The victim, who was believed to be in his 20s, died in hospital after the assault outside Sheffield Cineworld.
The League One fixture between Barnsley and Burton Albion is called off after a person is taken ill at Oakwell.
Police Scotland say a man who died after falling from cliffs in Orkney on Thursday was from Sheffield.
From pre-match burgers to naked wrestling, Jon Parkin is not your average footballer
Archie Walsh-Bates, 11, is a young carer in Sheffield looking after a family member
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Aston Villa and Sheffield Wednesday.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Nottingham Forest and Rotherham United.
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