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Barnsley vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

This article provides betting tips for Barnsley vs Reading in Championship on April 2, 2022
Barnsley vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds
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Wolfe, Matty
Adeboyejo, Victor
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Laurent, Josh
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Ejaria, Ovie
Dele-Bashiru, Tom
Styles, Callum
Oduor, Clarke
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Brittain, Callum
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Ince, Tom
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Swift, John
Andersen, Mads
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Morris, Carlton
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Barnsley to win and both teams to score (15/4)

Barnsley are undefeated in their last five home matches.

Three weeks ago, they managed to hold league leaders Fulham to a draw at Oakwell Stadium.

Reading have also lost 12 out of their 19 away matches this term.

Carlton Morris to score anytime (9/4)

Morris is Barnsley’s leading goal scorer this season.

The striker has also netted in his last two appearances at Oakwell Stadium.

Match preview: Barnsley vs Reading

Barnsley realistically need to win on Saturday to stand any chance of staying in the Championship.

The Tykes are now five points adrift of safety and Saturday’s opponents.

Following a draw against Fulham and a win over Bristol City, Barnsley were beaten by Sheffield United.

Poya Asbaghi’s men lost 2-0 at Bramall Lane.

Barnsley vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

BARNSLEY, ENGLAND – APRIL 10: Daryl Dike of Barnsley FC celebrates with teammates after scoring their team’s second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Barnsley and Middlesbrough at Oakwell Stadium on April 10, 2021 in Barnsley, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Reading move five points clear of the bottom three

Reading secured a crucial win in their last outing to move five points clear of the bottom three.

The Royals won 1-0 against Blackburn Rovers at the Madjeski Stadium.

Josh Laurent netted the only goal of the game for Paul Ince’s side.

Theyare now five points clear of the bottom three.

Barnsley vs Reading betting tips: Championship preview, predictions & odds

READING, ENGLAND – AUGUST 10: A general view of the Madejski Stadium prior to the Carabao Cup First Round match between Reading and Swansea City at the Madejski Stadium on August 10, 2021 in Reading, England. (Photo by Athena Pictures/Getty Images)

Barnsley vs Reading FC form
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Worksop Town vs Barnsley - 1:3
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West Bromwich Albion vs Barnsley - 4:0
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Barnsley vs Preston North End - 1:3
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Barnsley vs Blackpool - 0:2
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Huddersfield Town vs Barnsley - 2:1
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Luton Town vs Reading FC - 1:0
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Reading FC vs West Bromwich Albion - 0:1
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Hull City vs Reading FC - 3:0
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Reading FC vs Swansea City - 4:4
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Sheffield United vs Reading FC - 1:2
Last 5 games for Barnsley
June 25, 2022 Club Friendly Games 2022 Worksop Town 1  - 3 Barnsley
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 West Bromwich Albion 4  - 0 Barnsley
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Barnsley 1  - 3 Preston North End
April 26, 2022 Championship 21/22 Barnsley 0  - 2 Blackpool
April 22, 2022 Championship 21/22 Huddersfield Town 2  - 1 Barnsley
Last 5 games for Reading FC
May 7, 2022 Championship 21/22 Luton Town 1  - 0 Reading FC
April 30, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 0  - 1 West Bromwich Albion
April 23, 2022 Championship 21/22 Hull City 3  - 0 Reading FC
April 18, 2022 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 4  - 4 Swansea City
April 15, 2022 Championship 21/22 Sheffield United 1  - 2 Reading FC
Barnsley vs Reading FC Championship 21/22 form
Barnsley Reading FC
46 Matches played 46
6 Matches won 13
51 Goal attempts 35
18 Shots on goal 13
21 Shots off goal 13
163 Corner kicks 171
6% Average ball possession 6%
12 Shots blocked 9
83 Cards given 71
86 Free kicks 83
19 Offsides 18
2 Shots on post 0
1 Shots on bar 1
31 Goals by foot 43
2 Goals by head 10
33 Goals scored 54
73 Goals conceded 87
Barnsley vs Reading FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Barnsley Reading FC
27 Matches 27
13 Home Matches 14
14 Away Matches 13
14 Total Goals 31
0.52 Average Goals Scored 1.15
6 Wins 13
13 Losses 6
8 Draws 8
Last 5 games & match results between Barnsley and Reading FC
April 2, 2022 Championship 21/22 Barnsley 1  - 1 Reading FC
October 16, 2021 Championship 21/22 Reading FC 1  - 0 Barnsley
April 2, 2021 Championship 20/21 Barnsley 1  - 1 Reading FC
September 19, 2020 Championship 20/21 Reading FC 2  - 0 Barnsley
February 29, 2020 Championship 19/20 Reading FC 2  - 0 Barnsley

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What time is kick off between Barnsley vs Reading FC?

14:00, Saturday 02 April 2022

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