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Reds appoint Portuguese as new head coach

Barnsley have appointed a 52-year-old former Champions League winner as their new head coach on an 18-month contract. Jose Morais, who has a wealth of experience within the game and has coached at the very highest level possible, has taken over...
Barnsley - 2018-02-16 16:49:28

“Thank you for your amazing support” – Heckingbottom

Former Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom has issued the following statement on the Oakwell Club’s website. “The events of the last few days happened so quickly and unexpectedly that I didn?t have chance to personally thank everyone at...
Barnsley - 2018-02-12 16:49:22

Can McBurnie help Reds accentuate the positive in battle for Championship survival"

Barnsley 1, Sheffield Wednesday 1 (SkyBet Championship) Barnsley were the better side, but…. The Oakwell Club may have been forced to swap their head coach for a caretaker manager in the past week, but that post-match assessment of this South...
Barnsley - 2018-02-11 08:48:52

Barnsley FC ‘disappointed’ and ‘shocked’ at head coach’s departure

Barnsley Football Club have expressed ‘disappointment’ and ‘shock’ at the decision of head coach Paul Heckingbottom to join derby rivals Leeds United. The 40-year-old completed the move to Elland Road today, taking with him first team coach...
Barnsley - 2018-02-06 19:49:10

A ‘worldie’ from former Oakwell favourite makes Reds pay for missed chances

Queen’s Park Rangers 1, Barnsley 0 (SkyBet Championship) It was ironic that on a day when Barnsley yet again so frustratingly failed to produce any end product to a long period of domination that one of their former players should come up with a...
Barnsley - 2018-02-04 08:48:37

Moment of madness proves costly for ‘first-class’ Reds

Barnsley 1, Fulham 3 (SkyBet Championship) It was overwhelmingly frustrating that such a disciplined performance by beleagured Barnsley should be ruined by one mad moment of red-mist indiscipline. As the board went up to indicate two minutes of...
Barnsley - 2018-01-28 08:48:41

Oakwell Club ‘saviour’ dies at the age of 66

Barnsley Football Club have announced that Patrick Cryne has died at the age of 66. He had been battling cancer since November 2016. The club issued the following statement: “Club Custodian for 14 years and widely regarded amongst the loyal...
Barnsley - 2018-01-22 19:49:04

Heckingbottom pulls no punches after Reds’ four-match unbeaten run crashes to a halt

Aston Villa 3, Barnsley 1 (SkyBet Championship) Barnsley’s four match unbeaten league run came to a shuddering stop at Villa Park. Two goals from Villa’s Republic of Ireland international Scott Hogan in the first seven minutes, followed by a...
Barnsley - 2018-01-21 08:48:36

Reds rein in full-back from Spain

Barnsley Football Club have today signed Dani Pinillos from Spanish side, Cordoba. It is a return to Championship football for the 25-year-old left-back, who had a successful two-year spell with Nottingham Forest before rejoining Cordoba. During...
Barnsley - 2018-01-19 19:48:57

Resolute Reds put the brake on Wolverhampton’s runaway express

Barnsley 0, Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 (SkyBet Championship) A goalless draw at home would appear to offer no cause for celebration. However, when it is achieved by a team struggling to steer clear of the relegation places and with only one win in...
Barnsley - 2018-01-14 08:48:38

Missed chances and red card combine to ko Reds’ FA Cup hopes

Millwall 4, Barnsley 1 (FA Cup, third round) At first glance this looks like a thrashing for Barnsley at the hands of a team they defeated 3-1 on the same ground in a Championship match at the end of September. But the scoreline flatters...
Barnsley - 2018-01-07 08:48:34

Ethan better from Pinnock as Reds start new year with vital first win in 11 games

Sunderland 0, Barnsley 1 (SkyBet Championship) Barnsley have a new hero. On Saturday defender Ethan Pinnock notched his first goal for the club to rescue his side with a stoppage time equaliser against Reading at Oakwell. Forty-eight hours later...
Barnsley - 2018-01-02 08:48:29

A goal at last! Pinnock saves the day with stoppage time leveller

Barnsley 1, Reading 1 (SkyBet Championship) Ethan Pinnock could hardly have chosen a better time to score his first goal for Barnsley. The Reds were trailing 1-0 when the fourth official held up the board indicating five minutes of added on time....
Barnsley - 2018-01-01 08:48:33

Reds accentuate the positives, but an outsize negative remains

Barnsley 0, Preston North End 0 (SkyBet Championship) This being the season of good cheer it is appropriate to dwell initially on the positives in Barnsley’s Boxing Day performance. And there were quite a few. For example, it might have been...
Barnsley - 2017-12-27 08:48:56

Take-over hope but overtaking worry as Reds’ winless run goes on

Fulham 2, Barnsley 1 (SkyBet Championship) A multi-million pounds take-over may have given Barnsley hope for the future, but of more immediate concern is how to prevent being overtaken by the four teams below them in the Championship table. A...
Barnsley - 2017-12-24 09:30:18
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