Sheffield United manager Nigel Clough is considering a move for free agent Isaiah Osbourne, according to FLW sources.
Osbourne, 26, is currently without a club after being released by Blackpool this summer.
The free agent spent two years with the Tangerines from 2012 to 2014, accumulating 28 appearances and scoring one goal during his time at Bloomfield Road.
Osbourne played 19 times during his time at Aston Villa and according to FLW sources, Sheffield United are contemplating signing the midfielder on a one-year deal.
The midfielder has also had spells at Nottingham Forest, Middlesbrough, Sheffield Wednesday and Hibernian.