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‘Testing schedule’ of pre-season matches for the Reds

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Barnsley have announced a series of pre-season fixtures as they build up to a demanding second campaign in the Championship. They kick-off with two away fixtures, taking on National League opponents Guiseley Town on Tuesday, 11 July (7.30pm) and then heading to League Two side Grimsby Town four days later for a Saturday afternoon re-union… Read more »


Reds finally get their man as Mallan makes the move to Oakwell

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After a week of speculation and misunderstandings highly-rated 21-years-old St Mirren midfielder Stevie Mallan has joined Barnsley on a three-year deal. It looked at one point earlier this week that the transfer had already gone through; then it transpired that the Barnsley bid had mistakenly been e-mailed to  the Scottish club’s fans’ website; but all… Read more »


Taylor back on the podium in Sheffrec Open 25

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Birdwell Wheeler Dan Taylor (pictured at the event) claimed his second podium finish of the season when he rode the Sheffrec Open 25 Mile time trial at Hatfield last Saturday. His 3rd place time of 55m 29s was 2m 13s behind winner Simon Beldon of Team SSLL and just 20 seconds quicker than 4th placed… Read more »


E-mail error holds up Barnsley’s bid for Scottish midfielder

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It would appear that Barnsley’s bid to sign St Mirren midfielder Stevie Mallan is not going as smoothly as might have been hoped. Apparently, when the Oakwell Club e-mailed an offer for the highly-rated 21-year-old last week it was mistakenly sent to the Saints’ fans’ site, stmirren.co.uk. The website’s editor passed the bid on to… Read more »


Reds set to sign 21-years-old Scottish midfield player

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St Mirren midfielder Steve Mallan is expected to join Barnsley after completing a medical. According to Scottish sources the Oakwell Club has agreed a fee of £200,00 for the 21-year-old, who is highly rated north of the border, He is a player who has been tracked all season by the Reds and he played a… Read more »


Booth gets top billing for Birdwell Wheelers

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Top billing this week, as far as Birdwell Wheelers are concerned, goes to 16 year old Tom Booth (pictured) who last Saturday in the Rossington Wheelers 10 mile Open time trial at Hatfield Woodhouse finished 1st Junior and 15th overall in a new course personal best of 23m 29s. Competing in the same event Trevor… Read more »


Scale of rebuilding laid bare as 19 players depart Oakwell

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The huge rebuilding task facing Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom has been starkly emphasised with the publication of the retained list, which reveals that 19 of the players who were with the Oakwell Club at the end of the current campaign will not be available next season. Two have declined to sign a new contract,… Read more »



Marc Roberts is Oakwell Player of the Year

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Skipper Marc Roberts (pictured) has won the Oakwell Club’s Player of the Year award. Josh Scowen came second and Andy Yiadom third. Roberts, who was also the winner of the Disabled Supporters’ Player of the Year award,  received his trophies on the pitch before the Reds’ final home game of the season against Burton Albion…. Read more »