Sheffield United star Callum Robinson provides injury update after limping off against Crystal Palace

It was a near perfect day for Sheffield United on Saturday as the Blades registered their first Premier League win in 12 years.

Monday, 19th August 2019, 12:14 pm
Updated Monday, 19th August 2019, 1:10 pm

John Lundstram’s early second-half goal was enough to see off Crystal Palace and continue their unbeaten start to the season.

It was a noisy atmosphere inside Bramall Lane as fans cheered the hard-working Blades’ defence; stifling Palace star Wilfried Zaha at every opportunity.

But, it wasn’t all good news as United saw both John Fleck and Callum Robinson hobble off with injuries.

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Callum Robinson of Sheffield Utd leaves the field injured - Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Fleck was withdrawn during the opening stages of the game, after appearing to hurt his right leg.

Later, after Lundstram had scored what proved to be the match-winner, Robinson could be seen holding the back of a thigh.

The two will be assessed by United's medical staff before a decision is taken on their involvement against Brendan Rodgers' side.

But, Robinson has been quick to downplay any major injury fears by providing fans an update on Twitter.

He posted: “First home game what an unbelievable experience! Gutted to come off early but pleased it's nothing serious big win today.”