Sheffield United appoint Slavisa Jokanovic as new manager

Sheffield United have appointed former Watford and Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic as their new permanent manager as the Blades look to make a swift return to the Premier League in 2022.

The 52-year-old, who is Sheffield United’s first ever overseas manager, achieved Championship promotion with Watford and Fulham in the Premier League in 2015 and 2018 respectively, the latter via the playoffs.