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'Absolutely class': Sheffield United fans laud Ethan Ampadu after Newcastle performance

Sheffield United finally got their first win of the season as they saw off Newcastle United 1-0 at Bramall Lane.

Billy Sharp’s second half penalty was enough for the Blades, who deserved the win overall and had Newcastle down to ten men before the break.

There was a zip and verve about United again, akin to that of last season at times and they really did do everything but score until the penalty.

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A number of Blades put in fine performances, too, with some players who have often underwhelmed at times this term coming out fighting.

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One such player was Ethan Ampadu. The Chelsea loanee slotting in at left centre-back and putting in his best performance of the season so far.

His display was lauded on social media too, as a number of Blades supporters took time out to sing the praises of Ampadu after what has been a difficult period for him this year.

Here, then, is what the Sheffield United fans had to say on Twitter about Ampadu’s efforts against the Magpies.

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