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Barnsley v Cardiff City Tips, Predictions and Odds

Barnsley host Cardiff City in matchday 26 of the Championship on Wednesday 27th January, 7:00pm at Oakwell. The hosts currently sit in 12th place in the table having drawn against Cardiff City 2-2 last time out, while the visitors are in 16th after their 2-2 draw against Barnsley.

Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
Barnsley have a 38% chance of beating Cardiff City

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Barnsley
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
Cardiff
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Barnsley have won 45% of their last 20 home league games and Cardiff have lost 30% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Cardiff won away in the league was 3 games ago against Stoke. The last time Barnsley lost a home league game was 1 match ago against Swansea.

Barnsley last kept a clean sheet at home 7 games ago, and have kept 9 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Cardiff last failed to score away in the league 2 games ago and have missed the net in 5 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 9 league games Barnsley has won at home, they scored first 7 times. Of the 6 away games Cardiff has lost, they conceded first 6 times.

View KickOff's top Championship tipsters here >
Barnsley 7TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
19
Conceded
17
Games: Scored
11 / 20
Conceded
11 / 20
Clean sheets
9 / 20
Failed to score
9 / 20
Won
9
Draw
5
Lost
6
Goals: Scored
24
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
13 / 20
Conceded
16 / 20
Clean sheets
4 / 20
Failed to score
7 / 20
Won
10
D
2
Lost
8
Cardiff 8TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
18
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
11
D
3
Lost
6
Goals: Scored
27
Conceded
24
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
7
D
4
Lost
9
Championship table
Results by position & upcoming fixtures
LEAGUE TABLE + Win/Draw/Win
Won
Draw
Lost
Barnsley
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Cardiff
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
May 8
 
1-0
 Norwich3220752067 
 
1-2
 
2-0
 
0-1
 
0-2
 Brentford3318962663 
 
2-3
Apr 20
 
1-0
 
1-0
 Watford3317971960 
Mar 13
 
0-1
 
0-2
 
2-0
 Swansea3117861759 
 
0-2
Mar 20
Apr 2
 
2-0
 Reading3316611854 
 
1-2
Apr 17
 
0-4
Mar 13
 Bournemouth33141091552 
 
1-1
 
1-2
-
-
 Barnsley H3215611251 
 
3-0
 
2-2
 
2-2
 
3-0
 Cardiff A33148111450 
-
-
Apr 10
 
2-1
 M'Boro3313812347 
 
1-1
 
1-1
 
2-0
 
2-2
 Stoke33111210145 
Mar 16
 
1-2
 
2-2
 
0-1
 Bristol C3314316-945 
 
0-1
 
0-2
 
2-1
 
1-1
 Millwall339168243 
 
1-1
 
1-1
 
2-1
May 1
 Preston3313416-543 
 
4-0
 
0-1
 
0-1
Apr 5
 Luton3211813-1041 
 
4-0
 
0-2
 
2-1
 
2-1
 Blackburn3211714840 
Apr 10
 
0-0
 
2-0
 
0-0
 Nottm Forest33101013-440 
Apr 2
 
0-2
 
3-0
Mar 3
 QPR31101011-540 
 
0-1
 
3-2
Mar 10
 
0-2
 Derby3210814-838 
Mar 2
 
1-1
 
2-1
Apr 21
 Huddersfield3310617-1236 
 
3-0
Mar 5
 
0-0
Apr 17
 Coventry3381114-1435 
 
3-1
 
1-0
Mar 6
 
1-2
 Birmingham3381015-1634 
 
3-2
May 1
Apr 24
 
1-2
 Rotherham318518-929 
May 8
 
1-2
Mar 20
 
1-2
 Sheff Wed329716-1528 
 
0-2
Apr 5
 
2-1
Mar 17
 Wycombe315818-2823 
Apr 24
 
2-1
Barnsley v Cardiff expected goals and 2020/21 Championship performance
Barnsley
XG (expected goals)
Cardiff
1.3
1.2
Attack rating
BAR
CAR
18%
better
+ view stats
Games scored21
+19%
26
Failed to score11
+36%
7
Scored first15
15
Goals scored38
+22%
49
Avg. scored1.2
+20%
1.5
Shots per game11.0
11.0
Shots per goal9.0
+11%
8.0
Conversion rate9%
+36%
14%
KickOff rating
+18%
Defence rating
BAR
CAR
8%
better
+ view stats
Games conceded23
23
Clean sheets9
+10%
10
Conceded first15
+12%
17
Goals conceded36
+3%
35
Avg. conceded1.1
1.1
Shots per game8.0
+27%
11.0
Shots per goal8.0
+20%
10.0
Conversion rate14%
+29%
10%
KickOff rating
+8%
Barnsley
Average points per game
Cardiff
1.6
1.5
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 12% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

H 1-0
0%
0.00
D 0-0
0%
0.00
A 0-1
0%
0.00
H 2-0
0%
0.00
D 1-1
0%
0.00
A 0-2
0%
0.00
H 2-1
0%
0.00
D 2-2
0%
0.00
A 1-2
0%
0.00
H 3-0
0%
0.00
D 3-3
0%
0.00
A 0-3
0%
0.00
H 3-1
0%
0.00
D 4-4
0%
0.00
A 1-3
0%
0.00
H 3-2
0%
0.00
A 2-3
0%
0.00
H 4-0
0%
0.00
A 0-4
0%
0.00
H 4-1
0%
0.00
A 1-4
0%
0.00
H 4-2
0%
0.00
A 2-4
0%
0.00
H 4-3
0%
0.00
A 3-4
0%
0.00
H 5-0
0%
0.00
A 0-5
0%
0.00
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CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS:

Barnsley have scored 2 goals or more in 7 of their last 20 home games. Cardiff have conceded at least 2 goals in 5 of their last 20 away games.

