Opta Stats: Manchester City v Norwich

19May 2013

England - Premier League


Even without a manager, Manchester City are expected to make short work of a Norwich team displaying dreadful away form.


Norwich City have won just one of their previous 11 Premier League games against Manchester City, this coming in a 2-1 win at Carrow Road back in February 1993.  Manchester City are 1.34 to beat Norwich.


The Citizens have scored 18 goals in their last four Premier League games against Norwich, averaging 4.5 a game. Over 3.5 goals is available at 2.32.


Sergio Aguero has scored four goals in the Premier League against Norwich City; against no side has he scored more often. Aguero is 1.89 to find the net.


Norwich City have won just one of their last 20 Premier League away games (W1 D8 L11). Manchester City are 2.8 to win both halves.


In fact, only Reading (8) have won fewer points away from home in the Premier League this season than the Canaries (10). The home side are 1.94 to win half-time/full-time.


The Canaries have scored only two goals in their last seven away games in the PL. A Mancheser City clean sheet is available at 2.2.


Man City's strikers have contributed 38 goals in the Premier League this season, down from 54 in their 2011-12 title winning campaign. You can back a Norwich clean  sheet at 12.0.


Norwich have won just three of the 20 Premier League games that they have played on a Sunday in the history of the competition (D7 L10). The odds on Norwich forcing a  draw are 5.8.


Grant Holt has made the most fouls in the Premier League this season (80) - this after making more fouls than any other player in 2011-12 (89). The price on Holt or  any other player receiving a red card are 5.6.



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Keywords: Opta Stats, Manchester City, Norwich

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