FM Preview: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Barnsley 21 Aug 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 20th August 2012
The game between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Barnsley in the Championship on 21st August 2012 at 19:45 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Wolverhampton Wanderers v Barnsley fixture
Barnsley pack their bags to visit Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Tykes will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 23 and win only 7 of the 38 games.
The previous match played between the two at Molineux was more than three years back, in December 2008, with Wolverhampton Wanderers running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Barnsley||1 - 1||Wolves||Championship|
|2008/2009||Sat 13 Dec||Wolves||2-0||Barnsley||Championship|
|2007/2008||Tue 04 Dec||Barnsley||1 - 0||Wolves||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 10 Nov||Wolves||1 - 0||Barnsley||Championship|
|2006/2007||Mon 01 Jan||Wolves||2 - 0||Barnsley||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Sep||Barnsley||1 - 0||Wolves||Championship|
|2001/2002||Tue 29 Jan||Barnsley||1 - 0||Wolves||League Division One|
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Recent respective form guides
Wolverhampton Wanderers's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. Wolves have conceded a disappointing 14 goals in this period, and managed to convert only 3 of their own chances.
Barnsley's away form is none too clever either, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Tykes have hit 6 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 0 points from 1 matches.
Barnsley's total of 3 points from their 1 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in npower Championship.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Although Barnsley have been far from successful in recent away games, we can see nothing other than an easy victory for them against Wolverhampton Wanderers. Away win
|Wolverhampton Wanderers||Drawn last 2 games at home.
Failed to win in previous 14 home matches.
Not won in the 16 most recent games.
|Barnsley||4 games since last away draw.
4 games since last defeat.
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