Sheffield United LIVE: Chris Wilder's bombshell admission over his future ahead of Aston Villa clash

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder admitted his future at Bramall Lane is uncertain ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Aston Villa at Bramall Lane.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 10:31 am
Sheffield United's Aaron Ramsdale denies Mo Salah during Liverpool's 2-0 win at Bramall Lane on Sunday. (Photo by SHAUN BOTTERILL/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Here’s what the Blades boss said in his pre-match media conference this morning – and make sure you stay with us all day as we’ll have the latest coming out of the United camp ahead of tomorrow’s game.

Sign up to our Sheffield United newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

SUFC LIVE: Aston Villa build-up and latest news from Bramall Lane

Last updated: Wednesday, 03 March, 2021, 16:08

‘We battered them’ - Sheffield United legends remember 6-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur

Anyone who witnessed Sheffield United’s spectacular 6-0 demolition of Tottenham Hotspur, the 28th anniversary of which was yesterday, will likely never forget it. Kevin Gage, who played at full-back for the Blades that day, has more reason to remember it than most.

'We battered them' - Sheffield United legends remember 6-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur, on this day in 1993

Anyone who witnessed Sheffield United's spectacular 6-0 demolition of Tottenham Hotspur, on this day in March 1993, will likely never forget it. Kevin Gage, who played at full-back for the Blades that day, has more reason to remember it than most.

So why hasn't Rhian Brewster featured more for Sheffield United?

Rhian Brewster has been told he will receive greater opportunities between now and the end of the season, after Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder conceded the youngster is unhappy with his progress since arriving at Bramall Lane.

Despite becoming the most expensive purchase in the club’s history after completing a £23.5m move from Liverpool in October, 11 of Brewster’s 18 Premier League appearances for United have come from the bench with the youngster failing to appear altogether during last weekend’s defeat by his former club.

So why hasn't Rhian Brewster featured more for Sheffield United?

Rhian Brewster has been told he will receive greater opportunities between now and the end of the season, after Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder conceded the youngster is unhappy with his progress since arriving at Bramall Lane.

What Dean Smith said about Sheffield United and Chris Wilder

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith isn’t willing to underestimate Sheffield United when his side travel to Bramall Lane tomorrow evening.

'Looking hard for them' - What Dean Smith said about Sheffield United and Chris Wilder ahead of Aston Villa clash

Aston Villa boss Dean Smith isn't willing to underestimate Sheffield United when his side travel to Bramall Lane tomorrow evening.

In case you missed this this morning...

Wilder jokingly reveals his advice to old pal Moore after he took Wednesday job

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder revealed he sent his friend Darren Moore a congratulatory text message after he took the Sheffield Wednesday job earlier this week, joking: ‘He’s putting our friendship at risk!’

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder jokingly reveals his advice to old pal Darren Moore after he took Sheffield Wednesday job

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder revealed he sent his friend Darren Moore a congratulatory text message after he took the Sheffield Wednesday job earlier this week, joking: ‘He’s putting our friendship at risk!’

Chris Wilder concedes he "doesn't know" if he will be in charge of Sheffield United next season

Chris Wilder has indicated his future as Sheffield United manager is in doubt, despite confirming he wants to remain at the helm next season.

Chris Wilder concedes he "doesn't know" if he will be in charge of Sheffield United next season

Chris Wilder has indicated his future as Sheffield United manager is in doubt, despite confirming he wants to remain at the helm next season.

‘You’re putting our friendship at risk’

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder jokingly reveals his advice to old pal Darren Moore after he took Sheffield Wednesday job

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder revealed he sent his friend Darren Moore a congratulatory text message after he took the Sheffield Wednesday job earlier this week, joking: ‘He’s putting our friendship at risk!’

Former Sheffield United midfielder Kevin McDonald facing kidney transplant after battling issues throughout his career

Kevin McDonald, the former Sheffield United midfielder, has revealed that he is set to undergo a kidney transplant next month after battling a chronic disease for his entire football career.

Jack Grealish ruled OUT of Aston Villa's trip to Sheffield United, says Dean Smith

Dean Smith, the Aston Villa manager, says that Jack Grealish won't travel to Bramall Lane to face Sheffield United after failing to overcome a shin injury that threatened to keep him out of the game.

Wilder hoping to keep hold of star men

Chris Wilder reiterates desire to keep hold of Sheffield United's star men if Blades are relegated

Chris Wilder has reiterated his belief that Sheffield United will be able to hang onto their star players if they are relegated to the Championship this season.

Page 1 of 3