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2016/17 Award Winners Announced!

29 April 2017

Six awards were presented on the pitch ahead of today's game with Burton Albion here at Oakwell...

The top performers at Barnsley FC throughout the 2016/17 season were awarded their trophies ahead of today's match against Burton Albion in front of the Oakwell faithful.

Reds captain Marc Roberts scooped the main Player of the Year award, with Ryan Kent named as the Club's Young Player of the Year!

Striker Adam Armstrong scooped the Goal of the Season Award for his stunning goal against Preston North End at Deepdale.

Here is the list of winners in full:

2016/17 Academy Player of the Season Award:

WINNER: Matty Wolfe


2016/17 Reds Player in the Community Award:

This award recognises an outstanding individual who goes above and beyond what is expected of them in support of the club's community programmes throughout the season and for their commitment off the pitch. This Award is in recognition of an individual who has gone the extra mile to support local community projects and the positive impact that this player has made.

WINNER: Angus MacDonald

Disabled Supporters 2016/17 Player of the Season Award:

WINNER: Marc Roberts


2016/17 Young Player of the Season Award:

WINNER: Ryan Kent


2016/17 Goal of the Season Award, as voted by the fans:

WINNER: Adam Armstrong vs Preston North End
2nd Place: Conor Hourihane vs Leeds United
3rd Place: Conor Hourihane vs Nottingham Forest


2016/17 Player of the Season Award, as voted by the fans:

WINNER: Marc Roberts
2nd Place: Josh Scowen
3rd Place: Andy Yiadom

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