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Cardiff City drop points against Barnsley 2-2 at Oakwell Ground

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Technical card:
Barnsley: Leandro Bacuna, Joe Ralls, Joel Bagan, Will Vaulks, Aden Flint, Alex Smithies, Sheyi Ojo, Perry Ng, Curtis Nelson, Kieffer Moore and Junior Hoilett
Cardiff City: Victor Adeboyejo, Romal Palmer, Mads Andersen, Callum Styles, Toby Sibbick, Cauley Woodrow, Alex Mowatt, Michal Helik, Dominik Frieser, Bradley Collins and Callum Brittain
Stadium: Oakwell Ground
Goals: Mads Andersen (1-0, min. 20), Cauley Woodrow (2-0, min. 52), Sheyi Ojo (2-1, min. 58) and Kieffer Moore (2-2, min. 68)

Barnsley were held to 2-2 draw by Cardiff City down on Wednesday at Oakwell Ground. With each team arriving on the back of a league defeat, they were both keen to pick up points. Barnsley arrived at the game looking pick up points after losing their last game 1-0 to Watford. Cardiff City, on the other hand, were beaten 1-0 in the previous match against Queens Park Rangers. As the table looks today, Barnsley and Cardiff City sit 12th, (35 points) and 15th, (30 points), spots respectively, after 26 matches.

Barnsley started well with, with Mads Andersen opening the scoring, 20 minutes in to see out the first half 1-0.

The second half started all good for Barnsley, beginning with a goal from Cauley Woodrow in the 52nd minute. However, Cardiff City hit back in the 58th minute, with a goal from Sheyi Ojo. Later, Cardiff City took the lead with a goal form a goal from Kieffer Moore, 68 minutes in, and the game ended 2-2.

Barnsley brought on Carlton Morris, Herbie Kane and Michael Sollbauer for Dominik Frieser, Romal Palmer and Toby Sibbick. Cardiff City brought on Josh Murphy, Sean Morrison and Marlon Pack, to replace Junior Hoilett, Leandro Bacuna and Sheyi Ojo.

The referee booked Mads Andersen for Barnsley.

Barnsley will next travel to Nottingham Forest, while Cardiff City will face Millwall at home.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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