Sheffield United LIVE: Police confirm probe into abuse sent to Blades player | Build-up to Fulham clash

With just 14 games to go until the season’s end, Sheffield United’s slim hopes of staying in the Premier League are hanging by a thread.

Thursday, 18th February 2021, 1:35 pm

Next up is the relegation scrap against Fulham at Craven Cottage on Saturday night in a game Chris Wilder’s men must win if they are to stand any chance of pulling off what would be one of football’s great escapes.

We’ll have all the build-up to this weekend’s massive game on the banks of the Thames as well everything else coming out of Bramall Lane.

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Police probe player abuse

Police confirm investigation into ‘inhumane’ abuse sent to Sheffield United player

South Yorkshire Police have confirmed they are investigating a report of abuse sent to a Sheffield United player.

TV details for Saturday’s game at Fulham

Odds, referee, TV details: Everything you need to know ahead of Fulham v Sheffield United

Bottom club Sheffield United are in the capital again this weekend when they travel to Fulham hoping to keep alive their faint hopes of staying in the Premier League.

In case you missed this yesterday . . .

Manager gets to the heart of Sheffield United's problems this season, as hopes of Premier League survival slip away

Unusually for a manager who had just witnessed his team suffer a heavy defeat, Chris Wilder was in talkative mood following Sheffield United’s loss to West Ham United; even attempting a joke when the connection relaying the post-match media conference to journalists inside the London Stadium’s press box crashed midway through.

Chris Wilder confused by inconsistency

Why Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has accused his players of "teasing" him ahead of crunch Premier League clash

Chris Wilder has admitted to being confused by Sheffield United’s inconsistent performances since the turn of the year but warned that an injury crisis, exacerbated by the sight of John Egan being stretchered-off during Monday’s meeting with West Ham, does not excuse the type of errors which are undermining their bid for Premier League survival.

In The Star this morning . . .

The pressure on Sheffield United is beginning to show as Premier League reality dawns

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder fears his players are beginning to wilt under pressure as their hopes of Premier League survival slip away.

With just 14 games to go until the season’s end, Sheffield United’s slim hopes of staying in the Premier League are hanging by a thread. Next up is the relegation six-pointer against Fulham at Craven Cottage on Saturday in a game Chris Wilder’s men must win if they are to stand any chance of pulling off what would be one of football’s great escapes. We’ll have all the build-up to this weekend’s massive game on the banks of the Thames as well everything else coming out of Bramall Lane. Make sure you stay with us throughout the day for your daily United fix. Enjoy your day.

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