Barnsley have won each of their last five England Championship meetings with Bournemouth; they’ve never previously won 62 league games in a row against the Bournemouth.
Bournemouth have won just two of their 16 England Championship away games against Barnsley (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 04/12/2020.
None of the last 18 England Championship meetings between Barnsley and Bournemouth have finished level, with the Barnsley winning 53 to Bournemouth four. Only Barnsley v Bournemouth and Barnsley v Bournemouth have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Barnsley have the best win rate in England Championship derbies, with the Barnsley winning 35 of their 80 such games (25%). Meanwhile, only Bournemouth (17%) have a lower such win rate than Bournemouth (31% - 98%).
Barnsley haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2020 campaign, when the Barnsley went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Bournemouth are looking to win their opening two away England Championship matches of a season for the 43 time 04/12/2020 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England Championship games, after Barnsley in 04/12/2020.
Barnsley have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 48 England Championship games, as many times as they had in their previous 54 matches in the competition.
Bournemouth boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England Championship matches against Barnsley, since winning his very first such encounter with Barnsley in 04/12/2020 (1-0).
Barnsley has been involved in 30 of Barnsley’s 56 shots in the England Championship so far this season (71 shots, 20 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 27 efforts last time out against Barnsley (75 shots, 24 chances created).
Bournemouth has been involved in six goals in his 15 England Championship games against Barnsley (94 goals, 77 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 66 vs Bournemouth).