SPIREITES: Away day guide v Sheffield United

Bramall Lane - Sheffield United'''� copyright :  BLADES SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY
Bramall Lane - Sheffield United'''� copyright : BLADES SPORTS PHOTOGRAPHY

Here’s all you need to know about Chesterfield’s opponents on Saturday, Sheffield United.

Club: Sheffield United

Nickname: The Blades

Founded: 1889

Ground: Bramall Lane

Capacity: 32,704

Address: Bramall Lane, Sheffield, S2 4SU

Distance from Chesterfield in car: 10 miles

Directions and car parking: Leave the M1 at Junction 36 and follow the A61 into Sheffield. Follow the A61 into Sheffield and you will eventually reach a roundabout at the junction with the A621. At the roundabout turn right onto the A621 Bramall Lane.

Light refreshment: Pubs close to the ground tend to be for home fans only. About a ten minute walk away at the bottom of Eccleshall Road is a recently opened Wetherspoons Outlet called the ‘Sheaf Island’.

Last season’s fixture: The two met on the final day of the 2014/15 season, in a 1-1 draw. Ian Evatt cancelled out Marc McNulty’s opener in front of over 26,000. Both sies were under different managers and went on to suffer play-off semi-final defeat.