Barnsley face a trip to Norwich City at on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 18 games played, Tykes have recorded 3 wins, and Norwich City have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2008, the Canaries carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Barnsley||0 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 23 Feb||Norwich City||1 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 12 Jan||Barnsley||1 - 3||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Mar||Barnsley||1 - 3||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 26 Aug||Norwich City||5 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 13 Apr||Barnsley||0 - 2||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 24 Nov||Norwich City||2 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Norwich City's home form is poor, winning just 2 of the last six, and losing the other 4. The Canaries's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
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 5 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Norwich City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 26 points from 27 matches. Barnsley find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 32 points from their 27 matches.
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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 Norwich City. Away win
|Norwich City||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|Barnsley||4 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.