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Blades Looking to Continue Good Fortune

Blades Looking to Continue Good Fortune

Not since 1993 have Sheffield United lost to Yorkshire rivals Leeds, and the Blades will be hoping that this good fortune continues at the weekend.

It will be a return to Elland Road for Gary Speed, who is still held in high regard there from his playing days, and is sure to receive the most positive reaction of any previous Blades boss.

However, once the formalities are over, it's the actions on the field that will matter to the travelling Blades faithful, as Speed looks to build on the victory over Portsmouth last week.

Nyron Nosworthy is expected to replace the injured Chris Morgan in United's only change, and new signing Richard Wright should take up a position on the bench.

For the home side, new signing George McCartney should start in the problem left-back area.

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Writer:Shepsblade
Date:Friday September 24 2010
Time: 9:44AM

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Lots of talk about Speed bringing in Richie De Laet on a 3 month loan from Man U. Fergie bought him in from Stoke in 2009, Belgum International, only played a hand full of first team games, but is said to be highly rated at Old Trafford. He is 21 yrs old, 6ft 1" and can play anywhere along the back four.
gloucblade
24/09/2010 13:51:00
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Like you said - "he can play anywhere" he's not gonna choose to play "darn't layne"
simonfire1
24/09/2010 15:14:00
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Intellegent comment, simplesimon.
gloucblade
24/09/2010 19:15:00
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He's signed and in squad for tomorrow SS1
harrogateblade
24/09/2010 19:37:00
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well done speedo...got a feeling this lad is going to be decent.
bladesforlife1889
25/09/2010 02:34:00
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really really dissapointing today...and wardy's going to be off in january deffinately!!
bladesforlife1889
25/09/2010 19:46:00
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Shocking today, set off with the intentions of getting a draw, and didnt evn get that!!!! Cressy,Evans, and Monty very poor today. Only good thing about today was the Fantastic support, they really dont deserve it at times.
gazzdablade
25/09/2010 22:55:00
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great support? they didn't even fill the away end gazza...hence the reason why the ticket office was open until late in friday evening.....shocking!!
bladesforlife1889
26/09/2010 00:16:00
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Forget about the support, what is important is we have only scored 4 goals in 8 games, now that is worrying !
micksilver
26/09/2010 09:00:00
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people on here constantly praise macabe as a saint...unfortuntely he is the only person thatn can change things...and yes it is as simple as that!! the squad needs more carisma...we needa tarabut and a jamie mackie in the side!!
bladesforlife1889
26/09/2010 15:53:00
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