Barnsley travel to Watford today with the end to an interesting season just around the corner. The Hornets do have an outside chance of sneaking into the play-offs although surely even the most optimistic of Watford fans would admit that it is unlikely.
The Reds have settled in mid-table with nothing really to play for, however this seems to have sparked something of a revival in performances which should lead to an interesting encounter as Barnsley play with freedom and little pressure against a team which will have manager Malky Mackay putting pressure on them to finish as close to the play-off positions as possible. (more…)
Barnsley continued their run of impressive performances as we come towards the end of the 2010/11 Championship season with a respectable draw and Middlesbrough, although it could have been so much better. (more…)
Paul McShane, Steve Foster, Bobby Hassell, Jacob Mellis and Danny Haynes could all one again be in contention for a starting place against Crystal Palace on Saturday after being unavailable due to injury. (more…)
Paul McShane has gone public in announcing that he is likely to leave Hull City in the Summer and would apparently welcome a permanent offer from Barnsley. The defender was brought in on loan by Mark Robins following injuries to first-choice central pairing Steve Foster and Jason Shackell. Ironically, McShane himself is now injured and has returned to his parent club for treatment. (more…)