Last updated : 02 January 2009 By Rob Miles (barnsley Boy)

It started with limp 1-0 defeats to Blackpool and Cardiff. The one with the Blues at Oakwell was one of the worst performances from a Barnsley team in living memory. Successive 0-0 draws with Southampton and Norwich promised little and The Reds were thumped 3-0 at Ipswich when Reuben Noble-Lazarus became the youngest ever Football League player at the age of 15 years and 45 days.

W:0 D:2 L:3 F:0 A:5 Points:2 League Pos: 23rd