FM Preview: Cardiff City v Norwich City 30 Oct 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 29th October 2010
The game between Cardiff City and Norwich City in the Championship on Saturday, 30th October 2010 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
Norwich City pack their bags to visit Cardiff City at Ninian Park on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 22 games played, Canaries have recorded 8 wins, and Cardiff City have come away with 10 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Ninian Park was within the last three years, in August 2008, where the two teams cancelled each other out in an enthralling 2 - 2 draw in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Tue 10 Mar||Norwich City||2 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 23 Aug||Cardiff City||2 - 2||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 09 Feb||Cardiff City||1 - 2||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Sep||Norwich City||1 - 2||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 10 Mar||Cardiff City||1 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 21 Oct||Norwich City||1 - 0||Cardiff City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 22 Apr||Cardiff City||0 - 1||Norwich City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Cardiff City are unbeaten in their last six home games, winning five of them, and drawing the other one. In this time, Bluebirds have rattled up an impressive 15 goals, and conceded 4.
Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Cardiff City are holding the final promotion place in the Npower Championship, and have accumulated 29 points from the 13 games they have played so far. Norwich City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 23 points from 13 games.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Cardiff City may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Cardiff City||Unbeaten in the last 7 home games.|
Won their latest 4 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
|Norwich City||Undefeated in last 3 away games.|