James Bree celebrated his professional contract with a superb goal but Barnsley under 18s' eight-match winning run ended with a 2-1 loss at Cardiff City on Saturday morning.

 

The 16-year-old – who signed until 2017 last week – fired in a 25-yard screamer to pull a goal back after the Welsh side went 2-0 up. Nana Yiadom hit the bar late on but the young Reds lost for the first time in 2014.

 

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The under 18s are at home to Leeds United on Saturday from 11am. The under 21s visit Huddersfield on Monday hoping to end a winless run that stretches back to October. They went down 4-2 at Derby County on Monday. The goals came from Reuben Noble-Lazarus and Jordan Clark.