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Daniel Drinkwater gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Neil Danns. The referee shows Daniel Drinkwater a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Richie Wellens, Luke Steele makes a comfortable save.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Gray by Matt Mills. Jim O'Brien crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, comfortable save by Kasper Schmeichel.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darius Vassell by David Perkins. David Perkins booked. Darius Vassell booked. Neil Danns is shown a yellow card for dissent. Lloyd Dyer on for Jermaine Beckford. Matt Mills restarts play with the free kick.
Danny Haynes takes a shot. Save by Kasper Schmeichel. Jim O'Brien takes a shot. Save by Kasper Schmeichel.
Corner taken right-footed by Richie Wellens to the near post, clearance by Daniel Drinkwater.
Foul by Stephen Foster on Jermaine Beckford, free kick awarded. Stephen Foster goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Lee Peltier on for Paul Konchesky. Neil Danns shoots direct from the free kick, blocked by Daniel Drinkwater.
Corner taken right-footed by Richie Wellens, Luke Steele makes a brilliant save.
Danny Haynes concedes a free kick for a foul on Richie Wellens. Free kick crossed right-footed by Richie Wellens, Jim O'Brien makes a clearance.
Danny Haynes on for Matty Done. Outswinging corner taken by Richie Wellens.
Jacob Butterfield takes the inswinging corner, Jimmy McNulty challenges John Pantsil unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kasper Schmeichel takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Wiseman by Gelson Fernandes. Free kick crossed left-footed by Matty Done, save by Kasper Schmeichel.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jacob Butterfield from the left by-line, Matt Mills makes a clearance.
Corner taken right-footed by Jacob Butterfield from the left by-line, Stephen Foster produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Jacob Butterfield takes a shot. Save made by Kasper Schmeichel.
Effort from just outside the area by Andy King goes over the bar.
Corner taken by Neil Danns from the right by-line, clearance made by Jacob Butterfield.
A cross is delivered by John Pantsil, clearance made by Scott Wiseman.
Neil Danns is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Luke Steele restarts play with the free kick.
Daniel Drinkwater concedes a free kick for a foul on Richie Wellens. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Richie Wellens from left channel, Scott Wiseman manages to make a clearance.
Scott Wiseman comes on in place of Rob Edwards.
Andy King has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.
Matty Done is caught offside. Indirect free kick taken by Paul Konchesky.
Inswinging corner taken by Jacob Butterfield from the left by-line.
Matty Done takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Kasper Schmeichel.
Corner taken by Neil Danns from the right by-line, save made by Luke Steele.
Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Stephen Foster gets a block in.
The ball is swung over by Matty Done, save made by Kasper Schmeichel.
Andy King gets on the score sheet with a goal from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Barnsley 1-1 Leicester.Assist on the goal came from Jermaine Beckford.
Andy King comes on in place of Paul Gallagher.
Gelson Fernandes takes a shot. Save made by Luke Steele.
The ball is crossed by Jimmy McNulty, Andy Gray takes a shot. Jacob Butterfield grabs a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Barnsley 1-0 Leicester.Assist by Andy Gray.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Matty Done. Kasper Schmeichel takes the free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Neil Danns to the near post, clearance made by Daniel Drinkwater.
The ball is crossed by Jim O'Brien, Headed effort from deep inside the area by Andy Gray misses to the right of the target.
Andy Gray gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matt Mills. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Richie Wellens.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Drinkwater by Richie Wellens. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Daniel Drinkwater.
Matty Done challenges Kasper Schmeichel unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Kasper Schmeichel.
The offside flag is raised against Jermaine Beckford. Luke Steele takes the indirect free kick.
Jim O'Brien produces a right-footed shot from outside the box and misses left.
Shot on goal by Daniel Drinkwater from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Corner taken right-footed by Jacob Butterfield, save made by Kasper Schmeichel.
David Perkins takes a shot. Matt Mills gets a block in.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jim O'Brien on Darius Vassell. Free kick taken by Paul Konchesky.
Gelson Fernandes takes a shot. Luke Steele makes a save.
Matty Done is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Kasper Schmeichel restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is delivered by Paul Konchesky, Jermaine Beckford takes a shot. Save by Luke Steele.
Matty Done is caught offside. Kasper Schmeichel takes the free kick.
Jermaine Beckford gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jim O'Brien. Free kick taken by Bobby Hassell.
Unfair challenge on David Perkins by John Pantsil results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Jermaine Beckford produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.
Darius Vassell is ruled offside. Luke Steele takes the free kick.
Jermaine Beckford challenges Stephen Foster unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Paul Konchesky delivers the ball.
Sven's woes increase at Oakwell
Jacob Butterfield scored his first goal of the season to help Barnsley clinch a 1-1 draw and their first home point in the npower Championship this season, completing another frustrating afternoon for Leicester manager Sven Goran Eriksson.
Eriksson's side fell behind to midfielder Butterfield's diving header in the 38th minute and, although Foxes substitute Andy King equalised 30 seconds into the second period, Leicester could not find a winner.
The big-spending promotion favourites have now won only two of their first six matches of the campaign.
Leicester handed a debut to striker Jermaine Beckford and he had a hand in King's goal, but Eriksson was indebted to his goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel, who twice pulled off superb saves in the closing stages to deny Barnsley substitute Danny Haynes and Jim O'Brien.
Winger O'Brien returned to Barnsley's starting line-up, while midfielder Paul Gallagher was recalled for Leicester.
Former Leeds striker Beckford had the Foxes' first effort on goal, curling a 20-yard shot wide in the 10th minute, and then saw his angled shot from inside the penalty area held by Barnsley goalkeeper Luke Steele.
Gelson Fernandes was next to test Steele, this time from 25 yards, but the Tykes keeper was equal to it.
Barnsley responded with midfield trio David Perkins, Danny Drinkwater and O'Brien peppering the Leicester goal.
Drinkwater, on loan from Manchester United, was just off target with a 30-yard free-kick and striker Andy Gray headed O'Brien's cross wide soon after as Barnsley looked the more likely to make the breakthrough.
Barnsley duly took the lead their approach play deserved in the 38th minute when Gray headed Jim McNulty's cross against the woodwork and Butterfield reacted quickest to send a diving header into the bottom corner from the rebound.
Steele held another long-range effort from Fernandes as half-time approached, but Leicester went in at the break a goal down.
But within 30 seconds of the restart they were level. Beckford did well to pull the ball back from the by-line and half-time substitute King swept the ball home into the bottom corner from six yards.
Leicester goalkeeper Schmeichel then kept the Foxes on level terms, holding Tykes midfielder Matty Done's stinging shot.
A free-flowing encounter then saw King go close to a second, but he pulled his left-footed shot from inside the area wide of Steele's post.
Schmeichel denied Barnsley again in the 65th minute when he dived low to keep out an angled shot from Butterfield, who then crossed for defender Stephen Foster to head just wide.
Tykes manager Keith Hill sensed three points were there for the taking when he sent on striker Danny Haynes for midfielder Done in the 78th minute.
But Steele had to be at his acrobatic best again to keep out Richie Wellens' goalbound corner in the 82nd minute.
Barnsley pushed forward in search of the winner as the clock ticked down and almost snatched it when Haynes and then O'Brien fired in shots in quick succession, only for Schmeichel to rescue his side.
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