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25 December 2014

Ten facts about Sheffield United ahead of our League One encounter


 1: FOUNDED:1889

 2: NICKNAME: The Blades

3: HOME GROUND: Bramall Lane 

4: CAPACITY: 32,609 

5: MANAGER:Nigel Clough 

6: ONE TO WATCH:Jamal Campbell-Ryce  

 7: MOST LEAGUE APPEARANCES:Joe Shaw, 629, 1948-66 

 8: LAST MATCH PLAYED: Sheffield United 1 Walsall 1

 9: FORM (LAST 6):Won 2 Drawn 3 Lost 1

10: *DID YOU KNOW?: Graham Shaw, who made over 400 Football League appearances for Sheffield United, was a former ABA junior boxing champion. Graham made his debut for the Blades in 1952, when he played in the Sheffield derby match at Hillsborough and went on to win five England caps.

  Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*

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