FM Preview: Norwich City v Swansea City 15 Oct 2011

Footymad preview History of the Norwich City v Swansea City fixture

Norwich City prepare to entertain Swansea City at Carrow Road on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 15 wins out of 23 previous matches.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Carrow Road was just last season, in August 2010, with Norwich City running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2010/2011 Sat 09 Apr Swansea City 3 - 0 Norwich City Championship
2010/2011 Sat 21 Aug Norwich City 2-0 Swansea City Championship
2008/2009 Sat 11 Apr Swansea City 2 - 1 Norwich City Championship
2008/2009 Sat 15 Nov Norwich City 2 - 3 Swansea City Championship
1998/1999 Tue 18 Aug Norwich City 1 - 0 Swansea City League Cup
1998/1999 Tue 11 Aug Swansea City 1 - 1 Norwich City League Cup
1994/1995 Tue 04 Oct Swansea City 1 - 0 Norwich City League Cup

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

Recent respective form guides

Norwich City are not in the best of form at home, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats in their last six. While Canaries have scored 8, a worringly large 11 have been leaked at the other end.

The away form of Swansea City is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Swans have hit 4 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Norwich City's 8 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.

Swansea City's 8 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Norwich City 6 2 0 4 5 12 6
Swansea City 6 2 1 3 7 8 7

For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here

FootyMad's prediction ...

Norwich City are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Norwich City 4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
Swansea City Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.

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