The England Under-21 star was in the final 12 months of his current deal and talks had stalled.
But the midfielder has put pen to paper on a record pounds 14,000-a-week deal with the option of a further 12 months, making him the highest-paid player in the club's history.
Blades manager Neil Warnock said: "Obviously we've been working hard on this and Phil wanted to be here and be in the Premiership."
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|Publication:||Sunday Mirror (London, England)|
|Date:||Aug 20, 2006|
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