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Bramall Lane.  (Photo by Michael Regan / Getty Images)
Bramall Lane. (Photo by Michael Regan / Getty Images)

A hat-trick from Gareth Bale and a strike from Son Heung-Min was enough to give Spurs the three points and make four of five losses for the Blades.

Acting boss Paul Heckingbottom also didn’t fire any punches after the final whistle.

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Burnley, West Ham and Norwich City are all keen to sign Nottingham Forest defender Joe Worrall. (The Sun) (Photo by Laurence Griffiths / Getty Images)

“I didn’t like watching it. It was a passive performance. There was a difference in the second half, in approach and in attitude.

“From Spurs’ point of view, they’ll be happy with the goals, but we’re not.

“The first is so passive, the second is a counter from our corner and the third is a giveaway in a bad area.

“We know he [Bale] is a world class player that we cannot afford to give this type of player these opportunities. We have to be at our best to compete at this level. “

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He added: “We know we’ve played good players every week in this league and we have to be at our best to compete, and we weren’t in the first half.

“That’s what upset me, to be honest. The first half was not good enough.

Next up for the Blades is a clash against Crystal Palace at Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon.

We’ve rounded up the best of today’s Premier League transfer rumors involving Sheffield United and the rest of their top rivals below …

Ryan Kent has spoken out on his future at Rangers amid the reported interest from Leeds United. He said: “It’s good to be linked with other football clubs, the big clubs, but you have to understand the duty to know where you are and as long as I am at Rangers I will always give 100% . at the club.” (Sky Sports) (Photo by Ian MacNicol / Getty Images)
West Ham approached Brighton with an investigation into midfielder Yves Bissouma ahead of the summer transfer window. (Sunday People) (Photo by Mike Hewitt / Getty Images)
Sheffield United are expected to pay £ 1.7million in compensation if they decide to bring in KV Oostende manager Alexander Blessin. (The Sun) (Photo by KRISTOF VAN ACCOM / BELGA MAG / AFP via Getty Images)
Newcastle United boss Steve Bruce has now directly asked to be kept informed about the future of Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham. (Chronicle) (Photo by Ian Walton – Pool / Getty Images)
PSG and Borussia Dortmund are set to face Manchester United for Brighton defender Ben White this summer. (The Sun) (Photo by Mike Hewitt / Getty Images)
Burnley could make a move for Sheffield United goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale if he sells Nick Pope in the summer transfer window. (The Sun) (Photo by Justin Setterfield / Getty Images)
Kevin Campbell backed Newcastle United to permanently sign Joe Willock from Arsenal at the end of the season. The former striker claims the midfielder already has ‘divine’ status in the northeast. (Football Insider) (Photo by Clive Brunskill / Getty Images)

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