FM Preview: Swansea City v Norwich City 09 Apr 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 8th April 2011
The game between Swansea City and Norwich City in the Championship on 9th April 2011 at 17:20 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.
History of the Swansea City v Norwich City fixture
Norwich City face a trip to Swansea City at Liberty Stadium at tea-time on Saturday, and have come away with little in previous meetings, having taken no points from 15 of the 21 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was was two seasons ago, in April 2009, the Swans carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|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|
|1994/1995||Wed 21 Sep||Norwich City||3 - 0||Swansea City||League Cup|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
Swansea City have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Swans in those games, with 6 conceded.
Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Canaries's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 7 against.
Swansea City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 66 points from 39 games.
Norwich City are holding the final promotion place in the Npower Championship, and have accumulated 70 points from the 39 games they have played so far.
Current overall team form
For a detailed analysis of current team form guides in this or any division, click here
FootyMad's prediction ...
Nothing appears to be going right for the Canaries out on the road recently, yet the Madmen can see a turn around in fortunes as they battle to a victory in a closely fought contest at Swansea City. Away win
|Swansea City||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Norwich City||Undefeated in last 4 away games.
10 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here