Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Tykes lost in the Forest

Tykes lost in the Forest

Barnsley threw everything at under-pressure boss, Colin Calderwood's men but came away from Nottinghamshire with nothing to show.

There was a place on the bench for loanee Jamie Cureton as Anderson de Silva returned from his three-match ban to partner Hugo Colace in the middle of the park.

A quiet start from both sides saw the Reds have the first opportunity as Jamal Campbell-Ryce tested the gloves of Camp with a 25-yard drive.

The referee appeared to set out a card stall as he booked Dennis Souza for bumping into Paul Anderson on nine minutes.

After a couple of half chances the Reds should have been in fron on 21 minutes. Macken's head met Campbell-Ryce's delightful cross but the former Derby man nodded just wide from eight yeards.

The host's first real threat on goal came via a Robert Earnshaw volley 24 minutes in.

Odejayi almost got in on goal but was denied by a great last-ditch challenge from Wes Morgan.

It was Forest who took the lead thanks to a simple header from Joe Garner on 36 minutes. It was a great cross from Tyson whose pinpoint cross found Garner unmarked six-yards out.

The second half saw a rejuvinated Forest come at the Reds and a McGugan effort zipped off the top of Muller's bar.

Anderson de Silva brought another top draw save from Camp just before the hour mark. The Brazilan had time to chest and volley an effort towards the top corner but for Camp's agile stop.

As the Reds drove forward they were nearly caught on the counter and Muller was forced into a splendid save, tipping over Lynch's 25-yard strike.

Stoppage time was quickly upon Barnsley but Stephen Foster nearly equalised but his free header met the bar.

There was one last chance for the Reds in the four minutes of stoppage time. Even Heinz Muller sprinted up for a free-kick. Anderson De Silva fired in the set-piece at Camp who made a world class save after the ball even took a deflection on its way in.





Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:MattyG
Date:Sunday November 30 2008
Time: 1:30PM

Comments

0
is that result as bad as it seems to be.....I think yes....dont you ???
lincolnblue
01/12/2008 11:40:00
0
You'd guess so, Forest are at the bottom for one reason only. I think we've got carried away with recent results and it affected our game. Many might disagree but I think the first half formation was all wrong, 4-5-1? We had players all over the place!
yorkie_tyke
02/12/2008 18:49:00
0
I've seen us play worse and win though. Should have equalised at the end.
mattyg
02/12/2008 23:44:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Barnsley Articles

Technology For The Championship In 2017/18

On Thursday the Football League confirmed that there was now an agreement in principle for the introduction of goal-line technology from the start of the 2017/18 season.

Bradshaw In Team Of Midweek (17/2/17)

Barnsley are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

Conor Hou?

Aston Villa 1 - 3 Barnsley

Stats: Aston Villa v Barnsley

All the stats from Aston Villa (1) vs (3) Barnsley, Villa Park, Tuesday 14th February 2017 7.45pm Att: 26,435

Archived Vital Barnsley Articles

Vital Barnsley articles from

Site Journalists

Vital Tyke
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Norwich man of match
Suggested By:
Davies18%
Bree5%
Roberts1%
MacDonald1%
Yiadom1%
Scowen1%
Morsy50%
Hourihane5%
Kent3%
Winnall3%
Bradshaw5%
Hammill5%
Payne1%
Janko1%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 32 20 8 4 68 28
2 Newcastle 31 21 3 7 66 35
3 Huddersfield 31 19 4 8 61 7
4 Reading 32 18 6 8 60 6
5 Leeds Utd 33 18 4 11 58 11
6 Sheff Wed 32 17 7 8 58 11
7 Norwich 33 15 6 12 51 11
8 Fulham 31 13 10 8 49 15
9 Barnsley 33 14 7 12 49 4
10 Preston 33 13 10 10 49 4
11 Derby County 31 13 8 10 47 7
12 Cardiff 33 13 6 14 45 -2
13 Ipswich 33 10 11 12 41 -7
14 Birmingham 33 10 10 13 40 -14
15 Brentford 31 10 7 14 37 -1
16 Q.P.R. 32 10 7 15 37 -11
17 Aston Villa 31 8 12 11 36 -6
18 Forest 33 10 6 17 36 -12
19 Wolves 31 9 8 14 35 -4
20 Burton 32 9 7 16 34 -13
21 Bristol City 31 9 5 17 32 -4
22 Wigan 32 7 9 16 30 -9
23 Blackburn 31 7 8 16 29 -13
24 Rotherham 33 4 5 24 17 -43
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Feb 25 2017 3:00PM : Huddersfield Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Derby County (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Queens Park Rangers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Ipswich Town (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Norwich City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Sheffield Wednesday (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Vital Football Comment