Sheffield United player ratings v Wolves as Blades get first win of season after striker’s game of two halves
The Blades had led through Cameron Archer before the hammer blow of Jean-Ricner Bellegarde’s 89th-minute equaliser. But the Blades kept believing and after Fabio Silva was punished for fouling George Baldock, Ollie Norwood stepped up to hammer home the winner from the spot in inury time.
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The banner flourished in the Gallowgate End before kick off was unequivocal: “We don’t surrender,” it read. Had the Manchester United fans been so inclined, they could have responded with a sign which encompassed the attitude of several of their players on the St James Park pitch: “We don’t compete.”
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The image of Pep Guardiola flat on his back in the technical area is destined to be one of the great studies in sporting torment, the Premier League equivalent of Basil Fawlty thrashing a defenceless Mini with a tree branch. His hands to his temples, his smart black shoes pointing at the sky, he could not fathom how his Manchester City side had relinquished three winning positions in a single game. Neither could the 50,000 home fans here, many of whom stared at each other in disbelief, as if the