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Barnsley vs Bristol City prediction, preview, team news and more | EFL Championship 2021-22

Barnsley will host Bristol City on Tuesday - Sky Bet Championship
Barnsley will host Bristol City on Tuesday - Sky Bet Championship
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The EFL Championship continues this week and will see Barnsley host Bristol City at the Oakwell Ground on Tuesday night.

Barnsley held on for a surprise 1-1 draw against league leaders and promotion favorites Fulham in their game at the weekend. Carlton Morris gave the Tykes the lead from the penalty spot in the first half before their opponents leveled the scores late in the game.

The hosts sit 22nd in the Championship standings with 25 points from 36 games. They are just two points above rock-bottom in the table and will be looking to begin picking up points to avoid an impending drop.

Bristol City returned to winning ways this weekend, beating Blackburn Rovers 1-0 in dramatic fashion. The visitors were on the backfoot for most of the game and had the heroics of their goalkeeper to thank for keeping the game goalless before Andreas Weimann scored a brilliant volley to clinch all three points.

Bristol City sit 18th in the league table with 43 points from 37 games. They will now be looking to make it back-to-back wins when they play on Tuesday.


Barnsley vs Bristol City Head-to-Head

Historically, there have been 100 meetings between Barnsley and Bristol City. The hosts have won 31 of those games while the visitors have won 45 times. There have been 24 draws between the two sides.

The two sides last faced off in a league clash earlier in the season, which Bristol City won 2-1.

Barnsley Form Guide: D-D-L-W-W

Bristol City Form Guide: W-L-L-L-W


Barnsley vs Bristol City Team News

Barnsley

The hosts will be without the services of Cauley Woodrow, Victor Adeboyejo and Aaron Leya Iseka on Tuesday as all three players are injured.

Injured: Cauley Woodrow, Victor Adeboyejo, Aaron Leya Iseka

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

Bristol City

The visitors have a fairly lengthy list of injured personnel including Kasey Palmer, Andy King, Callum O'Dowda, George Tanner and Nathan Baker.

Injured: Kasey Palmer, Andy King, Callum O'Dowda, George Tanner, Nathan Baker

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None


Barnsley vs Bristol City Predicted XI

Barnsley Predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Bradley Collins; Liam Kitching, Michal Helik, Mads Juel Andersen, Callum Brittain; Matthew Wolfe, Claudio Gomes; Remy Vita, Amine Bassi, Domingos Quina; Carlton Morris

Bristol City Predicted XI (5-3-2): Daniel Bentley; Andreas Weimann, Robbie Cundy, Robert Atkinson, Timm Klose, Jay Dasilva; Joe Williams, Matty James, Alex Scott; Chris Martin, Antoine Semenyo


Barnsley vs Bristol City Prediction

Barnsley are on a three-game winless run. They have struggled on home turf this season and have the worst home record in the league with just four wins in 18 games.

Bristol City's latest result ended a three-game losing streak and marked their first away league victory since October last year. With both sides struggling for form at the moment, Tuesday's game could end in a draw.

Prediction: Barnsley 1-1 Bristol City


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Edited by Peter P

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