Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Striker on Trial

Striker on Trial

As Barnsley`s search for a new striker continues, former Reading and Hereford striker Mathieu Manset has begun a trial at Oakwell.

The 23-year-old Frenchman has just left Swiss club FC Sion after a spell on loan at Chinese big spenders Shanghai Shenhua.

He moved from Hereford to Reading for £400,000 in 2011but managed only five goals in 29 appearances. Inevitably one of those five was against Barnsley at Oakwell.

I don`t like to judge a player before I have seen them but his goal record is less than impressive.

What we need now is an out and out goal scorer. Harewood and Dagnall will work hard but never likely to score many goals.

Young Danny Rose looks like he could be a natural goal scorer but the last thing he needs is the pressure of being the man Barnsley look to when they need a goal.

Whoever Barnsley bring in up top needs to be a proven goal scorer at this level and ease the burden on the three strikers we already have at the club.




Join The Vital Debate




Vital Barnsley is now available on both facebook and twitter, so if you are that way inclined and more importantly understand all this new fangled dangled stuff, feel free to watch us, poke us or whatever else you are meant to do there!

Vital Barnsley on: facebook

Vital Barnsley on: twitter



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

Writer:Vital Tyke
Date:Monday January 21 2013
Time: 1:39PM

Comments

0
True, we need a proven scorer, but there are a lot of names out there who are on the clubs benches, because they are out of form, so it will be hard to get the right sort of players we need to come to the club, but you never know, stranger things have happened..?
Engleberthumbertyke
22/01/2013 17:53:00
0
Yeah out and out goal scorers are hard to come across you just have to hope somehow you can stumble across one on the cheap.
chiefred
23/01/2013 13:17:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Barnsley Articles

Officials - Barnsley v Leeds (25/11/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Barnsley and Leeds United this Saturday.

Stats: Barnsley v Cardiff City

All the stats from Barnsley (0) vs (1) Cardiff City, Oakwell, 21/11/17 Att: 11,051

Officials - Barnsley v Cardiff (21/11/17)

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Barnsley and Cardiff City this Tuesday.

Stats: Norwich City v Barnsley

All the stats from Norwich City (1) vs (1) Barnsley, Carrow Road, 18/11/17 Att: 25,545

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)

Cardiff MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Davies0%
Yiadom0%
Pearson0%
Lindsay0%
Fryers0%
Gardner25%
Hammill75%
Potts0%
McGeehan0%
Hedges0%
Thiam0%
Sub - Barnes0%
Sub - Bradshaw0%
Sub - Moncur0%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment