Sheffield United continue to defy the odds in the Championship, sitting in the final playoff spot and playing some excellent football under Chris Wilder.
The Blades, despite succumbing to defeat to rivals Leeds this weekend, remain well within the mix for promotion as it stands, and the fans at Bramall Lane are still hopeful of a successful season for their club.
However, it’s becoming increasingly clear that the club do need to invest in a striker to keep them in the top six, and today’s news emerging of a potential six month loan deal for Jermain Defoe is bound to capture the attention of the Blades faithful.
The experienced and lethal striker has bagged over 100 Premier League goals during his time in the top flight, and he would no doubt be superb signing for a lot of clubs, despite being well into his 30’s now.
With the news of such a deal potentially being on the table, we asked our writing panel at FLW for a few thoughts on the deal.
Here’s what our writers think of Defoe to Sheffield United…