After spending 6 years in the depths of League One, it appears that this season – under the guidance of Chris Wilder – Sheffield United may finally escape England’s third tier and fire themselves back up to the Championship.

The Blades currently sit eight points clear of Fleetwood Town who occupy 2nd place and will be keen to continue their excellent form and secure the League One title.

However, with the likes of Bolton Wanderers and Bradford City breathing down their necks, there is no room for complacency.

Should Sheffield United secure promotion, as many expect, they will need to make shrewd additions to their squad if they are to compete in the Championship next year.

This article is going to take a look at three players Wilder should target if the Blades go up…