Daryl Dike scores brace for Barnsley in 3-1 win over Wycombe Wanderers

Daryl Dike continues to make probably the most of his time on loan at Championship side Barnsley, scoring twice in his team’s 3-1 win over Wycombe Wanderers.

The primary got here within the forty ninth minute, doubling Barnsley’s benefit. The play began on a corner, with the ball being cleared out of the field however not far sufficient for Barnsley to start one other play. Finally, the ball discovered Mads Andersen on the left side of the field, who then headed it to Dike, who was proper in entrance of goal. From there, the on-loan Orlando City player headed it in for 2-0.

Dike scored his second goal within the 81st minute, giving Barnsley just sufficient of a cushion {that a} late goal from Wycombe did not put the lead to doubt. Callum Brittain made a run down the suitable wing earlier than crossing it into the field. Concurrently, Dike made his manner from the sting of the penalty space to the goal, and was there to obtain Brittain’s ball and score from close vary.

The goals imply Dike has scored 5 occasions in 11 matches in all competitions since becoming a member of Barnsley in February. The end result has the team in fifth place within the Championship and ready to make the promotion playoffs. They’re at the moment eight points behind Watford, who at the moment sit second place and in a spot to be mechanically promoted to the Premier League.

Dike’s loan will end on the end of Barnsley’s 2020-21 season, and Orlando expect him back when the loan is over. It doesn’t imply the player will not be attracting suitors in Europe — the BBC reported last week that Orlando rejected a $10 million offer from a top six Premier League membership.


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