Norwich vs Chelsea – Premier League preview and team news

Two sides at opposite ends of the Premier League form table meet in East Anglia as Norwich City aim to end a run of seven games without a win against Chelsea, who have not any of their last 14 domestic matches. Clean sheets have proved exceptionally hard to come by for Norwich, and they were just minutes away from earning the one they set out to achieve at Leicester City on Saturday, limiting the leaders to half-chances right up until they were undone by a dangerous cross just a minute…

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Norwich vs Aston Villa – Premier League preview and team news

Carrow Road is the venue for a pivotal encounter between two struggling sides as Norwich City look to move clear of the bottom three with victory at home to bottom of the table Aston Villa. After the delight of picking up all three points at Manchester United, the hosts showed confidence early on at Tottenham on Boxing Day and came close to opening the scoring early on through Cameron Jerome and debutant Vadis Oujidja-Ofoe, but once they fell behind to a penalty slightly against the run of play the result…

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Tottenham vs Norwich – Premier League preview and team news

Tottenham will be hoping to cement their place in the top four of the Premier League with victory at home to a Norwich City side that will be in buoyant mood following their fine win last time out at Manchester United. After seeing their unbeaten run come to an end in disappointing fashion at home to Newcastle United, Mauricio Pochettino’s team came up with the perfect response at the Argentine’s former club Southampton, scoring two first half goals to seal an impressive victory. The key to success was excellent build-up play,…

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Preview: Sunderland vs Norwich – Strugglers set for early battle at the bottom

Two sides who lost their opening match last weekend vie for their first points of the season at the Stadium of Light, as Sunderland take on Norwich City. A display of how not to defend meant that Sunderland were condemned to defeat inside 25 minutes at Leicester City. It was reminiscent of some of their collapses of the past two seasons, which will concern Dick Advocaat, who has striven to address those deficiencies at the back which have been exposed all too often. It was, however, pleasing for strikers Jermain Defoe…

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