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Brian Howard is continuing talks with former club Barnsley, Sky Sports understands.

Last Updated: 24/06/14 at 14:57 Post Comment

Brian Howard: In talks with Barnsley

Brian Howard: In talks with Barnsley

The 31-year-old midfielder spent four hugely successful years at Oakwell before leaving in 2009.

Now after finishing last season with Birmingham, following a stint in Bulgaria with CSKA Sofia, Howard is considering a move back to Barnsley.

Barnsley opened talks over the weekend, with chief executive Ben Mansford confirming:  "Brian is regularly linked with this club because of what he did in the past but I can confirm he is one of our targets.

"There are other options for us and it is probably 50/50 whether we sign him."

Talks are yet to reach agreement, but Sky Sports understand they are continuing and Howard could yet return to the club where he still a firm fans' favourite.

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