Sheffield United: Midfielder set to become first signing of the summer

Sheffield United expect to complete the signing of midfielder Luke Freeman from QPR on Tuesday, manager Chris Wilder has confirmed.

Tuesday, 2nd July 2019, 11:04 am
Updated Tuesday, 2nd July 2019, 11:04 am
Luke Freeman

The Blades have agreed a reported £3million fee for Freeman, 27, who is set to become the club's first summer signing since winning promotion back to the Premier League.

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"It's not completed yet, but hopefully by the close of play today, Luke Freeman will become a Sheffield United player," Wilder said.

"The two clubs are in discussions to finalise that deal and we'll be delighted if that happens."