Wigan (@2.37) vs Barnsley (@3.0)
22-08-2019

Our Prediction:

Wigan will win

Wigan – Barnsley Match Prediction | 22-08-2019

Barnsley are exceptional at their away games for a mid-table team. The team is 16 points above relegation and their fans are confident for another Championship season. The team recorded overdue win last round the first one in 9 games to be precise. Barnsley may already look up to the next season. They got the 4th best offence away from home with 28 goals from 20 trips. Their opponent was another team fighting for survival Blackburn but Barnsley showed cutting edge in the early minutes of the game and were leading 2-0 in the first quarter of the game.

Interestingly, the visiting teams claimed victories in the latest head to head encounters as Wigan Athletic took a 0 2 win from the Oakwell Stadium, while Barnsley were victorious in May this year taking a 1-4 win from The DW Stadium. None of the previous seven head to head encounters ended in a draw, while Wigan Athletic have been more successful, claiming five wins.

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The Tykes are stuck in the middle of the table and they have little to play for in the Oakwell Stadium clash. The Latics are still sitting in the relegation zone in the Championship standings and they are seven points behind Bristol City, who are a safe for now. Wigan Athletic desperately needed a win against Rotherham United and they managed to get one. Barnsley did well to beat Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park at the weekend, but given the importance of Thursdays match for the Latics, home win should be considered in this one. Wigan face a must-win situation in Thursdays football match against Barnsley and we predict that the hosts will leave their hearts on the field. Nick Powell came as a substitute and scored the winner in the 97th minute of the match and, no doubt, that helped the team regain a much-needed confidence.

Barnsley have home advantage and have been far more impressive than the Lancashire club so far this season. Wigan clearly still have plenty of issues that need addressing and that wont happen overnight, so backingBarnsley 0.00 Asian Handicap at 37/40 looks the more attractive bet here. The bookies are having a hard time deciding on a favourite for this match which is a bit surprising.

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The Tykes are stuck in the middle of the table and they have little to play for in the Oakwell Stadium clash. Nick Powell came as a substitute and scored the winner in the 97th minute of the match and, no doubt, that helped the team regain a much-needed confidence. Wigan Athletic desperately needed a win against Rotherham United and they managed to get one. Wigan face a must-win situation in Thursdays football match against Barnsley and we predict that the hosts will leave their hearts on the field. The Latics are still sitting in the relegation zone in the Championship standings and they are seven points behind Bristol City, who are a safe for now. Barnsley did well to beat Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park at the weekend, but given the importance of Thursdays match for the Latics, home win should be considered in this one.

The Yorkshire club have played some really good football at times and have been one of the most free-scoring sides in the league. They average 1.69 goals per game, a record bettered by only Newcastle and Norwich and unlike some sides they havent been reliant on one man to provide their goal threat, with players from all over the pitch popping up with goals. Wigan by contrast have the second worst goal-scoring record, with just 0.88 goals per game and that is something that new boss Warren Joyce will be keen to rectify. Wigan came up with the greater expectations having won League One last term but so far it is Barnsley who have made the greater impression on the Championship.

Teams Wigan Cardiff played so far 14 matches.Wigan won 7 direct matches. Below you will find a lot of statistics that make it easier Predict the result for a match between both teams. Cardiff average scored 1.67 goals per match in season 2019. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 2.21 goals per Match.Wigan in actual season average scored 1.30 goals per match. In 3 (60.00%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 3 (60.00%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals. Cardiff won 2 matches. In 4 (80.00%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. Below the text is a list of the direct games. 5 matches ended in a draw. In 2 (40.00%) matches in season 2019 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.

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Barnsley have home advantage and have been far more impressive than the Lancashire club so far this season. The bookies are having a hard time deciding on a favourite for this match which is a bit surprising. Wigan clearly still have plenty of issues that need addressing and that wont happen overnight, so backingBarnsley 0.00 Asian Handicap at 37/40 looks the more attractive bet here.

The club was founded in 1887 and it has to be noted that they spend more seasons in the Championship than any other club in the history. The Tykes played in the Sheffield and District League from 1890, but in 1895 they were part of the Midland League. Barnsley play their home games at Oakwell, the stadium that was built in 1887. Barnsley are an English club nicknamed the Tykes.

They have failed to win 22 of their last 41 matches in English League Championship.In their last match they won against Rotherham. Wigan lost 4 of their last 5 matches before this match with Barnsley.The attacking skills of Wigan are not good. Wigan is ranked on the 23rd place in the standings with 37 points, 35 goals scored and 51 goals received in the last 41 leagueevents.

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Barnsley have won twice as many games as them this season and look to have recovered from their poor run of form. They come into this game unbeaten in 3 and have looked more assured at the back with clean sheets in two of their last three games, one of which was away at an often free-scoring Brentford. Wigan did win their most recent away game at Cardiff but overall have still lost 62% of their away fixtures this season in the Championship.