Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday fans – brothers from another mother?

Anything you can do….

By Bob Westerdale
Wednesday, 24 April, 2019, 14:44
Sheffield United fan Tony Hill celebrates after his sides score their third goal during the Sky Bet Championship match at The KCOM Stadium, Hull. Pic: Mike Egerton/PA Wire.

With the Championship football season heading to a frantic finale, fans are ramping up their support for Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday.

Owls’ fan Paul “Tango” Gregory is an easily recognisable figure on the terraces – but the Blades have their own big lads shouting them on, as our picture illustrates.

Sheffield Wednesday fan Paul "Tango" Gregory (second right) in the stands at Stamford Bridge, London. Pic: Nick Potts/PA Wire.

He is Tony Hill, a season ticket holder for the past 32 years. Tony has missed just seven games in the past five seasons and takes his father with him to all the games

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Both these supporters will doubtless be willing their teams on this coming weekend, Wednesday are at Preston North End and United host Ipswich Town.

Best of luck to both camps.

Paul Gregory
Blades fan Tony Hill