TWITTER REACTION: Blades fans have their say after Sheffield United’s Capital One Cup quarter-final victory over Southampton

Sheffield United claimed another scalp in cup competitions as Mark McNulty’s close range goal saw off Premier League side Southampton and booked the Blades a place in the semi-finals of the Capital One Cup.

Jubilant United fans expressed their delight on Twitter and here are some examples...

Get in Blades !!! Another semi whole team was outstanding tonight but @sparkymcnulty @louissreed and Basham were class

- @NicolaColton16

Some outstanding performances tonight but Louis Reed was my man of match

- @GPTurner80

Quality by Blades tonight,nothing like a cup tie at BDTBL topped off by ctching old Ronalds dummy as it flew in kop

- @SheffChris

@SUFC_tweets win well deserved. Players were unbelievable tonight. Superb team shape,work rate & some great football played

- @PaulHolmshaw

Awsome performance 2n8 blades every player a 10 out 10 made saints look average

- @RossHarrold

So happy with tonight, just one question though,why can’t we play like that in the league? Such a different attitude

- @RyanDaffin

Not seen that pure passion in a while it’s proper addictive

- @stumorris321

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So an other cup semi final! They need to make these competitions abit harder i think! Bring n Chelsea!!

- @JohnnyFaz90

What a game what a performance from the blades! Great support from #sfc let down by there players and cry baby manager!

- @scuba178

We get some good days/nights at the lane every so often, don’t we? Atmosphere for semi is gonna be brilliant.

- @watamidoinhere

The stats say we had 37% possession and everyone at the lane loved it. Ball retention isn’t every thing!

- @Tipsy_Turner

Fantastic performance from #sufc. That’s the 4th and 5th placed teams in the Premier League that United have beaten this season. Superb

- @josephclift


But Chris Basham was magnificent . Long time since I saw a performance from a united player as good as that

- @1JonDavies1988

Not even bothered who we get in next round, we’ll give anyone a game on our day

- @The_Woodster_

Great win fo’t Blades thoroughly deserved. Saints keeper prevented even more embarrassment fo’t saints

- @robcadman79

what a game, amazing atmosphere, loudest crowd ive heard for long while & makes all the horror displays this season worth it

- @SufcLee

Giving up all hope of ever finding a woman and dedicating the rest of my life to the appreciation of Bob Harris. Phenomenal.

- @YoungFrankXD

Fair play to Nigel Clough, he’s had a lot of stick recently but his tactics and team selection tonight was spot on

- @marksablade

Another special cup night at BDTBL. The place was rocking and the team did us proud. Don’t care who we get next. Bring em on

- @DavidKirkham3

Remember Koeman getting away with it v England in 93. Does he not like that tonight, I hope

- @8LAD35