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Barnsley vs Queens Park Rangers at Oakwell


  • 1 Barnsley

    • 20'‘ Harvey Barnes
  • 1 Queens Park Rangers

    • 87'‘ Luke Freeman


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Key Moments

  • Freeman equalises three minutes from time
  • Harvey Barnes scores from 25-yards to give Barnsley lead
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  • 1 GK Davies
  • 2 D McCarthy
  • 3 D Fryers
  • 4 M Williams
  • 18 D Jackson
  • 6 D Lindsay
  • 7 M Hammill
  • 10 M Moncur
  • 19 Ugbo
  • 20 M Potts
  • 15 M Barnes
  • 1 GK Smithies
  • 20 D Baptiste
  • 3 D Bidwell
  • 11 M Scowen
  • 15 D Caulker
  • 18 D Robinson
  • 21 M Luongo
  • 7 M Luke Freeman
  • 12 FWD Mackie
  • 22 M Wszolek
  • 34 M Bright Samuel


  • 24 D Matty Pearson
  • 8 M McGeehan
  • 5 D MacDonald
  • 34 M Hedges
  • 26 FWD Thiam
  • 13 GK Townsend
  • 9 FWD Bradshaw
  • 35 LuaLua
  • 9 FWD Washington
  • 36 M Wheeler
  • 26 GK Lumley
  • 17 FWD Matt Smith
  • 6 D Lynch
  • 14 M Manning

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Barnsley 1, QPR 1

Luke Freeman's strike three minutes from time sealed a 1-1 draw for QPR at Oakwell. The R's midfielder slammed home from 25-yards to salvage a point after Harvey Barnes had put the hosts 1-0 up after 20 mintues with an equally impressive strike. 


Added time

Four minutes of additional time at the end of the game. Can QPR find a winner?


Freeman riffles home

Luke Freeman collects the ball 25-yards from goal before smashing an unstoppable shot into the top corner to level for QPR.




Smith stabs

LuaLua down the left crosses into the Barnsley area and after a touch to control Smith stabs at the ball from close range but the keeper gets down to save. 


Final Barnsley sub

Brad Potts is replaced by Ryan Hedges by the Tykes for the final 10 minutes. 


Wide from LuaLua

Washington turns and finds LuaLua coming in from the left but the winger shoots wide of the target just inside the 18-yard box. 


Final QPR change

Off goes Jamie Mackie this time and on comes Kazenga LuaLua for the final 15 minutes at Oakwell.


QPR substitution

Steven Caulker comes off and is replaced by Matt Smith.


Barnsley sub

Cameron McGeehan replaces George Moncur for the hosts.


Wszolek wide

QPR with a real chance to be level as Mackie shifts it right to Wszolek wide right in the area but the Polish attacker slices wide of the target from 14-yards. 


Finger tips

Smithies to QPR's rescue as Adam Hammill tries to lob him from distance but the R's number one pushes over the bar for a corner. 


Penalty appeal

Massimo Luongo goes over in the box under pressure from George Moncur but the referee says no penalty.


Scowen heads over

Former Barnsley midfielder Josh Scowen goes close to an equaliser as he meets Freeman's corner but his header is inches over the bar. 


Smithies saves

Alex Smithies makes a fine stop from Ike Ugbo after a mistake from Robinson allows Barnsley to break. 


Mackie flicks over

Freeman crosses in from a corner and Caulker heads at goal before it is recycled back out to Freeman who this time finds Mackie but the R's attacker flicks over. 


Bidwell fires over

QPR looking to get back into the match early doors in this second half as Jake Bidwell shoots narrowly over from distance. 


Second half

We are back underway at Oakwell as Luke Freeman gets the game started. 

Barnsley sub

Barnsley also make a change as Tom Bradshaw replaces goalscorer Harvey Barnes.

QPR substitution

Change at the break as Conor Washington replaces Bright Osayi-Samuel. 


Barnsley 1, QPR 0

Rangers are behind at the break after Harvey Barnes 20th minute stunner for the hosts handed Barnsley a 1-0 advantage. All to do in the second 45. 


Added time

There will be an additional two minutes at the end of the first half.



QPR skipper Massimo Luongo goes into the notebook now. 


Barnsley nearly double

Adam Jackson goes close to doubling the home sides lead as he gets on the end of Adam Hammil's free-kick but fortunately it loops wide of Smithies far post. 


Corner cleared

Unfortunately despite QPR's best efforts in the box it is eventually cleared. 


QPR force a corner

Rangers have a corner as they push forward in search of an equaliser. 



Steven Caulker picks up the games first booking for a foul on Ike Ugbo.



Barnsley take the lead with a spectacular finish from 25-yards as Harvey Barnes curls into the far corner past Alex Smithies. 


Chance on goal

We have a chance here, albeit a fairly tame one, but a chance nonetheless. Jake Bidwell's cross from the left finds Wszolek in the centre but his header was weak and keeper Adam Davies gathers. 


No way through

Pawel Wszolek gets some joy down the right wing for the R's but Luongo is charged down as he tries to take advantage. 


Slow burner

It's been pretty uneventful in these opening ten minutes at Oakwell so far. 



Jamie Mackie races through but the R's attacker is offside as he closes down on the keeper. 


We're off an underway

Barnsley get the match started. Come on you R's!

Here come the teams

Captain tonight Massimo Luongo leads the R's out from the tunnel here in the corner at Oakwell. Kick-off is approaching ...

Stretching out

Can QPR secure their first away win of the season this evening? The R's squad are getting ready for kick-off. 

Breaking QPR Team News

Manager Ian Holloway has named his starting line-up to face Barnsley tonight.

In comes Steven Caulker, Massimo Luongo and Bright Osayi-Samuel as QPR make three changes. 

Three to watch tonight

Last meeting

Ollie previews Barnsley


It's game day 10 in the Sky Bet Championship and QPR are off to Oakwell tonight.

They say after ten games you get a better idea of how the season is shaping up so fingers crossed come 9:45pm it will be a reason for further optimism for the R's.

Rangers are yet to win on the road this season so can Ian Holloway's charges end that run tonight at Barnsley?

Stick with us throughout the day for updates and behind the scenes content from Yorkshire. 

Other games that day

  • Burton Albion0
    Aston Villa4
  • Bristol City2
    Bolton Wanderers0
  • Nottingham Forest1
  • Hull City1
    Preston North End2
  • Brentford1
    Derby County1
  • Middlesbrough0
    Norwich City1
  • Ipswich Town5
  • Cardiff City3
    Leeds United1
  • Millwall2

Sky Bet Championship

P GD Pts
1 Cardiff City 10 +8 23
2 Leeds United 10 +10 20
3 Wolverhampton Wanderers 9 +6 20
4 Preston North End 10 +7 19
5 Ipswich Town 9 +6 18
6 Sheffield United 9 +4 18
7 Bristol City 10 +7 17
8 Aston Villa 10 +6 16
9 Middlesbrough 10 +4 15
10 Norwich City 10 -3 15
11 Fulham 10 +3 14
12 Millwall 10 +3 13
13 Sheffield Wednesday 9 +1 13
15 Derby County 9 0 12
16 Nottingham Forest 10 -5 12
17 Hull City 10 -2 9
18 Reading 9 -2 9
19 Burton Albion 10 -13 9
20 Brentford 10 -2 8
21 Barnsley 9 -4 8
22 Sunderland 10 -9 6
23 Birmingham City 9 -8 5
24 Bolton Wanderers 10 -17 2
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