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Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday – Match Preview, Betting Tips, Best Odds

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See what predictions our betting experts have set for the League One match between Barnsley and Sheffield Wednesday, along with the team stats and latest odds.

Sheffield Wednesday will visit Oakwell Stadium on Tuesday for a League One fixture with home side Barnsley.

Sitting top of the table, Sheffield Wednesday claimed 78 points after 35 rounds, while Barnsley have amassed 69 points. This ranks the latter as number 4 in League One before the next round.

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Barnsley Form

Barnsley swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 3-1 against Portsmouth. They went on to defeat Plymouth 3-0 and made it three on the spin against Wycombe in a 0-1 victory. Barnsley showed little mercy in their past six matches at Oakwell Stadium, of which they won five, drew none, and lost once. They hit the target 15 times, letting in six themselves.

Sheffield Wednesday Form

Sheffield Wednesday claimed seven points from their last nine available, as they won by 1-0 and 0-1 against Peterborough and Portsmouth, respectively. Last time out, Bolton ended up stealing a point in a 1-1 draw. Sheffield Wednesday claimed a remarkable four wins from six away matches in League One, going undefeated as they also drew twice. They also banged in eight goals, whilst conceding four.

Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday Stats

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Barnsley and Sheffield Wednesday. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • Barnsley have won 10 of the last 11 home matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • Barnsley have not lost the last 10 matches in a row
  • Barnsley have won 10 of the last 11 home matches
  • Barnsley have won 5 of the last 6 matches while scoring more than 2.5 goals
  • Barnsley have won 8 of the last 10 matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • Sheffield Wednesday have not lost 28 of the last 30 matches
  • In 13 of the last 15 Sheffield Wednesday away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Sheffield Wednesday have scored in 15 of the last 16 matches
  • In 11 of the last 13 Sheffield Wednesday matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Sheffield Wednesday have scored in 15 of the last 17 away matches

Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday – Players in Form

Devante Cole has three strikes in six League One matches for Barnsley, who will be relying on his services when clashing with Sheffield Wednesday. The visitors are looking to Josh Windass, who has provided his team with four League One goals.

Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday Betting Tips

Full-time result

Oakwell Stadium saw Barnsley claiming nine wins out of a possible 10 across all tournaments. They drew zero and lost one. Visitors Sheffield Wednesday won five of their 10 latest away games, drew three, and lost two as well. Barnsley are on a fantastic streak of no less than 11 matches in a row without defeat. Sheffield Wednesday are on a serious roll of now 23 matches without defeat, going unbeaten in their last 10 away games.

Both teams to score

Barnsley scored the first goal of the match an impressive nine times in the last ten home games. Sheffield Wednesday scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Barnsley managed to open the scoreline in no less than eight of their previous 10 games. Their opponent from Sheffield Wednesday performed a similar feat as they scored the opener in seven of their last 10 games.

Total goals

Barnsley performed an average of 2.3 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out six times. Over 2.5 goals came up in three of Sheffield Wednesday’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.6 goals in these matches. Sheffield Wednesday are on a fine streak of scoring at least one goal in their last 13 matches.

Match predictions: Barnsley vs Sheffield Wednesday

To sum up, the upcoming match between Barnsley and Sheffield Wednesday seems to be a good betting opportunity.

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