History of the Barnsley v Leeds United fixture
Leeds United face a trip to Barnsley at Oakwell on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 27 games played, Whites have recorded 7 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Oakwell was just last season, in December 2011, when they eased past their opponents in a high-scoring 4-1 thriller, in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2012/2013||Sat 06 Oct||Leeds Utd.||1 - 0||Barnsley||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 31 Dec||Barnsley||4-1||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2011/2012||Sat 26 Nov||Leeds Utd.||1 - 2||Barnsley||Championship|
|2010/2011||Tue 22 Feb||Leeds Utd.||3 - 3||Barnsley||Championship|
|2010/2011||Tue 14 Sep||Barnsley||5 - 2||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 02 Dec||Leeds Utd.||2 - 2||Barnsley||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 04 Nov||Barnsley||3 - 2||Leeds Utd.||Championship|
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Recent respective form guides
Barnsley's dreadful home form has resulted in just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While Tykes have scored 5, a worringly large 9 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Leeds United is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Whites have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Barnsley find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 26 games have yielded only 21 points.
Leeds United lie just outside the playoff positions in the npower Championship, picking up 38 from their 26 games so far.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Whites out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Barnsley. Away win
|Barnsley||5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Leeds United||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
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