FM Preview: Norwich City v Fulham 09 Feb 2013

Footymad preview History of the Norwich City v Fulham fixture

Norwich City prepare to entertain Fulham at Carrow Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to improve on a poor record between the sides. The visitors have won 9 of the 21 previous games, with the Canaries winning just 6.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Carrow Road was just last season, in December 2011, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1-1 final scoreline in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 18 Aug Fulham 5 - 0 Norwich City Premier League
2011/2012 Sat 31 Mar Fulham 2 - 1 Norwich City Premier League
2011/2012 Sat 31 Dec Norwich City 1-1 Fulham Premier League
2004/2005 Sun 15 May Fulham 6 - 0 Norwich City Premiership
2004/2005 Sat 04 Dec Norwich City 0 - 1 Fulham Premiership
2000/2001 Sat 13 Jan Fulham 2 - 0 Norwich City League Division One
2000/2001 Mon 28 Aug Norwich City 0 - 1 Fulham League Division One

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Recent respective form guides

Norwich City's poor home run has seen them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. The Canaries's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.

Fulham's away form is none too clever either, winning 2 of the last six, but losing the other 4. While the Cottagers have hit 6 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Norwich City find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 28 points from their 25 matches.

Fulham see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 28 points from their 25 games played so far,

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Norwich City 6 1 3 2 4 7 6
Fulham 6 2 1 3 7 10 7

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FootyMad's prediction ...

These are testing times at Carrow Road for the Canaries and the Madmen are unable to see past Fulham claiming victory in a close match.

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Norwich City Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
Fulham Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.

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