New Sheffield United boss: Instant fans’ reaction to Nigel Adkins appointment

New Blades boss Nigel Adkins
New Blades boss Nigel Adkins
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Nigel Adkins was today officially unveiled as the new manager of Sheffield United and to great positivity from Blades fans.

Here are a few tweets from United fans, hailing the boss...

@SheffChris - Cracking appointment in Adkins proven record at this level let’s hope he can add another promotion to his CV #sufc #twitterblades

@blueportaluk - Wasn’t sure Sacking clough was the right decision but surely everyone including me can only see signing Adkins as a massive positive #sufc

@jack_broad - Fantastic decision by the club to appoint Adkins. For the first time in a long time fully confident for the season ahead! #twitterblades


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@BeeCarl - Well done to @SUFC_tweets board @JamesDPhipps on appointment of Nigel Adkins, I think you might have got it right this time #twitterblades

@JoJoCribbs - Happy with the Adkins appointment. Hope he’s got his player shopping list in early though #twitterblades

@samjohnson77 - @TheNigelAdkins is a brilliant appointment - really believe he is the man to take us up. Automatic the aim next season. #twitterblades #sufc

@JakeeRodgers - Club needed a lift like that, Clough out Adkins in is a great bit of business #twitterblades

@Henni_Papenfuss - Young players tweeting about getting back into training for next season, great managerial appointment. #TwitterBlades #TodayIsAGoodDay

@BethHartshorne - Finally a manager who scrubs up and wears a suit instead of looking like he’s gonna sub himself on at half time #twitterblades #sufc

@lahodder - Nigel Adkins RED & WHITE ARMY! Got to be the best appointment in my lifetime, get this club back were it belongs! #sufc #twitterblades

@sufc - Adkins is definitely the right man for the job, has all the credentials to be a success #twitterblades

@liamr199 - Wonder which players he’ll bring in? Top L1 players and even Championship players will probably want to come here now. #twitterblades

@ClareParkin5 - Over the moon to have got a manager of Adkins’ calibre. Great signing, now let’s get out of this league! #twitterblades

@Matt_Gregory97 - We will get promoted with Nigel Adkins as manager. It’s going to happen. Trust me. #SUFC #twitterblades

And an Owl had his say...

@O22IE_OWL - I actually think United have made a good call on appointing #NigelAdkins


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