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Volleyed right-footed shot by Cole Skuse. Save by Luke Steele.
Jamal Campbell-Ryce decides to take a short corner.
Andy Gray leaves the field to be replaced by Reuben Noble-Lazarus.
Danny Haynes produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the target.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Martyn Woolford played to the near post, Stephen Foster makes a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Martyn Woolford, blocked by Nathan Doyle.
The ball is swung over by Albert Adomah, clearance by Paul McShane.
Penalty scored by Nicky Maynard. Barnsley 4-2 Bristol City.Unfair challenge on Albert Adomah by Stephen Foster results in a Penalty.
Kieran Trippier leaves the field to be replaced by Diego Arismendi. Handball decision goes against David Clarkson. Free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Martyn Woolford joins the action as a substitute, replacing Jamie McAllister.
Jamie McAllister takes the inswinging corner, save made by Luke Steele.
Nicky Maynard has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.
Kieran Trippier concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie McAllister. David James takes the free kick.
Nathan Doyle is booked. The referee books Nicky Maynard for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Nicky Maynard on Kieran Trippier. Matthew Hill delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left wing, clearance made by Marvin Elliott.
Foul by Jacob Butterfield on David Clarkson, free kick awarded. Jamie McAllister takes the free kick.
Jacob Mellis produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.
(Bristol City) makes a substitution, with David Clarkson coming on for Brett Pitman.
Marlon Harewood takes a shot. David James makes a save.
Cole Skuse on for Lee Johnson.
Unfair challenge on Marlon Harewood by Jamie McAllister results in a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Kieran Trippier from right wing, clearance by Kalifa Cisse.
Matthew Hill has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.
Paul McShane finds the back of the net with a headed goal from deep inside the penalty box. Barnsley 4-1 Bristol City.Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jacob Butterfield from the left by-line, assist on the goal came from Jacob Butterfield.
The offside flag is raised against Marvin Elliott. Luke Steele takes the indirect free kick.
Brett Pitman takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Nathan Doyle.
Nicky Maynard takes a shot. Save by Luke Steele.
Albert Adomah sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the area by Brett Pitman misses to the left of the target.
Andy Gray has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand post.
Danny Haynes takes a shot. Blocked by David James.
Jacob Butterfield finds the net with a goal from long range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Barnsley 3-1 Bristol City.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marvin Elliott on Danny Haynes. Free kick taken by Kieran Trippier.
Danny Haynes takes a shot from just outside the penalty area which clears the crossbar.
A cross is delivered by Jordan Spence, save made by Luke Steele.
Nathan Doyle takes a shot. Save by David James.
Corner taken by Jamie McAllister, save made by Luke Steele.
Shot by Marvin Elliott. Save by Luke Steele.
Danny Haynes scores a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Barnsley 2-1 Bristol City.Andy Gray takes a shot. Blocked by David James.
Corner taken by Jacob Butterfield from the right by-line, comfortable save by David James.
Jamal Campbell-Ryce booked for unsporting behaviour. Jamal Campbell-Ryce challenges Jacob Mellis unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kieran Trippier has a direct shot on goal from the free kick, save made by David James.
A cross is delivered by Albert Adomah, Marvin Elliott produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Marvin Elliott goes into the book for dissent. Penalty scored by Andy Gray. Barnsley 1-1 Bristol City.Marvin Elliott is penalised for handball and concedes a .
Jacob Mellis delivers the ball.
Matthew Hill fouled by Jordan Spence, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jacob Butterfield from left wing, Marvin Elliott makes a clearance.
The referee shows Hugo Colace a yellow card. Jacob Mellis comes on in place of Hugo Colace. Jamal Campbell-Ryce fouled by Hugo Colace, the ref awards a free kick. Jamie McAllister fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Luke Steele.
Shot from just outside the box by Jamal Campbell-Ryce goes over the bar.
Direct free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Jamie McAllister takes a corner.
Short corner worked by Jamie McAllister.
Hugo Colace challenges Marvin Elliott unfairly and gives away a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Jamie McAllister, clearance by Paul McShane.
Paul McShane fouled by Jordan Spence, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul McShane on Nicky Maynard. Jamie McAllister delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, Paul McShane manages to make a clearance.
Danny Haynes takes a shot. Save made by David James.
