Crystal Palace face a trip to Norwich City at on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Eagles will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 31 and win only 9 of the 48 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2005, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 25 Feb||Crystal Palace||4 - 1||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 13 Aug||Norwich City||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 16 Apr||Crystal Palace||3 - 3||Norwich City||PREM|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Norwich City||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||PREM|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Mar||Crystal Palace||1 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Sep||Norwich City||2 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 14 Dec||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Norwich City||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Norwich City have an excellent home record, winning five and losing just one of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Canaries, with 8 goals against.
In complete contrast to Norwich City, Crystal Palace are having a torrid time on their travels, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. Only 4 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.
Norwich City's total of 11 points from their 7 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Coca-Cola Championship. Crystal Palace's 10 points from 7 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Eagles are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Norwich City. Home win
|Norwich City||Won 3 successive home games.|
20 games since last home draw.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Crystal Palace||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.