No De Silva lining for Barnsley

Barnsley could be without midfielder Anderson De Silva for Saturday afternoon's crunch Championship clash with Ipswich at Oakwell.

Last Updated: 02/10/09 at 11:13

De Silva (left): Has a hamstring strain

De Silva (left): Has a hamstring strain

The Brazilian was forced out of the midweek win over West Brom due to a hamstring strain, so replacement Julian Gray is expected to retain his place in the side.

Manager Mark Robins has no other new injury or suspension problems and is unlikely to make any further changes following Tuesday night's heartening win.

Goalkeeper Luke Steele will return to the substitutes' bench after recovering from a broken finger but on-loan Southampton goalkeeper Bartosz Bialkowski will continue in goal.

On-loan Stoke defenders Ryan Shotton and Carl Dickinson will play in their third successive match for the Tykes, with Jon Macken partnering Iain Hume up front as Robins' side chase a fourth win in their last six matches.

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Championship Fixtures

Monday, 21 April 2014
15:00
Birmingham v Blackburn
Brighton v Blackpool
Burnley v Wigan
Derby v Barnsley
Ipswich v Bournemth
Millwall v Doncaster
QPR v Watford
Sheff Wed v Charlton
Yeovil v Huddersfld
17:15
Leeds v N Forest

Sky Bet Championship

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Leicester 43 36 93
2 Burnley 43 32 86
3 Derby 43 29 78
4 QPR 43 14 73
5 Wigan 42 17 70
6 Brighton 43 12 65
7 Reading 43 10 64
8 Ipswich 43 6 64
9 N Forest 43 5 62
10 Bournemth 43 -1 62
11 Blackburn 43 3 61
12 Watford 42 18 60
13 Middlesbro' 43 9 58
14 Bolton 43 -2 55
15 Sheff Wed 43 2 53
16 Leeds 43 -8 53
17 Huddersfld 43 -9 47
18 Birmingham 42 -11 43
19 Doncaster 43 -28 43
20 Millwall 43 -29 43
21 Charlton 42 -24 42
22 Blackpool 43 -27 42
23 Barnsley 43 -29 39
24 Yeovil 43 -25 37

Updated Sun, 20 Apr 2014

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