Cauley Woodrow scored with the closing kick of the game as struggling Barnsley got here from 2-Zero all of the plan right down to machine with promotion hopefuls Bristol Metropolis.
Woodrow scrambled in from finish differ deep into stoppage time to purchase the Tykes off the underside of the Championship desk and forestall Metropolis from shifting as a lot as 2nd.
Wales defender Ashley Williams construct the Robins in entrance quickly sooner than half-time, heading Niclas Eliasson’s free-kick in on the a good distance put up solely unmarked.
Andreas Weimann then doubled Bristol Metropolis’s lead with 20 minutes closing when he guided one different unsuitable Eliasson plan-portion transport into the underside nook.
However Aapo Halme’s stunning header gave the hosts unhurried hope and the Tykes, quiet winless as a finish results of the outlet weekend of the season, snatched a deserved unhurried machine through Woodrow’s toe-poked elevate out.
- Relive Barnsley’s unhurried machine with Bristol Metropolis
It develop into Barnsley’s third stalemate in 4 video games beneath caretaker boss Adam Murray, whose side another time confirmed indicators of enchancment and had been legitimate worth for a degree on the final steadiness of play.
They’d been uncomfortable to go looking out themselves on the abet of throughout the essential half, with Robins goalkeeper Daniel Bentley making two further particular saves – first tipping Mallik Wilks’ roller throughout the put up after which brilliantly diverting Conor Chaplin’s snap shot onto the woodwork.
Barnsley mustered greater than 20 makes an attempt on draw throughout the entire recreation and, however for 2 lapses of focus at plan-plays, would maybe nicely maybe nicely have obtained the match.
As a result of it’s, the Oakwell outfit are actually 15 video games with out a victory in all competitions and on their longest winless flee since 1959.
Bristol Metropolis’s catastrophe develop into compounded by the lack of captain Josh Brownhill throughout the essential half, who added to their lengthy itemizing of damage woes by limping off with an apparent hamstring enviornment.
They’re already with out first-crew avid gamers equal to Jay Dasilva, Adam Nagy and Benik Afobe, although Friday’s recreation did tag the return of membership-file signing Tomas Kalas at centre-half.