The two teams play in The Campionship. The match will take place on 03 August at Oakwell Ground stadium .
Barnsley last season finished in the 21 place , just above the relegation line, with one point more than Peterborought United. Their last match was played in front of the Hudderfield, ranked 19th in the 2012-13 season, a match that ended in a draw. Chirs O Grady and Jason Scotland have scored both goals , that brought them necessarily point to avoid relegation. From 12 July they began to play friendly matches for the preparation of the new season. In four matches, two have ended in a draw and they had only one victory against Rotherham. Dagnall and J Mellis stood out, last managed to score twice.
Wigan finished the 2012-13 Premier League season in 18th place, winning only 36 points and thus relegating in The Championship. Their last league match ended in a draw against Aston Villa. Darren Bent opened the scoring for Wigan and Ron Vlaar has set the final score of 2-2. In preparation for the new season they played friendlies, Wigan managed 3 wins and lost only one match in front of the Dundee.
Wigan is the favorite to win this match, coming from Premeir League and finishing last away matches with victories. This year, Wigan has qualified for the UEFA Europa League winning the FA Cup at Wembley Stadium , where she defeated Manchester City with the score of 1-0.
Our prediction : Barnsley 1 vs Wigan 2
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