Where are these ex Sheffield United Premier League players now?
Welcome to the Sheffield United legends page – the gateway to information on ex players who have played in the Premier League.
In addition to information on ex Sheffield United players we have also added the club’s Premier League statistics which include the top goalscorers, most appearances and also the club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the English Premier League.
Alan Kelly – Premier League Appearances: 66 | Clean Sheets: 18
Former Sheffield United keeper Alan Kelly hung up his gloves in 2004 whilst playing for Blackburn Rovers having played top flight football for a total of 19 years. Read More..
Brian Deane – Premier League Appearances: 286 | Goals Scored: 71
Scorer of the first Premier League goal in 1992, Brian Deane eventually retired from playing in 2007 after his third spell at Sheffield United. Read More..
Alan Cork – Premier League Appearances: 46 | Goals Scored: 5
A legend at Wimbledon where he made over 400 appearances, Alan Cork retired from playing professionally in 1995 after a spell playing for Fulham in Division Two. Read More..
Carl Bradshaw – Premier League Appearances: 98 | Goals Scored: 3
A Sheffield man through and through and former Sheffield United captain, Carl Bradshaw retired from playing in 2005 after playing non-league football with Alfreton Town. Read More..
Adrian Littlejohn – Premier League Appearances: 43 | Goals Scored: 11
Fondly remembered by Blades fans for his goalscoring exploits in their first ever Premier League season in 1992-93, Adrian Littlejohn retired from playing in 2008 after a short spell in non-league with Retford United. Read More..
Dane Whitehouse – Premier League Appearances: 52 | Goals Scored: 10
Legendary Sheffield United winger Dane Whitehouse unfortunately had to retire from football in 2000 after failing to recover from a serious knee injury. He was only 30 years old at the time. Read More..
Rob Hulse – Premier League Appearances: 36 | Goals Scored: 8
Former Sheffield United striker Rob Hulse retired from playing in 2013 after three years at Queens Park Rangers. Read More..
Sheffield United Premier League Statistics
This table shows the players who have made the most Premier League appearances for Sheffield United and the top goalscorers for Sheffield United in the Premier League.
Top EPL Goalscorers Goals Most EPL Appearances Games Brian Deane 14 Carl Bradshaw 72 Adrian Littlejohn 11 Paul Beesley 64 Dane Whitehouse 10 Alan Kelly 63 Jostein Flo 9 Glyn Hodges 62 Rob Hulse 8 Paul Rodgers 52 Glyn Hodges 6 Dane Whitehouse 52 Paul Rogers 6 Kevin Gage 48 Brian Gayle 5 Mitch Ward 48 Jon Stead 5 Alan Cork 46 Nathan Blake 5 Adrian Littlejohn 46
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