FM Preview: Leicester City v Norwich City 08 Mar 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Monday, 7th March 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Leicester City and Norwich City at 19:45 on 8th March 2011 in the Championship.
History of the Leicester City v Norwich City fixture
Norwich City pack their bags to visit Leicester City at Walkers Stadium on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 25 games played, Canaries have recorded 7 wins, and Leicester City have come away with 12 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Walkers Stadium was more than three years back, in February 2008, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2010/2011||Tue 28 Sep||Norwich City||4 - 3||Leicester City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 16 Feb||Leicester City||4-0||Norwich City||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Jan||Norwich City||0 - 0||Leicester City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 14 Apr||Leicester City||1 - 2||Norwich City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Tue 28 Nov||Norwich City||3 - 1||Leicester City||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sat 01 Apr||Norwich City||2 - 1||Leicester City||Championship|
|2005/2006||Sat 31 Dec||Leicester City||0 - 1||Norwich City||Championship|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Leicester City are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 15 goals for the Foxes, with 8 goals against.
Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Canaries's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 8 goals for and 6 against.
Leicester City's 52 points from 35 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
Norwich City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 60 points from 35 games.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Norwich City on their travels as of late, but we can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Leicester City. No-score draw
|Leicester City||Unbeaten in the last 12 home games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Norwich City||6 games since last defeat.
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