Norwich City vs Reading Match Analysis & Prediction
30/12/2022 10:45 pm
Norwich City will seek to end the two-game losing streak in the EFL Championship this Friday when they host Reading at Delia Smith & Michael Wynn-Jones in the 25th round of the Competition. Kickoffs at 22: EAT.
Norwich City enters this match seeking to make amends following 2-1 Championship defeat to Luton Town in their most recent encounter. In that game, Norwich City had 54% possession, 18 shots with five of them on target and a goal scored by Teemu Pukki (69′). Luton Town got 13 shots with three of them on target and goals by Allan Campbell (61′) and Cauley Woodrow (89′).
Coming into this game, Norwich may have lost twice on the bounce in the Championship; however they are still well-placed in fifth spot in the table.
Reading want to resume where they left out with 2-1 win to beat Swansea City in their previous fixture. In that game, Reading had 24% possession, nine shots with four of them on target and goals scored by Andy Caroll (27’) and Tom Ince (53’). Swansea got 12 shots with seven of them on target and a goal by Liam Cullen (71’).
Coming into this game, The Royals have moved up to eighth spot with 35 points to their name.
Norwich City vs. Reading Head to head
These two sides have had 29 head to head encounters since 1995; Norwich City claims 13 victories, Reading claims nine victories while seven matches ended in draws.
When playing at home, Norwich has not lost to Reading in their last four encounters.
Norwich City Team News
Boss Dean Smith will take to the pitch with a fully fit squad.
Norwich City's Last 5 Matches
Reading Team News
As for the visiting side, both Moore and Tetek remain in the recovery room, while all Dann, Holmes, and Hutchinson are all major doubts.
Reading's Last 5 Matches
Norwich City vs. Reading: Odds and Predictions
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