Man United vs Norwich | Match Info, Preview & Lineup
|Man United vs Norwich|
|Date||16 Apr 2022|
|Time||7:30 PM IST 🇮🇳|
🏴 Man Utd XI: de Gea, Diogo Dalot, Lindelöf, Maguire, Telles, Elanga, Sancho, Bruno Fernandes, Pogba, Lingard, Cristiano Ronaldo
🏴 Norwich XI: Krul, Giannoulis, Gibson, Byram, Hanley, Rashica, Normann, Lees-Melou, McLean, Dowell, Pukki
🔴 FT : Manchester United | 3 - 2 | Norwich
7' | 1 - 0 | Cristiano Ronaldo
32' | 2 - 0 | Cristiano Ronaldo
45+1' | 2 - 1 | Kieran Dowell
52' | 2 - 2 | Teemu Pukki76' | 3 - 2 | Cristiano Ronaldo
Manchester United | DLWLDL
Manchester United will be hoping to return to winning ways here following a 1-0 Premier League loss in their previous game against Everton.
In that game, Manchester United managed 67% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 4 on target. For their opponents, Everton got 7 shots at goal with 3 on target. Anthony Gordon (27') scored for Everton.
It has been seldom in recent games that Manchester United have shown defensive steel. It will be a concern for them that Manchester United have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 9 goals along the way. That sort of pattern isn’t assured to be continued into this match, of course.
Pre-game facts show that Manchester United:
have not lost a league tie with Norwich City in their last 4 matches.
haven't been defeated in their previous 6 home league matches.
Norwich City | LLLLDW
Norwich City head into the match following on from a 2-0 Premier League win in the defeat of Burnley in their previous match.
In that match, Norwich City managed 45% possession and 17 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. For Norwich City, the scorers were Pierre Lees-Melou (9') and Teemu Pukki (86'). Burnley got 17 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
Dean Smith's Norwich City have converted 6 times throughout their most recent six matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes equals 10.
Coming into this fixture, Norwich City are without a win away from home in their last 4 league games.
↔️ Head to head
A review of their past head to head clashes going back to 19/12/2015 tells us that Manchester United have won 5 of them & Norwich City 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 0.
16 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 12 for The Red Devils and 4 for The Canaries. That’s an average goals per game of 2.67.