Swansea v Norwich Betting Preview Tips And Odds

Swansea v Norwich Betting Preview Tips And Odds

by 3rd March 2016

Match Odds
Swansea City 10/11 – Draw 5/2Norwich City 3/1
Betting odds for Swansea v Norwich shown are this week from Corals and are subject to change

Kick Off – 15.00pm Saturday 5th March 2016

Swansea and Norwich clash at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday in a big game at the bottom of the Premier League table.

Swansea recorded a vital 2-1 win at Premier League title chasers Arsenal on Wednesday night. After conceding the opening goal, Wayne Routledge hit back with an equaliser, before Ashley Williams secured maximum points with the winning goal in the second half.

The victory was a vital one, as it moved the Swans six points clear of the relegation zone. The Welsh side will see this game as a good chance to further distance themselves from the drop zone.

Norwich’s poor run of form in the Premier League continued last time out, as the Canaries suffered a 2-1 defeat at home against reigning Premier League champions Chelsea. The Blues took a two-goal lead through goals from Kenedy and Diego Costa.

Winger Nathan Redmond hit back for the side from Norfolk on 68 minutes, but the goal turned out to be little more than a consolation goal. The defeat means that the Canaries dropped into the Premier League bottom three. Alex Neil’s side have now lost five out of their last six games in the top-flight.

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Facts And Figures

These two teams have met just seven times in the Premier League, with Norwich winning four times, two games finishing in draws and Swansea recording just one win.

Norwich have won two of the three Premier League meetings at the Liberty Stadium and the Swans record a win in the other fixture.

Swansea have won just one of the last seven meetings between the two teams in all competitions. However that one win came in this fixture last time these two teams met at the Liberty Stadium last season.

Norwich have lost nine out of their last ten Premier League away games. The Canaries have also failed to score in six of their last eight away games in the Premier League.

The Canaries have conceded two or more goals in seven of their last eight Premier League games.

There has been under 2.5 goals scored in five of Swansea’s last six home games in the Premier League.

The Canaries have now lost five out of their last six games in the top-flight.

Team Selection And News

Swansea have a fully-fit squad to choose from and rotated their squad last time out at Arsenal in an attempt to keep some key players fresh. The likes of Alberto Paloschi and Gylfi Sigurdsson are likely to be restored to the starting line-up for this clash.

Norwich have a number of doubts heading into this clash. Andre Wisdom, Sebastian Bassong, Emmanuel Tettey and Steven Naismith are all doubts for the clash. Striker Patrick Bamford is eligible to be in the squad after missing out against his parent club Chelsea last time out.

Possible Swansea City Team Selection

Fabianski, Naughton, Williams, Amat, Taylor, Ki, Cork, Ayew, Sigurdsson, Routledge, Paloschi

Possible Norwich City Team Selection

Ruddy, Pinto, Martin, Bennett, Klose, Brady, Tettey, Howson, Redmond, Hoolahan, Jerome

Match Prediction

The win at Arsenal will have given the home side a much-needed confidence and morale lift ahead of this vital clash. Norwich are on a poor run of form of late, so I can see this clash finishing in a home victory.

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