Sheffield United LIVE: David McGoldrick fitness update; Chris Wilder praises John Lundstram and Blades accused of 'bullying' Crystal Palace star

Welcome to Monday’s live Sheffield United blog from The Star.

By Ashley Booker
Monday, 3rd February 2020, 6:08 pm

We’ll have all the latest Blades news right throughout the day including more in-depth analysis and reaction to the victory over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Saturday which incredibly kept United on course to challeneg for a European spot in their first season back in the Premier League. As well as that, we’ll be taking a little look forward to the weekend’s home clash with struggling Bournemouth.

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Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder celebrates his side's 1-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday. Photo: Tess Derry/PA Wire.

Sheffield United LIVE - updates and the latest news from Bramall Lane

Last updated: Monday, 03 February, 2020, 17:54

Sheffield United picked up another away win on Saturday, at Crystal Palace

There was a debut for new record-signing Sander Berge

Champions League odds slashed after Palace victory

David McGoldrick fitness update

Rangers failed in bid to sign Luke Freeman on deadline day

United accused of 'bullying' Palace star


Wilder's challenge to United players

Where will United finish in the Premier League this season?

Chris Wilder has guided the Blades to sixth place in the Premier League.

United are in dreamland under Chris Wilder in the Premier League at the moment – but where will they finish this season? Data experts have their say . . .


Columnist accuses United of 'rotational fouling' Palace star

United accused of 'bullying' Palace star

Sheffield United have been accused of 'bullying' Wilfried Zaha.

Why columnist's accusation that Sheffield United are "institutionalised bullies" over Wilfried Zaha 'treatment' in Crystal Palace win is simply laughable, writes our Blades reporter Danny Hall.


Rangers 'failed in deadline day move' for United summer signing

Rangers boss Steven Gerrard.

The Blades could have parted company with midfielder Luke Freeman on deadline, but the club rejected a loan offer from Rangers.


Can you spot yourself in our fans gallery?

Sheffield United fans celebrate at Crystal Palace

A bizarre second half own goal by Palace goalkeeper Vicente Guaita was enough to secure all three points on the road for Chris Wilder’s men, who are now in sixth place.

Click through HERE to see if you can spot anyone you know – or maybe yourself - in our fans gallery. 

McGoldrick gives United boost ahead of Bournemouth clash

David McGoldrick is expected to be fit for Sunday's game with Bournemouth

David McGoldrick is expected to be fit for next Sunday's Premier League clash with Bournemouth after missing Sheffield United's last four games.


New signing speaks out on enjoyable debut

I enjoyed it and tried to make the best of it. It's an easy team to adapt to because we have a clear plan of how we want to play. But it's the Premier League and I'm used to Belgium. I think I worked harder in 60 minutes than I ever did in 90 minutes in Belgium! It's a new world for me.

Sander Berge

Boro boss dubs Morrison 'absolutely outstanding'

Ravel Morrison has joined Middlesbrough on loan from Sheffield United.

Middlesbrough manager Jonathan Woodgate has spoken highly of his new signing Ravel Morrison, after securing the Sheffield United midfielder on a loan deal last Friday.


United's odds to qualify for the Champions League have been slashed

Debutant Sander Berge of Sheffield United celebrates in front of the away section after the Blades' 1-0 victory at Crystal Palace. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

With Chelsea, Manchester United and Wolves all drawing, the Blades made ground in the race for the top four. How likely do the bookies find it that they could qualify for Europe? 


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