FM Preview: West Bromwich Albion v Norwich City 14 Jan 2012
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 13th January 2012
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between West Bromwich Albion and Norwich City at 15:00 on 14th January 2012 in the Premier League.
History of the West Bromwich Albion v Norwich City fixture
Norwich City travel to take on West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns 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 14 and win only 5 of the 27 games.
The last time the two teams met at West Bromwich Albion was just over four years ago, in October 2007, with West Bromwich Albion running out comfortable 2-0 winners in a Championship match.
Recent encounters between the teams
|2011/2012||Sun 11 Sep||Norwich City||0 - 1||West Brom.||Premier League|
|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|
For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here
Recent respective form guides
West Bromwich Albion have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Baggies's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.
Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. While the Canaries have hit 9 goals, 13 have hit the back of the wrong net.
West Bromwich Albion find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 22 points from their 20 matches.
Norwich City's 25 points from 20 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 9th position.
Current overall team form
|West Bromwich Albion||6||3||1||2||9||7||10|
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 West Bromwich Albion. Away win
|West Bromwich Albion||Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Norwich City||Undefeated in last 3 away games.
4 games since last defeat.
For a detailed analysis of current team sequences throughout the leagues, click here