Blackburn Rovers had 71% of the game’s possession and eight of their 17 attempts on goal were on goal. Three of Birmingham City’s nine goal efforts were successful. Birmingham City’s Reda Khadra struck in the 61st second.
Blackburn Rovers haven’t consistently displayed strong defense in recent encounters. In reality, Blackburn Rovers have conceded 9 goals in 5 of their last 6 games because they were unable to stop their opponents from scoring. Leaving historical results aside, we must now wait and see if this pattern will continue in this game.
Blackburn Rovers have won their last two league games against Norwich City according to their prior performance.
In their previous six home league games, they are unbeaten.
Norwich City and their traveling fans will be hoping for a better outcome in this one after losing their most recent Championship contest against Sheffield United.
Norwich City had 53% of the game’s control and 7 shots on goal, with 1 of them going in. Sheffield United made 6 efforts at goal at the other end, with 1 of them finding the back of the net. Sheffield United’s goal came from James McAtee in the 62nd minute.
Fewer than three goals have been scored between Norwich City and the opposition in five of their last six meetings. There were only 1.83 goals scored on average during that stretch of games, with The Canaries scoring an average of 1.
According to pre-game statistics, Norwich City has won all four of their league encounters against Blackburn Rovers when they have faced them away from home, a remarkable performance. They have not lost in their previous four league road games, but their last two league away victories have gone winless.
Blackburn vs Norwich – Betting Analysis
Looking at their previous head-to-head matches dating back to December 22, 2018, we can see that Blackburn Rovers has won two of them and Norwich City has won three, with one game ending in a tie.
In these contests, the two teams combined for 12 goals, scoring 6 for Rovers and 6 for The Canaries. There are typically two goals scored per contest on average.
Before this match, Blackburn Rovers manager Jon Dahl Tomasson has a completely healthy group of players to choose from, so there are no fitness concerns at all.
Aynsley Pears, Joe Rankin-Costello, Hayden Carter, Dominic Hyam, Harry Pickering, Lewis Travis, Tyler Morton, Ryan Hedges, Samuel Szmodics, Tyrhys Dolan, and Sam Gallagher, in our opinion, could choose to play for Rovers in a 4-2-3-1 configuration this time.
David Wagner, the manager of Norwich City, must select a squad with a limited roster. Isaac Hayden and Przemyslaw Placheta are out due to knee injuries, respectively.
Angus Gunn, Max Aarons, Grant Hanley, Ben Gibson, Dimitris Giannoulis, Marquinhos, Kenny McLean, Gabriel Sara, Josh Sargent, Teemu Pukki, and Adam Idah are likely to start for The Canaries in a 4-3-3 formation.
When all things are considered, Norwich City and Blackburn Rovers might very well balance each other out, with goals being extremely scarce.
What are the top odds for this match?
Looking at the bookies’ prices in the win-draw-win market, putting your money on Blackburn Rovers is available for 2.88, going for the draw is 3.34 and selecting the win for Norwich City can be had at 2.58. These are the best of the prices being offered at present.
Blackburn vs Norwich – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Under 3.5 Goals