FM Preview: Barnsley v Hull City 01 Nov 2011

Last updated : 31 October 2011 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Barnsley v Hull City fixture

Hull City face a trip to Barnsley at Oakwell on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 48 games played, Tigers have recorded 14 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 22 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in October 2010, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 15 Jan Hull City 2 - 0 Barnsley Championship
2010/2011 Sat 30 Oct Barnsley 1-1 Hull City Championship
2007/2008 Tue 15 Apr Barnsley 1 - 3 Hull City Championship
2007/2008 Mon 22 Oct Hull City 3 - 0 Barnsley Championship
2006/2007 Tue 20 Feb Barnsley 3 - 0 Hull City Championship
2006/2007 Tue 08 Aug Hull City 2 - 3 Barnsley Championship
2004/2005 Sat 02 Apr Hull City 2 - 1 Barnsley League One

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Recent respective form guides

Barnsley are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 7.

Hull City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Barnsley are currently lying in 19th place in npower Championship having mustered a points tally of 15 from their 14 matches played.

Hull City's total of 24 points from their 13 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Barnsley 6 2 1 3 9 10 7
Hull City 6 3 3 0 8 5 12

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Hull City are in reasonable form away from home coming into this match, and the Madmen are quite confident that they should come away with a comfortable victory from this contest. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Barnsley 4 games since last home draw.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Hull City Undefeated in last 5 away games.
10 games since last defeat.

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