Chris Wilder has wasted no time in bolstering Sheffield United’s squad, as they prepare for life in the Championship after spending six gruelling years out of it.
The Blades have already secured the signing of Hartlepool United talisman Nathan Thomas and Chesterfield striker Ched Evans, who needs no further introduction to the Bramall Lane faithful.
The Yorkshire club are also reportedly close to completing the capture of Portsmouth left-back Enda Stevens, which shows the intent that Wilder is displaying in order to take the Blades up and beyond next campaign.
The Championship is a harsh, tough environment where anything can happen though, and the Blades still need to recruit in other areas if they are to go for yet another promotion in 2017/18.
A huge club like Sheffield United wouldn’t have any problems in attracting players to the club, but which two other players should Chris Wilder in order to compete with the fellow big boys next year?
FLW writer George Harbey here identifies TWO players who’d be shrewd signings for Wilder’s side…