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The offside flag is raised against John Akinde. Indirect free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Ivan Sproule sends in a cross, clearance made by Jason Shackell.
Gavin Williams comes on in place of David Clarkson.
Centre by Kieran Trippier. Kieran Trippier leaves the field to be replaced by Jeronimo Morales Neumann.
Effort on goal by Jay McEveley from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.
The offside flag is raised against John Akinde. Luke Steele takes the indirect free kick.
Damion Stewart fouled by Goran Lovre, the ref awards a free kick. David James takes the direct free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Ivan Sproule. Indirect free kick taken by Luke Steele.
(Barnsley) makes a substitution, with Nathan Doyle coming on for Diego Arismendi.
John Akinde gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Foster. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Foster.
John Akinde produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty area which goes wide of the left-hand post.
Goran Lovre is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Nicky Hunt.
Unfair challenge on Liam Fontaine by Andy Gray results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Damion Stewart.
Marvin Elliott takes a shot. Jason Shackell gets a block in.
(Bristol City) makes a substitution, with John Akinde coming on for Jamal Campbell-Ryce.
Ivan Sproule delivers the ball, clearance made by Bobby Hassell. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Jamie McAllister, Damion Stewart takes a shot. Jay McEveley makes a clearance.
Goran Lovre is flagged offside by the assistant referee. David James takes the free kick.
The offside flag is raised against David Clarkson. Jason Shackell takes the indirect free kick.
Goran Lovre concedes a free kick for a foul on Lee Johnson. Free kick taken by Nicky Hunt.
Kieran Trippier takes the outswinging corner, clearance made by Jamal Campbell-Ryce.
Jay McEveley gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Ivan Sproule. Power penalty scored by David Clarkson. Bristol City 3-3 Barnsley.
Foul by Kieran Trippier on Jamie McAllister, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by David James.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marvin Elliott on Goran Lovre. Bobby Hassell restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Marvin Elliott by Hugo Colace results in a free kick. Jamie McAllister restarts play with the free kick.
Andy Gray is ruled offside. Indirect free kick taken by Lee Johnson.
Andy Gray takes a shot. Blocked by Liam Fontaine.
Effort on goal by Goran Lovre from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
A goal is scored by Adam Hammill from inside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Bristol City 2-3 Barnsley.Assist by Jay McEveley.
Kieran Trippier takes a shot. Centre by Kieran Trippier, Liam Fontaine manages to make a clearance.
Lee Johnson takes the inswinging corner, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Damion Stewart goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
Albert Adomah delivers the ball, Bobby Hassell manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Diego Arismendi by David Clarkson. Direct free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Goran Lovre by Marvin Elliott. Direct free kick taken by Bobby Hassell.
Centre by Ivan Sproule, Diego Arismendi challenges Jamal Campbell-Ryce unfairly and gives away a free kick. Diego Arismendi is given a yellow card. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Lee Johnson from right wing.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Diego Arismendi on David Clarkson. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jamie McAllister, clearance made by Jay McEveley.
Outswinging corner taken by Kieran Trippier from the right by-line played to the near post, Header by Jason Shackell from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
Foul by Goran Lovre on Marvin Elliott, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Jamie McAllister.
Diego Arismendi takes a shot. David James makes a save.
Centre by Jay McEveley, blocked by Ivan Sproule. Corner taken by Kieran Trippier from the left by-line, save by David James.
Shot from 20 yards from Hugo Colace. Blocked by Liam Fontaine.
Albert Adomah is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Jason Shackell.
Diego Arismendi challenges Jamal Campbell-Ryce unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed by Nicky Hunt, clearance made by Andy Gray. Corner taken by Lee Johnson from the left by-line, Headed effort from inside the area by Marvin Elliott misses to the right of the target.
The ball is crossed by Jamie McAllister.
A cross is delivered by Ivan Sproule, clearance made by Stephen Foster.
Albert Adomah takes a shot. Comfortable save by Luke Steele.
Kieran Trippier delivers the ball, blocked by Jamie McAllister. Corner taken right-footed by Kieran Trippier, Hugo Colace produces a volleyed right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Damion Stewart on Stephen Foster. Free kick taken by Luke Steele.
Foul by Andy Gray on Liam Fontaine, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jamie McAllister.
Diego Arismendi gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on David Clarkson. Nicky Hunt takes the direct free kick.
Kieran Trippier crosses the ball.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kieran Trippier by Albert Adomah. Bobby Hassell takes the direct free kick.
David Clarkson concedes a free kick for a foul on Diego Arismendi. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Bobby Hassell, clearance made by Damion Stewart.
Albert Adomah finds the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bristol City 2-2 Barnsley.Assist by David Clarkson.
