Apr 19, 2014 at 3pm UK at ​Oakwell
Barnsley
0-1
LeedsLeeds United

Etuhu (19')
FT(HT: 0-1)
McCormack (16')
Brown (26'), Murphy (47')

Half-Time Report: Ross McCormack puts Leeds United in front

Leeds United take a 1-0 lead into half time of their Championship tie with Barnsley.

Ross McCormack's 28th league goal of the season has given Leeds United a 1-0 lead in their game against Yorkshire rivals Barnsley.

Leeds' Ross McCormack celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Barnsley during the Championship match on April 19, 2014© Getty Images

Matt Smith proved himself to be a nuisance and tested Luke Steele with a strong header in the eighth minute.

Less than 10 minutes later, Smith nodded the ball into the path of McCormack, who scooped the ball goalwards and it squirmed under the body of Steele and rolled into the back of the net.

Barnsley struggled to create many chances, and Tomasz Cywka had the home side's best effort, but it was a poor strike from 25 yards.

Sheffield United manager Danny Wilson looks on during a League One match at Brammall Lane on February 1, 2013
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