Vital Football

Latest Sheffield United News

SUFC Weir still looking to bolster squad

SUFC Weir still looking to bolster squad

Sheffield United boss David Weir says he is still looking to bolster his squad ahead of the new season but admits he is not close to any new signings at the moment.

Weir brought in four players earlier this week as he looks to put a stamp on the squad that he has inherited.

Febian Brandy, Stephen McGinn, Sean McGinty and Jasper Johns all arrived at the club and Weir says he wants to bring more players in.

Speaking in the Sheffield Telegraph , Weir said, "As a manager, you are always looking. That`s the nature of the job. You have always got to be looking to improve your side.

"I would like to bring in more players but I understand the constraints here. We are not really close to bringing anyone else in."


Weir may have a battle to hold onto two of rising stars at Bramall Lane.

Goalkeeper George Long, who is currently away with the England under-20 squad at the World Cup finals in Turkey and defender Harry Maguire, cleaned up at the end of season awards dinner.

The pair won many admirers during the course of last season and with United failing to win promotion back to the championship, clubs from the top two divisions are monitoring the situation with it common knowledge that the blades are having to vastly reduce their budget as they prepare for a third season in League One.

Join The Vital Debate

Vital Sheffield United is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!

Vital Sheffield United on: facebook

Vital Sheffield United on: twitter

Join Vital Sheffield United

It's easy to REGISTER HERE, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved!




Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:S2
Date:Saturday June 29 2013
Time: 9:50AM

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Spa Preview

Comments

0
Still need a striker or two
S2 Blades
01/07/2013 14:03:00
0
or 3, or 4.
BilboBlade
01/07/2013 22:24:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Sheffield United Articles

Millwall 2-1 Sheffield United - Highlights

Sheffield United were beaten by Millwall in League 1 on Saturday.

Bottom of the League!

Olly writes his latest following yesterday`s defeat away at Millwall.

Stats: Millwall v Sheffield United

All the stats from Millwall (2) vs (1) Sheffield United, The Den, 20/8/16 Att: 9,058

Team Sheets - Millwall v Sheffield United

Sheffield United go to the Den as the visitors to Millwall for the latest League 1 match.

Archived Vital Blades Articles

Vital Blades articles from

Site Journalists

Oliver Longden
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Millwall MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Moore1%
Freeman0%
Wilson0%
O'Connell16%
Hussey0%
Scougall0%
Coutts0%
Basham0%
Duffy33%
Sharp0%
Clarke0%
Sub - Done0%
Sub - Chapman0%
Sub - McNulty50%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Bolton 4 4 0 0 12 4
2 Scunthorpe 4 3 1 0 10 8
3 Bradford 4 3 1 0 10 4
4 Chesterfield 4 2 1 1 7 3
5 Charlton 4 2 1 1 7 2
6 Port Vale 4 2 1 1 7 2
7 MK Dons 4 2 1 1 7 1
8 Millwall 4 2 1 1 7 0
9 Swindon 4 2 1 1 7 0
10 Gillingham 4 2 1 1 7 -2
11 Peterborough 4 2 0 2 6 3
12 Fleetwood 4 1 2 1 5 1
13 Oldham 4 1 2 1 5 -2
14 Bury 4 1 1 2 4 0
15 Northampton 4 0 4 0 4 0
16 Southend 4 1 1 2 4 -1
17 Walsall 4 1 1 2 4 -1
18 Bristol Rovers 4 1 1 2 4 -2
19 Oxford 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Shrewsbury 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Coventry 4 0 2 2 2 -3
22 Rochdale 4 0 1 3 1 -3
23 Wimbledon 4 0 1 3 1 -4
24 Sheff Utd 4 0 1 3 1 -5
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Sheffield United Results (view all)

Sheffield United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Olly from the MOD9