Sheffield United defender Kean Bryan departs on loan

Sheffield United have allowed Kean Bryan, their 23-year-old centre-half, to join Bolton Wanderers on loan.

Thursday, 30th January 2020, 1:43 pm
Updated Thursday, 30th January 2020, 5:32 pm

Bryan, who has made four appearances since arriving from Manchester City at the beginning of last term, will spend the rest of the season with the League One club.

A former England youth international, all three of his outings this term have come in knockout competition.

Jake Wright, Bryan’s team mate at United, spent the first five months of the campaign with Keith Hill’s side before returning to South Yorkshire during the transfer window.

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With Panagiotis Retsos set to agree a temporary transfer of his own to Chris Wilder’s side - the defender currently represents Bayer Leverkusen - Wright could also leave United before tomorrow night’s deadline.

Wilder’s employers are also applying the finish touches to deals for Genk midfielder Sander Berge and Dutch centre-forward Richairo Zivkovic of Changchun Yatai, of the Chinese second tier.