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Sheffield United: Manager is ready to ‘move on’ quickly following David Brooks’ departure

Chris Wilder has insisted Sheffield United must ‘move on’ after losing David Brooks, warning it would be a mistake to dwell on the youngster’s departure for AFC Bournemouth.

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Dean Henderson is excited to join Sheffield United: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: How a former Bramall Lane goalkeeper urged Dean Henderson to become a Blade

Dean Henderson has revealed how a recommendation from Danny Coyne, the former Sheffield United goalkeeper, helped pave the way for his move to Bramall Lane.

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Goalkeeper Dean Henderson is delighted to be at Bramall Lane: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: New signing is convinced Chris Wilder’s team can challenge for a place in the Premier League

Sheffield United can defy the odds by reaching the Premier League next season, new signing Dean Henderson has insisted, after being swayed by manager Chris Wilder’s passion for the club.

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Simon Moore during pre-season training: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Youngsters showcase their skills during pre-season training

Chris Wilder, the Sheffield United manager, has kept his promise to three of Bramall Lane’s young players by including them in the first team squad’s pre-season training sessions.

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James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: Selling David Brooks does not indicate the extent of The Blades’ ambition, but how his fee is invested will

James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: Selling David Brooks does not indicate the extent of The Blades’ ambition, but how his fee is invested will

Most of us, if not all of us, would have reached the same conclusion.

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Chris Wilder and his assistant Alan Knill at training yesterday: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder expects to hold talks with Bramall Lane’s board as David Brooks heads for the exit door

Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder will hold talks with the club’s co-owners to discover how much of David Brooks’ £15m transfer fee they plan to reinvest in its first team squad.

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David Brooks, flanked by Chris Wilder (left) and head of football administration Shieber (right) signs a new contract with Sheffield United

Sheffield United: Manager Chris Wilder injects some perspective into the David Brooks debate

‘Philosophical’ best described Chris Wilder’s mood as he discussed David Brooks’ impending move to AFC Bournemouth.

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David Brooks' departure will disappoint Sheffield United supporters: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: The moment The Blades feared David Brooks was destined for the exit door

Eight months ago, he was being paraded in front of the media after signing a new and improved contract.

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David Brooks is destined to join AFC Bournemouth: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: The details of the deal set to take David Brooks to AFC Bournemouth are revealed

The deal which will see Sheffield United’s David Brooks join AFC Bournemouth is expected to rise to around £15m, The Star understands.

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Sheffield United: Manager calls for parachute payments to be properly policed and says he will never take risks with the people’s club

Do parachute payments distort competition in the Championship? Should the governing bodies ensure they are being used for their original purpose? Sheffield United manager Chris Wilder thinks so and told The Star’s James Shield why he will always be financially responsible.

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Chris Wilder and Steelphalt Academy graduate Regan Slater: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Manager Chris Wilder explains why he won’t tolerate ‘session wreckers’ at Bramall Lane

Chris Wilder calls them ‘session wreckers’: Players who, during training sessions, struggle to keep pace.

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Chris Wilder will put Sheffield United before sentiment: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Chris Wilder is ready to break hearts at Bramall Lane if it means reaching the Premier League

Chris Wilder is prepared to break some of his players’ hearts in order to provide Sheffield United with the best possible chance of reaching the Premier League.

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James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: Why The Blades must follow the Bundesliga’s example if they want to achieve sustained success

James Shield’s Sheffield United Column: Why The Blades must follow the Bundesliga’s example if they want to achieve sustained success

It was a throwaway comment he probably regrets making and has made him the butt of jokes ever since.

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Sheffield United begin preparing for next season on Monday: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Players are told to prepare for a gruelling week

Sheffield United report back for pre-season training on Monday, after being warned to expect a punishing week ahead.

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Sheffield United: A new name will be emblazoned across The Blades’ first team jerseys next season

Sheffield United: A new name will be emblazoned across The Blades’ first team jerseys next season

Sheffield United have unveiled their new shirt sponsor.

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Chris Wilder is delighted with his goalkeeping department: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Manager promises a ‘fair fight’ despite major transfer coup

It was a pretty bold statement given Scott Carson and Sam Johnstone were also competing for the award.

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Paul Coutts will report back for training next week: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: Paul Coutts’ comeback date is revealed as Chris Wilder makes plans for Ched Evans

Paul Coutts is on course to declare himself fit for Sheffield United’s opening match of the new Championship campaign, manager Chris Wilder has revealed.

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Chris Wilder wants to focus on football

Sheffield United: Co-owners take steps to help manager Chris Wilder focus on football, not politics

Sheffield United are understood to have identified the individual who will liaise between manager Chris Wilder and Bramall Lane’s board of directors next season.

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Carla Ward has made her first summer signing

Sheffield United Ladies: Carla Ward makes her first summer signing as international goalkeeper returns to Bramall Lane

Fran Kitching has revealed her heart was set on a move to Bramall Lane after learning of Sheffield United’s interest.

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Billy Sharp is expected to be joined at Bramall Lane by two new strikers next season: Simon Bellis/Sportimage

Sheffield United: The type of centre-forward, or centre-forwards, Chris Wilder is looking to sign

Chris Wilder seldom comments on transfer targets, preferring to leave the talking until an agreement has been reached and player has signed on the dotted line.

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