Norwich City vs Leicester City preview
Matchday 7 of the English Championship. One of the leaders, Norwich City and Leicester City, play at the Carrow Road Stadium in Norwich. The game kicks off on Wednesday, September 20.
Both teams used to play in the Premier League, their aim for this season is to get back to the top flight. The clubs are next to each other in the standings, with Leicester City being third with 15 points and Norwich City being fourth, two points behind their opponent. Everything is pretty tough at the top of the table as the leader, Preston, has 16 points prior to the seventh round. The upcoming game is very important for the sides.
Bookmakers can’t see who’s the favourite of the game, according to the Norwich City vs Leicester City odds. You can bet either on home side or on away team at almost the same odds of 2.55-2.65. You can beto n a draw at 3.50-3.60.
It’s time to see what’s the current form of the teams to pick the best Norwich City vs Leicester City tips.
Norwich City preview
Norwich fans should be satisfied with the way that the team started the season: 6 wins in 8 games. The Canaries have deserved the place in the leading group of the Championship. They have also managed to successfully pass through two rounds of the EFL Cup, beating QPR and Bristol City with the same score (1:0). The only fail they have suffered was pretty unexpected, as Norwich City were beaten by one of the outsiders, Rotherham (1:2). The Canaries haven’t lost a point in their home games yet - three wins in three games.
Leicester City preview
The Foxes were in the Premier League in the previous season, and they want to do their best to get back immediately, which not every relegated team can do. Leicester City have started this season successfully (7 wins in 8 games), they have managed to pass through two rounds of the EFL Cup, eliminating Burton Albion (2:0) and Tranmere Rovers (2:1). Everything is almost the same as Norwich City have done so far. By the way, in round 6, Leicester City managed to beat another team, relegated from the Premier League in the last season – Southampton (4:1).
The only match that the Foxes have lost so far is the home game versus Hull City (0:1). Leicester City haven’t lost an away match yet.
Betting tips Norwich City vs Leicester City
Leicester City have an advantage in the head-to-head games against Norwich City, the Foxes have won 5 of the last 7 games, with one draw and one defeat.
Nevertheless, the upcoming game will be tough one for making some forecasts. The Canaries haven’t lost a point in their home games yet, while the Foxes haven’t lost an away match. One of these series will be over for sure. Leicester City are obviously in perfect form, with confident victory over Southampton adding motivation to the players. Norwich City didn’t manage to perform brightly in the game versus Stoke City (although winning), after being beaten by Rotherham. We believe that Leicester City have more chances to succeed in this game, and this is what we suggest in our Norwich City vs Leicester City prediction. We make this option safe in case of a draw. Our tip for this game is Leicester City draw no bet at 1.88.