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Hugo Colace replaces Goran Lovre. Chris Gunter fouled by Goran Lovre, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Camp.
The ball is swung over by Lewis McGugan, Bobby Hassell manages to make a clearance.
Jim O'Brien replaces Adam Hammill.
Foul by Guy Moussi on Adam Hammill, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Matthew Hill.
Foul by Guy Moussi on Adam Hammill, free kick awarded. Matthew Hill takes the direct free kick.
Foul by Kieran Trippier on Lewis McGugan, free kick awarded. Chris Cohen takes the direct free kick.
Guy Moussi takes a shot. Blocked by Stephen Foster. Corner taken by Chris Cohen from the right by-line, Nathan Doyle makes a clearance.
Nathan Tyson produces a cross. The ball is swung over by Chris Gunter, save made by Luke Steele.
Lewis McGugan challenges Matthew Hill unfairly and gives away a free kick. Luke Steele takes the direct free kick.
Adam Hammill concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Gunter. Free kick taken by Lewis McGugan.
Nathan Tyson grabs a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Nottm Forest 2-2 Barnsley.
Dele Adebola comes on in place of Robert Earnshaw. Wes Morgan gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Adam Hammill. Shot comes in from Adam Hammill from the free kick, save by Lee Camp.
Bobby Hassell is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Bobby Hassell on Lewis McGugan. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Lewis McGugan, Jason Shackell manages to make a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lewis McGugan from the right by-line to the near post, Matthew Hill manages to make a clearance.
Shot from deep inside the area by Robert Earnshaw goes over the bar.
Lewis McGugan scores a penalty. Nottm Forest 1-2 Barnsley.Adam Hammill concedes a Penalty for a foul on Chris Gunter.
Foul by Andy Gray on Luke Chambers, free kick awarded. Lee Camp restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Wes Morgan on Andy Gray, free kick awarded. Jason Shackell restarts play with the free kick.
Wes Morgan concedes a free kick for a foul on Andy Gray. Jason Shackell takes the direct free kick.
Nathan Doyle is ruled offside. Chris Cohen takes the indirect free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Cohen by Andy Gray. Direct free kick taken by Lee Camp.
The ball is swung over by Adam Hammill.
Corner taken by Adam Hammill, clearance by Wes Morgan.
A cross is delivered by Chris Cohen, clearance by Jason Shackell.
Adam Hammill delivers the ball.
The ball is swung over by Kieran Trippier, clearance by Wes Morgan. Corner taken by Adam Hammill played to the near post, Wes Morgan makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nathan Doyle on Marcus Tudgay. Direct free kick taken by Lewis McGugan.
Nathan Tyson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Garath McCleary.
(Nottm Forest) makes a substitution, with Aaron Ramsey coming on for Radoslaw Majewski.
Shot by Adam Hammill from 25 yards. Save by Lee Camp.
Andy Gray finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Nottm Forest 0-2 Barnsley.Kieran Trippier provided the assist for the goal.
Chris Cohen delivers the ball, blocked by Kieran Trippier. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lewis McGugan from the left by-line.
Adam Hammill takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.
The ball is crossed by Kieran Trippier, blocked by Chris Cohen.
Robert Earnshaw takes a shot. Save by Luke Steele.
Luke Chambers booked. Luke Chambers concedes a free kick for a foul on Goran Lovre. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Adam Hammill, blocked by Chris Cohen. Inswinging corner taken by Adam Hammill, clearance by Chris Cohen.
The referee blows for offside against Andy Gray. Wes Morgan restarts play with the free kick.
Nathan Doyle challenges Radoslaw Majewski unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lewis McGugan crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from right wing.
Garath McCleary produces a cross, clearance made by Nathan Doyle.
Nathan Doyle fouled by Robert Earnshaw, the ref awards a free kick. Luke Steele takes the direct free kick.
Andy Gray is caught offside. Lee Camp restarts play with the free kick.
The official flags Marcus Tudgay offside. Luke Steele takes the free kick.
Matthew Hill challenges Chris Gunter unfairly and gives away a free kick. The ball is sent over by Lewis McGugan, Wes Morgan has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.
Corner taken right-footed by Lewis McGugan, save by Luke Steele.
The ball is sent over by Lewis McGugan, blocked by Matthew Hill.
Garath McCleary delivers the ball, comfortable save by Luke Steele.
Goal scored by Matthew Hill from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Nottm Forest 0-1 Barnsley.
Andy Gray takes a shot. Fantastic save by Lee Camp.
Goran Lovre has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide left of the target.
