Sheffield United LIVE: Chris Wilder on future of key men; Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp confesses to being a United 'follower' - all the latest Blades news

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Friday, 14th February 2020, 3:02 pm

There’s no match this weekend as the Blades relax on their summer break. There’s plenty going on though and we’ll have all the latest right throughout the day. Hit refresh for the latest.

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Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has spoken about the futures of some of his key men. Photo: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United LIVE: Updates and the latest Blades news

Last updated: Friday, 14 February, 2020, 17:58

  • Sheffield United have a blank week due to their winter break
  • The Blades have spent the past few days in Dubai
  • Wilder discusses key players' futures
  • Klopp's admiration for Wilder and United
  • Slaven Bilic hails Blades loan man Robinson

Baggies boss Bilic hails United loan star

West Brom boss Slaven Bilic has hailed the impact of Sheffield United's loan striker Callum Robinson as "massive".

Slaven Bilic has hailed the impact of Sheffield United's loan striker Callum Robinson as "massive" for West Bromwich Albion's hopes of promotion to the Premier League.


Klopp on his admiration for Chris Wilder

Take a look behind the scenes of United's winter break

Wilder discusses future of United's key men

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder.

Chris Wilder admits his "ambitious" players may want to play for the Premier League's big clubs despite his aim to keep his star men at Bramall Lane.

Wilder has opened contract talks with a number of players as he looks to reward them for their success so far.

And, speaking ahead of United's next game at home to Brighton a week on Saturday, Wilder admitted: "We want to keep hold our best players. 

"The likes of Fleck, Egan, Lundstram and others. But we understand as well that, financially, we have a ceiling. That ceiling won’t be as big as other clubs in the Premier League. Our ambitious players might want to go and play for these big clubs."

Full report HERE

Happy birthday Sander

James Shield's Sheffield United Column - Hitting back at Bournemouth

Sheffield United's bench got involved in an altercation with Bournemouth players at Bramall Lane last week

If Dan Gosling really believes Jonathan Moss showed AFC Bournemouth zero respect during their defeat at Sheffield United, then he needs to step outside of the glasshouse and stop throwing stones. READ MORE HERE

Blades already putting their plans in place

That winter break definitely isn't looking like a good idea now is it? Not being able to potentially see yet another dramatic Premier League day at Bramall Lane has left us all feeling a little empty. Nevertheless, we'll have the latest news coming out of the club right throughout the day so stay with us. If anything's going on, we'll be on top of it.

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