Sheffield United

Last updated : 04 August 2017 By Rob Miles

Also known as: Blades

Ground: Bramall Lane

Capacity: 32,702.

Year Formed: 1889


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Manager: Chris Wilder (since 12th May 2016) P: 52 W: 32 D: 11 L: 9

Odds to win the League: 33/1. Odds for Promotion: 9/1 Top Six Finish: 7/2 Odds for Relegation: 8/1 (as of 31st July)

Summer 2017 Transfers: (Up to 31st July)


Ched Evans, Enda Stevens, George Baldock, Richard Stearman, John Lundstram, Jamal Blackman (loan), Nathan Thompson


Stefan Scougall, Graham Kelly, Ben Whiteman (loan), George Long (loan), Chris Hussey (loan), Louis Reed (loan), James Wilson (loan)


Marc McNulty, Casey Stewart, Kirmani Smith



League (League One): W: 30 D: 10 L: 6 F: 92 A: 47 GD: +45 Points: 100

Home Record: W: 17 D: 3 L: 3 F: 42 A: 16 (Division rank: 1st)

Away Record: W: 13 D: 7 L: 3 F: 50 A: 31 (Division rank: 1st)

Pos: 1st

Top Scorer: Billy Sharp (30)

Worst Discipline: Paul Coutts (9 yellows)


FA Cup: Second Round

Bolton (Gary Madine 44, Sammy Ameobi 46, Josh Vela 84) 3-2 Sheffield United (Paul Coutts 64, Jack O’Connell 86)

League Cup: First Round

Sheffield United (Leon Clarke 6) 1-2 Crewe (Ryan Lowe 89, 100)

Football League Trophy: Third in Northern Group H

(W:1 D:1 L:1)


Last Five League Positions: 1st (League One), 11th (League One), 5th (League One), 7th (League One), 5th (League One)


Head To Head v Barnsley: W: 31 D: 26 L: 19

Last season v Barnsley: N/A

Last Meetings with Barnsley:

28/11/15 Barnsley (Conor Hourihane 90) 1-1 Sheffield United (Chris Basham 16) (League One)

 23/4/16 Sheffield United 0-0 Barnsley (League One)

Last Five Results v Barnsley:

drew 0-0, drew 1-1, won 2-0, lost 1-0, drew 2-2.

Meet in 2017-2018 on: Saturday 19th August at Bramall Lane & Saturday 7th April at Oakwell.