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History of the Barnsley v Milton Keynes Dons FC fixture

Milton Keynes face a trip to Barnsley at Oakwell on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 10 games played, The Dons have recorded 3 wins, and Barnsley have come away with 4 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a League One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sat 17 SepMilton Keynes0 - 0BarnsleyLGE1
2004/2005Sat 19 MarBarnsley1 - 1Milton KeynesLGE1
2004/2005Sat 07 AugMilton Keynes1 - 1BarnsleyLGE1
2001/2002Sun 21 AprWimbledon0 - 1BarnsleyCHMP
2001/2002Sat 17 NovBarnsley1 - 1WimbledonCHMP
2000/2001Sat 14 AprWimbledon1 - 1BarnsleyCHMP
2000/2001Sun 05 NovBarnsley0 - 1WimbledonCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Barnsley are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. A total of 12 goals have been scored by the Tykes in those games, with 7 conceded.

The away form of Milton Keynes is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the The Dons have hit 6 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Barnsley lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca Cola League One, picking up 42 points from their 27 games so far. Milton Keynes find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 27 games have yielded only 24 points.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Milton Keynes60245122

FootyMad's prediction ...

The Dons are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Barnsley. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Barnsley Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
Milton Keynes Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.
Not won in previous 5 away matches.
No win in the 10 most recent games.