Who scored the first Premier League goal at Oakwell?

Neil Redfearn scored the first ever Premier League goal at Oakwell during Barnsley’s 1-2 loss at home to West Ham United on Saturday 7 August 1997.

This was not only Barnsley’s first season in the Premier League, then known as the Premiership, but also the Yorkshire club’s first in the top flight in their 102-year history at the time.



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