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History of the Norwich City v Birmingham City fixture

Norwich City are ready to welcome Birmingham City to on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 27 games played, Canaries have recorded 12 wins, and Birmingham C. have come away with 4 victories.

The previous match played between the two at was more than three years back, in March 2002, with Birmingham C. inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Canaries in a League Division One match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Sat 27 NovBirmingham C.1 - 1Norwich CityPREM
2001/2002Sun 12 MayBirmingham C.1 - 1Norwich CityD1P
2001/2002Fri 15 MarNorwich City0-1Birmingham C.CHMP
2001/2002Sat 08 DecBirmingham C.4 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
2000/2001Sat 03 FebBirmingham C.2 - 1Norwich CityCHMP
2000/2001Tue 07 NovNorwich City1 - 0Birmingham C.CHMP
1999/2000Sat 15 JanBirmingham C.2 - 0Norwich CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Norwich City are showing reasonable home form, having won four and lost two from the last six played. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 11 to 9.

The away form of Birmingham C. is pretty dire, managing a paltry 2 draws from the last six matches. Blues have conceded 11 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.

Norwich City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 36 games have yielded only 30 points. Birmingham C. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 42 points from their 36 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Norwich City6312121210
Birmingham C.6141577

FootyMad's prediction ...

The match against Birmingham C. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Canaries in a close run game. Home Win

Sequence statistics:
Norwich City Won 3 successive home games.
7 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Birmingham C. Not won in previous 9 away matches.