Sheffield United ramp up transfer window business with defender signing

Sheffield United have confirmed the signing of Nottingham Forest defender Jack Robinson.

Tuesday, 21st January 2020, 1:26 pm

The former Liverpool starlet becomes the Blades’ second January signing after Jack Rodwell's arrival earlier this month.

Robinson moves to Bramall Lane for an undisclosed fee after agreeing a two-and-a-half year deal with Chris Wilder’s side.

Wilder said: "Jack's got a great pedigree and he will make our squad stronger.

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Jack Robinson has joined Sheffield United from Nottingham Forest (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

"But he isn't just coming in to make the numbers up, it's a specific position in our system and we feel he is the best option for us at this time.

"Jack can comfortably play in a couple of roles and we're delighted to add him to the group. He's got a fantastic attitude and he's ambitious to earn a place in the team."