Southgate in frame for Sheffield Utd job

Former Aston Villa defender Gareth Southgate is in line for the Sheffield United manager's job.

Former Aston Villa defender Gareth Southgate is in line for the Sheffield United manager's job.

The Daily Star says the ex-Middlesbrough boss, 42, wants to get back in the dug-out after working as an ITV pundit.

He has joined caretaker-boss Chris Morgan, Motherwell’s Stuart McCall and Orient chief Russell Slade on the shortlist for the Blades job.

A source said: “Gareth has indicated a desire to return to management and could be tempted by the Sheffield United job.”

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