Leeds vs Norwich: Match Preview and Prediction
Leeds vs Norwich:Leeds have the best home record in the Championship, with 10 wins and 4 ties in 14 league games at Elland Road. Norwich has conceded 29 goals in 14 away games this season. Each of the past six encounters between these sides has seen at least three goals.
With a contested 2-1 victory against Preston in the only match of Sunday’s Championship schedule, Leeds strengthened their promotion challenge. Joel Piroe emerged victorious, ending the affair in West Yorkshire with a penalty. The Peacocks had won four straight games in all competitions.
Leeds currently sits four points behind Southampton in second place in the Championship rankings. On Wednesday night, they will journey north to face Norwich City in an attempt to secure their fifth straight victory across all competitions.
Norwich will also be feeling good going into today after defeating the WBA 2-0 on Saturday. Goals from Josh Sargent and Jonathan Rowe helped David Wagner’s team maintain control of the contest. For the Canaries, it was their first clean sheet in seven games in all competitions.
Norwich has now won three straight games in all competitions. Along the way, they won each of these games with at least two goals scored. Leeds has the third-best attacking record in the Championship, so Wednesday night at Elland Road could be an open game.
Leeds vs Norwich: Betting Analysis
Leeds has won three straight against Norwich. Last October’s 3-2 Carrow Road replay was part of the streak. The past six head-to-head matches between these teams have all had three or more goals.
In recent weeks, both teams have played well offensively. Leeds scored three or more goals in three of their previous four games, while Norwich scored at least two in three straight wins in all competitions. The past six head-to-head matchups between these rivals have all had three or more goals. At 1.57 odds, the over 2.5 goals FT is our pick.
Leeds has won 10 of 14 league games at Elland Road and drawn 4. After three straight wins over Norwich, they enter this. At 2.20 odds, we’ll back the Peacocks to lead at halftime and win.
Who will win the match between Leeds and Norwich?
Leeds United have the talent to stay in control and convert some of their chances. Norwich City may struggle to score, but we expect them to be dangerous. Leeds United should get an easy win when the referee blows.
Leeds vs Norwich: Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Home Win
What are the best odds for the game?
When examining the win-draw-win market’s betting pricing for this match, you can wager 1.46 on Leeds United, 4.78 on the draw, and 6.5 on Norwich City to win. These are the current best market prices available.