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Barnsley boss shrugs off sacking scandal to focus on Leeds United

Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom flat-batted a barrage of questions on the Tommy Wright rumpus - one which claimed his friend’s job.

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Caretaker boss Tommy Wright calls the shots

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BREAKING: Barnsley sack assistant coach Tommy Wright following corruption allegations

Barnsley have today announced that they have terminated the contract of assistant head coach Tommy Wright with immediate effect.

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Barnsley assistant boss Tommy Wright and manager Paul Heckingbottom

Barnsley: Paul Heckingbottom focuses on matters on the pitch in wake of Tommy Wright allegations

Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom said he and his players would "stay strong and focused" after the club suspended his assistant Tommy Wright over allegations of corruption.
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Adam Davies, the Barnsley goalkeeper, was relieved to see Sam Winnall equalise against Aston Villa.

Barnsley: Adam Davies loving life in the Championship

Barnsley goalkeeper Adam Davies is thoroughly enjoying his first taste of Championship football.

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Tommy Wright

Barnsley suspend assistant boss Tommy Wright after “bung” allegations

Barnsley have suspended assistant head coach Tommy Wright following allegations that he accepted a £5,000 cash bung from a fake Far Eastern firm.

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Barnsley welcomed Aston Villa to Oakwell

Barnsley 1 Aston Villa 1 - Winnall snatches late point for Reds

Paul Heckingbottom’s Barnsley came mighty close to slipping to a third straight Championship defeat, only to be saved by sub Sam Winnall’s dramatic 90th-minute leveller.

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MATCHDAY LIVE: Sheffield Wednesday, Sheffield United, Rotherham United, Barnsley, Doncaster Rovers and Chesterfield all in action

There's a full EFL programme tonight with all of our clubs in action throughout the divisions.
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Barnsley: Paul Heckingbottom calls on Reds to bounce back against Aston Villa

Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom is looking for a swift reaction from his side after Saturday’s disappointing defeat at Brighton.

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Barnsley's first shot on target.  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Brighton 2 Barnsley 0: Reds match verdict

Paul Heckingbottom admitted that his Barnsley side struggled to truly get going as they fell to a second straight Championship defeat, this time at Brighton.

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New patrons welcomed at Barnsley Museums Heritage Trust

Barnsley Museums Heritage Trust has announced the appointment of Mel Dyke and Joann Fletcher as honorary patrons of the charity.

Brighton 2 Barnsley 0: Second successive defeat for Reds

Brighton 2 Barnsley 0: Second successive defeat for Reds

Barnsley slipped to their second successive defeat thanks to a brace from Glenn Murray.

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Andy Yiadom

Barnsley: Andy Yiadom calls for instant Reds response

Barnsley defender Andy Yiadom is relishing his chance of playing in the Championship.

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Brighton are just like us, says Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom

Head coach Paul Heckingbottom is looking forward to playing a side similar to Barnsley when they face Brighton tomorrow.

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Sheffield United played a Leicester City reserve side in the EFL Trophy at Bramall Lane earlier this season

EFL says 'no' to Premier League 'B' teams in restructure ... and there's no room for Celtic or Rangers either

The English Football League has collectively put paid to any notion of including Premier League 'B' teams in a proposed restructure.

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Barnsley's Saidy Janko

Barnsley: Loan starlet Saidy Janko eager to make the most of Reds chance

Loanee Saidy Janko believes Barnsley’s style of play suits him down to the ground.

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Barnsley's head coach Paul Heckingbottom

Barnsley: Reds chief Heckingbottom delighted with squad strength

Barnsley head coach Paul Heckingbottom is delighted with the strength in depth he has at his disposal.

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Barnsley v Reading. Barnsley's Marc Roberts and Reading's Yann Kermorgant

Barnsley: Reds will bounce back from Reading defeat, says Marc Roberts

Defender Marc Roberts believes Barnsley will bounce straight back after tasting home defeat for the first time in the league this season.

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Barnsley's Adam Armstrong and Reading keeper Ali Al-Habsi. Picture: Marie Caley

Barnsley 1 Reading 2: Second half rally can’t save Reds

Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom wore a brave smile after his in-form team slipped to their first home defeat of what has so far been a terrific campaign back in the Championship.

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Barnsley 1 Reading 2: Home setback for Reds

Barnsley 1 Reading 2: Home setback for Reds

Barnsley saw their unbeaten home record ended in frustrating fashion by ten-man Reading.

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Wolverhampton Wanderers' Jon Dadi Bodvarsson (left) and Barnsley's Angus MacDonald battle for the ball

Defensive pair are enjoying their partnership at Barnsley

Angus MacDonald believes his previous experience with Marc Roberts has helped them gel at the heart of the Barnsley defence.

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