Norwich City play host to Walsall at Carrow Road on Saturday afternoon, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having chalked up an impressive 17 wins out of 24 previous matches.
The last time the two teams met at Norwich City was back in April 2004, over five years ago, with Norwich City annihilating their visitors 5-0 in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 17 Apr||Norwich City||5-0||Walsall||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 01 Nov||Walsall||1 - 3||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 19 Apr||Walsall||0 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 21 Dec||Norwich City||2 - 1||Walsall||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Tue 01 Jan||Norwich City||1 - 1||Walsall||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Tue 09 Oct||Walsall||2 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Sat 05 Feb||Norwich City||1 - 1||Walsall||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Norwich City have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. While Canaries have scored 10, a worringly large 15 have been leaked at the other end.
Walsall have an average recent record on the road, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The Saddlers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Norwich City's 7 points from 5 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Walsall find themselves struggling down in 17th position in the league having picked up 5 points from their 5 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Canaries's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Walsall. Home Win
|Norwich City||11 games since last home draw.|
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
|Walsall||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 6 most recent games.