Date: 27th September 2013 at 4:38pm
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Barnsley travel to third placed Leicester in desperate need of three points.

Vital Quotes:

Leicester Team News:

Leicester could recall Wes Morgan, Ritchie De Laet, Andy King, Anthony Knockaert and David Nugent.

Sean St Ledger and Chris wood are expected to miss out.

Player to watch: Danny Drinkwater

A former red.

Barnsley Team News:

Luke Steele is out with a back injury so Jack Butland will come straight in to the team. Other loan signing David Fox could also start.

This match is likely to come round just too soon for Marcus Pedersen to be involved.

Player to watch: Jack Butland

If previous games are anything to go by then the new lad will have a busy debut.

Match Facts & Stats

Barnsley`s 2 – 0 home win in April was the 100th meeting between the clubs.

In the head to head stakes Leicester lead with 47 wins to Barnsley`s 24.

Leicester are in search of a first win in five league matches against Barnsley.

Leicester have only failed to score in one of their last 13 home games with the reds.

Barnsley have managed only one win in 10 league and cup games this season.

Barnsley have lost an unsurpassed six times in the Championship.

The super reds have also lost their three.

The stats get worse as Barnsley are also without a point on their travels this season.

The reds have also failed to win in 11 away league fixtures.

Barnsley have shipped 22 goals in eight games.

Match Prediction:

Let`s have your predictions.

Next Fixtures:

Reading at home on Tuesday.