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Hill issues message to fans

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Barnsley boss Keith Hill released a statement to the supporters today, via the Oakwell Club’s official website. It read: “We’ve been unfortunate that we’ve lost two of our most influential players in Butterfield and Drinkwater. It’s a big hit for any team. “From myself and Flicker’s perspective we’re losing players when we’re not expecting to…. Read more »


Hill ponders Addison's Oakwell future

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Barnsley boss Keith Hill will decide in the next day or two whether or not to extend Miles Addison’s loan deal – or let the player return to Derby County. Addison’s emergency one-month extension expires on Saturday – and with the Reds not having a match on that date then the 23-year-old has technically finished… Read more »


Young Reds set for Owls clash

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Barnsley under 18s take on Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday, in their second local derby game in the space of seven days. They will be hoping for better fortune than they encountered at Leeds United in the FA Premier Academy League last weekend. Highly-rated young striker Danny Rose had a last minute goal controversially disallowed as… Read more »


Reds sign Norwich midfielder on month's loan

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Barnsley have completed the signing of Norwich City’s young midfielder Korey Smith on a month’s loan. He becomes Keith Hill’s second loan signing of the week, after the capture of Stoke City star Michael Tonge, who will remain at Oakwell until the end of the season. Both players will be pressing for a debut start… Read more »


Tonge ties up Oakwell deal

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Barnsley have completed the loan signing of Michael Tonge from Stoke City. The 28-year-old creative midfielder will stay at Oakwell until the end of the season. He will train with the rest of his new team-mates this week and could be in line for his Oakwell debut next Tuesday night, against a Derby County side… Read more »


Reds cannot agree terms for Orient skipper

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The Reds were keen to sign Leyton Orient skipper Stephen Dawson but have been unable to strike a deal. Personal terms are understood to be the major stumbling block for the 26-year-old Irish midfielder, who has made over 60 appearances for the O’s but is out of contract at the end of this season. Whether… Read more »


Keith Lodge reflects on BFC's memorable moments

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By Keith Lodge, who for many years travelled the length and breadth of the country reporting on the fortunes of Barnsley Football Club: All true Barnsley supporters will be aware that 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the one and only time that the Reds carried off the famous FA Cup. Not so many will… Read more »


Hill closes in on loan pair

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Barnsley boss Keith Hill is hoping to have two new midfielders training with the rest of his squad by Wednesday. After losing Jacob Butterfield to a season-ending injury, and seeing loan ace Danny Drinkwater sign for Leicester City, Hill has moved to bolster his midfield ahead of the home clash with Derby County early next… Read more »


Hill hits out at McEveley boo boys

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Barnsley manager Keith Hill readily admitted that Saturday’s 3-1 home defeat to lowly Millwall ‘wasn’t at all good’ – but hit out at the Oakwell boo-boys who hounded Jay McEveley. The Reds left-back came in for heavy criticism after his part in Darius Henderson’s third goal 15 minutes from time. Said Hill: “I heard some… Read more »


Henderson hat-trick sinks below-par Barnsley

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Barnsley 1, Millwall 3 (Championship) By Andrew Lodge Barnsley boss Keith Hill says he is trying to build something at Oakwell. This reporter commends him for that – and believes he has done a terrific job so far this season, on a shoestring of a Championship budget. To be 12 points clear of the bottom… Read more »