Barnsley face a trip to Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Tykes will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 28 and win only 8 of the 50 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in December 2006, with Leicester City running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 28 Apr||Barnsley||0 - 1||Leicester City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 16 Dec||Leicester City||2 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1997/1998||Sat 02 May||Leicester City||1 - 0||Barnsley||PREM|
|1997/1998||Sat 27 Sep||Barnsley||0 - 2||Leicester City||PREM|
|1995/1996||Sat 02 Dec||Leicester City||2 - 2||Barnsley||CHMP|
|1995/1996||Sat 07 Oct||Barnsley||2 - 2||Leicester City||CHMP|
|1993/1994||Sat 19 Mar||Leicester City||0 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Leicester City have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 6 to 5.
Barnsley's away form is none too clever either, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Tykes have hit 4 goals, 10 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Leicester City are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 12 from their 11 matches played. Barnsley's 17 points from 12 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Tykes 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 Leicester City. Away win
|Leicester City||Failed to win in previous 4 home matches.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Barnsley||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|
No win in the 3 most recent games.