Brentford vs Norwich City: Preview and Prediction

Brentford vs Norwich City: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips-31st December 2016

Brentford vs Norwich City
EFL Championship
Date: Saturday, 31st December, 2016
Kick-off: 17:30 UK
Venue: Griffin Park, London.

Two mid-table teams Brentford and Norwich City will play each other on Saturday at Griffin Park as the teams hope to get back to winning ways.

Brentford will enter the game from a draw on Boxing Day and have been winless in their last 2 games. They have just 2 wins in their last 8 games and 4 wins in their last 15 games. They are 14th in the table with 29 points and are safely 9 points above the relegation zone. They have scored one goal less than they have conceded, they have scored 29 goals and conceded 30 goals.

Meanwhile, Norwich City are 4 points above their host who are 2 positions behind them. They have 33 points to their name from 23 championship games. They have so much activities on both side of the pitch, having scored 38 goals and conceded 37 in the championship so far. This keeps them among the 2nd highest scoring teams and 2nd highest conceding teams. They will enter this game from 2 successive defeats.

Brentford vs Norwich City: Head to Head Statistics

  • The two teams have played few games in the past, and none of their previous meetings have ended in draw.
  • Norwich City have won 5 of their previous games against Brentford and lost two games to Brentford.
  • The stats have been fair to both teams at Griffin Park as they have won one game each in their two meetings at Griffin Park.

Brentford vs Norwich City: Prediction

Norwich may have the upper hand when comparing their previous meetings, but their recent away games not only pushes them against the wall, it puts them inside the wall. They are winless in their last 6 away games with 5 defeats and a draw, they are on a losing streak in their last 5 away games.

We think the game will be an open affair with no favorite but we are on Brentford’s side. We also expect the two teams to be on the score sheet.

Brentford vs Norwich City: Bet Tips

Both teams to score at 1.70 (7/10)
Over 2.5 goals at 1.80 (4/5).