LUFC Barnsley v Leeds Match Preview
Leeds United travel to Oakwell on Tuesday night as they play their first of three Yorkshire derbies in eleven days, starting with Barnsley.
The Tykes lost on Saturday 2-1 at Norwich City after leading with just twenty minutes remaining.
They have a perfect home record so far this season in the league beating Crystal Palace 1-0 and Middlesbrough 2-0.
After five games they have won two, drawn one and lost two and sit in eleventh place with seven points.
The Whites are in great form at the moment and have won their last three games in a row, including beating Swansea City 2-1 at Elland Road on Saturday.
In their last away game, they won 1-0 at Watford thanks to a Richard Naylor goal.
In their only other away game so far this season, they earned a point in a 1-1 draw at Nottingham Forest.
After five games this season, they have won three, drawn one and lost one and currently sit in sixth place with ten points.
The two clubs have met on 25 previous occasions at Oakwell with Barnsley having the advantage with 10 wins, 8 draws and 7 defeats.
In the last two encounters at Oakwell, they have shared ten goals with a win apiece with both sides enjoying 3-2 successes.
Last ten meetings at Oakwell (League unless stated)
1984/85 Barnsley 1-0 Leeds
1985/86 Barnsley 3-0 Leeds
1986/87 Barnsley 0-1 Leeds
1987/88 Barnsley 1-1 Leeds
1988/89 Barnsley 2-2 Leeds
1989/90 Barnsley 1-2 Leeds Full Members Cup
1989/90 Barnsley 1-0 Leeds
1990/91 Barnsley 1-1 Leeds FA Cup
1997/98 Barnsley 2-3 Leeds
2006/07 Barnsley 3-2 Leeds
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