Posts Tagged "Sheffield United"

Sharp In The Cup… Sheffield United’s Jekyll & Hyde Season

Sharp In The Cup… Sheffield United’s Jekyll & Hyde Season

By on Feb 17, 2014 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

According to the Sheffield United manager Nigel Clough, it was news of the reward that pushed his team over the line in their FA Cup Fifth Round match against Nottingham Forest on Sunday afternoon. For reasons – as ever – best kept to themselves, the Football Association held the draw for the quarter-finals of this year’s competition towards the...

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Match Of The Week: Sheffield United

By on Feb 19, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

We continue our series of archive matches of the clubs of Football League One with Sheffield United and six matches from the years between 1967 and 1989, starting off with a trip to London to play Fulham at Craven Cottage in the Fourth Round of the FA Cup. We follow this with three matches from the 1970s, kicking off with a home match against Blackburn Rovers from...

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Collateral Damage, Sheffield United & The Ched Evans Case

By on Apr 23, 2012 in Latest, Politics | 7 comments

Having been around or about the League One automatic promotion places for much of the season, the last few days have suddenly become rather uncomfortable for Sheffield United. A single goal defeat in Milton Keynes at the weekend coupled with a home win for local and promotion rivals Sheffield Wednesday cut the gap between second and third place in the table to a...

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The Sheffield Derby Throws The Sun Into A Tizz

By on Oct 19, 2011 in Latest, Opinion | 2 comments

It is a truth universally acknowledged that football matches – and in particular local derbies – can bring out the worst in people. Where, however, is the line in the sand? What is the definition of what acceptable behaviour inside a football ground? This week, we have seen an example of a national newspaper attempting to draw that line, and they ended...

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