UK time is: 11:02:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Bright Bench

Leaving circumstance aside for a moment and concentrating solely on ability, the players named on Barnsley`s bench on Monday night said a lot about how far we`ve come in such a short space of time. Namely, since Mark Robins came in as boss.

The Barnsley bench to face Sheffield United on Monday read like this:

Preece, Hume, Gray. A, Thompson, Campbell-Ryce, Hassell, Hallfredsson.

For a start, three of those players are currently in the national team`s squads, so they have that degree of ability at least. Andy Gray has looked sharp when he`s played for us and but for some excellent performances by Bogdanovic and Macken, would be starting games for us. Hassell has proved his worth time and time again, picking up the Player of the Year award last year.

Furthermore, since Robins` arrival, there`s been much more competition for places and results have picked up so much so that we`ve climbed nine places in eleven games.

Things are obviously looking up and so should we be.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: gooderzone Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday November 12 2009

Time: 6:18PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Barnsley Articles

Barnsley v Sheff Utd March 1997 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Sheff Utd v Barnsley December 1996 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Barnsley v Sheff Utd Past Results (Saturday November 1 2014)

Head-to-head v Sheff Utd (Saturday November 1 2014)

Barnsley v Sheff Utd April 1999 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Barnsley v Sheff Utd November 1999 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Sheff Utd v Barnsley March 2000 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Barnsley v Sheff Utd March 2002 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Sheff Utd v Barnsley April 2001 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Sheff Utd v Barnsley December 2001 (Saturday November 1 2014)

Archived Barnsley Articles

List All Vital Barnsley Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Bradford 15 5 4 6 -1 19
13. Crawley 15 5 3 7 -10 18
14. Colchester 15 4 5 6 -1 17
15. Barnsley 14 4 4 6 -2 16
16. Port Vale 15 4 4 7 -3 16
17. Coventry 15 4 4 7 -7 16
18. Walsall 15 3 6 6 -3 15

Breaking League News

Vital Posh OCTOBER Player of the Month (Poll)
Peterborough : 01/11/2014 10:28:00
Posh Odds-On To Beat The Iron
Peterborough : 01/11/2014 09:01:00
Early Team News: Posh v Scunthorpe United
Peterborough : 01/11/2014 08:32:00
DRFC Bennett to bash the bantams?
Doncaster : 01/11/2014 08:19:00
Hitchcock Sent To Fleetwood
MK Dons : 01/11/2014 08:04:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Where Will Barnsley Finish?
Suggested By:  
Top 5%
Top 2 2%
Play Offs 11%
Top Half 30%
Bottom Half 33%
Relegation 14%
Bottom 5%