The ball is delivered by Matthew Hill, Shot by Marlon Harewood from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.
The offside flag is raised against Jamal Campbell-Ryce. Luke Steele takes the indirect free kick.
Corner taken by Jamie McAllister from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Nathan Doyle.
Goal scored by Marvin Elliott from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Barnsley 0-1 Bristol City.The assist for the goal came from Jordan Spence.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brett Pitman by Danny Haynes. Jamie McAllister takes the direct free kick.
Hugo Colace takes a shot. Lewin Nyatanga gets a block in.
Tykes set for Foster boost
Barnsley captain Stephen Foster could make an overdue return from injury for the match against Bristol City.
The Tykes defender looked set to make his comeback from a thigh problem in the Crystal Palace clash, but failed to make the squad.
However, he played 45 minutes in a reserve match against Nottingham Forest on Wednesday and could be selected.
Fellow defender Paul McShane did feature against Palace after making a speedy recovery from a hamstring tear and is likely to retain his place.
Jay McEveley (knee) and Jacob Mellis (hamstring) managed more than an hour of second-string action in the 1-0 defeat against Forest and both are in contention for a recall.
The last 10 matches have yielded just seven points for Mark Robins' side, who have slipped to 16th.
Bristol City will check on midfielders Cole Skuse and Kalifa Cisse.
Manager Keith Millen was unable to give Skuse, who has been out with a toe injury, a run-out in the reserves on Wednesday due to illness while Cisse has only recently resumed training after a troublesome thigh problem.
"There`s a bit of a bug going round at the moment and Cole pulled out of the reserve game, which is a shame as he needed the minutes under his belt and it could set him back a week," said Millen.
"We will keep a close eye on Kalifa and see how he is feeling at the weekend."
Striker Jon Stead did play for the reserves and, after making his return from an ankle injury as a substitute against Doncaster last weekend, will hope to push for a starting role following a goal for the second string.
Haynes on target in Tykes win
Danny Haynes returned to haunt his old club as Barnsley secured just their second win in 11 matches in a dramatic six-goal thriller.
Haynes, who left Ashton Gate in January, scored the hosts' second goal as they fought back from a goal down to post a solid 4-2 win.
Marvin Elliott's strike after just six minutes handed the Robins the advantage but he then conceded the penalty which Andy Gray converted to trigger a stunning comeback for Barnsley.
Haynes put them ahead before Jacob Butterfield scored the goal of the match to put the Tykes in control at the break, with Paul McShane adding the fourth and Nicky Maynard grabbing a late consolation from the spot.
Mark Robins' side carved out the first opening when Hugo Colace rifled in a 20-yard drive which was well blocked by Lewin Nyatanga.
But it was City who opened the scoring when Elliott controlled Jordan Spence's pass and stroked in a low effort from inside the box.
The Tykes composed themselves after the early setback and created another chance of their own when Marlon Harewood steered Matthew Hill's cross just wide of the upright.
Jamal Campbell-Ryce then fired a long-range shot narrowly over as Keith Millen's men looked to apply the pressure.
City were forced to make a change when Colace picked up an injury in a challenge with Campbell-Ryce, with Jacob Mellis coming on to replace him.
And in the 32nd minute Elliott completed his turnaround from hero to villain as he handled in the box to allow Gray to equalise from the spot.
With the home side in the ascendancy, they attacked once more and after Harewood had been brought down on the edge of the box, Kieran Trippier curled in a testing free-kick which David James tipped past the post.
Maynard eluded the attentions of the Barnsley defence at the other end but was thwarted by the alert Luke Steele.
And Haynes seized his moment to smash one past his former employers when he followed up Gray's lacklustre effort to drill it home just before the break.
There was more to come from Barnsley and Butterfield arrowed home a wonderful strike from the left corner of the box in first-half stoppage time.
Buoyed by the impressive turnaround, the home side were immediately on the front after the interval, with Gray curling a shot wide after Haynes had been denied by the legs of James.
Steele went full-stretch to keep out Maynard's shot on the turn as City tried to find a way back into the match.
But the points were put beyond their reach when Hull loanee McShane headed home Butterfield's cross from close range, making Maynard's late penalty, awarded following Stephen Foster's foul on Albert Adomah, a mere consolation.
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