However, his long term injury layoff, coupled with a total loss in form from the Blades has led to a dramatic decline down the table, and ultimately what looks to be their impending relegation.
The report claims the Reds could look to the 24-time Norway international to replace Gini Wijnaldum – who could still leave for nothing this summer.
Blades fans have been reacting on social media, giving Kopites a flavour of the feeling towards the Norwegian…
Lads a quality player so it was always going to happen. Just hope the board have their heads screwed on right and make sure we get top price for him. Knowing our history we will give him away for next to nowt!
— Jagref74 (@jagref74) March 16, 2021
35m for me. Especially with the calibre of club interested. Buy 3x 10m players with that…
— Dean Williamson (@_DW24) March 16, 2021
He didn’t come to England to play in Championship…#nosurprises
— John (@carboni157) March 16, 2021
Not a shock as Klopp was supposedly monitoring him at Genk.
— Rich (@Richard20162764) March 16, 2021
Would be gutted to see Sander leave, hope we at least sell high and have clauses involved
— will ?? (@WillJ_S2) March 16, 2021
He would be unreal in a team of stars not gona lie https://t.co/ByoPNxO25U
— james bollington (@jbollington13) March 16, 2021