Reading FC vs Norwich City: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on December 16,2020


The EFL Championship meeting between Reading and Norwich will take place on 16.12.2020 at 21:00. Madejski Stadium is the arena where the match is taking place on Wednesday. The currently 5th in the table meet the table-toppers.

Current statistics of Reading Football Club

Reading Football Club recently won a game 0:1 against Queens Park. The home team has won 12 out of 27 games in the past six months. The home record for the last six months shows six wins, two draws and six defeats. In the current season, Reading won 66.67% (6 out of 9) of the matches in their own stadium. 1 times it was enough to score one point, while 3 times the guests took all points. After 18 matches in the season, Reading has ten wins, three draws and five defeats.

Coach Veljko Paunovic’s team tends to score during the second 45 minutes of the game. According to current numbers, Reading will score 1,44 goals in each home game and will concede 1,00 goals, which is 2,44 goals in total per game their own stadium. A look at last season’s goal record shows Reading Football Club at home with an average of 1,13 goals. The average number of goals conceded in front of their own fans is 1,48. In front of their own fans, the team’s games mostly finished 1:2, 1:1 or 3:0 last season. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 2:0, 0:3 or 1:0.

Current statistics of Norwich City Football Club

Norwich recently won 1:2 against Blackburn. This season, the team has been winning 6 out of 9 away games so far (66.67%). In the past 6 months, Norwich has won eleven matches, four games ended in a draw and four matches were lost. Norwich managed to win six away victories. The team lost two games in the foreign stadium and in one game the teams separated with a draw.

Daniel Farke’s team scores 1,56 away goals per game this season, mainly after the break. When Norwich plays in front of foreign fans, there is an overall average of 2,67 scored goals per match. Previous season’s statistics show Norwich scoring 0 goals per away match, while they conceded 0 goals. Norwich’s most likely played away 2:1, 1:0 or 1:3 in the present season.


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