Championship Tips Norwich City v Sheffield Wednesday (Saturday, 5.30pm) – Sports Betting Odds, Free Bets, Tips & Predictions

NorwichCityhostSheffieldWednesdayinSaturday’searlyeveningChampionshipclashwiththesidesseparatedbythreepointsandfourplacesinthestandings。

WetakeyouthroughourmatchpreviewandbettingtipsforthefixtureatCarrowRoad

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesdayMatchPrediction

Draw5/2–Betfair,MarathonBet

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesdayBestBet

GaryHooperAnytimeGoalscorer8/5–Betfred

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesday?

PastMeetings

Thiswillbethe37thmeetingbetweenthesetwosides,withWednesdayshadingthehead-to-headrecordwith14winscomparedtoNorwich’s11。

ThelasttimethetwosidesmetsawtheYorkshiresidetriumph5-1atHillsboroughinathumpingvictorywhichincludedadoublefromJordanRhodes。

ThemeetingbetweenthetwoatCarrowRoadlastseasonendedinascorelessdraw。

TheCanarieshavewononlyoneoftheirpast13meetingsagainsttheSheffieldside,losingnineofthosefixtures。

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesday?

Stats

Norwicharewithoutawinintheirlasteightmatchesinallcompetitionsinapoorrunofformwhichhasincludedsixdefeats。

Beforethat,theCanarieshadgoneonanine-gameunbeatenrunandtheyhavesubsequentlyslippedfromtheplayoffzonedowninto16th。

Bycontrast,CarlosCarvahal’sSheffieldWednesdayareunbeatenintheirlastsevenoutingsbuthavedrawneachoftheirlastfourmatches。

DanielFarke’sNorwichhavecollectedonly11pointsfromtheir10homematchesthisseason–thefourthworsthomerecordinthedivision。

Wednesday’sawayformissimilar,havingwonjusttwooftheirtenmatchesontheroad,collectingonly10points。

TheYorkshiresidehavethefourthstrongestdefenceoutsideofthetopsixwhileNorwich’s18goalsisthethirdworstoffensiverecordintheChampionship–behindonlyBirmingham,in22nd,andbottom-of-the-tableBurtonAlbion。

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesdayTeamNews

Neithersidehasanyfreshinjuryorsuspensionworries。

Thehostsarelikelytocontinuetodeploytheir4-2-3-1formationwithNelsonOliveiraleadingthelinebutAlexPritchardandCameronJeromewillbothbepushingforstartsinasidestrugglingforgoals。

Wednesdaywillstickwiththeir4-4-2formation,withJordanRhodes–whocameonatthebreakagainstHullCity–likelytopartnerthein-formGaryHooper–comingupagainsthisformerclub–inattack,withStevenFletcherexpectedtomakeway。

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesday?

Reasonforbets

Norwicharewithoutawinintheirlasteightmatchesbuthavedrawneachoftheirpasttwohomegames,whileWednesdayhavewononlyoneoftheirlasteightgamesontheroad。

It’sveryhardtolookbeyondthedrawinthisgame,especiallyastheOwlshavedrawneachoftheirpastfourmatches。

Bothsidesaredriftingtowardsmid-tableobscurityduetotheirlackofwinsandanotherstalemateislikelyatCarrowRoad。

AlleyeswillbeonWednesdaystrikerHooperreturningtofacethesideforwhomhenetted20goalsin70appearances。

TheformerGlasgowCelticstrikernettedbothoftheSheffieldside’sgoalsintherecentdrawwithHullandhenowhasthreegoalsinhispastthreegames。

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesday?

MatchPrediction

Draw5/2–Betfair,MarathonBet

NorwichCityvSheffieldWednesday?

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