FM Preview: Liverpool v Norwich City 22 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Liverpool v Norwich City fixture

Norwich City travel to take on Liverpool at Anfield at tea-time on Saturday, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having been beaten a depressing 18 out of 27 times.

The last time the two teams met at Liverpool was back in September 2004, over five years ago, with Liverpool running out comfortable 3 - 0 winners in a Premiership match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2004/2005 Mon 03 Jan Norwich City 1 - 2 Liverpool Premiership
2004/2005 Sat 25 Sep Liverpool 3 - 0 Norwich City Premiership
1994/1995 Sat 29 Apr Norwich City 1 - 2 Liverpool Premiership
1994/1995 Mon 02 Jan Liverpool 4 - 0 Norwich City Premiership
1993/1994 Sat 30 Apr Liverpool 0 - 1 Norwich City Premiership
1993/1994 Sat 05 Feb Norwich City 2 - 2 Liverpool Premiership
1992/1993 Sat 01 May Norwich City 1 - 0 Liverpool Premier League

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Liverpool have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 10 goals have been scored by the Reds in those games, with 6 conceded.

The Canaries have had a decent run of form away from home recently, coming away with three points on 3 occasions, but drawing 1 and losing 2. The Canaries's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 10 goals for and 8 against.

Liverpool's total of 14 points from their 8 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.

Norwich City's 11 points from 8 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Liverpool 6 3 1 2 7 8 10
Norwich City 6 3 0 3 8 9 9

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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 Liverpool. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Liverpool Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Unbeaten run of 4 matches.
Norwich City 4 games since last away draw.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.

For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here