Sheffield United's predicted squad for Premier League return

After more than three months without a game, Sheffield United return to Premier League action on June 17 when they visit struggling Aston Villa.

Sheffield United players celebrate. Pictures: Getty Images

The Blades sat seventh in the top-flight standings and within touching distance of a Champions League place when 2019/20 was suspended due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Here's a look at the players who are in contention for selection by Chris Wilder at Villa Park.

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The Blades' number one is on-loan from Manchester United.
George Baldock has played every minute of all 28 of United's Premier League matches.
Enda Stevens has been another ever-present, on the left-hand side of Chris Wilder's defence.
John Fleck has netted five times from the centre of midfield.
Jack O'Connell is another member of the Blades' back-line to have featured in every top-flight fixture since promotion.
Chris Basham has also been selected at centre-half in each of the Brammall Lane outfit's 28 league games to date.
John Lundstram has four goals and three assists to his name from 27 outings.
Luke Freeman has been used sparingly since the turn of the year.
Oliver McBurnie signed for the club for what was a club-record fee of 17.5m in the summer. He has bagged four league goals thus far.
Billy Sharp has notched three times in 18 appearances.
Richairo Zivkovic joined United on loan fromChinese sideChangchun Yataion the final day of the January transfer window.
John Egan has missed just one of the Blades' Premier League matches.
Sander Berge joined from Belgian champions Genk in January at a cost of 22m, a move that saw United break their transfer record.
Lys Mousset is Blades' joint-top-scorer having struck five times, including efforts against Manchester United and Arsenal.
Phil Jagielka is in his second spell at Brammall Lane.
Oliver Norwood hasn't missed a single Premier League game this term.
David McGoldrick is still yet to break his duck in 2019/20, however he has chipped in with a couple of assists.
Panagiotis Retsos, a Greek international defender, is on loan at United from Bundesliga outfit Bayer Leverkusen.
Jack Rodwell is still waiting for a chance to really prove himself in S2.
Michael Verrips is back up to first-choice goalkeeper Dean Henderson.