With the international break over, Wednesday return to action with a South Yorkshire derby away to Barnsley.
Before the break in league action, Wednesday lost 2-0 at home to Reading while the Tykes lost 2-0 at Norwich City. Although the Owls haven’t won in three games, Barnsley’s winless run stretches ten matches!
Wednesday’s last visit to Oakwell ended 1-1. After going 1-0 down to a powerful volley from Marcus Pedersen, Matty Fryatt levelled with a volley of his own. Watch that goal here: https://youtu.be/AaOk5vjsRTg.
The reserve fixture finished 2-0 to the Owls. Sam Hutchinson added a second goal after Angus MacDonald put the ball in his own net.
Barnsley’s last five results:
Norwich City 2-0 Barnsley.
Barnsley 1-1 Ipswich Town.
QPR 2-1 Barnsley.
Derby County 2-1 Barnsley.
Barnsley 1-1 Huddersfield Town.
Wednesday’s last five results:
Wednesday 0-2 Reading.
Aston Villa 2-0 Wednesday.
Wednesday 1-1 Burton Albion.
Wednesday 5-1 Norwich City.
Leeds United 1-0 Wednesday.
TEAM PREDICTION: Westwood, Hunt, Lees, Loovens, Pudil, Wallace, Hutchinson, Bannan, Forestieri, Hooper, Rhodes.
SCORE PREDICTION: Barnsley 1-2 Wednesday.