A Look At The Weekend Action

27 January 2013 06:20
Barnsley march on into the FA Cup Fifth Round………

……but last minute league goals for Sheffield Wednesday and Bristol City leave Reds joint bottom and seven points from safety.

After successive 1-0 victories Barnsley are one of only four teams yet to concede a goal in this season’s competition along with Blackburn, Wigan and Manchester City

This win at the KC Stadium, their first there since 2006 and only their second ever at that particular ground saw them win away from home in the FA Cup for the first time since the famous victory at Liverpool in 2008.

Barnsley have now lost just one of their five games under David Flitcroft and none of the last four. It is their longest unbeaten run in 13 months. They have won three of those five and kept three clean sheets. Before this they had gone 14 matches since their last shut out.

Under Flitcroft The Reds have conceded in the first half just once- in his first match, the 2-1 defeat at Peterborough. Before this, Barnsley had conceded in the first half in nine of the previous 10 matches.

Barnsley Team:

Luke Steele

Bobby Hassell

Scott Golbourne

Scott Wiseman (YC)

Martin Cranie

Tom Kennedy

David Perkins

Jacob Mellis

Kelvin Etuhu (YC)

Marlon Harewood

Chris Dagnall


Jim O’Brien (for Mellis 58)

John Stones (for Wiseman 65)

Stephen Foster (for Dagnall 75)

Unused Substitutes: 

Ben Alnwick, Rhys Oates, Danny Rose, Reuben Noble-Lazarus.

Match Reports:


Official Website


Sky Sports

FA Cup Fourth Round results Saturday 26th January 2013:

Stoke 0-1 Manchester City

Bolton 1-2 Everton

Brighton 2-3 Arsenal

Derby 0-3 Blackburn

Huddersfield 1-1 Leicester


Macclesfield 0-1 Wigan

Middlesbrough 2-1 Aldershot

Norwich 0-1 Luton

QPR 2-4 MK Dons

Reading 4-0 Sheffield United

Manchester 4-1 Fulham

Friday 25th January 2013:

Millwall 2-1 Aston Villa

Sunday 26th January 2013:

Brentford 2-2 Chelsea

Leeds 2–1 Tottenham

Oldham3–2 Liverpool

Npower Championship results Saturday 26th January 2013:

Bristol City 2-1 Ipswich

Burnley 1-2 Birmingham

Charlton 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday

Nottingham Forest 0-3 Watford

Wolves 1-2 Blackpool

Barnsley lie in 23rd place in the Npower Championship with 25 points from 28 games.

We are 22 points off the Play-Offs 25 points off the Automatic Promotion Places, 35 points off First place and 7 points off Safety.

Up to 26.1.13

Next Up:

At Oakwell:

Npower Championship Matchday Twenty Nine: Barnsley v Millwall Tuesday 29th January 2013 Kick-Off 7:45pm:


Adult, non-member: £23

Adult, member: £20

OAP, non-member: £16

OAP, member: £15

Students (18-20), non-member: £16

Students (18-20), member: £15

Juveniles (12-17), non-member: £16

Juveniles (12-17), member: £15

Juveniles (5-11): £5 

On The Road:

Npower Championship Matchday Thirty: Blackpool v Barnsley Saturday 2nd February 2013: Kick-Off: 3pm


Adults - £12.50  OAP (60+) - £10  Juveniles (U18) - £7.50 

Juniors (11-15) - £8

Aged 10 and under - £1

Source: TykesMAD