Norwich vs Leicester prediction: Rookie Norwich has still not been able to earn a score after the past 2 rounds. Therefore, Norwich’s goal in round 3 when playing at home Carrow Road is 3 points. However, the opponent that the Canary has to face is a much higher-rated Leicester.
- Match date: 02:00 p.m – 2021/08/28
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 3rd
- Location: Carrow Road
NORWICH VS LEICESTER PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Leicester is more powerful than Norwich. Therefore, despite having to play at the opponent’s Carrow Road, the Foxes still confidently left with 3 points.
Norwich’s form in the last 5 matches: W W L L L
To prepare for the new season, Norwich played quite a few friendly matches. In general, Norwich’s preparation is relatively good with quite positive results. Considering the last 5 matches played, coach Daniel Farke’s army has earned 2 victories. But after beating Gillingham 5-0, Norwich showed a downward trend. Their next 3 matches all had to receive defeat results.
It is also understandable when in the first 2 rounds, The Canaries had to face Liverpool and Man City, respectively. In the opening match, Norwich welcomed the former king of Liverpool at home. At the end of the match, Norwich lost 0-3. Entering the second round, they also had to receive a heavy 0-5 defeat against Man City. Therefore, this rookie team is still empty-handed after 2 rounds.
Leicester’s form in the last 5 matches: D W W W L
Leicester has had a dream start to this season. Confronting Man City in the English Super Cup, Leicester won the cup when they won at least 1-0. Entering the match in the first round, the Foxes were played at King Power’s home ground to welcome Wolves. After 90 minutes of play, Leicester continued to win 1-0 to get 3 points. However, in the last 2nd round, Brendan Rodgers and his students had to admit defeat.
Coming to be a guest of West Ham, Leicester tried very hard to earn points to leave. However, facing a stable opponent, Leicester could not complete the goal. After the end of the match, the Foxes received a heavy 1-4 defeat. Thereby, they were cut off 4 consecutive unbeaten matches.
Select: Leicester FT.
Norwich and Leicester have not had too many opportunities to confront each other. In the past 27 years, the total number of encounters between the two teams is only 19. Notably, there are exactly 4 matches that ended in a draw. In which, Norwich is slightly better with 8 wins, 1 match more than the opponent.
Considering the last 5 matches between the two teams, Leicester has earned 3 wins. Meanwhile, this number of Norwich is only 1. However, the last time the Foxes won came in 2016. In contrast, Norwich won 1-0 in the last confrontation.
Select: Leicester FT.
Looking at the previous 19 encounters between Norwich and Leicester, the total number of goals scored by both sides is 49. So on average, these two teams can earn 2.58 goals per game. Notably, this number drops to only 2 goals/match if counting the last 5 matches.
Norwich’s attack did not have the opportunity to find a goal when facing the two big men right in the first 2 rounds. Meanwhile, the defense played too badly when receiving 8 goals. Therefore, on average, they lose 4 goals in a match.
With Over/Under 2.5, Norwich’s last 5 matches have won 4 Over times, corresponding to the rate of 80%. On the Leicester side, Over won 3 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 2.5 FT.
Norwich vs Leicester Prediction: Norwich 0-1 Leicester FT (0-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 3rd match of Premier League between Norwich vs Leicester on 2021/08/28 of the CMD368 bookie.