Sheffield United: Billy Sharp and Oliver Norwood sign new deals


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Sheffield United captain Billy Sharp and vice-captain Oliver Norwood have signed contract extensions with the club.

Sharp, 34, has agreed a two-year deal to stay with his boyhood team until the end of the 2021-22 campaign.

Former Northern Ireland midfielder Norwood has signed a three-year deal with the Bramall Lane outfit.

The Blades sit seventh in the suspended Premier League table after an impressive season under Chris Wilder.

Forward Sharp, who is in his second spell with the club, said it was a “no brainer” to sign a new deal.

“I’ve said previously about wanting to finish my career here and the talks were pretty simple,” he told the club’s website