Live Streaming

  • Latest News

    Powered by Blogger.

    Text Widget

    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation test link ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.

    Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate another link velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur.

    Blog Archive

    Label Cloud

    AC Milan (1) Adam Johnson (2) Adebayor (1) Adidas (1) Alexis sanchez (3) Andres Iniesta (1) Andy Carroll (5) Anthony Joshua (4) Antoine Griezmann (1) Antonio Conte (6) Arsenal (127) Arsene Wenger (17) Articles (303) AS Monaco (6) Aston Villa (74) Atletico Madrid (3) Banter (20) Barcelona (7) Basel (1) Bayer Leverkusen (2) Bayern Munich (5) Betting Tips (36) Birmingham (1) Blackburn (1) Boot Claw (1) Borussia Dortmund (2) Bournemouth (53) Boxing (7) Boxing Day (1) Boxing Live Stream (4) Bradley (2) Brighton (7) Britainia Stadium (1) Bruno Martins-Indi (1) Bundesliga (5) Burnley (38) Cardiff City (2) Champions League (31) Chapecoense (1) Charles Martin (1) Charlton (1) Chelsea (105) Cheltenham (4) Chinese Super League (1) Christian Eriksen (2) Competition (7) Conor McGregor (2) Cristiano Ronaldo (2) Crossfit (2) Crystal Palace (104) CSKA Moscow (2) Dani Alves (1) Danny Rose (1) David Haye (1) David Moyes (2) Dele Alli (4) Derby (3) Derby County (1) Dereck Chisora (1) Di Marzio (1) Dilian Whyte (1) Dimitri Payet (1) Djokovic (1) Dominic Breazeale (1) Dortmund (1) Eddie Howe (1) Edinson Cavani (1) EFL Cup (7) England (21) Eredivisie (1) Eric Molina (1) Euro 2016 (8) Europa League (14) Everton (105) FA Cup (21) FC Midtjylland (1) Feyenoord (1) FIFA FIFPro World XI 2016 (1) Firmino (2) Floyd Mayweather Jr (1) Football Performance (11) Frampton (1) France (1) Fulham (2) Gender (1) Gerard Pique (1) Germany (4) Gillingham (2) Glen Johnson (1) Harry Kane (5) Heavyweight Boxing (3) Hector Bellerin (1) Horse Racing (4) Huddersfield Town (6) Hull (26) Ian Wright (1) Images (2) Infographics (2) Injury Prevention (1) Inter Milan (1) International Football (2) Jack Wilshere (2) Jamie Vardy (9) Joe Allen (1) Joel Matip (2) Jose Aldo (1) Jose Mourinho (19) Julian Draxler (1) Jurgen Klopp (3) Juventus (3) Karanka (2) Klopp (5) Kyle Walker (1) La Liga (2) Leeds United (5) Leicester (74) Leicester City (19) Ligue 1 (2) Lincoln City (1) Lionel Messi (3) Live Stream (19) Liverpool (357) Luis Suarez (2) Luka Modric (1) Mamadou Sakho (1) Managers (6) Manchester City (105) Manchester United (124) Manuel Neuer (1) Marcelo (1) Match Report (17) Match Reports (412) Match Reportsc (1) Mesut Ozil (4) Mesut Ozil Alexis Sanchez Julian Draxler article (1) Middlesbrough (14) Middlesbrough. (1) Milan Derby (1) Millwall (1) Musa (1) Nathaniel Clyne (1) Negredo (1) Newcastle (91) News (118) neymar (1) Non Football (5) Norwich (98) Nottingham Forest (3) Old Trafford (5) Oscar (1) Paul Pogba (2) Pep Guardiola (12) Performance (7) Pictures (2) Premier League (127) Preston North End (1) Previews (432) Product Reviews (4) PSG (5) PSV Eindhoven (1) QPR (9) Quigg (1) Ranieri (3) RB Leipzig (1) Real Madrid (5) Referees (1) Relegation (16) Results (1) Riverside (1) Schalke (1) Sean Dyche (1) Sergi Roberto (1) Sergio Ramos (1) Serie A (2) Sevilla (2) Slimani (1) Southampton (90) Spain (1) Sport Science (1) Steven Gerrard (2) Stoke (68) Strength and Conditioning (3) Sunderland (78) Sutton United (1) Swansea (62) Team News (2) Tennis (1) The Citizens (1) Toni Kroos (1) Tony Bellew (1) Tottenham Hotspur (179) TOTW (35) Transfers (53) Troy Deeney (1) Tyson Gay (1) UEFA (1) UFC (2) Victor Moses (1) Videos (18) Villarreal (1) Wales (2) Watch Live (18) Watford (137) WBA (25) Wembley Stadium (3) West Brom (43) West Ham (73) Wilfried Bony (2) Williams (1) Wolfsburg (1) Wolves (1) Zlatan Ibrahimovic (8)


    Norwich City v Aston Villa: A Christmas Cracker at Carrow Road

    Norwich City entertain Aston Villa on Monday afternoon in a Christmas cracker of a game between two sides fighting for survival. The Canaries were dealt a knockout blow by Spurs on Boxing Day, whilst Aston Villa clawed themselves a point against West Ham.

    Alex Neil will be disappointed with the manner of defeat against Spurs, particularly after they performed so well against Manchester United the weekend before. That victory at Old Trafford was their first since the start of November and they have picked up just five points from their last six matches.

    Remi Garde and Aston Villa are desperate for three points. They are languishing at the foot of the table with a mediocre eight points and without a victory since the opening day of the season against Bournemouth. The draw against West Ham was their second in a row, but only their fifth point in their previous seventeen Premier League outings.

    Norwich have only kept one clean sheet all season, but will fancy their chances of a second against the least prolific strike force in the Premier League. Rudy Gestede has disappointed with just three goals, whilst Scott Sinclair and Jordan Ayew have seven of Villa's 12 other Premier League goals between them. Yet Norwich have goalscoring problems of their own, with Nathan Redmond leading the way with four goals, despite struggling for form in recent weeks. 

    However history is in favour of the visitors. Aston Villa have won five of their last seven Premier League meetings with Norwich, winning 1-0 the last time they met at Carrow Road two seasons ago. The Canaries will be hoping for just a second win from their last 14 meetings with Villa.

    The hosts could welcome Andre Wisdom back to the squad as he continues his recovery from a hamstring injury. Recent permanent signing Matt Jarvis will definitely still be unavailable with a knee injury. Aston Villa will be without Jordan Amavi, whilst Micah Richards and Gary Gardner face late fitness tests on knee injuries. Carlos Sanchez picked up a foot injury against West Ham but should be available for selection.

    Key Players:
    Wes Hoolahan- the Irish playmaker missed out on Saturday against Spurs, but is likely to be selected as the creative force in the Norwich set up as the hosts look to win all three points. 

    Jordan Ayew- a rare bright spark in a dull Aston Villa side, the striker's penalty on Saturday was his fifth goal of the season as he continues to try and help Remi Garde's team fight for survival. 

    Chris Lincoln's Prediction: Norwich City 2-1 Aston Villa
    If Alex Neil can revitalise his team after Saturday's defeat to Spurs, the hosts will be more than capable of taking all three points against an Aston Villa team who will find it difficult to survive this season.
    • Blogger Comments
    • Facebook Comments


    Post a Comment

    Item Reviewed: Norwich City v Aston Villa: A Christmas Cracker at Carrow Road Rating: 5 Reviewed By: Chris Lincoln
    Scroll to Top