Date: 12th May 2016 at 9:16am
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This Saturday, Walsall travel to Barnsley for the first leg of the League 1 play-offs.

We look at the history between both sides. There is nothong to choose between both sides – Walsall have won sixteen games, Barnsley have won sixteen and both sides have drawn thirteen.

03 Dec 1898 Barnsley v Walsall D 1-1 Division 2
01 Apr 1899 Walsall v Barnsley D 1-1 Division 2
30 Sep 1899 Barnsley v Walsall D 2-2 Division 2
25 Dec 1899 Walsall v Barnsley W 4-2 Division 2
01 Sep 1900 Walsall v Barnsley W 3-0 Division 2
29 Dec 1900 Barnsley v Walsall L 2-1 Division 2
03 Sep 1932 Barnsley v Walsall L 2-1 Division 3
07 Jan 1933 Walsall v Barnsley D 1-1 Division 3
21 Oct 1933 Walsall v Barnsley W 5-1 Division 3
03 Mar 1934 Barnsley v Walsall D 1-1 Division 3
16 Jan 1937 Walsall v Barnsley W 3-1 FA Cup
10 Dec 1960 Walsall v Barnsley W 1-0 Division 3
29 Apr 1961 Barnsley v Walsall D 2-2 Division 3
11 Oct 1963 Walsall v Barnsley D 4-4 Division 3
22 Feb 1964 Barnsley v Walsall W 1-3 Division 3
03 Oct 1964 Walsall v Barnsley D 1-1 Division 3
13 Feb 1965 Barnsley v Walsall W 0-1 Division 3
12 Oct 1968 Barnsley v Walsall D 0-0 Division 3
14 Dec 1968 Walsall v Barnsley W 3-0 Division 3
06 Sep 1969 Barnsley v Walsall L 2-0 Division 3
20 Dec 1969 Walsall v Barnsley W 3-2 Division 3
01 Sep 1970 Walsall v Barnsley L 1-2 Division 3
27 Apr 1971 Barnsley v Walsall W 1-2 Division 3
14 Aug 1971 Barnsley v Walsall L 4-2 Division 3
16 Oct 1971 Walsall v Barnsley D 1-1 Division 3
27 Dec 1980 Barnsley v Walsall L 3-0 Division 3
18 Apr 1981 Walsall v Barnsley D 1-1 Division 3
04 Oct 1983 Walsall v Barnsley W 1-0 League Cup
25 Oct 1983 Barnsley v Walsall W 0-2 League Cup
10 Dec 1988 Barnsley v Walsall L 1-0 Division 2
13 May 1989 Walsall v Barnsley L 1-3 Division 2
18 Dec 1999 Barnsley v Walsall L 3-2 Division 1
01 Apr 2000 Walsall v Barnsley L 1-4 Division 1
08 Dec 2001 Barnsley v Walsall L 4-1 League 1
16 Mar 2002 Walsall v Barnsley W 2-1 Division 1
21 Aug 2004 Walsall v Barnsley D 2-2 League 1
28 Mar 2005 Barnsley v Walsall L 3-2 League 1
29 Oct 2005 Barnsley v Walsall L 2-1 League 1
07 Jan 2006 Barnsley v Walsall D 1-1 FA Cup
17 Jan 2006 Walsall v Barnsley W 2-0 FA Cup
06 May 2006 Walsall v Barnsley L 1-2 League 1
13 Dec 2014 Walsall v Barnsley W 3-1 League 1
07 Mar 2015 Barnsley v Walsall L 3-0 League 1
20 Oct 2015 Barnsley v Walsall W 0-2 League 1
05 Mar 2016 Walsall v Barnsley L 1-3 League 1

Although both sides have won the same amount of games in our history, its Barnsley who have been more successful in recent times having won ten out the last sixteen meetings between both sides.

The last meeting at Oakwell ended 2-0 to the Saddlers – we will take that come full time on Saturday!