Thursday 22 February 2018

Reid sent on loan to blades

IRISH exile Andy Reid has joined Sheffield United on a month-long emergency loan from Sunderland, WRITES DANIEL McDONNELL.

The 28-year-old has been out of favour at the Stadium of Light this season after recovering from injury. He has been restricted to 27 minutes against Colchester in the Carling Cup, and a total of 12 minutes of Premier League replacement duty in the games against Manchester United and Arsenal.

Therefore, the Dubliner is well short of match practice and Gary Speed swooped to bring the midfielder to Bramall Lane. He is set to debut against Coventry this afternoon.

Irish Independent

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