A Scandinavian view on the Blades
|Posted by Bergen Blade on August 15, 2016 at 5:45 AM||comments (0)|
By all accounts, Chris Wilder's preferred formation at Northampton was 4-2-3-1. After joining the Blades he stated that he had a preferred system, although he didn't actually say which one. But he did reveal he would be signing players to fit the system, not vice versa. After the Blades seemed to play most pre season games with a 4-2-3-1 system most Blades assumed that would be Wilder's preference.
In the final pre season game vs Derby we lined up like ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Bergen Blade on August 3, 2016 at 3:40 PM||comments (2)|
Another season is about to start, and the Blades will make another attempt at getting promotion from League One. It's been a pretty busy summer at the Lane and Bolton away is our first away game. How will Wilder compose his team?
I think he may go with the line up that started in the last major pre season game vs Derby, which was this:
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|Posted by Bergen Blade on May 13, 2016 at 6:35 PM||comments (0)|
Chris Wilder is the new Blades manager after the club wasted little time in finding a replacement for the departed Nigel Adkins. Wilder has done a great job at Northampton, saving them from relegation and building a Championship winning side on limited resources. Most Blades will be interested in what differences will we see on the pitch at the Lane.
In te...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Karl Haakon Bjerknes on March 5, 2016 at 7:40 AM||comments (0)|
KARL HÅKON BJERKNES vs TONY AGANA
I 2011 fikk jeg en ide om å intervjue Tony Agana i anledning en av mine reiser over for å oppleve Sheffield United live.
Medlemmer av Scandinavian Blades var med på å forme en intervju-guide som skulle danne grunnlaget for samtalen.
Av ulike årsaker fikk jeg aldri fullført nedskriving av intervjuet i 2011 og til slutt tok Lars Erik Bakken fra Dramme...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Bergen Blade on February 17, 2016 at 3:55 PM||comments (0)|
Our starting line up at Bury was:
Brayford Edgar Basham McEveley
Calvert-Lewin - - - - - BaxterRead Full Post »
|Posted by Bergen Blade on January 31, 2016 at 2:30 PM||comments (0)|
Regardless of how this season ends, it looks likely that there will be a huge clear out at Bramall Lane this summer. Many players are out of contract. Some are completely out of the favour, and others are probably considered past their best and therefore unlikely to be offered a new deal.
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|Posted by Karl Haakon Bjerknes on January 21, 2016 at 11:50 AM||comments (4)|
Tenkte jeg skulle finne ut hvilke spillere som utpeker seg som de best likte blant medlemmer i SB.
Starter med å gi mine stemmer til:
I nåværende spillerstall: John Brayford
I løpet av mine år som blades-supporter: Dane Whitehouse
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|Posted by Bergen Blade on January 5, 2016 at 4:40 PM||comments (0)|
Sheffield United var et meget godt cuplag under Nigel Clough.
Som underdogs hadde vi typene som var flinke til å jage, dekke rom, løpe mye demme opp, frustrere. Med Doyle som rutinert anker bak rappfotede terriere som Louis Reed og Stefan Scougall klarte ikke lag som Southampton, QPR og Tottenham å spille oss ut. Samtidig contret vi bra. Reed og Scougall hadde l&...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Bergen Blade on December 26, 2015 at 5:45 AM||comments (0)|
De talentfulle Molde-guttene Kristian Strande og Ola Ormset Husby gjennomførte for noen uker siden et treningsopphold med The Blades. I den forbindelse tok supporterklubben en prat med dem!
* Ola og Kristian i treningshallen på Shirecliffe
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|Posted by Bergen Blade on October 18, 2015 at 2:50 PM||comments (0)|
Nigel Adkins is learning things about his squad every week. All season he's been making tweaks, adjustments, changes in selections, roles and formations to try get the balance just right and to get the most out of his players. I'm still hopeful he'll get it right eventually.
Against Oldham he started w...Read Full Post »