Crystal Palace face a trip to Barnsley at Oakwell on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 26 games played, Eagles have recorded 8 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 13 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2009, with Barnsley running out comfortable 3 - 1 winners in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sat 19 Dec||Crystal Palace||1 - 1||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Tue 17 Mar||Barnsley||3 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 18 Oct||Crystal Palace||3 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 15 Mar||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 08 Dec||Barnsley||0 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Apr||Barnsley||2 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 18 Nov||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Barnsley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Barnsley are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Eagles's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Barnsley see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 45 points from their 34 games played so far, Crystal Palace are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 37 points from 34 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Crystal Palace have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Barnsley may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Barnsley||7 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 14 .
|Crystal Palace||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|