West Bromwich Albion are showing a form of destruction at this year's Championship when they have only lost 1 match in 23 appearances. The next round was considered a gentle one for Slaven Bilić's teachers and students when they only had to come to the guests of the diving team at the bottom of the table, Barnsley. Many people believe that the current strength is difficult for the home team to get points.

Barnsley is not performing well in this year's tournament. Specifically, through 23 rounds but they only brought 4 wins, 7 draws and lost 12 matches. However, the recent rounds of Gerhard Struber's team are showing a flourishing in the game with unbeaten banana 3. Only in the last 5 appearances, Barnsley had 3 wins, 1 draw and only 1 loss. This impressive achievement helped them rise to 22nd position and only 1 point away from the safety team.

Maintaining the same squad after relegation helped West Bromwich Albion to achieve success. Currently, Slaven Bilić's army is leading the Championship rankings and keeping a safe distance from the teams chasing behind. Experiencing 23 rounds but they have only received 1 defeat, the rest won 14 matches and drew 8. With the current performance, the upcoming trip is considered to be gentle for West Bromwich Albion.

Despite recent positive progress, Barnsley's strength cannot be compared to that of West Bromwich Albion. Prove that the last 3 encounters, the home team has never defeated the opponent. Remarkably, West Brom's away form this season was very impressive when they won ⅘ away from home. This is the basis for experts to appreciate the visitors' ability to win. Clearly, the home team is not a possible investment in this match.