Norwich vs Liverpool prediction: Liverpool failed to defend their title last season. Therefore, entering the new season, Liverpool is determined to compete for the championship. The opponent in the first round that The Kop will face is rookie Norwich. Can Norwich create a surprise?
- Match date: 04:30 pm on 2021/08/14
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Carrow Road
NORWICH VS LIVERPOOL PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Norwich has the advantage of playing at home Carrow Road. With that advantage, Norwich is determined to earn points against the former king of Liverpool.
Norwich’s form in the last 5 matches: D W W W W
Norwich had an impressive season in the English first division last season. Over 46 matches, Norwich has earned 29 victories. In addition, the Canaries got 10 more draws and lost only 7 matches. With these results, the total score that Norwich holds in hand is 97, creating a difference of 6 points with the chasing group. Thereby, Norwich became the champion of the English first division.
Norwich is also showing stability as well as efficiency in the recent friendly matches. Specifically, this team has played a total of 4 friendly matches to prepare for the new football season. After these matches, The Canaries all won for themselves. In the previous matches, Norwich was unbeaten in 7 consecutive matches. Recently, they won Gillingham 5-0.
Liverpool’s form in the last 5 matches: D W L W W
Liverpool had a bad season last season. Despite receiving many expectations for the goal of defending the throne, Liverpool only ranked 3rd on the rankings. With 38 matches played, the number of victories they earned was 20. In contrast, The Kop drew 9 and lost 9 times. Thus, the total score Liverpool has is 69, corresponding to 1.82 points/match. Therefore, Liverpool has received a lot of criticism.
To have the best preparation for the new season, coach Jurgen Klopp’s students played quite a few friendly matches. Considering the last 5 matches that Liverpool has played, this team has only received one defeat. It was a 3-4 loss against Hertha Berlin. In contrast, Liverpool has earned themselves 3 wins and 1 draw. Most recently, Liverpool won 1-0 Bologna.
Select: Norwich FT.
In the past 27 years, the total number of encounters between the two teams is only 16. Liverpool is showing strong dominance when they have earned 12 victories. In contrast, Norwich only beat the opponent once. In addition, there were 3 matches where the two teams drew.
Notably, the last time Norwich was able to beat Liverpool came in 1994. Then there was a series of 14 consecutive unbeaten matches for Liverpool. The last time they played, Liverpool won at least 1-0.
Select: Liverpool FT.
Norwich had an effective attack in the English first division last season. Over 46 matches played, the total number of goals that the Canaries has had is 75. Besides, the defense is always sure when receiving exactly 36 goals. Thus, on average, they lose 0.78 goals in a match.
On the other side of the front line, Liverpool had a bad defense in the Premier League last season. 42 is the total number of goals they conceded after 38 rounds. Meanwhile, the attack is effective with an efficiency of 1.79 goals/match.
With Over/Under 3.25, Norwich’s last 5 matches have won 3 times, corresponding to a rate of 60%. On the Liverpool side, Over won once in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 3.25 FT.
Norwich vs Liverpool Prediction: Norwich 1-2 Liverpool FT (1-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Premier League between Norwich vs Liverpool on 2021/08/14 of the CMD368 bookie.