Barnsley sack assistant boss Tommy Wright following corruption allegations
Championship club Barnsley have sacked assistant head coach Tommy Wright after he was caught up in an undercover sting.
Wright had been suspended by the club after he was secretly filmed by The Daily Telegraph accepting a £5,000 bribe.
The 50-year-old was paid after he reached an agreement with a fake company to help them sign players from Barnsley as representatives.
Given the seriousness of the situation, the south Yorkshire club conducted a full investigation and, after insisting they were unaware of ‘any wrongdoing’, took the decision to sack Wright.
‘Barnsley FC today terminated the... read more
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