The blades have to settle for a 1-0 win over ten men Newcastle courstey of Billy Sharp Spot kick Goal.
It’s was all smiles at Bramall lane at full time , as the blades secure their fight win of the season against Newcastle united.
Chris wilder who’s team sit at the bottom of the premier league table with 2 point after 17 game got his first win of the season against 10 men Newcastle.
The winning saw sheffield United point raise to 5 points from 18 games but still languish at the buttom of the Table.
Newcastle were reduced to 10 men at the stroke of half time when Ryan fraser was shown his second yellow card of the game after a reckless challenge on sheffield United David McGoldrick .
First premier league Win For Sheffield United
Although Newcastle put on an impressive fight in the second half despite been reduced to 10 men in the first half.
However things took a different dimension when Newcastle captain Federico Fernandez handles the ball in his own box to gift sheffield United a spot kick.
Initially the referee wasn’t interested in awarding a spot kick to the blades not until After a very much var check .
Blades captain Billy Sharp Steps up to convert from spot kick to score the decisive match winning goal.
Sharp’s goal tonight ,took his blades goal tally to goal number 100.
“Huge relief, my heart was in my mouth at the end. I’m delighted we’ve got the win and got that clean sheet.” Said Billy Sharp after the game.
Head coach who has been fighting to keep his job express his delight in tonight performance.
“For everybody. Supporters, players, everybody. Far too long coming, but deserved I believe.”Chris Wilder on tonight’s win.
However Tonight winning might just be the turning point the club need to turn their awful performance so far this season.