Norwich City vs Liverpool are the two strongest teams in the English Premier League. The match between Norwich City vs Liverpool will be played on 14th August 2021 at Carrow Road. The match between Norwich City vs Liverpool will be very competitive. So football fans from all over the world will be sitting in front of the TV to watch the match.
Norwich City vs Liverpool Match Info:
Start date: 14 Aug 2021 23:30
Venue: Carrow Road
Norwich City Preview:
Norwich City are winless in their first Premier League match of the season in each of their last eight attempts, the longest such ongoing winless run by a current team. Their last opening day win was against Arsenal on the first day of Premier League football in 1992-93.
Norwich City lost 27 of their 38 Premier League matches in their last season at top-flight level in 2019-20, finishing bottom of the table and losing their last 10 games consecutively. Only two teams have ever lost more than 10 in a row in the competition: Sunderland between 2003 and 2005 and Aston Villa in 2016 .
Liverpool are unbeaten in their last 14 Premier League matches against Norwich (W12 D2), netting 44 goals across those matches (3.1 per game). In their 18 Premier League meetings with Norwich, Liverpool have scored 50 goals at an average of 2.8 per game. The only team to have a higher goals-per-game ratio against an opponent in the competition (min. 15 games) is Man Utd against Wigan Athletic.
Liverpool’s five opening Premier League matches of the season under Jürgen Klopp have seen 29 goals scored in total, with the Reds unbeaten in all five despite conceding three goals in three of those five games: 4-3 vs Arsenal in 2016-17, 3-3 vs Watford in 2017-18 and 4-3 vs Leeds in 2020-21.
Head To Head:
Teams Norwich Liverpool played so far 12 matches:
Norwich won 0 direct matches. Liverpool won 10 matches. 2 matches ended in a draw. On average in direct matches both teams scored a 4.25 goals per Match.
Norwich in actual season average scored 2.20 goals per match. In 2 (66.67%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 1 (33.33%) matches in season 2021 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.
Liverpool average scored 1.63 goals per match in season 2021. In 3 (75.00%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 1 (25.00%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals.
Team News: Norwich City
Rocky Bushiri (Meniscal Injury), Kenny McLean (Knee Injury), Timm Klose (Unknown Injury) and Aston Oxborough (Achilles tendon surgery) won’t be available for Norwich City manager Daniel Farke.
Team News: Liverpool
With a fully injury-free group available to choose from, the Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp has no fitness concerns to report ahead of this clash.
(4-2-3-1): Krul; Aarons, Zimmermann, Godfrey, Byram; Tettey, McLean; Buendia, Duda, Cantwell; Pukki
(4-3-3): Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Henderson, Fabinho, Oxlade-Chamberlain; Salah, Firmino, Mane
When taking all factors into account, Norwich City have it in them to find the net against this Liverpool side, although one goal may not quite be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We’re going for a 1-2 winning score for Liverpool
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