Date: 11th April 2011 at 7:43pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at Tuesday’s opponents Barnsley

Facts & Figures


Founded: 1887 (as Barnsley St. Peter`s)

Nickname: The Tykes

Ground: Oakwell (23,009)

Manager : Mark Robins

Selected Honours


FA cup: 1912, Runners up: 1910

Championship (whilst branded as division 1): 1996-97

League One: Playoffs: 2005-06, Runners Up: 1980-81 (whilst branded as division 3)

Club Records


Record Attendance: 40,255 v Stoke City on 15 Feb 1936 (FA Cup)

Record victory: 9 – 0 v Loughborough Town on 28 Jan 1899

Record defeat: 0 – 9 v Notts County on 19 Nov 1927

Record Buy: £1,500,000 to QPR for Mike Sheron and to Partizan Belgrade for Georgi Hristov

Record Sale: £4,500,000 from Blackburn Rovers for Ashley Ward

Record Appearances: 514 – Barry Murphy

Record Goals: 123 – Ernie Hine

Squad


Goalkeepers:
1. Luke Steele
12. David Preece

Defenders:
2. Bobby Hassell
3. Jay McEveley
4. Jason Shackell
6. Stephen Foster
15. Keiran Trippier (On loan from Man City)
18. Paul McShane (On loan from Hull)
22. Luke Potter
25. Kern Miller
26. Conor Branson
33. Matthew Hill

Midfielders:
5. Nathan Doyle
8. Jim O’Brien
10. Goran Lovre
11. Martin Devaney
17. Jacob Mellis (On loan from Chelsea)
19. Jacob Butterfield
20. Hugo Colace
23. Diego Arismendi (On from Stoke City)
28. Danny Fearnehough
29. Alistair Taylor

Strikers:
7. Danny Haynes
9. Marlon Harewood (On loan from Blackpool)
24. Ruben Noble-Lazarus
27. Andy Gray
30. Steven Bennett
36. Gary O’Connor

Last Five Fixtures


Win: 4-2 v Bristol City (h)
Loss: 1-2 v Crystal Palace (a)
Loss: 0-1 v Reading (h)
Draw: 2-2 v Cardiff (a)
Win: 2-1 v Scunthorpe (h)

Last Five Fixtures v QPR


QPR 4-0 Barnsley on 07 Aug 10
Barnsley 0-1 v QPR on 24 April 10
QPR 5-2 Barnsley on 26 Sept 09
Barnsley 2-1 QPR on 28 Feb 09
QPR 2-1 Barnsley on 09 Aug 08

 

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