Barnsley – Wolves PREDICTION & TIPS
Barnsley and Wolverhampton Wanderers team up at Oakwell Stadium in a match for the 27th round of the Championship. In the last direct confrontation for this edition of the league, on 23-09-2017, the Wolverhampton Wanderers won at home for (2-1). The history of direct confrontations played at this stadium indicates a balance between these two teams, as there was 1 draw and 1 victory for each team in the last 3 games. However, in the final match at this stage, in a Championship game on 31-01-2017, Wolverhampton Wanderers won by (1-3). The goals of the game were scored by M. Roberts (80 ‘) for Barnsley and for K. Hause (5’) and D. Edwards (36 ‘and 77′) for Wolverhampton Wanderers. Particular attention needs to be paid to the home / off condition as Barnsley presents different results at home and abroad.
After 6 wins, 8 draws and 12 losses, the home team is in 19th place, having won 26 points. In the last game, they beat Sunderland by 0-1, after having drawn 1-1 at home in a game against Reading. This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with 16 goals scored and 25 conceded; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 defeats in his stadium, with 19 goals scored and 22 conceded. In the last game he played for the FA Cup, he lost with Millwall away (4-1). In the last 10 home games for the league, Barnsley have won 1, 4 draws and 5 losses, so they have won 7 points out of 30. The team conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively. In 26 games in this event, he suffered the first goal 15 times and never managed to return to the result. In the last 13 home games for this competition there has been 1 period that stands out: scored 5 of his 12 goals between the minutes (0’-15 ‘).
Barnsley enter into this unmotivated clash after a 4-1 loss to the Millwall arena for the FA Cup. The home team opt to play in a traditional 4-3-3 where the three players most advanced are Isgrove, Bradshaw and Hammill. For acting inside doors, it is predicted that Barnsley will adopt a more offensive stance, aiming to score the first goal of the match. In the most central area of the terrain Mallan, Gardner and Moncur may play, while the latter is responsible for leading the team. Coach Paul Heckingbottom will not be able to count on Joe Williams for being punished.
Analysis of Wolverhampton Wanderers
After 19 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses, the visiting team is in 1st place, having won 61 points. In the last game, he beat Brentford at home (3-0), having won the away game in a game against Bristol City (1-2). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games has 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses as a visitor, with a total of 24 goals scored and 10 conceded; against 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium, with a total of 28 goals scored and 10 conceded. The team arrives at this meeting after a draw at home with Swansea City by (0-0). For the championship, Wolverhampton Wanderers had 22 points in 30 chances, after 7 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses in their last 10 away games. In matches played out for the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-1, which occurred in 5 of their 13 matches. His attack has scored regularly, having scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 26 games in this event, he only achieved 1 turnaround in the 5 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Wolverhampton are on their way after a home draw at home to Swansea in the FA Cup. Contrary to the “enemy” of this round, Wolverhampton often play at a 5-2-3 where the three players are Hélder Costa, Bonatini and Enobakhare. The visiting club when it invests in the offensive process usually does it through the right aisle, taking advantage of the depth offered by the right back Doherty. The foreign coach will not be able to count on Reuben Vinagre and Danny Batth for being punished. It should be noted that Ofosu-Ayeh and Ikeme are also off the list of those available because they are injured.
Barnsley – Wolves FREE TIPS
Wolves Win @ 1.55
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90