Vital Football

Latest Barnsley FC News

Barnsley Rank Outsiders Again

Barnsley Rank Outsiders Again

I could just copy and paste from my article on this last year. Barnsley are rank outsiders for the title and promotion this coming season.

After five seasons back in football's second tier since promotion in 2006, the Reds are the fifth longest standing club in the Championship in terms of current successive seasons, with only Cardiff, Coventry, Palace and Ipswich enjoying a longer current stay.

Yet Barnsley are still of the favourites for relegation, way out in last place at 100/1 to win the title with ladbrokes and in joint last place with Doncaster Rovers for the promotion race at 50/1 with Skybet.

As I said last year, it's always worth a punt on the Reds, Blackpool were 150/1 to go up before their recent promotion season.



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

Writer:gooderzone
Date:Wednesday June 29 2011
Time: 6:46PM

Comments

0
A joke those odds. I had you as my outsider last year as I really rated Robins, not sure now with Keith Hill but he knows the lower divisions well and he looks to have bought in some hungry players.
cubanclaret
28/07/2011 20:00:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Barnsley Articles

Northampton Cup Details Confirmed

Barnsley have today confirmed the full details of the League Cup first round tie against Northampton Town.

Digby Moves To Ipswich

Youngster Paul Digby has today completed a permanent move to Portman Road and Ipswich Town.

Are Players Set For A Football Exit?

With the country narrowly voting to leave the European Union in Thursday's Referendum, there are certainly plenty of real questions that have to be addressed in terms...

Everton Friendly Confirmed

Barnsley confirmed last week that a friendly against Everton had been set up - and somehow we missed it!

Archived Vital Barnsley Articles

Vital Barnsley articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Barnsley
Write For Vital Barnsley
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

PO Final - Millwall MotM
Suggested By:
Davies8%
Scowen1%
Mawson1%
Roberts5%
George Williams1%
Isgrove12%
Brownhill2%
Hourihane45%
Hammill19%
Winnall1%
Fletcher3%
Sub - Toney1%
Sub - Watkins1%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Burnley 46 26 15 5 93 37
P Middlesbrough 46 26 11 9 89 32
3 Brighton 46 24 17 5 89 30
4 Hull City 46 24 11 11 83 34
5 Derby County 46 21 15 10 78 23
6 Sheff Wed 46 19 17 10 74 21
7 Ipswich 46 18 15 13 69 2
8 Cardiff 46 17 17 12 68 5
9 Brentford 46 19 8 19 65 5
10 Birmingham 46 16 15 15 63 4
11 Preston 46 15 17 14 62 0
12 Q.P.R. 46 14 18 14 60 0
13 Leeds Utd 46 14 17 15 59 -8
14 Wolves 46 14 16 16 58 -5
15 Blackburn 46 13 16 17 55 0
16 Forest 46 13 16 17 55 -4
17 Reading 46 13 13 20 52 -7
18 Bristol City 46 13 13 20 52 -17
19 Huddersfield 46 13 12 21 51 -11
20 Fulham 46 12 15 19 51 -13
21 Rotherham 46 13 10 23 49 -18
R Charlton 46 9 13 24 40 -40
R MK Dons 46 9 12 25 39 -30
R Bolton 46 5 15 26 30 -40
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Barnsley Results (view all)

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)