BARNSLEY. Barnsley and Port Vale draw 1-1. L. Kitching scored the first goal (44′) for Barnsley. E. Harrison made it even (83′). Barnsley was definitely better in terms of ball possession (61%)
The match was played at the Oakwell Stadium stadium in Barnsley on Tuesday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Thomas Parsons with the support of Stephen Wade and Joe Simpson. The 4th official was Gareth Rhodes. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 13.6 degrees Celsius or 56.43 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 83%.
Barnsley had a superior ball possession 61% while Port Vale was struggling with a 39% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Barnsley was more pushing with 50 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 6 were on target. Nevertheless, that was not enough Barnsley to win the match.
Barnsley shot 17 times, 6 on target, 11 off target. On the opposite side, Port Vale shot 15 times, 4 on target, 11 off target.
Barnsley received 4 yellow cards (D. Cole, J. Norwood, L. Kitching and L. Connell). Talking about the opposition, Port Vale didn’t receive any yellow card.
After playing this contest, Barnsley will have 11 points like Exeter City, Wycombe Wanderers, Fleetwood Town and Derby County to hold in the 11th place. Talking about the opposition, Port Vale will have 9 points to hold in the 17th place.
In the next match in the League One, Barnsley will host Peterborough United on the 6th of May with a 7-5 head to head statistic in favor of Barnsley (3 draws).
Port Vale will host Plymouth Argyle on the 6th of May with a 6-0 head to head record in favor of Port Vale (1 draw).
Barnsley – Formation
Barnsley started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).
The manager Michael Duff decided to play with the following team: Bradley Collins, Robbie Cundy , Mads Juel Andersen , Conor McCarthy , Jordan Williams , Herbie Kane , Luca Connell , Liam Kitching , Luke Thomas , Jack Aitchison and Devante Cole .
The home team had on the bench: James Norwood, S. Tedić, Adam Phillips , Matthew Wolfe , T. Edwards, Josh Martin and J. Walton.
Barnsley made 4 changes: H. Kane for M. Wolfe (70′), J. Aitchison for J. Martin (70′), L. Thomas for A. Phillips (81′) and L. Thomas for A. Phillips (81′).
Best player: Liam Kitching
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Barnsley was Liam Kitching.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 46 passes (56% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 18 duels out of 27. He performed 3 crosses.
Port Vale – Formation
Port Vale started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).
Darrell Clarke played with: Jack Stevens, William Forrester , Nathan Smith , Connor Hall , David Worrall , Tom Pett , Funso Ojo , Daniel Jones , Ben Garrity , Ellis Harrison and Ademipo Odubeko .
They had on the bench: A. Stone, Lewis Cass, Daniel Butterworth , M. Benning, James Wilson , Dennis Politic and Gavin Massey .
Port Vale made 5 changes: A. Odubeko for J. Wilson (57′), W. Forrester for L. Cass (57′), C. Hall for G. Massey (58′), D. Worrall for D. Butterworth (72′) and T. Pett for D. Politic (73′).
Best player: Funso Ojo
The player that probably impressed the most for Port Vale was Funso Ojo.
His rating iswith 28 passes (60% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 11 duels out of 16. He performed 7 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the League One.
- Wycombe Wanderers – Accrington Stanley – 1-0
- Peterborough United – Fleetwood Town – 0-1
- Cheltenham Town – Cambridge United – 2-1
- Plymouth Argyle – Oxford United – 1-0
- Milton Keynes Dons – Bolton Wanderers – 0-2
- Barnsley – Port Vale – 1-1
- Lincoln City – Derby County – 2-0
- Burton Albion – Portsmouth – 0-2
- Charlton Athletic – Forest Green Rovers – 1-1
- Ipswich Town – Bristol Rovers – 2-0
- Shrewsbury Town – Exeter City – 3-2
- Morecambe – Sheffield Wednesday – 0-3