Olympiacos and Celtic among the clubs interested in Sheffield United full-back George Baldock after his key role in Blades’ Premier League stint
- George Baldock impressed for Sheffield United in their two-year top-flight stint
- The Blades full-back is now attracting attention from clubs across Europe
- Olympiakos and Burnley are interested, while Celtic failed at attempt to loan him
Sheffield United full-back George Baldock is attracting major interest ahead of the transfer deadline.
The 28-year-old was a key player for the Blades during their two seasons in the Premier League before their relegation back into the Championship last term.
And his performances have garnered big interest from a number of teams across the continent.
George Baldock has garnered interest from European club after his top-flight performances
Baldock has already begun his Championship season, facing-off with Birmingham last week
Olympiakos are understood to have expressed an interest in the Baldock, who is of Greek descent, while Celtic and Burnley are also keen.
Celtic have tried to secure a loan deal for Baldock but United have do not want to consider a temporary move for the defender.
Baldock started the Blades’ first game of the EFL season, the 1-0 loss to Birmingham.
But the former MK Dons’ man’s future remains unclear heading into the final weeks of the transfer window.
Celtic have tried to bring in the defender on-loan but Sheffield won’t do a temporary deal
The Blades are looking to rebuild this season in the second tier, having sacked legendary manager Chris Wilder last term.
They were far below the required level last season and finished bottom of the league, and will hope to bounce-back quickly under Slavisa Jokanovic.
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