Sheffield United LIVE: Chris Wilder defends recruitment policy as drop beckons | Liverpool reaction and all the latest news from Bramall Lane

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Monday, 1st March 2021, 7:22 am

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Striker Oli McBurnie, of Sheffield United, reacts after missing a chance during Blades' 2-0 defeat to Liverpool at Bramall Lane last night. (Photo by Oli Scarff - Pool/Getty Images)

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SUFC Live: Liverpool reaction and all the latest news from Bramall Lane

Last updated: Monday, 01 March, 2021, 12:38

  • Blades go down to 21st league defeat of season
  • Loss leaves United 15 point from safety
  • Chris Wilder throws down gauntlet to Blades
  • Pundit Keane lets rip at United

Latest transfer gossip

Sheffield United transfer news: Ex-Chelsea youngster reveals failed Blades move as Everton eye West Ham-linked forward

Queens Park Rangers right-back Todd Kane has revealed how he almost joined Sheffield United during the January transfer window in 2019.

Ramsdale opens up on West Ham links

What Aaron Ramsdale said about his Sheffield United future after being linked with West Ham

Aaron Ramsdale says he wants to be part of Sheffield United next season, whatever division they find themselves playing in, after one of United’s Premier League rivals were linked with a summer move for the England U21 goalkeeper.

Wilder backs Brewster

Chris Wilder drops a hint over Rhian Brewster's Sheffield United struggles since club-record move from Liverpool

Chris Wilder believes Rhian Brewster will still come good for Sheffield United despite the young striker's difficult start to life at Bramall Lane.

How Blades have missed JOC this season . . .

Ten of the best: Jack O'Connell - A rare 10/10 star who turned around his Sheffield United career

It will soon be five years since Chris Wilder took charge of Sheffield United before presiding over a remarkable rise up the divisions to the Premier League.

How United’s loan performed at the weekend

Sheffield United loan watch: 'Quiet night' for Luke Freeman in Nottingham Forest's draw at Derby County as young 'keeper is 'star man' for Grimsby Town

Bottom side Sheffield United were nudged closer to relegation to the Championship last night after losing to Liverpool at Bramall Lane.

Grealish fitness boost ahead of United clash

Aston Villa could be set for injury boost ahead of Sheffield United clash over skipper Jack Grealish

Aston Villa could be handed a big injury boost ahead of their clash with Sheffield United on Wednesday evening, if captain Jack Grealish declares himself available for selection.

Premier League gossip

Ex-Chelsea youngster reveals failed Sheffield United move as Everton eye West Ham-linked forward

Queens Park Rangers right-back Todd Kane has revealed how he almost joined Sheffield United during the January transfer window in 2019.

Blades boss on Liverpool’s goals

What Chris Wilder made of the goals Sheffield United conceded in defeat to Liverpool

Chris Wilder bemoaned another “poor goal” in the conceded column as Sheffield United suffered the latest defeat of a miserable Premier League season tonight.

Jurgen Klopp on how Sheffield United's Aaron Ramsdale almost ruined Liverpool's plan at Bramall Lane

From a Sheffield United perspective there was one player who stood head and shoulders aboge the rest in the Blades defeat to Liverpool.

Keane wasn’t holding back

'Recruitment not good enough' - Everything Roy Keane said as he lets rip on Sheffield United and Chris Wilder

Sheffield United fell to their 21st defeat from 26 on Sunday night as Liverpool came away with a 2-0 victory at Bramall Lane.

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