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History of the Bristol City v Norwich City fixture

Norwich City face a trip to Bristol City at Ashton Gate Stadium on Saturday afternoon, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 13 of the 30 previous games, with the hosts winning just 12.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2008, the Robins carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2007/2008Sat 29 MarBristol City2 - 1Norwich CityCHMP
2007/2008Sat 20 OctNorwich City1 - 3Bristol CityCHMP
1998/1999Sun 09 MayBristol City1 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
1998/1999Sat 19 DecNorwich City2 - 1Bristol CityCHMP
1990/1991Sat 05 JanNorwich City2 - 1Bristol CityFAC
1979/1980Sat 26 AprBristol City2 - 3Norwich CityPREM
1979/1980Sat 15 DecNorwich City2 - 0Bristol CityPREM

Recent respective form guides

Bristol City have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A total of 11 goals have been scored by the Robins in those games, with 8 conceded.

Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Canaries have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Bristol City see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 13 points from their 10 games played so far, Norwich City are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 10 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Bristol City61237105
Norwich City6213467

FootyMad's prediction ...

FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Robins, as the Canaries have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Bristol City Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Norwich City Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.