Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Robins Set For More Signings

Robins Set For More Signings

Less than 24 hours after announcing the acquisition of Birmingham City striker Garry O'Connor on loan, Barnsley manager Mark Robins has vowed to bring more players into the Barnsley squad.

Robins was speaking to the official site after a disappointing away defeat to Norwich City. He said: 'We needed steel out there today and if we cannot get it into this side then I will bring it in.'

Robins was apparently bitterly disappointed at the way the Reds squandered a 1-0 lead over his former employers Norwich City at Carrow Road, after Jay McEveley had nodded Barnsley in front in first half stoppage time. He continued: 'There were too many players hobbling around with cramp and that is disappointing. It was a disappointing end to a promising game.'

The effort was certainly there from Barnsley today. Norwich City's first goal came from a free kick while captain Jason Shackell was off the field for treatment so the Reds were somewhat unlucky to concede an own goal to equalise for Norwich.



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

Writer:gooderzone
Date:Saturday September 11 2010
Time: 6:32PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Barnsley Articles

Heckingbottom On Gillingham - Dibble Departs

Caretaker head coach Paul Heckingbottom has previewed the trip to Gillingham this weekend.

Vital Pre-Match - Gillingham v Barnsley

Barnsley look to again prove life does indeed 'go on' without Lee Johnson, which it did after his departure for Bristol City with a win against Bury last weekend.

Match Day Officials v Gillingham

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Gillingham this weekend.

Johnson Gives Barnsley Goodbye

With it known that former gaffer Lee Johnson had now made the move to his old club Bristol City following their approach for his services...

Archived Vital Barnsley Articles

Vital Barnsley articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Barnsley
Write For Vital Barnsley
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Gillingham v Barnsley
Suggested By:
Barnsley win60%
Gillingham win40%
Draw0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Burton 30 20 3 7 63 17
2 Walsall 29 16 8 5 56 17
3 Wigan 30 15 10 5 55 21
4 Gillingham 30 16 7 7 55 19
5 Coventry 30 13 10 7 49 16
6 Millwall 29 14 5 10 47 9
7 Southend 29 13 8 8 47 6
8 Peterborough 29 13 5 11 44 13
9 Port Vale 31 12 8 11 44 -1
10 Barnsley 29 13 3 13 42 6
11 Sheff Utd 29 11 9 9 42 4
12 Bradford 28 11 8 9 41 -3
13 Scunthorpe 28 11 5 12 38 -4
14 Rochdale 28 10 7 11 37 -2
15 Bury 28 10 7 11 37 -7
16 Doncaster 29 9 9 11 36 -4
17 Swindon 30 10 6 14 36 -5
18 Blackpool 29 9 6 14 33 -7
19 Chesterfield 30 9 3 18 30 -12
20 Shrewsbury 30 8 6 16 30 -15
21 Fleetwood 28 7 8 13 29 -3
22 Crewe 29 6 8 15 26 -20
23 Oldham 27 4 12 11 24 -13
24 Colchester 29 5 7 17 22 -32
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Gillingham (a)
Sky Bet League One
Feb 20 2016 3:00PM : Doncaster Rovers (H)
Sky Bet League One
Feb 23 2016 7:45PM : Bury (a)
Sky Bet League One
Feb 27 2016 3:00PM : Crewe Alexandra (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 1 2016 7:45PM : Coventry City (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Walsall (a)
Sky Bet League One

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)