Cardiff vs Norwich
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 16 January 2021
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Cardiff City Stadium (Cardiff).
Too many injuries in the squad have led Cardiff to a downward path in the league. The Bluebirds are on a three-game losing streak in the campaign, following a 2-1 loss on the road against Wycombe last time out in their schedule. They have picked up 29 points from 8 wins and 5 draws in their 22 appearances.
Norwich is all determined to get back into the Premier League this season. They are at the top of the table with 47 points from 14 wins and 5 draws in their 23 appearances. The host has been unbeaten for the past two matches, with a 1-0 win at home against Barnsley last time out in their schedule.
Cardiff vs Norwich Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
- Both teams have scored in only two of their recent five fixtures.
- None of their last nine matches have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 2-0 home win for the Canaries.
- The visitor has been unbeaten in their recent two clashes.
Cardiff vs Norwich Prediction
Consecutive losses in the schedule ought to affect the morale of the players in the Cardiff dugout. The host is not likely to make use of their ground advantage at home. Despite the results, three of their past five matches have seen both teams scoring. Besides, they have scored in the last two home matches.
Norwich is a strong contender in the mix and will try to maintain their spot at the top of the table in the league this season. The away team has won three of their last five outings and has scored goals in four of them. This shows that the Canaries will not have much trouble in creating problems for the host’s defense.
Based on these stats, the draw no bet over Norwich will probably be the best bet for the punters. For better returns, bookies have offered the combined tip of over 2.5 goals and BTTS in the encounter at 2.10 odds. Since a high-scoring affair can be expected, it seems to be a suitable option from the goals area.
Cardiff vs Norwich Betting tips
Draw no bet: Norwich @ 1.60 (3/5).
Over 2.5 goals & BTTS @ 2.10 (11/10).