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Positives for manager Duncan Milligan as Worksop Town equal worst losing run

Manager Duncan Milligan praised the youth of his Worksop Town side as the club, founded in 1861, equalled their worst ever losing run of 10 matches.

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Leon Clarke was on target against Millwall last weekend: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘We should be a top six club’ says in-form striker ahead of crunch Championship clash with Birmingham City

Leon Clarke admits Sheffield United will only have themselves to blame if they fail to qualify for the Championship play-offs.

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Under pressure. Middlesbrough boss Garry Monk.

Sheffield United: Why Birmingham City’s plight should remind everyone at Bramall Lane about the importance of developing a coherent strategy

Sheffield United know exactly what can happen when people tasked with leading a football club are singing from a hundred different hymn sheets instead of simply one.

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Lee Evans says Sheffield United do not know the meaning of the word 'defeat': Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘These boys will continue top six fight right until the bitter end’

Lee Evans says Sheffield United will continue their fight for a play-off place until the “very last kick of the season” after claiming his team mates do not know the meaning of the word ‘defeat.’

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PREMIER LEAGUE & FA CUP PREVIEW: Heavyweight tie as Man Utd face Spurs at Wembley

PREMIER LEAGUE & FA CUP PREVIEW: Heavyweight tie as Man Utd face Spurs at Wembley

As the domestic football season reaches its climax, Neil McGlade looks ahead to this weekend’s fixtures.

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Chris Wilder says Ricky Holmes, Ryan Leonard and Lee Evans will all prove excellent additions to his squad: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: How Chris Wilder’s three most recent signings reveal where he thinks his team must improve

Only Lee Evans has become a fixture in Sheffield United’s starting eleven but Chris Wilder is convinced all three of his permanent signings during the January transfer window will prove excellent additions.

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Leon Clarke (left) is congratulated on yet another goal: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Leon Clarke’s best is yet to come, manager Chris Wilder insists, after striker is honoured by his fellow professionals

Leon Clarke has been told he can become an even better player next season after being named in the Championship team of the year by the Professional Footballers’ Association.

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James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: The great myth about The Blades’ transfer business

James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: The great myth about The Blades’ transfer business

There are plenty of myths circulating around football: Mark Robins saved Sir Alex Ferguson’s job, Mwepu Ilunga didn’t hear the whistle and Diamond Lights was actually a pretty groovy track.

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Ryan Leonard believes Sheffield United can win promotion this season: Harry Marshall/Sportimage

Sheffield United: This is why Ryan Leonard could have a key role to play as Chris Wilder’s side chase Premier League football

Ryan Leonard is a player in a hurry.

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Maurizio Sarri.

RUMOUR MILL: Lyon and Juve keen to sign Martial; Now Chelsea have Sarri down as Conte replacement

Lyon and Juventus could be about to try and sign Manchester United's Anthony Martial, while the next manager on Chelsea's wish-list to replace Antonio Conte is Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri.

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Sheffield United are in the play-off hunt: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United Fan’s Column: This is how i think the promotion race will finish

I don’t normally do predictions when it comes to football, but with three games left, why not have a go? I have looked at the fixtures remaining for the seven teams vying for the two play-off places still up for grabs and estimated (guessed) how many points each team will get.

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IN PICTURE: Ben Brereton.'STORY: SPORT LEAD: Nottingham Forest v Derby County.  Sky Bet Championship match at The City Ground, Nottingham.  Sunday 11th March 2018.

OPINION: Best yet to come as Brereton proves he is a fast learner

Nottingham Forest youngster, Ben Brereton continued his City Ground education in what proved to be a topsy turvy week for the 19-year-old striker.

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Fred could be a Manchester United target.

RUMOUR MILL: Mourinho wants Fred to be a Red; City after Mbappe and Thiago Alcantra

Jose Mourinho has his eye on Shakhtar Donetsk star Fred as a potential replacement for Paul Pogba.

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Alisson

RUMOUR MILL: Liverpool have 'zero chance' on Alisson; Guardiola to get £200m kitty

Liverpool's hopes of signing Roma goalkeeper Alisson have been dashed by the Italian side.

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Ben Brereton

OPINION: Sláinte! Guinness greets end of Forest goal drought!

Buskers Bar sits on the bustling streets of Dublin’s famous Temple Bar area and on Saturday afternoon it was my venue of choice to keep updated on events at the world-famous City Ground.

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Thomas Lemar.

RUMOUR MILL: Lemar interests Liverpool and Arsenal, Zaha heading for champions Man City?

Monaco are willing to listen to offers for their star Thomas Lemar - with Liverpool and Arsenal at the front of the queue.

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Match gallery: AFC Mansfield 3 Worksop Town 1

AFC Mansfield came from behind to defeat Worksop Town 3-1 in an entertaining encounter

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Sheffield United are chasing back to back promotions.

Sheffield United: ‘Doing this can help us reach the Championship play-offs’ defender insists ahead of crucial showdown with Millwall

Chris Basham believes Sheffield United’s experiences last season, when they collected 100 points en route to the League One title, could prove crucial as the battle for the Championship play-offs reaches its climax.

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Lee Evans scored twice during Sheffield United's win over Middlesbrough on Tuesday: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder says he is “privileged” to manage The Blades as he prepares for landmark moment against Millwall

The magnitude of the game, not the landmark moment, explains why Chris Wilder is so excited about tomorrow’s visit of Millwall.

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Chris Basham celebrates with the fans: David Klein/Sportimage

Sheffield United: ‘The moment I knew something special is happening to this great club’

It was six days ago at Oakwell, not Tuesday’s victory over Middlesbrough or even last season’s League One title winning campaign, when Chris Basham realised just how much Sheffield United has changed.

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