Barnsley striker Sam Winnall has Sheffield Wednesday medical

Barnsley's Sam Winnall scores his side's first goal of the game
Image: Sam Winnall is on the verge of a transfer from Barnsley to Sheffield Wednesday

Barnsley striker Sam Winnall has had a medical at Sheffield Wednesday and is expected to sign late on Thursday, Sky sources understand.

Winnall is out of contract at Oakwell at the end of the season and has previously been linked with a transfer to Brentford.

The 25-year-old has scored 11 goals in 23 appearances for the Tykes so far this season and has notched 48 goals in his two-and-a-half years at the club.

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Winnall was nominated on the shortlist for the December edition of the PFA Championship Player of the Month award, which was eventually won by Leeds defender Pontus Jansson.

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