Paul Heckingbottom, manager of Sheffield United will send his side out to face Blackburn Rovers: Lexy Ilsley / SportimagePaul Heckingbottom, manager of Sheffield United will send his side out to face Blackburn Rovers: Lexy Ilsley / Sportimage
Paul Heckingbottom, manager of Sheffield United will send his side out to face Blackburn Rovers: Lexy Ilsley / Sportimage

Sheffield United: Oli McBurnie, Reda Khadra and a toss-up between two stars - Predicted Blades XI to face Blackburn Rovers

Sheffield United return to Bramall Lane tomorrow evening to face the early league leaders Blackburn Rovers at Bramall Lane.

After their midweek win over Sunderland, United are both buoyed with confidence and troubled by fitness and fatigue concerns ahead of the meeting with Jon Dahl Tomasson’s side.

With Billy Sharp joining the likes of Ciaran Clark, Ben Osborn and Jack O’Connell on the Blades’ injury list, we tasked our man to come up with the side he would send out to face Rovers at Bramall Lane.

This is what he picked, including a familiar face for Rovers and what will be seen by some fans as a somewhat controversial choice …

This is what he picked, including a familiar face for Rovers and what will be seen by some fans as a somewhat controversial choice …

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