FootyMAD's Norwich City match preview

Last updated : 19 April 2005 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Norwich City v Newcastle United fixture

Newcastle Utd. travel to take on Norwich City at on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 22 games played, Magpies have recorded 6 wins, and Norwich City have come away with 9 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Norwich City was more than a decade ago, in December 1994, the Canaries carving out a narrow 2 - 1 victory in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2004/2005Wed 27 OctNewcastle Utd.2 - 1Norwich CityLC
2004/2005Wed 25 AugNewcastle Utd.2 - 2Norwich CityPREM
1994/1995Sat 08 AprNewcastle Utd.3 - 0Norwich CityPREM
1994/1995Sat 31 DecNorwich City2 - 1Newcastle Utd.PREM
1993/1994Tue 29 MarNewcastle Utd.3 - 0Norwich CityPREM
1993/1994Tue 04 JanNorwich City1 - 2Newcastle Utd.PREM
1988/1989Sat 25 MarNorwich City0 - 2Newcastle Utd.PREM

Recent respective form guides

Norwich City have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The Canaries's have scored 13 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 14.

Newcastle Utd. have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Magpies's have scored 8 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 9.

Norwich City find themselves stuck right at the bottom of the division. Their 33 games have yielded only 24 points. Newcastle Utd. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 38 points from their 31 games played so far,

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Norwich City61149144
Newcastle Utd.61144134

FootyMad's prediction ...

The away form of the Magpies has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Norwich City. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Norwich City5 games since last home draw.
Newcastle Utd.Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 3 games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.