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Bolton Wanderers vs Barnsley Predictions, Tips and Odds

Bolton Wanderers vs Barnsley Predictions, Tips and Odds

Bolton Wanderers and Barnsley go head-to-head in the second leg of their League One playoff semi-final.

Bolton vs Barnsley predictions

Bolton vs Barnsley: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? Yes 13/20 with Unibet
Correct Score Bolton 2-1 Barnsley 15/2 with Bet365
First Goalscorer Aaron Collins 11/2 with Sky Bet

The stats behind our Bolton vs Barnsley predictions:

  • Both teams have scored in Barnsley’s last eight games.
  • Bolton have lost just one of their last 13 matches.
  • The Trotters are unbeaten in three against Barnsley.
  • Barnsley have won just two of their last 13 matches, losing seven of them.
  • Aaron Collins has scored Bolton’s first goal of the game in four of his last seven appearances.

Bolton vs Barnsley match tip

Under 2.5 goals @ 11/8 with Betfair

Four of the last five meetings between Bolton and Barnsley at the Toughsheet Community Stadium have seen two or fewer goals scored.

Bolton vs Barnsley match odds


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Given the contrasting form between the two sides, it’s hardly surprising to see Bolton as strong favourites to win the second leg, especially with home advantage.

Bolton vs Barnsley team news

Bolton team news

In  Out Doubtful
 George Johnston

George Johnston should be the only player missing for Bolton for the second leg.

Top Scorer: Dion Charles (14)

Card Magnet: George Thomason (14 — 13 yellow, 1 red)

Assist Ace: Josh Sheehan (11)

Barnsley team news

In  Out Doubtful

Caretaker manager Martin Devaney has a fully available squad from which to choose.

Top Scorer: Devante Cole (18)

Card Magnet: Herbie Kane (12)

Assist Ace: Adam Phillips, Corey O’Keefe (6)

How to watch Bolton vs Barnsley live

Bolton vs Barnsley kicks off on Tuesday, May 7th, at 8pm (UK time) and will be broadcast live in the UK on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football.

Bolton vs Barnsley head-to-head

  • 03 May 2024 – Barnsley 1-3 Bolton – League One playoffs
  • 05 Mar 2024 – Barnsley 2-2 Bolton – League One
  • 03 Feb 2024 – Bolton 1-1 Barnsley – League One
  • 19 May 2023 – Barnsley 1-0 Bolton – League One playoffs
  • 13 May 2023 – Bolton 1-1 Barnsley – League One playoffs

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