Yorkshire news Blades dealt transfer blow as target signs fresh deal with Italian club PremierLeague-News.Com
PremierLeague-News.Com - Blades are looking to add to their squad but one of their defensive targets now appears to be firmly off the list after penning a new contract with his club
PremierLeague-News.Com - Breaking Sport Transfer News ! Omar Colley, who was linked with a January move to Sheffield United, has signed fresh terms with Sampdoria. The 28-year-old was one of a number of centre-backs reportedly on the radar of United. The Gambian international was touted as a potential arrival this month as the Blades continue to search for a player capable of filling in for Jack O'Connell. Colley was understood to be keen on a move to England, especially having been shunted to the sidelines in recent months by the Serie A club. Yorkshire Football App - Blades Yorkshire Live has launched a new dedicated football app to bring you the one stop shop for all Sheffield United news. Football Yorkshire brings you the latest transfer developments, live match coverage, injury updates and all the daily news from Bramall Lane. You can customise the app to your own preferences and stay across everything you need to know, while joining the debate with Blades fans in our comments section. Download the app by clicking here.
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. Colley has signed a new contract until 2025. He has made 12 appearances for 11th-placed Sampdoria this season. Blades boss Chris Wilder previously spoke of the difficulties that may lie ahead trying to persuade players from abroad to sign on loan at Bramall Lane for the second half of the season. For the latest transfer news follow Yorkshire's live blog Speaking last month, Wilder said: "From a foreign point of view it will most certainly be more difficult because of our league position. "But not domestically, because I believe if we bring a player in on loan domestically he will understand the team and the stats, how we play and how close we are to wins." United, fresh from their first Premier League win of the season against Newcastle, are still searching for their first signing of this month's window.
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