In the summer, when Sheffield United appointed Nigel Adkins as their manager, it was considered quite the coup for the League One side as they look to return to the Championship.
The 50-year old is more famous for his time with Southampton when he led them to consecutive promotions during a three-year stay with the club and he has established himself as one of the best managers in the Football League.
He will hope to secure the Blades’ return to the second tier of English football this season after a four year absence. He has achieved promotion numerous times in his career and he will hope to add another to his CV with United.
He has managed in League One, The Championship and the Premier League and has certainly had an impressive career as a manager.
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