At home, the Barnsley team, which is still sinking deeply, will have a great battle title 6 points for the relegation battle with direct competitor Reading is also precarious. This is a round 21 match, let's see newly promoted rookie Barnsley have a 4-match circuit break without winning Reading at the rematch after 2 years. Or Reading will vent success on the home team to increase the distance with the red light group.

Immediately after the second victory from the beginning of the season with a jubilant 3-1 score at home, Barnsley returned to the crisis circuit when losing 2-3 unfortunately when being a guest on Wales's land of Cardiff City. head group. They even led 2-1 after the first 48 minutes of the match by Conor Chaplin and the opponent's own goal but stuck to the end with a bitter late game. It was their 12th defeat this season that Barnsley continued to sink to the bottom of the table with 12 meager points, 6 points behind the safety group, the worst defense in the tournament with 41 goals that were holding them back. relegated quagmire. The attack has not had an explosion, the number one striker Cauley Woodrow has only 7 goals while Chaplin - Mowatt wings have 6 goals and 9 assists.

Reading this game lacks an important pillar of central midfielder John Swift, the former young Chelsea star is their assist king this season with 6 lanes to clean up the team, in addition to Jordan Obita's absence also due to Injury, the ability to play of Sam Baldock is still open. Away from home does not cause Reading to be too nervous with only 2 defeats in the last 6 matches, although the form is not good with 3 defeats in the last 4 rounds. In the previous round, they lost to Birmingham at home with a dramatic score of 2-3, Yakou Meite and Lucas Joao were the builders for them, rookie general Charlie Adam contributed an assist. The 10th defeat this season makes Reading only 5 points less than the red light group.