To say Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder was disappointed with his players in the wake of the 2-0 loss to Leicester City during the week would be an understatement. He blasted the players for their attitude.
In his withering put down he said the team were League One or Championship players playing in the top flight. Only one player was awarded pass marks and that was goalkeeper Dean Henderson. They are back in action on Monday when they face Everton at Bramall Lane.
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Manchester United are closing in on an explosive £100m deal for Borussia Dortmund and England star Jadon Sancho. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is said to want to partner him with Marcus Rashford and Mason Greenwood for an all-England attack. (The Sun)
Brighton’s South African international Percy Tau’s future is in the air. The forward, signed in 2018, has yet to play for the club due to work permit issues. He has been on loan at Club Brugge but has all but ruled out a return.
Sean Dyche has made an admission over his Burnley future. The Clarets boss says he doesn’t seek his own media but he will keep working until things change stating he will “see what comes next”. (TalkSPORT)
Newcastle United are one of a number of clubs chasing Marseille defender Bouna Sarr. The right-back is also wanted by the likes of Arsenal and Atletico Madrid and is set to be available for around £13.6m. (Shields)
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder has revealed the club are keen on prolonging Dean Henderson’s stay at the club. The Blades have the goalkeeper on loan from Manchester United and despite the signing of Wes Foderingham want to extend it. (The Star)
Burnley face stiff competition for the signing of Queens Park Rangers winger Bright Osayi-Samuel. Belgian side club Brugge have entered the race for the £5m-rated star. He as impressed with 14 goals in 36 games for the Rs. (HLN)
Steve Bruce is eyeing a move for Aston Villa star John McGinn if the Birmingham side are relegated. Villa sit in the bottom three with two games remaining. Since moving from Hibs, the Scotland international has earned rave reviews. (Daily Star)
Ben White should be Leeds United’s No.1 signing priority now they are in the Premier League reckons former striker Jermaine Beckford. The versatile defender is on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion and has been a huge presence in the club’s promotion. Liverpool are also said to be interested. (Sky Sports)
Newcastle’s Saudi Arabian takeover could be in jeopardy as a group of cross-party MPs staged an 11th-hour bid to quash the deal. They have made their feelings clear to the Premier League that any takeover would help ‘whitewash the state's repressive regime’. (Daily Telegraph)