FM Preview: Scunthorpe United v Norwich City 14 Aug 2010
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th August 2010
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Scunthorpe United and Norwich City at 15:00 on Saturday, 14th August 2010 in the Championship.
Norwich City pack their bags to visit Scunthorpe United at Glanford Park Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 6 games played, Canaries have recorded 2 wins, and Scunthorpe U. have come away with 3 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Glanford Park Stadium was within the last three years, in December 2007, with Norwich City inflicting a narrow 0 - 1 defeat upon the Iron in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 22 Dec||Scunthorpe U.||0 - 1||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 02 Oct||Norwich City||0 - 0||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|1963/1964||Sat 11 Jan||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 2||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1963/1964||Sat 07 Sep||Norwich City||2 - 1||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|1962/1963||Fri 26 Apr||Scunthorpe U.||3 - 1||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1962/1963||Sat 08 Dec||Norwich City||3 - 3||Scunthorpe U.||CHMP|
|1961/1962||Tue 29 Aug||Scunthorpe U.||2 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Scunthorpe United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 15 goals have been scored by the Iron in those games, with 9 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 games have constituted a decent return of 10 goals for the Canaries, and 8 goals against.
Scunthorpe U.'s 3 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Norwich City see themselves just below half way in the Npower Championship, showing a record of 0 points from their 1 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
A creditable return from recent away games for Canaries could well see them head back from Glanford Park Stadium with a share of the spoils, think the FootyMad panel. Score draw
|Scunthorpe U.||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Norwich City||5 games since last away draw.|
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.