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Reds sign England Under 20s star from Premier League club

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Barnsley have today completed the season-long loan signing of highly-rated Leicester City midfielder Harvey Barnes. The teenager caught the eye while on loan at League One MK Dons last season, when he scored six goals for them in 21 appearances, and several clubs had shown an interest in taking the England Under 20 international on… Read more »



Worst fears realised as Reds crash again in opening fixture

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Bristol City 3, Barnsley 1 (SkyBet Championship) A fifth successive opening day defeat for the Reds was what most Barnsley fans – and also, one suspects, head coach Paul Heckingbottom – had feared. There may have been nothing to choose between the teams, as Heckingbottom suggested, until City took the lead after 17 minutes, but… Read more »


Wembley play-off hero signs for Reds

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Barnsley have today completed the signing of Blackpool midfielder Brad Potts for an undisclosed fee. The 23-year-old, who is equally at home in a central position or on the flanks, was a key figure in the Seasiders’ SkyBet League One promotion campaign in 2016-17, and played a particularly significant role in the 2-1 play-off victory… Read more »


Yiadom turns down new contract offer

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Barnsley are struggling to retain the services of highly-rated defender Andy Yiadom. Sky Sports sources report that the player, with one year left on his contract,  has rejected a new offer from the Oakwell Club as newly-promoted Premiership neighbours Huddersfield Town close in on his signature. The Terriers, who have had offers of £1 and… Read more »



Second half Ugbo double clinches victory at Rochdale

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Rochdale 0, Barnsley 2 Second half strikes from Ike Ugbo earned victory for the Reds over determined opposition at Spotland in their penultimate pre-season friendly. There was a brisk start to the encounter, with Lloyd Isgrove just off target for the Reds, Nick Townsend saving from Brad Inman at the other end and the visiting… Read more »


Last-minute strike settles pre-season derby

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Barnsley 0, Huddersfield Town 1 (Pre-season friendly) There were promising aspects of Barnsley’s play against newly-promoted Premiership rivals at Oakwell on Saturday, but also a suggestion that goalscoring could remain a problem as they went down to the only goal of the game. Even that did not arrive until the last minute when Steve Mounie… Read more »


Everton starlet signs for Reds on year-long loan

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England Under 20 international midfielder Joe Williams has been signed by Barnsley on a year-long loan. Williams has played a key role in Everton’s successful Under 23s team in the last two years and has captained them on numerous occasions. Last season he not only helped the Under 23s carry off the Premier League Two… Read more »