FootyMAD's Norwich City match preview

Last updated : 11 January 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Walsall v Norwich City fixture

Walsall play host to Norwich City at Banks's Stadium on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Saddlers are clearly on top, having won 14 and lost only 3 of the 23 games.

The last time the two teams met at Walsall was back in November 2003, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners 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:
2009/2010Sat 05 SepNorwich City0 - 0WalsallLGE1
2003/2004Sat 17 AprNorwich City5 - 0WalsallCHMP
2003/2004Sat 01 NovWalsall1-3Norwich CityCHMP
2002/2003Sat 19 AprWalsall0 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
2002/2003Sat 21 DecNorwich City2 - 1WalsallCHMP
2001/2002Tue 01 JanNorwich City1 - 1WalsallCHMP
2001/2002Tue 09 OctWalsall2 - 0Norwich CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Walsall have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 13 goals have been scored by the Saddlers in those games, with 7 conceded.

Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. The Canaries's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 12 goals for and 10 against.

Walsall's 31 points from 22 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Norwich City are holding the final promotion place in the Coca-Cola League One, and have accumulated 51 points from the 25 games they have played so far.

For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here

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

Saddlers are in quite good form at home, but the FootyMad team thinks on this occasion, Norwich City will prove too strong and win this game comfortably. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Walsall Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
Norwich City Undefeated in last 4 away games.
Won each of the previous 4 matches.
Last drawn game 5 outings ago.