Man City vs Norwich prediction: Manchester City received defeat against Tottenham in the main match in the first round. Therefore, returning to Etihad’s home ground, Manchester City is determined to win. The opponent that coach Pep Guardiola’s side will face is rookie Norwich. The chance for Norwich to earn points is not high.
- Match date: 02:00 pm on 2021/08/21
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 2nd
- Location: Etihad Stadium
MAN CITY VS NORWICH PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
According to experts, Norwich will have a lot of trouble coming to be a guest at Etihad. An away match is definitely going to be difficult for the Canaries.
Man City’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W L L
Manchester City is showing an ineffective face in recent times. With the last 5 matches played, Manchester City earned themselves 3 victories. However, these victories came from friendly matches. In contrast, the blue half of Manchester has had 2 consecutive defeats so far. It was a loss to Leicester in the English Super Cup and a loss to Tottenham in the first round.
As a guest of Tottenham on the opening day, although Manchester City created many opportunities, they could not convert it into a goal. In contrast, coach Pep Guardiola’s students had to receive a minimum of 0-1 defeat. Back at home in round 2, Manchester City determined to win. It should be remembered that last season, Manchester City was the team with the highest record at home with 41 points from 19 games.
Norwich’s form in the last 5 matches: W W W L L
Norwich is just one of three rookie teams in the Premier League this season. So it’s not surprising that they’re underrated. Looking at the recent performance, Norwich can not bring confidence to the fans. Like the opponent, Norwich has also earned 3 wins in the last 5 matches. Besides, so far, The Canaries has lost 2 consecutive matches.
The last defeat of coach Daniel Farke’s students came from the last 1 round. Despite playing at home Carrow Road, Norwich could not create a surprise against Liverpool. Confronted with the former king of the tournament, Norwich lost 0-3 on aggregate. Surely Norwich will be very difficult to win points in the second round after what has been experienced.
Select: Man City FT.
Manchester City is having better head-to-head results than their opponents. With 26 previous encounters, the total number of victories that Manchester City holds is 13. Their respective win rate is 50%. In contrast, Norwich only had 5 times to enjoy the joy of winning. Thus, there are 8 matches where the two teams are undefeated.
If only counting the last 5 matches, Norwich is also inferior when it only earns a meager victory. In contrast, Manchester City won 3 matches and drew 1 more. With the last confrontation, Manchester City easily crushed Norwich 5-0 at Etihad.
Select: Man City FT.
Matches between these two teams often have quite a few goals appearing. With 26 encounters, the total number of goals that Manchester City and Norwich have scored is 81. The average of a match has 3.12 goals. In which, Manchester City played more explosively with 2.12 goals/match.
10 is the total number of goals that Manchester City has scored in the last 5 matches participating, reaching a rate of 2 goals/game. Meanwhile, Norwich’s defense did not play well when conceding 6 times in the last 2 matches. Therefore, it is very difficult for Norwich to keep a clean sheet in the next match.
With Over/Under 3.75, the last 5 matches of Manchester City have won Under 3 times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the side of Norwich, Under won 4 times in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 3.75 FT.
Man City vs Norwich Prediction: Manchester City 3-0 Norwich FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 2nd match of Premier League between Man City vs Norwich on 2021/08/21 of the CMD368 bookie.