Norwich vs Ipswich Town
English League Championship
Date: Sunday, 18th February 2018
Kick-off at 12:00 UK/ 13:00 CET
Venue: Carrow Road (Norwich).
This is a game between two similar mid-table sides which have lost chances for promotion and their places also look secure from relegation. Both Norwich and Ipswich have equal points along with 2 more teams.
Norwich have finally found some stability this season. The team has decent amount of class in its squad but underperforming in the early stages of the season has left them into this state. The team has improved in recent weeks and looks transformed especially in terms of defense.
Last round Norwich managed to get a point in a very difficult visit to Pride Park. They quickly went behind in score as Derby’s main outlet Vydra found the net. 1-0 was the result at half time and Norwich needed to improve in the second. And they did – Maddison found the net after 72 minutes into the game earning his team a valuable draw.
Ipswich contrary to Norwich started the season very well and then eventually declined. They are a good side but cannot play against the top teams. The team has a long drop of form but looks to be slowly recovering.
Their previous game Ipswich failed to break through Burton’s defensive line. The team had control in the midfield area but failed to create end convert chances and the game went all the way to a goalless draw.
Norwich vs Ipswich: Head-to-head
- Norwich are unbeaten in 3 games
- Norwich have seen under 2.5 goals in their last 3 games
- Ipswich have seen less than 2.5 goals in their last 6 games
- Norwich is unbeaten in 9 direct meeting with Ipswich
- Last 3 meetings between the sides had less than 2.5 goals.
Norwich vs Ipswich: Predictions
Norwich are on the rise. The team has improved in recent weeks and will be looking to continue to impress. Ipswich are not at their best and will have hard time against the Canaries on Sunday.
The game has all the reasons to have little to no goals. Both sides have hard time scoring and will try to outsmart the opponent. The sides are capable of defending and will look to limit the opposition’s chances.
Norwich vs Ipswich: Bet Tips
- Norwich to win at 1.76
- Under 2.5 goals at 1.79.