History of the Bolton Wanderers v Barnsley fixture
Bolton Wanderers play host to Barnsley at Burnden Way on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Trotters are clearly on top, having won 9 and lost only 3 of the 17 games.
The last time the two teams met at Bolton Wanderers was more than a decade ago, in November 2000, with Bolton Wanderers running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a League Division One match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2000/2001||Sat 28 Apr||Barnsley||0 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||League Division One|
|2000/2001||Sat 11 Nov||Bolton Wdrs.||2-0||Barnsley||League Division One|
|1999/2000||Sat 26 Feb||Barnsley||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||League Division One|
|1999/2000||Sat 18 Sep||Bolton Wdrs.||2 - 2||Barnsley||League Division One|
|1998/1999||Tue 09 Mar||Bolton Wdrs.||3 - 3||Barnsley||League Division One|
|1998/1999||Sat 03 Oct||Barnsley||2 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||League Division One|
|1997/1998||Sat 03 Jan||Barnsley||1 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||F.A. Cup|
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Recent respective form guides
Bolton Wanderers have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 7.
Barnsley have an average recent record on the road, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. The Tykes's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 7 goals for and 6 against.
Bolton Wanderers find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 20 points from their 16 matches.
Barnsley are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 15 points from 16 matches.
Current overall team form
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Barnsley is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Trotters in a close run game. Home Win
|Bolton Wanderers||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Barnsley||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.
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