Reds at home to Scunthorpe in cup match
Last season, the Capital One Cup was the first match of the season and Barnsley won a 4-3 thriller at Rochdale which involved goalkeeper Ben Alnwick being sent off for a headbutt in the 90th minute and defender Bobby Hassell playing in goal for extra-time.
Barnsley: Untried Lukas mulls over Reds future
Ben Alnwick, who was Steele's understudy for most of last season, is widely-tipped to emerge from the shadows as his replacement between the posts. And if that happens Lidakevicius could be tempted to stay with only Alnwick ahead of him in the pecking ...
Jak Alnwick ready to step up to fill the void for Newcastle United
... with Freddy (Woodman, his son) and Jonathan Mitchell coming through underneath.” article_mpuAdvertisement. Although Alnwick, brother of former Sunderland goalkeeper Ben, is yet to make his first-team debut, he was on the bench five times last season.
Flitcroft says Steele, 28, is too old for two-year deal
The Barnsley manager also revealed he is on the verge of bringing in a young goalkeeper from Europe and that he 'completely trusts' Ben Alnwick to step up to number one should Steele depart as is expected after being offered reduced terms on a one-year ...
Steele could leave Barnsley
... a two-year or three-year deal, but age is a critical thing and we don't know what our budget will be after this season so we have to plan carefully.” Should Steele depart in the summer, back-up 'keeper Ben Alnwick is trusted to make the step up to ...
Transfer round-up and managerial merry-go-round: Hull, Leeds, Owls, Blades ...
Reds boss David Flitcroft, on the brink of bringing in a young European goalkeeper to battle it out for the no.1 jersey alongside Ben Alnwick, has confirmed that 28-year-old Foster has not been offered a longer deal due to his age. Flitcroft said: “If ...
Queen's birthday honours list 2013: BEM
(Alnwick, Northumberland). Mrs Mabel Audrey Hooper. For services to the community in Motcombe, Dorset. (Shaftesbury, Dorset). Councillor Winifred Margaret Howell. For services to local government and housing in Torfaen. (Cwmbran, Torfaen ...
Newcastle to mix youth with experience in St Mirren friendly
Last August, the Magpies faced Hartlepool under similar circumstances, with Hatem Ben Arfa, Davide Santon and Steven Taylor lining up alongside the likes of Curtis Good and Jak Alnwick, and Pardew hopes to repeat the success of that experiment.
One happy and one committed
Flitcroft still has film star Ben Alnwick to call on. He's more than welcome to play for them at Burnley where he conceded seven goals in two games for Spurs. Clubs look to sponsors for money and last week I looked at the situation at Bolton where fans ...
Blackadder at 30: how the cunning plan worked
In the documentary trip down memory lane conducted to mark the 25th anniversary, Blackadder Rides Again, Atkinson and Lloyd retrod their steps around Alnwick Castle, Northumberland – the location for the first series' mock-authentic version of late ...