Goran Lovre is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick crossed by Nicky Hunt, save made by Luke Steele. A goal is scored by Marvin Elliott from deep inside the penalty box to the top right corner of the goal. Bristol City 1-2 Barnsley.Nicky Hunt provided the assist for the goal.
The referee blows for offside against Andy Gray. David James takes the indirect free kick.
Foul by Ivan Sproule on Adam Hammill, free kick awarded. Jay McEveley restarts play with the free kick.
Shot from inside the area by Andy Gray clears the bar.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Jamie McAllister, clearance by Kieran Trippier.
Jay McEveley delivers the ball.
Andy Gray fires in a goal from close range low into the middle of the goal. Bristol City 0-2 Barnsley.The assist for the goal came from Kieran Trippier.
Lee Johnson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Cole Skuse.
Adam Hammill produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Andy Gray is ruled offside. Free kick taken by David James.
Penalty awarded for an unfair challenge on Hugo Colace by Cole Skuse. Placed penalty scored by Andy Gray. Bristol City 0-1 Barnsley.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Stephen Foster on Albert Adomah. Free kick taken by Jamie McAllister.
The referee starts the match.
It is the end of the first-half.
The referee starts the second half.
The referee signals the end of the game.
Carey braced for Robins return
Louis Carey could return to Bristol City`s starting XI when they host Barnsley..
Centre-half Carey has been sidelined with a heel injury but played 90 minutes for the reserves in midweek to prove his fitness.
The game will come too soon for Kalifa Cisse, who is back in training following a thigh problem.
Robins boss Keith Millen told the club's official website: "We still have to be careful with him. He had a number of injury problems at Reading last season and that's why it is important that we don't rush him.
"We'll be looking to give him some match practice next week and then see how far along he is."
Christian Ribeiro (back) could be named in the squad, but Nicky Maynard (knee), Danny Haynes (groin and thigh), Sam Vokes (hamstring), Lewin Nyatanga and James Wilson remain sidelined.
Barnsley are expected to be without Jim O'Brien and Goran Lovre.
O'Brien, a summer signing from Motherwell, has yet to make his debut due to a thigh injury but was hoping to return to full training this week.
Lovre, signed from FC Groningen in June, suffered a whiplash-type injury after being knocked out in the closing stages against Crystal Palace last week.
But manager Mark Robins has been given plenty to think about following the reserves' thumping 4-1 win over Sheffield Wednesday, with Jeronimo Neumann scoring twice and another summer signing, Liam Dickinson, also on the scoresheet.
Winger Martin Devaney and midfielder Jacob Butterfield started on the substitutes' bench against Palace but are also pushing for recalls.
Tykes pegged back as Millen`s men fight back
Bristol City and Barnsley shared the points in a six-goal thriller at Ashton Gate.
Keith Millen's first home game as Robins boss got off to the worst possible start as his side fell two goals behind inside the opening 12 minutes.
Andy Gray scored both times, the first from the penalty spot.
However, things suddenly improved for Millen`s side and quick-fire goals from Marvin Elliott and Albert Adomah put City back on level terms before the halfway point of the first half.
Adam Hammill`s deflected strike shortly after the break restored Barnsley`s lead before David Clarkson completed the scoring from the penalty spot.
Both managers named unchanged teams. Millen was pleased with the way his players performed last weekend in the draw against Doncaster, despite a last-minute penalty denying them all three points in South Yorkshire.
Unfortunately for Millen his side picked up where they had left off at the Keepmoat Stadium by conceding after just four minutes.
Cole Skuse fouled Hugo Colace inside the area and Gray beat David James from the penalty spot.
Hammill went close with an angled drive before Gray grabbed his second goal of the game after 12 minutes to extend Barnsley`s advantage.
Kieran Trippier`s deep cross from the right found Gray and he made bo mistake from inside the six-yard box.
In between the two goals, City lost Skuse to injury and he left the field on a stretcher. He was replaced by Lee Johnson.
It all appeared to be going wrong for the Robins but Elliott reduced their arrears in the 19th minute.
Barnsley keeper Luke Steele denied Nicky Hunt but could do little to prevent Elliott from knocking the ball over him from the rebound as he lay helpless on the ground.
Two minutes later, Adomah converted Clarkson`s cross to bring City level.
Proceedings calmed down a little following the equaliser and it was not until the 41st-minute that another chance materialised.
Diego Arismendi shot from 30-yards out but James was alert and smothered the danger.
Barnsley went ahead again in the 51st minute when Hammill surged into the box and his shot nicked off a City defender and past the England keeper.
As in the first half, the Tykes` lead was shortlived and parity was restored after 62 minutes when Jay McEveley fouled Ivan Sproule inside the box. Clarkson blasted home the spot-kick.
Both sides had a chance apiece to win it late on. City substitute John Akinde shot wide from 12 yards out before McEveley shot over the crossbar from a similar range.
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