League One
Sheff Utd0Barnsley0

Sheffield United 0-0 Barnsley

Che Adams
Che Adams has scored 12 goals this season for Sheffield United

Barnsley moved up into the League One play-off places with a point at Yorkshire rivals Sheffield United.

Tykes winger Adam Hammill forced a good save from Blades keeper George Long before Adam Davies tipped a Che Adams' shot on to the post at the other end.

Manchester United loanee Ashley Fletcher had a goal disallowed for Barnsley after the break after he was adjudged to have fouled Ryan Flynn.

The Blades are now four points adrift of sixth place with two to play.

Line-ups

Sheff Utd

  • 25Long
  • 21Baptiste
  • 34Edgar
  • 19McEveleySubstituted forSammonat 88'minutes
  • 8Coutts
  • 6Basham
  • 35HammondBooked at 51minsSubstituted forCuvelierat 73'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 7Flynn
  • 14DoneBooked at 52minsSubstituted forWoolfordat 83'minutes
  • 10Sharp
  • 29Adams

Substitutes

  • 1Howard
  • 17Woolford
  • 18Sammon
  • 27Calvert-Lewin
  • 32McGahey
  • 33Cuvelier
  • 36Whiteman

Barnsley

  • 1Davies
  • 7Scowen
  • 4Roberts
  • 26Mawson
  • 22Williams
  • 34Isgrove
  • 11Brownhill
  • 8HourihaneBooked at 85mins
  • 20HammillBooked at 77mins
  • 9WinnallBooked at 32mins
  • 18FletcherSubstituted forToneyat 90+4'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5Nyatanga
  • 12McCourt
  • 13Townsend
  • 19Khan
  • 24Toney
  • 25Tuton
  • 32Chapman
Referee:
David Coote
Attendance:
23,307

Match Stats

Home TeamSheff UtdAway TeamBarnsley
Possession
Home55%
Away45%
Shots
Home11
Away10
Shots on Target
Home6
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away4
Fouls
Home14
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Sheffield United 0, Barnsley 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Sheffield United 0, Barnsley 0.

Attempt missed. Billy Sharp (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Barnsley. Ivan Toney replaces Ashley Fletcher.

Booking

Florent Cuvelier (Sheffield United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Florent Cuvelier (Sheffield United).

Alfie Mawson (Barnsley) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. Florent Cuvelier (Sheffield United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt saved. Billy Sharp (Sheffield United) header from the left side of the six yard box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Foul by Florent Cuvelier (Sheffield United).

Conor Hourihane (Barnsley) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt blocked. Conor Sammon (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.

Attempt missed. Adam Hammill (Barnsley) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Sheffield United. Conor Sammon replaces Jay McEveley.

Attempt missed. Ashley Fletcher (Barnsley) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Booking

Conor Hourihane (Barnsley) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Chris Basham (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Conor Hourihane (Barnsley).

Attempt saved. Martyn Woolford (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Ryan Flynn (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Josh Brownhill (Barnsley).

Substitution

Substitution, Sheffield United. Martyn Woolford replaces Matt Done.

Corner, Barnsley. Conceded by Alex Baptiste.

Hand ball by Sam Winnall (Barnsley).

Booking

Adam Hammill (Barnsley) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Ryan Flynn (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Adam Hammill (Barnsley).

Attempt missed. Adam Hammill (Barnsley) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Sheffield United. Florent Cuvelier replaces Dean Hammond.

Corner, Barnsley. Conceded by Matt Done.

Attempt saved. Paul Coutts (Sheffield United) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Attempt missed. Ashley Fletcher (Barnsley) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the left.

Ryan Flynn (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Alfie Mawson (Barnsley).

Foul by Paul Coutts (Sheffield United).

Adam Hammill (Barnsley) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Paul Coutts (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Conor Hourihane (Barnsley).

Foul by Che Adams (Sheffield United).

Josh Scowen (Barnsley) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Wigan442315677413684
2Burton442491155361981
3Millwall442291368482075
4Walsall4321121061471475
5Bradford4421111252401274
6Barnsley442171664511370
7Gillingham4419121369521769
8Scunthorpe4419111457471068
9Sheff Utd441812146354966
10Rochdale441811156458665
11Port Vale441811155652465
12Coventry4417121562481463
13Southend441611175660-459
14Peterborough44176217369457
15Bury441512175368-1557
16Swindon441510195969-1055
17Oldham441218144453-954
18Chesterfield44148225568-1350
19Shrewsbury431311195470-1650
20Fleetwood441115184953-448
21Blackpool441210223954-1546
22Doncaster441112214761-1445
23Colchester44912235495-4139
24Crewe44613254380-3731
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