Head of Sports Science
Date of birth
One of the most experienced men in his field, Matt Cook joined the Reds in June of 2021 to head up the Sports Science department here at Oakwell.
Educated at the University of Bath and latterly, at the University of Stirling, Matt has worked in various sports in a long career to date, including water polo, rugby, squash and swimming, before settling into football.
He spent over four years at Manchester City before heading across the pond to work for New York City, and most recent to his move to Barnsley, Cook had worked in France for OGC Nice.