Bristol City recovers a 0-1 deficit to prevail over Barnsley 2-1 with A. Weimann scoring 2 goals

BRISTOL. Bristol City manages to find the solution against Barnsley to win 2-1. A. Weimann was the key to score 2 goals.

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BRISTOL. Bristol City manages to find the solution against Barnsley to win 2-1. A. Weimann was the key to score 2 goals. All goals were scored in the first half.​ It was Barnsley to strike first with a goal of A. Leya at the 28′. Then it was a goal in the 42′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, A. Weimann gave the win to Bristol City in the 45′ minute with a goal scoring a double. Barnsley lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (57%).

The match was held at the Ashton Gate Stadium Stadium in Bristol on Saturday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Thomas Bramall with the help of Andrew Fox and Andrew Dallison. The 4th official was Ben Toner. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold around 14.6 degrees Celsius or 58.19 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 89%.​

Match Statistics

Barnsley was in firm control of the ball 57% while Bristol City was struggling with a 43% ball possession.

Barnsley was more aggressive with 48 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 6 were on target. Even so, Bristol City was able to find the solution to win this match.​

Bristol City shot 10 times, 3 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Barnsley shot 19 times, 6 on target, 13 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Bristol City. On the opposite side, No yellow cards were issued to Barnsley.

After this match, Bristol City will have 16 points like Birmingham City to stay in the 17th place. On the opposite side, Barnsley will stay with 8 points to stay in the 23rd place.

Match Events

  • 28'

    A. Leya

  • 42'

    A. Weimann

  • 45'

    A. Weimann

    C. Martin

  • 46'

    J. Benson

    C. Gomes

  • 46'

    J. Dasilva

    C. Pring

  • 67'

    A. Benarous

    T. Bakinson

  • 75'

    V. Adeboyejo

    A. Leya

Next match

In the upcoming Championship match, Bristol City will play away against Birmingham City on the 2nd of November with a 12-3 head to head record in favor of Birmingham City (3 draws).

Barnsley will host Derby County on the 3rd of November with a 9-5 head to head statistic in favor of Derby County (8 draws).

Bristol City: Formation and Lineups

Bristol City started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).

The manager Nigel Pearson chose to play with the following team: Daniel Bentley (7.6), George Tanner (6.8), Tomáš Kalas (7.2), Robert Atkinson (7.9), Cameron Pring (6.6), Han-Noah Massengo (6.7), Matty James (7.7), Tyreeq Bakinson (6.8), Andreas Weimann (8.2), Chris Martin (7.4) and Nahki Wells (7.2).


Bristol City made 2 changes: C. Pring for J. Dasilva (46′) and T. Bakinson for A. Benarous (67′).

Top player: Andreas Weimann

The player who no doubt impressed Bristol City the most was Andreas Weimann.

His rating is (8.2) with 2 goals, 20 passes (55% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 10. He performed 1 cross.

Barnsley: Formation and Lineups

Barnsley started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

On the opposite side, Markus Schopp played with: Bradley Collins (6.3), Mads Juel Andersen (6.8), Michał Helik (7.0), Liam Kitching (6.6), Callum Brittain (6.9), Claudio Gomes (5.9), Jasper Moon (6.4), Jordan Williams (7.4), Devante Cole (7.1), Cauley Woodrow (6.5) and Aaron Leya Iseka (6.5).


Barnsley made 2 changes: C. Gomes for J. Benson (46′) and A. Leya for V. Adeboyejo (75′).

Top player: Jordan Williams

Probably the most impressive player in Barnsley was Jordan Williams.

His rating is (7.4) with 24 passes (75% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 11. He performed 1 cross.

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