Norwich face a trip to Walsall at Bescot Stadium 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 taste defeat on 13 occassions, and draw 6, from the 21 games played.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in April 2003, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Division One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Apr||Walsall||0 - 0||Norwich||LD1|
|2002/2003||Sat 21 Dec||Norwich||2 - 1||Walsall||LD1|
|2001/2002||Tue 01 Jan||Norwich||1 - 1||Walsall||LD1|
|2001/2002||Tue 09 Oct||Walsall||2 - 0||Norwich||LD1|
|1999/2000||Sat 05 Feb||Norwich||1 - 1||Walsall||LD1|
|1999/2000||Mon 30 Aug||Walsall||2 - 2||Norwich||LD1|
|1962/1963||Tue 14 May||Walsall||3 - 1||Norwich||DIV2|
Recent respective form guides
Walsall have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 8 goals have been scored by the Saddlers in those games, with 5 conceded.
Norwich have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 7 leaked at the wrong end.
Walsall see themselves just below half way in the Nationwide League Division One, showing a record of 19 points from their 15 games played so far, Norwich are just outside the promotion places, in 3rd, having taken 28 points from 15 games.
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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 Walsall. Away win
|Walsall||Won 3 successive home games.|
5 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
|Norwich||Not won in previous 4 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.