FM Preview: Queens Park Rangers v Norwich City 02 Feb 2013

Footymad preview History of the Queens Park Rangers v Norwich City fixture

Norwich City face a trip to Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Canaries will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 30 and win only 12 of the 58 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Loftus Road was just last season, in January 2012, with Norwich City inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Rangers in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2012/2013 Sat 25 Aug Norwich City 1 - 1 Q.P.R. Premier League
2011/2012 Mon 02 Jan Q.P.R. 1-2 Norwich City Premier League
2011/2012 Sat 26 Nov Norwich City 2 - 1 Q.P.R. Premier League
2010/2011 Sat 01 Jan Norwich City 1 - 0 Q.P.R. Championship
2010/2011 Sat 16 Oct Q.P.R. 0 - 0 Norwich City Championship
2008/2009 Tue 03 Mar Q.P.R. 0 - 1 Norwich City Championship
2008/2009 Wed 17 Sep Norwich City 0 - 1 Q.P.R. Championship

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Recent respective form guides

Queens Park Rangers need to improve on their recent home record of just 3 draws from the previous six. While Rangers have scored 4, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.

Norwich City's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Canaries have hit 10 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Queens Park Rangers find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 24 games have yielded only 16 points.

Norwich City find themselves struggling down in 14th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 24 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Queens Park Rangers 6 1 4 1 5 6 7
Norwich City 6 1 2 3 5 9 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Canaries has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Queens Park Rangers. Away win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Queens Park Rangers Failed to win in previous 6 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Norwich City 6 games since last away draw.
No win in the 4 most recent games.

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