping with the ‘ridiculous hype’ surrounding his presence in Sheffield United’s starting eleven, manager Chris Wilder has claimed.

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Leon Clarke has worn the captain's armband in the last two games: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Blades boss explains why he has no problems handing Leon Clarke the armband when captain Billy Sharp goes off

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, has no plans to appoint a new vice-captain after Paul Coutts was ruled-out for the rest of the season through injury.

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Chris Wilder (left) says attack is the best form of defence: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder reveals why his team’s will always attack, no matter what the situation

Chris Wilder last night insisted nothing, not even being reduced to 10 men, will stop Sheffield United trying to win games of football so long as he remains in charge at Bramall Lane.

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Sheffield United fancy dress - Picture: George Baldock Instagram

Leon Clarke steals the show in hilarious picture from Sheffield United's Christmas fancy dress party

There's nothing unusual about a Christmas fancy dress for football clubs - but Sheffield United's was a bit special.
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Oops - a Blades printing blunder

Smith column: You won’t find us laughing at Sheffield United’s printing error

As gaffes go it’s a stonker.

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Dejection for Richard Stearman of Sheffield Utd during the Championship match at Bramall Lane Stadium, Sheffield. Simon Bellis/Sportimage

We won’t change our attacking ways, says Sheffield United star

Goalkeeper Simon Moore believes it would be a mistake for Sheffield United to abandon their attacking principles, despite admitting a failure to keep clean sheets has seen them lose ground on the automatic promotion places.

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Chris Wilder

Sheffield United: Wilder not despondent over Blades slump

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder is refusing to be downhearted by his team’s slide from first to sixth in the Championship table.

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Simon Moore with Richard Stearman following the defeat to Bristol City

Sheffield United: Moore will guide Chelsea loanee Blackman despite competition for place

Simon Moore has promised to support Jamal Blackman through the latest phase of his Sheffield United career, despite seizing the on-loan youngster’s place in Chris Wilder’s starting eleven.

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Referee David Coote shows a red card to John Fleck as Leon Clarke protests

Sheffield United: Wilder ‘won’t waste ink’ on appealing Fleck red card

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, claimed it would be “a waste of ink” to appeal John Fleck’s red card during last night’s defeat by Bristol City, despite insisting the midfielder did not deserve to be sent-off.

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Chris Wilder

ANALYSIS: Sheffield United 1 Bristol City 2 - Post, bar and red card frustrate Blades

Chris Wilder had spent the week trying to identify why, only a month after reaching the top of the Championship, his team entered last night’s game six points off the automatic promotion pace.

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Lee Johnson with United goalscorer Leon Clarke

Sheffield United: Bristol boss praises "outstanding" Blades after Robins' victory at Bramall Lane

Lee Johnson, the Bristol City manager, praised Sheffield United as "outstanding" after his side's 2-1 victory at Bramall Lane tonight.

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