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Leon Wobschall

Barnsley 0 Hull City 1: Player ratings as Tigers slash Reds

Hull City won the Yorkshire derby at Oakwell with a late Fraizer Campbell goal. Here, Leon Wobschall gives his verdict.

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Hull beat Barnsley

Barnsley 0 Hull City 1: Tigers execute smash-and-grab raid

A STRIKE 12 minutes from time from substitute Fraizer Campbell ended Hull City’s away-day torture with a smash-and-grab raid at Oakwell.

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Video - Derby County v Sheffield Wednesday: Players have got to shoulder the blame, admits Bannan

IT was the late, great David Coleman who once famously described one of Barry Bannan’s compatriots as being a “hard little professional” after he stepped up to the plate for Scotland in their epic World Cup win over Holland in Argentina way back in 1978.

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Doncaster Rovers' assistant manager, Gavin Strachan. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Doncaster Rovers v Walsall: Rovers aim to end home jinx against Saddlers

THE incentives are plentiful for Doncaster Rovers this afternoon.

Doncaster Rovers
Rotherham's Joe Newell: Hoping to start.

Oxford United v Rotherham United: Warne aims to bring out the ‘Mr Angry’ in Joe Newell

DEALING with a player who is the equivalent of ‘Mr Angry’ is usually one of the more trying aspects of management.

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Video - Barnsley v Hull City: Striker Tom Bradshaw stepping up in style for Reds

SPEAK to Barnsley striker Tom Bradshaw and you will instantly be drawn to his infectious and beguiling smile.

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Neil Warnock: Enjoys a proud record against Boro.

Middlesbrough v Cardiff City: Boro wary as arch-enemy Neil Warnock pays visit

NEIL WARNOCK’S managerial record against Middlesbrough precedes him somewhat.

Middlesbrough FC

Sheffield Wednesday players suffering mentality issues - Carlos Carvalhal

CARLOS CARVALHAL believes that his Sheffield Wednesday players are suffering from a mentality problem – and is urging them to find the answers to galvanise their promotion hopes.

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Paul Heckingbottom.

Feeling of deja vu over takeover for frustrated Barnsley boss

PAUL HECKINGBOTTOM has been here before.

Barnsley FC

Video: Rhodes boost for Sheffield Wednesday offset by surgery on injured Boyd

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY head coach Carlos Carvalhal has received mixed news on the injury front regarding Jordan Rhodes and George Boyd.

Sheffield Wednesday

Barnsley team news: Injured pair remain sidelined for Yorkshire derby against Hull City

Barnsley will still be without winger Lloyd Isgrove and midfielder Gary Gardner for Saturday's Yorkshire derby with Hull City at Oakwell.

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Guiseley manager Paul Cox : Nick Potts/PA

Guiseley bring forward ambitious plans to go full-time

PAUL COX has confirmed that Guiseley have brought forward their decision to go full-time to give themselves the best chance of achieving their goals this term.

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LOOKING UP: Paul Warne, left, Stuart McCall and Darren Ferguson.

Glass looking half-full for Yorkshire’s League One trio

DARREN FERGUSON is challenging Doncaster Rovers to firmly vanquish their early-season bout of homesickness by sinking visiting Walsall on Saturday.

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Power Rankings: Sheffield United have moved top of the Yorkshire rankings

Yorkshire Power Rankings: Sheffield United on top but it's bad news for Wednesday, Leeds and Huddersfield

Yorkshire Post football writer Leon Wobschall rates the form of Barnsley, Bradford City, Doncaster Rovers, Guiseley, FC Halifax Town, Huddersfield Town, Hull City, Leeds United, Middlesbrough, Rotherham United, Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday.
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Verdict: Depleted Doncaster Rovers earn perfect anniversary gift for Ferguson in Portsmouth win

IN the week of his second anniversary in charge at Doncaster Rovers, Darren Ferguson was afforded a present of timely significance.

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Chris Basham, Allan McGregor and Zeky Fryers make this week's line up

Yorkshire Team of the Week: See who made the latest YP line-up

Football writer Leon Wobschall has cast his eye across the player performances involving Barnsley, Bradford City, Doncaster Rovers, Huddersfield Town, Hull City, Middlesbrough, Leeds United, Rotherham United, Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday to form his latest line up.
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Safety first for Sheffield United as Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United crash

SHEFFIELD UNITED manager Chris Wilder is urging Blades supporters to embrace the club’s high-flying Championship status as their dream start to the season continued with a 1-0 win over Ipswich Town.

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England's Dele Alli, right

A lack of real leaders is a major problem for Southgate’s England

IT was perhaps a Scotsman in Graeme Souness who perhaps best – if inadvertently – made the most salient point regarding what the current England team palpably lacks.

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Big-match verdict: Tenacious Barnsley and developing Middlesbrough serve up another enthralling contest

DO NOT let it be said that this particular fixture has ever been boring over the years.

Barnsley FC
Fabio lunges in to deny Barnsley winger Adam Hammill

Middlesbrough ratings: Who shone and who fell below expectations in 2-2 draw against Barnsley

Middlesbrough's patchy form continued as Garry Monk's men had to battle back for a 2-2 draw against Barnsley at Oakwell.

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