Liverpool have confirmed that centre-back Ben Davies has left the membership to hitch Sheffield United on mortgage for the 2021/22 season.
Davies joined the Reds late within the winter 2021 switch window amid their damage disaster, however is but to even make a aggressive look for the membership.
He now joins up with the Blades, who have been relegated to the Championship on the finish of final season after a dismal Premier League marketing campaign.
Slavisa Jokanovic’s facet will probably be hoping that Davies’ signing will assist give them the sting within the race for promotion. Sheffield United have stored most of their core from final yr, with the one notable departures being these of John Lundstram and Phil Jagielka, although they’re but to make any everlasting signings this window.
Goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale has been closely linked with a transfer to Arsenal, however talks have slowed within the final week. Norway midfielder Sander Berge can be being eyed by different sides, however none have pulled the set off on him thus far.
A number of hope rests on file signing Rhian Brewster, who himself joined from Liverpool for a club-record £23.5m. The striker didn’t register a single objective final season, solely opening his Blades account within the EFL Cup final week.
New boss Jokanovic is called a specialist in getting groups promoted from the Championship, main Watford and Fulham to the Premier League in his solely two of his three full seasons in cost within the second tier. However his makes an attempt to get Sheffield United again to the highest flight haven’t began effectively – they misplaced their opening recreation of the season at residence to Birmingham, earlier than being held to a goalless draw by Swansea on Saturday.