With the last campaign resulting in elation for the Blades; there was disappointment in the blue half of the city. As both teams in Sheffield find themselves in this seasons Championship, they face the mouth-watering prospect of a first Steel City Derby in five years.
That fixture promises to be the tastiest match on the calendar for both clubs this season. With United looking to settle into the division and Wednesday hoping to improve upon last seasons fortunes, both sides could be expected to have vastly different seasons yet again.
In this article though, Jake Verity looks into why the Owls could be Premier League bound and the Blades could be facing the prospect of a trip to Wembley under Chris Wilder in this upcoming season.