FM Preview: Norwich City v West Bromwich Albion 11 Sep 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Saturday, 10th September 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Norwich City and West Bromwich Albion at 13:30 on 11th September 2011 in the Premier League.
History of the Norwich City v West Bromwich Albion fixture
Norwich City are ready to welcome West Bromwich Albion to Carrow Road on Sunday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 24 games played, Canaries have recorded 10 wins, and West Bromwich Albion have come away with 7 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Carrow Road was more than three years back, in April 2008, with West Bromwich Albion inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Canaries in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2007/2008||Sat 19 Apr||Norwich City||1-2||West Brom.||Championship|
|2007/2008||Sat 27 Oct||West Brom.||2 - 0||Norwich City||Championship|
|2006/2007||Mon 09 Apr||Norwich City||1 - 2||West Brom.||Championship|
|2006/2007||Sat 11 Nov||West Brom.||0 - 1||Norwich City||Championship|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Feb||Norwich City||3 - 2||West Brom.||Premiership|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Oct||West Brom.||0 - 0||Norwich City||Premiership|
|2003/2004||Tue 02 Mar||Norwich City||0 - 0||West Brom.||League Division One|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Norwich City have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 14 goals have been scored by the Canaries in those games, with 10 conceded.
West Bromwich Albion have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The The Baggies's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 14 goals for and 13 against.
Norwich City find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 2 points from their 3 matches.
West Bromwich Albion are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 0 points from their 3 games thus far.
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||2||1||3||10||9||7|
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its been a distinctly poor show from Norwich City at home in recent games, and, though we cannot see a run starting here, we do think the Canaries will at least gain a draw. No-score draw
|Norwich City||Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 5 most recent games.
|West Bromwich Albion||Last drawn game 5 outings ago.
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