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Sheffield United unveil ambitious plans for stadium expansion

A view of the inside of Bramall Lane football stadium in Sheffield looking towards the Shoreham Kop.
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By Jordan Rushworth Sheffield United have announced plans to add a second tier to the South Stand at Bramall Lane. The new tier would increase the stadium’s capacity to 38,000, an increase of around 5,400 seats. The plans would involve the creation of a new concourse, better facilities for disabled supporters and a new ticket office. There will also be […]

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Lunchtime Bulletin 03/05/17

Lunchtime Bulletin 03/05/17

All the latest from the Yorkshire Voice TV newsroom. Today we talk about York’s Clifford Tower, Joe McCafferty and Sheffield United’s open-top bus parade.

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Sharp shooter targets milestone at Swindon

Sharp shooter targets milestone at Swindon

By Richard Wright  Sheffield United’s Billy Sharp can hit the 200 career goals milestone at Swindon Town as the Blades eye up their 22nd league victory this year. Sharp is just two away from the target for the team he has supported since his childhood. He has had three spells at the Blades, scoring 55 league goals, and is also top […]

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Blades looking for away win at Oxford

Blades looking for away win at Oxford

By Chris Woodside Oxford face tough a task at home as league leaders Sheffield United are in town looking for a win at a critical time in the season. The home side will be looking to produce a shock upset and avenge their defeat at the weekend. After a 2-0 defeat to Bristol Rovers at home The U’s still have […]

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Title up for grabs as Blades host Bolton

Title up for grabs as Blades host Bolton

By Matthew Brady The League One title hangs in the balance as Bolton travel to South Yorkshire to face Sheffield United in a game that could have huge ramifications at the top of the table. Both sides have gone unbeaten throughout February, although league leaders United have failed to win their last two games, including being held at home by promotion […]

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The Blades out to extend lead at the top as Scunthorpe visit the Lane

Bramall Lane

By Andrew Smith A bumper crowd is expected at Bramall Lane as Scunthorpe United look to close the gap to two points when they visit table toppers Sheffield United. The Blades could be without key defender Ethan Ebanks-Landell, who continues to struggle with a hip complaint. However, the Wolves loanee did manage a second half cameo in United’s previous fixture […]

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Hanson ready to share scoring duties at Sheffield United

James Hanson

By Andrew Smith The arrival of James Hanson at Sheffield United has been met with some scepticism from Blades fans, but the towering forward could be the difference in the promotion push.

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New Charlton boss looking for quick start against Sheffield United

New Charlton boss looking for quick start against Sheffield United

By Ben Guzdek Charlton host Sheffield United this weekend with the away team looking to continue their fine form in League One. Charlton’s new manager Karl Robinson is hoping to end Sheffield’s five-win streak after he was appointed manager following the sudden departure of Russel Slade last week Welcome Karl Robinson. "Manager of the Month" used to be an award, […]

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Sheffield United host Bury with visitors in dire straits

Sheffield United host Bury with visitors in dire straits

By Mark Smith Sheffield United welcome Bury to Bramall Lane on the back of an unbelievable run which has taken them to 2nd in League One. Cast back to four games into the new season and the Blades were bottom of the table, but an unbeaten run of 13 has brought belief to the Yorkshire club. Despite the incredible run, […]

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Blades brilliance boosts Sheffield – with 11 games undefeated

Blades brilliance boosts Sheffield – with 11 games undefeated

By William Hardy Sheffield United are on their best form since the club won 10 games in a row in the 2013-14 season. The Blades beat MK Dons 2-1 on Saturday to go 11 undefeated. This followed a rocky start to the season, with two losses and a draw.

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