Brentford face a trip to Barnsley at Oakwell on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 8 of the 25 previous games, with the hosts winning just 7.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in October 2004, when they played out a goalless draw in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Tue 25 Jan||Brentford||1 - 1||Barnsley||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Sat 09 Oct||Barnsley||0 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Apr||Barnsley||0 - 2||Brentford||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 01 Nov||Brentford||2 - 1||Barnsley||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Sat 26 Apr||Barnsley||1 - 0||Brentford||LGE1|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Oct||Brentford||1 - 2||Barnsley||LGE1|
|1992/1993||Sat 01 May||Brentford||3 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Barnsley are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Tykes in those games, with 7 conceded.
Brentford have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Bees have hit 7 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Barnsley's 6 points from 4 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position. Brentford are leading the way in the Coca Cola League One, with their 4 games giving them a return of 9 points.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Brentford on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Barnsley. Score draw
|Barnsley||Unbeaten in the last 8 home games.|
|Brentford||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 16 outings ago.