Hull City travel to take on Barnsley at Oakwell on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 44 games played, Tigers have recorded 12 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 21 victories.
The last time the two teams met at Barnsley was more than a decade ago, in April 1991, with Barnsley running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a Second Division match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|1990/1991||Sat 06 Apr||Barnsley||3 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
|1990/1991||Sat 29 Dec||Hull City||1 - 2||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1989/1990||Sat 24 Feb||Barnsley||1 - 1||Hull City||CHMP|
|1989/1990||Sat 25 Nov||Hull City||1 - 2||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1988/1989||Mon 02 Jan||Barnsley||0 - 2||Hull City||CHMP|
|1988/1989||Sat 10 Sep||Hull City||0 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1987/1988||Sat 05 Mar||Hull City||1 - 2||Barnsley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Barnsley have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Tykes's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 11.
The away form of Hull City however, is much more impressive, with 3 victories and just 1 loss from the last six. The games have constituted a decent return of 13 goals for the Tigers, and 5 goals against.
Barnsley see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 5 points from their 4 games played so far, Hull City are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League One, and have accumulated 9 points from the 4 games they have played so far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Tigers's decent recent efforts out on the road should see them narrowly take the spoils from the match with Barnsley, believes the FootyMad team. Away win
|Barnsley||5 games since last home draw.|
|Hull City||4 games since last away draw.|