Barnsley have conceded 1 goal or less in 16 of their last 20 home league games. Cardiff have scored 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Barnsley 7TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
0 - 2
0 - 2
0 - 4
BAR -2
or more
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
BAR -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
2 - 2
x
1 - 0
1 - 0
1 - 0
2 - 1
2 - 1
2 - 1
BAR +1
goal
2 - 0
2 - 0
3 - 0
BAR +2
or more
0 - 2
2 - 0
3 - 0
0 - 4
BAR -2
or more
1 - 0
1 - 0
0 - 1
2 - 1
BAR -1
goal
1 - 1
2 - 2
x
1 - 0
1 - 2
2 - 1
2 - 1
1 - 2
2 - 1
1 - 2
BAR +1
goal
2 - 0
0 - 2
3 - 0
BAR +2
or more
Cardiff 8TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
2 - 0
2 - 0
2 - 0
CAR -2
or more
1 - 0
2 - 1
3 - 2
CAR -1
goal
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
1 - 2
1 - 2
CAR +1
goal
0 - 2
0 - 2
0 - 3
1 - 3
1 - 3
CAR +2
or more
2 - 0
0 - 2
CAR -2
or more
0 - 1
1 - 0
0 - 1
1 - 2
2 - 1
2 - 3
3 - 2
CAR -1
goal
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
0 - 1
0 - 1
1 - 2
3 - 2
CAR +1
goal
3 - 0
3 - 0
4 - 0
CAR +2
or more
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 50% chance of not both teams to score in this match

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

BTTS yes
0%
0.00
BTTS No
0%
0.00
BTTS + draw
0%
0.00
BTTS + away
0%
0.00
BTTS + home
0%
0.00

BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

25% of Barnsley's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 3, drew 0 and lost 2 of those games.

40% of Cardiff's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 4, drew 2 and lost 2 of those games.

The last time Barnsley failed to score at home in the league was a 0-2 loss to Swansea in January this year.

The last time Cardiff kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 1-0 win against Watford in December 2020.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Barnsley 7TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
19
Conceded
17
Games: Scored
11 / 20
Conceded
11 / 20
Clean sheets
9 / 20
Failed to score
9 / 20
Yes
5
No
15
Goals: Scored
24
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
13 / 20
Conceded
16 / 20
Clean sheets
4 / 20
Failed to score
7 / 20
Yes
9
No
11
Cardiff 8TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
18
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Yes
8
No
12
Goals: Scored
27
Conceded
24
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Yes
10
No
10
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 56% chance of this match having under 2.5 goals

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Over 2.5
0%
0.00
Under 2.5
0%
0.00

OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

Barnsley's last 20 home league games have averaged 1.8 goals a game. Cardiff's last 20 away league games have averaged 2.2 goals a game.

Barnsley have scored on average at home in the league 1 goal a game and conceded on average 0.9 goals.

Cardiff have scored on average away in the league 1.3 goals a game and conceded on average 0.9 goals

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Barnsley 7TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Avg: Scored
1
Conceded
0.9
Games: Scored
11 / 20
Conceded
11 / 20
Clean sheets
9 / 20
Failed to score
9 / 20
Over
6
Under
14
Avg: Scored
1.2
Conceded
1.3
Games: Scored
13 / 20
Conceded
16 / 20
Clean sheets
4 / 20
Failed to score
7 / 20
Over
11
Under
9
Cardiff 8TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Avg: Scored
1.3
Conceded
0.9
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Over
7
Under
13
Avg: Scored
1.4
Conceded
1.2
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Over
9
Under
11
BARNSLEY v CARDIFF CITY FIXTURE HISTORY:
Barnsley have won 3 of the previous 20 stagings of the fixture

PREDICTIONS:

Leagues games at Barnsley since 2006
Barnsley
Cardiff
Goals: Scored
5
12
Games: Scored
5 / 10
8 / 10
Clean sheets
2 / 10
5 / 10
BAR
1
D
2
CAR
7
All league games since 2006
Barnsley
Cardiff
Goals: Scored
21
39
Games: Scored
13 / 21
18 / 21
Clean sheets
3 / 21
8 / 21
BAR
3
D
4
CAR
14

LAST TIME OUT:
Barnsley drew their last Championship match 2-2. Cardiff City drew their's 2-2.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Barnsley 2-2 Cardiff City
Barnsley's last match was in the Championship against Cardiff City on Wednesday 27th January at Oakwell. They drew the game 2-2 with goals from Mads Juel Andersen and Cauley Woodrow.

Barnsley's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Bradley Collins
DEF: Mads Juel Andersen, Toby Sibbick, Michal Helik, Dominik Frieser
MID: Romal Palmer, Alex Mowatt
FWD: Victor Adeboyejo, Callum Styles, Cauley Woodrow, Callum Brittain

In the Championship this season, this Barnsley XI has played 179 matches and scored 25 goals.

This Championship line-up has 337 all-time Championship appearances and 44 goals.

Barnsley 2-2 Cardiff City
Cardiff City's last match was in the Championship against Barnsley on Wednesday 27th January at Oakwell. They drew the game 2-2 with goals from Sheyi Ojo and Kieffer Moore.

Cardiff City's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Alex Smithies
DEF: Will Vaulks, Aden Flint, Perry Ng, Curtis Nelson
MID: Leandro Bacuna, Joe Ralls, Sheyi Ojo
FWD: Kieffer Moore, David Hoilett

In the Championship this season, this Cardiff City XI has played 171 matches and scored 21 goals.

This Championship line-up has 515 all-time Championship appearances and 62 goals.

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