FootyMAD's Norwich City match preview

Last updated : 22 January 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Norwich City v Brentford fixture

Brentford face a trip to Norwich City at Carrow Road on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Bees will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 14 and win only 4 of the 23 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was earlier this season, the Canaries carving out a narrow 1 - 0 victory in a (Associate Members) match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Tue 01 SepNorwich City1 - 0BrentfordASSM
2009/2010Tue 18 AugBrentford2 - 1Norwich CityLGE1
2001/2002Tue 21 AugBrentford1 - 0Norwich CityLGEC
1995/1996Sat 06 JanNorwich City1 - 2BrentfordFAC
1991/1992Wed 30 OctNorwich City4 - 1BrentfordLGEC
1968/1969Tue 24 SepBrentford0 - 2Norwich CityLGEC
1959/1960Sat 13 FebNorwich City2 - 1BrentfordLGE1

Recent respective form guides

Norwich City could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. In this time, Canaries have rattled up an impressive 16 goals, and conceded 2.

Brentford have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Bees have hit 4 goals, 7 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Norwich City are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League One, and have accumulated 54 points from the 26 games they have played so far. Brentford's 33 points from 25 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
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FootyMad's prediction ...

Brentford have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Norwich City may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Norwich City Won 9 successive home games.
10 games since last home draw.
Won their latest 5 matches.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Brentford 5 games since last away draw.