Watford vs Norwich Intro
With little separating the clubs on the table, and heading deeper into the season, this matchup between Watford and Norwich could prove to be pivotal to each club’s hopes of survival. Nothing less than a win in this Premier League matchup at Vicarage Road Stadium will be acceptable as both teams work to lift themselves from the bottom of the table. Kick off on Friday January 21, 2022 is scheduled for 8:00 PM.
Up until matchweek 23, Claudio Ranieri’s home team have taken 14 points and are 17th place. Dean Smith has done a far worse job, as his team is in the last place in the Premier League table on 13 points. We head past the midway point of the season, as Watford and Norwich meet in the Premier League. The sides are divided by one place and one point.
Watford vs Norwich Form
Watford are yet to win a game in last 5 matches and could only draw with Newcastle United to pick up one point in last 5 games. In the meantime, Norwich really need to start playing. A win against Everton in the previous round means they are still only on 3 points from the last 5 games. Watford have managed to win just three points from their last five home games, so their Friday’s opponents won’t have to worry that much about home team advantage. Norwich have only 4 points to show from their five away games.
Watford vs Norwich H2H
Norwich really has a job on its hands to catch up with Watford in the H2H in this fixture. Watford has 15 victories compared to Norwich’s 9 from 26 meetings. Watford will be feeling very confident ahead of this game. It has 4 more wins than Norwich in just the last six meetings between the two.
Watford vs Norwich Analysis
Watford’s last match claim a draw. Newcastle United was their last opponnent. When the referee blew fulltime, the score was 1-1. With that game now a memory, Claudio Ranieri’s men will narrow their focus to this week’s challenge : Norwich in Premier League. While facing Newcastle United, Watford had 48% of ball possession. In terms of shots on goal, Watford struck a total of 18 shots in attack while in defence conceding 12 shots. Meanwhile, Norwich won its previous game. Dean Smith’s team played Everton. The fulltime scoreline for that match was 2-1. While facing Everton, Norwich had 40% of ball possession. In terms of shots on goal, Norwich struck a total of 12 shots in attack while in defence conceding 11 shots.
Watford vs Norwich Odds
Watford is the favourite to win this match between Watford and Norwich according to the bookmakers.