From Desert Storm to Bramall Lane: One man's remarkable journey. The 'game-changing' Saudi prince, Ched Evans and yes, those tweets. Ex-Sheffield United chief Jim Phipps' love affair with the Blades.

From Desert Storm to Bramall Lane: One man's remarkable journey. The 'game-changing' Saudi prince, Ched Evans and yes, those tweets. Ex-Sheffield United chief Jim Phipps' love affair with the Blades.

FROM Desert Storm to Bramall Lane. In what is a truly remarkable story, former co-chairman at Sheffield United Jim Phipps, reveals exclusively to ViewFromTheJohnStreet.com his time in the US military as an interregator during the first Iraq war and how he was at the forefront of the rebuilding program in the aftermath of the second invasion. He also offers a fascinating insight into his time at Bramall Lane, the Ched Evans storm, Prince Abdullah and yes, those tweets.

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Sheffield United chief Kevin McCabe delivers damning verdict on Adkins' judgment which leaves Blades manager hanging by a thread at Bramall Lane

Sheffield United chief Kevin McCabe delivers damning verdict on Adkins' judgment which leaves Blades manager hanging by a thread at Bramall Lane

NIGEL ADKINS is becoming an increasingly isolated figure after damning comments by co-owner Kevin McCabe on the manager's player recruitment. Resulting in failure to escape League One for a fifth year. And he supports Adkins! Partner Prince Abdullah wants change. Crowd reaction in the final match of the season at Bramall Lane could have a big part to play.

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Watch Sheffield United's co-chairman Jim Phipps talk all things Blades.

Watch Sheffield United's co-chairman Jim Phipps talk all things Blades.

JOURNALIST and  broadcaster Alan Biggs gave his take this week in his latest column for the Sheffield Telegraph on an interview with Jim Phipps, Sheffield United's co-chairman Phipps was a guest recently on Alan's sports show broadcast by SheffieldLive TV which you can watch here.

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Nigel Clough is heading for extra time at Bramall Lane but can Sheffield United afford to pay the penalty?

Nigel Clough is heading for extra time at Bramall Lane but can Sheffield United afford to pay the penalty?

SHEFFIELD UNITED'S  bid to escape League One at the fourth attempt is not going to plan. Manager Nigel Clough was clear about the objective – automatic promotion. Since the optimism of last summer United's season has eroded. Now the club are engaged in a scramble to secure a play-off place. The relationship between manager and many supporters has soured. Should we be surprised?

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