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A selection of the latest Barnsley news and blog posts.

REPORT: Blackpool 3-1 Barnsley Barnsley’s Carabao Cup adventure was ended at the first hurdle as they were knocked out by Blackpool on Tuesday evening.

Blackpool 3 Barnsley 1: Tykes fail to build on Moncur's opener Barnsley conceded second-half goals to exit the League Cup at the first hurdle on their visit to Blackpool on Tuesday night. Daniel Stendel's side dominated the first half and led through George Moncur's first-time volley but Blackpool turned the game on its head in the second half.

Barnsley praised for offer of help to fan The letter read: 'Dear Chris, sorry for sending you a letter at random, but I felt like I wanted to reach out to you and get in touch. 'I've noticed through social media that you've had a bit of a hard time recently, I'm not sure what it is but I hope everything improves for you as soon as possible.

TEAM: Blackpool Vs Barnsley Here's how the Reds line up this evening for our Carabao Cup first round tie against Blackpool.

'Best football club in the world' Barnsley praised for fan offer Barnsley have been applauded for reaching out to one of the club's fans who spoke about his battles with depression and anxiety on social media. Chief executive Gauthier Ganaye wrote a letter to Chris Ryder and gave details of the Mind charity - which deals with mental health - while also inviting the lifelong fan to "swing by any time".

Blackpool v Barnsley LIVE: Updates from Bloomfield Road Blackpool are back in action tonight as they host fellow League One side Barnsley in the first round of the League Cup.

Barnsley write supportive letter to fan who spoke of depression on social media Barnsley write a supportive letter to a lifelong fan who openly discussed his depression and anxiety on social media.

MATCH REPORT: Blackpool 3-1 Barnsley Managerless Blackpool deservedly sealed their place in the second round of the League Cup with a comprehensive win against Barnsley. The Seasiders had to come from behind but the Tykes can have no complaints with the eventual result, which handed Terry McPhillips his first win as interim boss.

Football fan is shocked as he receives classy letter of support from his club Youthful Barnsley CEO Gauthier Ganaye contacted Tykes fan Chris Ryder and offering a hand of friendship after he had 'been through a hard time', with the letter concluding with the line: Keep supporting the Reds, Chris. We'll keep supporting you.

Team of the Week: Leeds United, Sheffield United and Barnsley players fly flag for White Rose On a weekend when six Yorkshire teams posted victories, some in extremely impressive fashion, picking our latest Yorkshire Post Team of the Week represented a challenge.

Football boss sends lifelong fan touching letter after seeing his honest message That was the case for Football fan Chris Ryder who received a touching letter from Barnsley FC 's chief executive officer Gauthier Ganaye. Chris had openly discussed his depression and anxiety on social media - and the club noticed his posts.

TEAM NEWS: Blackpool make wholesale changes for League Cup clash against Barnsley Curtis Tilt returns from illness to make his first start of the season and will partnered in defence by Donervon Daniels, who is set to make his debut for the Seasiders having signed on a free transfer last week. Jimmy Ryan and Ryan McLaughlin miss out through injury for the third game running.

Football club boss writes heartwarming letter to superfan with depression A League One football club boss has been praised for writing an emotional letter to a loyal fan who suffers from depression and anxiety. Life-long Barnsley FC supporter Chris Ryder, 30, posted an image of the heartwarming message on Twitter with the caption 'best football club in the world'.

PREVIEW: Blackpool Vs Barnsley Barnsley will be aiming to continue their scintillating early season form when they travel to Blackpool in the Carabao Cup first round on Tuesday evening.

Andreas Winkler On Blackpool FC Ahead of our trip to Blackpool on Tuesday evening, Barnsley Assistant Head Coach Andreas Winkler insists his side are aiming to secure a place in the next round of the Carabao Cup.

This football club's letter to a fan went viral because it's such a lovely gesture Someone called Chris on Twitter shared a letter he was sent by the football team he supports, Barnsley FC, and it went viral because it was such a lovely gesture. The club's chief executive said he had seen on social media that Chris had been having a 'bit of a hard time' and wanted to know if there was anything he or the club could do to help.

Transfer gossip, Tuesday: Liverpool player eyed by Leeds - Boro still want Everton duo - Danny Rose linked to Germany BOTH Leeds United and Middlesbrough are looking to strengthen after their fine starts to the Championship season. Leeds have joined the chase for Boro loan target Mo Besic of Everton.

League One news LIVE: Leeds striker loan deal is ON - Sunderland midfielder set for exit - Latest from Portsmouth, Blackpool The transfer window may have closed, but League One and Two sides are still creating plenty of news - with some transfer deals being completed too.

Barnsley FC praised for reaching out to fan who had spoken about his depression on Twitter Barnsley Football Club has been praised on social media after they reached out to a fan who had openly discussed his struggles with depression and anxiety on Twitter. Chris Ryder, who is an avid supporter of the League One side, had in recent tweets spoken about how he had been personally struggling.

Barnsley FC Chief Praised For Writing Letter To Fan Who Tweeted About His Mental Health Barnsley FC chief executive Gauthier Ganaye has been praised for reaching out to a fan who tweeted about his mental health. On Tuesday, Chris Ryder shared a picture of a letter he received from Ganaye, alongside the caption "best club in the world".

Blackpool v Barnsley: Fringe players given chance to prove a point Being in holiday mode will not come into the equation in this evening's seaside occasion for Barnsley's supporting cast. A chance to push their starting claims awaits for the likes of George Moncur, Cameron McGeehan, Adam Jackson and Lloyd Isgrove after being on the bench in the club's eye-catching opening two league wins.

TICKETS - Blackpool, Rochdale, Scunthorpe An update to all supporters ahead of the next three away matches.

Curtis Tilt could feature in Blackpool's cup tie with Barnsley Interim boss Terry McPhillips may include new signingDonervon Daniels, who was not involved at the weekend after rejoining the club on a free transfer from Wigan last Thursday. Jimmy Ryan and Ryan McLaughlin both remain doubtful, but John O'Sullivan, Mark Cullen and Armand Gnanduillet are pushing for recalls.

Kick It Out - 25 Years Of Hard Work Barnsley Football Club wants to congratulate the Kick It Out campaign on their 25-year anniversary.

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