Sheffield United: Algeria midfielder Adlene Guedioura officially becomes a Blade

Sheffield United have confirmed the signing of Adlene Guedioura, the Algeria midfielder, on a free transfer.

Monday, 13th September 2021, 12:56 pm

Previously of Watford, Crystal Palace and Nottingham Forest, the 35-year-old has spent the past three weeks training at Bramall Lane after leaving Al-Gharafa earlier this summer.

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Guedioura, who worked under United manager Slavisa Jokanovic in Qatar, could feature in the squad for tomorrow’s Championship fixture against Preston North End having proved his fitness since returning to England.

Jokanovic also managed Guedioura during his spell in charge at Vicarage Road.

Algeria's midfielder Adlene Guedioura celebrates after winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) Round of 16 football match between Algeria and Guinea at the 30 June Stadium in the Egyptian capital Cairo on July 7, 2019. (Photo by MOHAMED EL-SHAHED / AFP) (Photo credit should read MOHAMED EL-SHAHED/AFP via Getty Images)