FM Preview: Sheffield United v Norwich City 22 Jan 2011

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History of the Sheffield United v Norwich City fixture

Sheff. Utd. are ready to welcome Norwich City to Bramall Lane on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The The Blades are clearly on top, having won 17 and lost only 7 of the 32 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Bramall Lane was within the last three years, in January 2009, the The Blades carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2010/2011Tue 28 DecNorwich City4 - 2Sheff. Utd.CHMP
2008/2009Sat 10 JanSheff. Utd.1-0Norwich CityCHMP
2008/2009Sat 20 SepNorwich City1 - 0Sheff. Utd.CHMP
2007/2008Sat 15 MarSheff. Utd.2 - 0Norwich CityCHMP
2007/2008Sat 08 DecNorwich City1 - 0Sheff. Utd.CHMP
2005/2006Sat 18 MarNorwich City2 - 1Sheff. Utd.CHMP
2005/2006Mon 26 DecSheff. Utd.1 - 3Norwich CityCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Sheffield United have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, The The Blades's have scored 10 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 12.

Norwich City have an average recent record on the road, collecting 2 wins and 3 draws from the last six. A generous 10 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Sheff. Utd. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 27 points from 26 matches. Norwich City are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 44 points from 26 games.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Sheff. Utd.60249162
Norwich City63219611

FootyMad's prediction ...

Its been an indifferent run of form for the The Blades of late, and things are not going to improve with the visit of Norwich City, who one believes will win this game handsomely. Away win

Sequence statistics:
Sheff. Utd. Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Not won in the 6 most recent games.
Norwich City Undefeated in last 5 away games.
No win in the 3 most recent games.