Barnsley - Barnsley v Crystal Palace
UK time is: 23:45:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Barnsley vs. Crystal Palace


Tuesday 23rd October 2012


Barnsley v Crystal Palace

Barnsley will be looking for back to back wins following Saturday`s impressive win at Charlton. High flying Crystal Palace are the visitors to Oakwell but they could be unsettled with manager Dougie Freedman in talks with Bolton about the possibility of becoming their new manager.

Vital Quotes:

Barnsley Team News:

Barnsley will be without leading scorer Craig Davies who could be out for up to six weeks with a hamstring problem. Marlon Harewood is expected to come in up front.

Stephen Dawson could also be missing which could mean a recall for Bobby Hassell as the holding midfield player if Martin Cranie is still side lined.

Player to watch: Cywka

Crystal Palace Team News:

Crystal Palace are without star player Wilfried Zaha who is suspended along with Dean Moxey.

Darcy Blake faces a late fitness test, while defender Paddy McCarthy remains unavailable with a groin injury.

Player to watch: Jedinak

Match Facts & Stats

All 58 meetings between the two since 1921 have been league games. Barnsley have won 26, Crystal Palace have won 22 and there have been 10 draws with 149 goals featured.

Barnsley are unbeaten in six home league games against Palace. The visitors last victory at Oakwell was 4 - 1 in February 2002.

Barnsley need one goal to total 50 in home league matches against Palace.

Barnsley are chasing their first back to back league wins since December last year.

The reds have claimed an unrivalled 11 points from matches in which they have scored no more than a single goal.

Palace sit in fourth place two points from the leaders and unbeaten in eight matches.

Match Prediction:

Let`s have your predictions on this one.

Next Fixtures:

The Journalist

Writer: Vital Tyke Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday October 23 2012

Time: 1:18PM


Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Barnsley Articles

Hourihane On Late United Point (Monday November 30 2015)

Johnson On United Point (Monday November 30 2015)

Video - Sheffield United Highlights (h) (Sunday November 29 2015)

Stats: Barnsley v Sheffield United (Saturday November 28 2015)

Barnsley v Sheffield United - Teamsheets! (Saturday November 28 2015)

Scowen On Initial PFA Fans' November List (Saturday November 28 2015)

Match Day Officials v Sheffield United (Thursday November 26 2015)

Archived Barnsley Articles

List All Vital Barnsley Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Fleetwood 20 6 3 11 -2 21
19. Shrewsbury 20 6 3 11 -5 21
20. Colchester 20 5 5 10 -19 20
21. Oldham 20 3 10 7 -10 19
22. Blackpool 20 5 4 11 -12 19
23. Crewe 20 5 4 11 -14 19
24. Barnsley 20 5 3 12 -9 18

Barnsley Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

December A Crucial Month For Blackpool
Blackpool : 01/12/2015 21:46:01
Burton : 01/12/2015 21:41:01
Millwall : 01/12/2015 21:40:00
Shrewsbury : 01/12/2015 21:36:00
Walsall Team News v Shrewsbury
Walsall : 01/12/2015 18:51:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Sheffield United MotM
Suggested By:  VitalBarnsley
Davies 50%
Wabara 0%
Mawson 0%
Nyatanga 0%
White 0%
Isgrove 0%
Pearson 0%
Hourihane 25%
Hammill 25%
Winnall 0%
Watkins 0%
Sub:-R Williams 0%
Sub:-Toney 0%
Sub:-Smith 0%