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Reds disappoint on a record-breaking day for Wycombe

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Wycombe Wanderers 1, Barnsley 0 (SkyBet League One) The support for Barnsley at Adams Park was outstanding, just short of a thousand fans making the trip to cheer on their side. It was so disappointing that it was not matched by the performance by the players on the pitch. The Reds were way below the… Read more »


Reds pay double penalty as City slickers end Trophy run

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Barnsley 3, Manchester City Under 21s 3 (City win 5-3 on penalties) (Checkatrade Trophy) (By Keith Lodge) It looked for most of the first half as though Barnsley’s collective experience was going to triumph over the extreme youth of City’s Under 21 team, but in the end it was the clinical finishing of the visitors… Read more »


Reds corner the plaudits in six-goal cup-tie thriller

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Southend United 2, Barnsley 4 (Emirates FA Cup, second round) Barnsley produced an FA Cup performance at Roots Hall which bodes well for success in their primary aim of securing promotion from League One at the first attempt The played some admirable football,with good movement, slick passing and neat link-up play, and there were further encouraging signs… Read more »



Off-colour Reds at sixes and sevens but escape with a point

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Barnsley 1, Doncaster Rovers 1 (SkyBet League One) (By Keith Lodge) A first-touch equaliser by substitute Cauley Woodrow and a superb stoppage time save by goalkeeper Adam Davies prevented Barnsley from suffering their first home defeat since March and at the same time enabled them to stretch their unbeaten league run to seven matches. However, they… Read more »


Former Reds’ boss dies aged 82

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Barnsley Football Club have announced the death of former manager Jim Iley at the age of 82. The West Yorkshireman played for Tottenham Hotspur, Nottingham Forest and Newcastle United, leading the Magpies to promotion from the First Division as captain in 1965. His first spell as a manager was at Peterborough United and after a successful… Read more »


Reds’ stars visit Hospice ahead of derby day fund-raising

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Barnsley FC stars Kieffer Moore and Zeki Fryers joined the club’s manager Daniel Stendel on a visit to Barnsley Hospice. The group visited the charity ahead of their fund-raising ‘takeover’ during Saturday’s match against Doncaster Rovers to see for themselves how donations make a difference. They met patients and staff and were given a tour… Read more »


Barnsley’s ‘big threes’ puts the skids under Accrington

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Accrington Stanley 0, Barnsley 2 (SkyBet League One) Despite playing for the last 26 minutes with only ten men Barnsley became only the second team to bring all three points away from Accrington in the whole of 2018. As well as the three points, the game provided the Reds with their third successive League win;… Read more »


Moncur double in ding-dong trophy triumph

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Barnsley 2, Bradford City 1 (Checkatrade Trophy) (By Keith Lodge) Ringing a veritable carillon of changes it was still ding-dong merrily on high for Barnsley at Oakwell. There was not one player left in the starting line-up from the team which kicked off against Notts County in League One on Saturday, but the Reds still… Read more »


Reds back to their best in four-goal second half cup blitz

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Barnsley 4, Notts County 0 (FA Cup, first round) (By Keith Lodge) The style and confidence which appeared to have deserted Barnsley in recent matches came flooding back with a flurry of second half goals against eventually outclassed League Two opposition. Struggling to link passes together in a frustrating first half – and showing alarming… Read more »