Cardiff v Barnsley
Cardiff City Stadium
Tuesday 9th April 2013
Barnsley travel to league leaders Cardiff hopeful of a result following a good point at Palace albeit wearing the Crystal Palace away kit.
Vital Quotes:Flicker (on the Place match)
I think the experience of Stephen Foster and Bobby Hassell marshalled Glenn Murray really well which you have to do, he is the best striker in the league.
Cardiff Team News:
Cardiff will be without striker Fraizer Campbell who has a shin problem.
Matt Connolly is a doubt after limping off in the 0 - 0 draw with Watford.
Player to watch: Bellamy
He has always caused us problems when he`s played against us.
Barnsley Team News:
The reds are hoping that Kelvin Etuhu will be fit after picking up a knock against Palace.
Martin Cranie could be fit to return.
I expect Flicker to put out the same team that drew at Palace and not risk Cranie but if he is fit he will come on to the bench for Jones.
Player to watch: The old men Foster and Hassell
They will need to play how they did at Palace if the reds are to get a result.
Match Facts & Stats
Cardiff are unbeaten in five against Barnsley.
This fixture last season was 5 - 3 to Cardiff, the highest scoring match between the two clubs.
Barnsley`s last win at Cardiff came in February 2010 with Daniel Bogdanovic scoring both goals in a 2 - 0 win.
Barnsley have won three of their last five with only one defeat in that period.
Barnsley haven`t won away in five matches.
The reds have only recorded one victory against a top five club this season.
Barnsley are yet to beat a top eight team away from home.
The tykes are on the hunt for a third successive clean sheet.
Barnsley are th most vulnerable team in the division in the first ten minutes of matches having shipped ten goals in this period.
All Barnsley`s remaining fixtures are against top half clubs until the final day of the season when they travel to Huddersfield.
Let`s have your predictions.
At home to Charlton on Saturday.