Sheffield United players join manager Chris Wilder and staff in agreeing wage deferrals during coronavirus crisis

21 Apr

Sheffield United’s players have agreed a wage deferral until the end of this year. The Premier League side’s squad have followed the lead of manager Chris Wilder, his coaching team and chief executive Stephen Bettis in agreeing to ‘assist the club’s cash flow issues’ during the football blackout. Three top flight sides, Southampton, West Ham […]

Sheffield United boss says Dean Henderson will ‘100 per cent’ be England’s No.1 one day and reveals goalkeeper’s desire to play for Manchester United

14 Apr

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has backed Dean Henderson to become England’s long-term No.1 and revealed the goalkeeper’s desire to become a key player for Manchester United in the future. Henderson, who is currently on loan from the Red Devils, has been a standout performer for the Blades on their return to the Premier League. […]

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder launches passionate defence of Premier League players amid wage row: ‘Proper football people will do the right thing’

4 Apr

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder has leapt to the defence of Premier League players following criticism over their response to the coronavirus crisis. The Blades manager argues that pointing the finger at players is ‘poor’ and ‘distasteful’ amid suggestions they should’ve acted faster with regards to voluntary pay cuts. Premier League clubs yesterday proposed a […]

How every current Premier League manager rated in Championship Manager 01/02

29 Mar

Like all you football fans out there who have now got plenty of time on their hands, us at talkSPORT.com also taken a dive back into Football Manager. In the name of research, of course, only this time we went retro! With the coronavirus keeping us inside and with all sport suspended for the foreseeable […]

Premier League manager Royal Rumble – Jurgen Klopp a contender, Jose Mourinho’s dirty tricks, and Mikel Arteta out with a fight

24 Jan

The WWE Royal Rumble is upon us and we’re more excited than ever as 30 wrestling superstars in the men’s and women’s division battle for a title shot at WrestleMania. We’ve seen shock wrestlers, embarrassing eliminations, huge entrances over the years making it one of the biggest spectacles in sport. But one thing is bugging […]

Arsenal ‘would have more points under Chris Wilder or Sean Dyche’ – Danny Murphy blasts ‘tactically inept’ Unai Emery

11 Nov

Danny Murphy says Arsenal are ‘tactically inept’ under Unai Emery and claims the club would be higher up the table if they had Chris Wilder or Sean Dyche in charge. Pressure is mounting on the Gunners boss following a 2-0 defeat to Leicester City on Saturday, which leaves the team with just one win in […]

Chris Wilder says Sheffield United ‘have to accept’ VAR as Blades are denied goal at Tottenham with marginal offside call

9 Nov

Chris Wilder refused to get sucked into the debate about VAR even though his Sheffield United side were on the wrong end of an incredibly tight decision at Tottenham. The Blades thought they had levelled the game at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium when David McGoldrick got on the end of a low cross from the […]

Giovani Lo Celso, Christian Eriksen and Tanguy Ndombele to start in new-look midfield? How Tottenham and Sheffield United could line up

8 Nov

Tottenham Hotspur welcome Sheffield United to north London on Saturday as they look to build momentum from their impressive Champions League victory in Serbia. Heung-Min Son bounced back from his weekend devastation as he bagged two goals in Tottenham’s impressive 4-0 Champions League win at Red Star Belgrade. Son was visibly distraught after his tackle […]

Chris Wilder to Arsenal? ‘He’s performing miracles with BANG-AVERAGE players at Sheffield United’, says Neil Warnock

7 Nov

If Chris Wilder can get a team of ‘bang average players’ up into a European spot in the Premier League, imagine what he could do with Arsenal’s misfiring squad. The Sheffield United manager has been hailed for his work at Bramall Lane by former Blades boss Neil Warnock, who says he would be regarded as […]

Brendan Rodgers, Patrick Vieira, Chris Wilder? The potential contenders to be Arsenal’s next manager if Unai Emery is sacked

4 Nov

The post-Arsene Wenger era at Arsenal isn’t quite going according to plan. After 22 years with the same manager, the Gunners could well be appointing their second in as many seasons, as pressure continues to grow on under-fire boss Unai Emery. Boos greeted the final whistle during the 1-1 draw with Wolves at the Emirates […]

Chris Wilder backed as the perfect man to turn around Arsenal or Manchester United

3 Nov

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder deserves to be considered for the Premier League’s top jobs, according to Tony Cascarino. Arsenal and Manchester United are struggling under Unai Emery and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer respectively and the usual names are being linked with the jobs – Jose Mourinho and Massimiliano Allegri among them – should they become […]

Ravel Morrison must ‘force’ his way into Sheffield United team, says manager Chris Wilder ahead of West Ham clash

25 Oct

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder has challenged Ravel Morrison to force his way into the first-team picture ahead of Saturday’s trip to his former club West Ham. The 26-year-old midfielder joined the Blades on a one-year deal in the summer, returning to the Premier League for the first time since leaving the Hammers in 2015 […]