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  • Reds in the Community host NFYL All-Stars Trials

    Reds in the Community and Barnsley FC are set to host the NYFL National All-Stars trials at Oakwell tomorrow! The first round of the National Football Youth League All-Stars trials sees players from the North and Midlands compete at Oakwell with further trials for Southern teams at Bisham Abbey. NFYL provides opportunities for clubs to nominate…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Fixtures Announced

    The Reds in the Community Shadow Scholarship will begin their first ever season in the National Football Youth League away at Rochdale AFC North. Barnsley Football Club will be represented in the NFYL U19 division for the first time this year after the launch of the Shadow Scholarship programme. The initiative, which will be led…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Mark Crossfield Interview

    Reds in the Community Education Officer Mark Crossfield has described the Shadow Scholarship programme as a ‘unique opportunity’ for the young players. Crossfield leads the existing education courses for young adults who study with the Reds for a level one, two or three qualification. He has also been key in the running of the current education…

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  • Shadow Scholarship | Greg Miller Interview

    Barnsley FC Head of Academy Coaching Greg Miller believes the Shadow Scholarship programme will provide a ‘fantastic environment’ for developing young players. The Scot joined the Tykes in December having been involved in youth coaching for over 10 years at clubs such as Rangers and Hibernian before working with the Scottish National team. Miller believes…

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