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Stats Zone: Barnsley

20 October 2016

The numbers behind Saturday's meeting at Griffin Park

The match in numbers

2 - The Bees have conceded two goals at home so far this season, the lowest in the Sky Bet Championship

5 - Billy Scott struck five goals as The Bees recorded an 8-1 win over Barnsley in 1934

6 - Barnsley have failed to win their last six in the league

7 - It's seven games since The Tykes took all three points against The Bees

11 - Barnsley have recorded 11 victories in matches between the two

19 - The number of draws between the two

23 - Brentford wins over Barnsley

23 - Barnsley have found the net 23 times this season, only the top two of Newcastle United and Norwich City have scored more

30 - Scott Hogan leads the Championship in shots from inside the box this campaign

43 - Tykes midfielder Conor Hourihane has made the second most tackles of any player in the Championship

74 - The 26 meetings between the two at Griffin Park average nearly three goals a game.

135 - Marc Roberts is second in the league clearance table

4,000 - Saturday's match will be Brentford's 4,000th league game since joining in 1920.

The First Meeting

15 December 1934, Football League Division Two - Brentford 8 Barnsley 1
Brentford: Mathieson, Bateman, Poyser, McKenzie, James, Burns, Hopkins, Robson, Holliday, Scott, Fletcher
Bill Scott nets club record equaling five goals as Brentford power towards Division One

The Last Meeting

11 March 2006, League One - Brentford 3 Barnsley 1
Brentford: Nelson, Tillen, Frampton, Turner, Sodje, Newman, Rhodes, Brooker, Owusu, Rankin, Tabb
Lloyd Owusu scores twice as Martin Allen's side keep up pressure on promotion places

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