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Barnsley dealt a big blow

Barnsley have been dealt a massive blow for their run-in to the end of the season as captain Stephen Foster has been ruled out with a reoccurrence of a hernia problem.

The 28-year-old`s operation to fix the problem appears to have been aggravated in recent fixtures, and the Tykes are set to fight against relegation without their influential skipper.

Since Foster`s return, the Reds have kept back-to-back clean sheets against Sheffield Wednesday and Charlton, picking up four points along the way.

Veteran centre-back, Darren Moore is ruled out of this weekend`s clash with QPR, leaving only Dennis Souza as the only natural central defender.

Unless Barnsley manager Simon Davey can perform a miracle in the loan-market, Reds fans may see utility-man Bobby Hassell move into the centre, with Rob Kozluk reclaiming his spot at right-back.




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Writer: MattyG Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday February 25 2009

Time: 11:42AM

Your Comments

Not good! We've had some pretty bad luck this season, combine that with a severe lack of goals and you get a relegation battle. Come on the reds!
yorkie_tyke
Not good! We've had some pretty bad luck this season, combine that with a severe lack of goals and you get a relegation battle. Come on the reds!
yorkie_tyke
There may be some doubt in this story.... hang on to your pants I'm working on it...
mattyg
There may be some doubt in this story.... hang on to your pants I'm working on it...
mattyg
Yeah it looks like there is matty, it seems he has a normal occurance of fluid on the groin. Lets hope he's in the squad come saturday!
yorkie_tyke
Yeah it looks like there is matty, it seems he has a normal occurance of fluid on the groin. Lets hope he's in the squad come saturday!
yorkie_tyke
Ben Mee who plays in our reserves at Manchester City, would be a good loan prospect. Lets hope that not having a game does not mean the ones below you win. best of luck for the season
Buzz Lightyear
Ben Mee who plays in our reserves at Manchester City, would be a good loan prospect. Lets hope that not having a game does not mean the ones below you win. best of luck for the season
Buzz Lightyear
 

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