Garath McCleary is ruled offside. Nathan Doyle takes the free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Lewis McGugan. Free kick taken by Nathan Doyle.
Robert Earnshaw is ruled offside. Nathan Doyle takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Gray on Wes Morgan. Direct free kick taken by Chris Cohen.
Chris Cohen crosses the ball, Stephen Foster makes a clearance.
Diego Arismendi is ruled offside. Lee Camp takes the indirect free kick.
Stephen Foster fouled by Marcus Tudgay, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Jason Shackell.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nathan Doyle by Radoslaw Majewski. Free kick taken by Matthew Hill.
The ball is sent over by Goran Lovre, Luke Chambers makes a clearance.
Luke Chambers concedes a free kick for a foul on Goran Lovre. Bobby Hassell takes the direct free kick.
Robert Earnshaw fouled by Jason Shackell, the ref awards a free kick. Strike comes in from Lewis McGugan from the free kick, blocked by Nathan Doyle.
The referee gets the game started.
It is the end of the first-half.
The referee gets the second half started.
The referee blows for the end of the match.
Cohen in for hamstrung Bertrand
Ryan Bertrand is likely to be absent when Nottingham Forest host Barnsley.
The on-loan Chelsea defender was forced off just before half-time in the 5-2 demolition of Derby with a hamstring injury.
Chris Cohen came off the bench to replace Bertrand on Wednesday night and he is likely to get the nod to deputise at left-back.
Club captain Paul McKenna has recovered from a groin injury but the midfielder missed the Derby game with a virus and remains a slight doubt.
Boss Billy Davies is unlikely to be able to call on David McGoldrick and Dele Adebola (both knee) while fellow striker Dexter Blackstock is a long-term injury absentee after suffering knee ligament damage last month.
Barnsley manager Mark Robins will select his side from an unchanged squad.
Robins has no new injury or suspension problems following Tuesday's 1-0 defeat at Swansea but injured defenders Jay McEveley and Luke Potter remain sidelined with respective knee injuries.
Striker Paul Hayes is pressing for a place in the starting line-up after starting the last five matches on the substitutes' bench, while the Tykes are still without forward Garry O'Connor.
O'Connor has signed a permanent deal following his recent loan spell from Birmingham but is not eligible to play for Barnsley until the home clash with Coventry next Monday.
Midfield pair Diego Arismendi and Luke Butterfield are also in contention as the Tykes bid to bounce back from successive defeats.
Forest battle to continue run
Nottingham Forest extended their fine unbeaten run at the City Ground to 31 league games after coming from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Barnsley.
The visitors played some good football in the early stages and were rewarded when Matthew Hill gave them the lead with 17 minutes gone.
It got better for the Tykes five minutes after the break when Kieran Trippier crossed for former Forest striker Andy Gray to head in.
Forest looked to be dead and buried but Lewis McGugan pulled one back from the penalty spot before substitute Nathan Tyson scrambled home an equaliser 10 minutes from time.
The Reds pushed for a winner late on but they had to settle for a point which kept them in ninth place in the npower Championship, while Barnsley slipped down to 18th.
Forest went into the game on a high after their midweek mauling of rivals Derby and they made a good start.
McGugan cleverly drifted away from two challenges and played the ball into the path of Chris Cohen but his cross was just about cleared with Robert Earnshaw waiting.
However, Barnsley got a foothold in the game and could have taken the lead with 15 minutes gone when Adam Hammill's crossfield ball was volleyed across goal by Trippier to Gray who saw his shot saved superbly by Lee Camp.
Two minutes later the visitors did go in front when Hill robbed the ball from Marcus Tudgay on the halfway line and ran into the area unchallenged before firing past Camp.
The goal stunned the home crowd and Wes Morgan could have drawn Forest level soon after but he headed over from six yards after being found by McGugan's free-kick.
With half-time approaching Radoslaw Majewski linked up well with Earnshaw but Barnsley goalkeeper Luke Steele smothered the Welshman's shot.
Forest boss Billy Davies would have been looking for his side to put Barnsley under pressure early in the second half but the visitors surprisingly doubled their lead five minutes after the break.
Trippier got away down the right and outfoxed Cohen before supplying a pinpoint cross for Gray who made no mistake with a downward header from close range.
The home side had a lifeline with 68 minutes gone when Chris Gunter was brought down by Hammill in the area and McGugan fired the resulting penalty low into the bottom corner.
Forest should have been level two minutes later but Earnshaw scooped substitute Tyson's cutback over the bar.
With 10 minutes remaining Barnsley failed to clear their lines and Tyson pounced on the loose ball to fire in and send the City Ground into raptures.
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