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Sport EXC: Sheff Utd hold talks with Alexander Blessin over managerial role

03:16  02 april  2021
03:16  02 april  2021 Source:   dailymail.co.uk

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KV Oostende boss Alexander Blessin has emerged as a strong contender for the managerial vacancy at Sheffield United.

The Blades are looking for a replacement for Chris Wilder who left Bramall Lane last month with the club heading for relegation from the Premier League.

It's understood that they have held extensive talks with Blessin and set up another meeting to discuss the job.

a person standing in front of a fence: Sheffield United have spoken with KV Oostende's Alexander Blessin over becoming their boss © Provided by Daily Mail Sheffield United have spoken with KV Oostende's Alexander Blessin over becoming their boss a man wearing a uniform: Chris Wilder's time as Sheffield United manager came to an end last month after a poor season © Provided by Daily Mail Chris Wilder's time as Sheffield United manager came to an end last month after a poor season

The 47-year-old German made his name as a youth-team coach at RB Leipzig before joining Oostende last summer, and his team currently sit fourth in the Belgian League.

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United owner Prince Abdullah is believed to be looking for a young coach with fresh ideas and has been attracted by Blessin's work with young players and his ability to operate on a budget at Oostende.

Paul Heckingbottom is in caretaker charge of the Yorkshire club who face Leeds in a derby at Elland Road on Saturday 14 points adrift of safety.

a man wearing a uniform: Blessin made his name as a youth-team coach at RB Leipzig (pictured) before joining Oostende © Provided by Daily Mail Blessin made his name as a youth-team coach at RB Leipzig (pictured) before joining Oostende Read more

Man United and Leeds join the race for Sheffield United's Kyron Gordon .
The 18-year old centre back has been in and around United's first team squad this season after impressing playing for the Bramall Lane club's U23s and working with the first team in training. Previous boss Chris Wilder and Paul Heckingbottom have both been pleased with Gordon’s development and attitude as the teenager pushes for his breakthrough with another year left on his contract.

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