The shooting is believed to have taken place in the Parkway area of West Bowling, and police enquiries are under way to find out exactly what happened.
The 27 year old man is currently in a serious but stable condition in hospital, however his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
More top news
107 killed in both world wars were remembered today with a new memorial put up in their honour.
Showers ease overnight. Drier and fresher in Sunday. Kerrie has the detail....
A young Sheffield author's written a book to raise funds in memory of his older brother.