The Difficulties of Playing Against 10 Men | Hull 1 Norwich 0

The Difficulties of Playing Against 10 Men | Hull 1 Norwich 0

Last weekend a Norwich side encouraged by a transfer window which saw the arrivals of Ricky Van Wolfswinkel, Leroy Fer and Gary Hooper faced tricky trip to newly promoted Hull. As Manchester City found on Sunday at Cardiff playing against a promoted side in their first home game of the season can be a difficult proposition, but when that team are reduced to 10 men surely things shouldn’t be so difficult anymore? You would think so, but playing against 10 …
Hull City vs Norwich City Preview | Stats, Odds & Key Men

Hull City vs Norwich City Preview | Stats, Odds & Key Men

On Saturday August 24th, Norwich will play the newly promoted Hull City at the KC Stadium.  Neither team were able to come away with a victory in their first game of the season with Norwich getting a point in a 2-2 draw vs Everton and Hull were beaten 2-0 by Chelsea in their first Premier League game since 2010.  Norwich were able to come away with a point after being outplayed by Everton but were clinical in front of net …
Roberto Martinez & Everton (vs. Norwich) | Tactical Analysis

Roberto Martinez & Everton (vs. Norwich) | Tactical Analysis

Roberto Martinez’s Everton debut in the Premier League saw Marouane Fellaini take centre stage as he was often the trigger for Everton’s change of tempo, either through Fellaini himself dictating the tempo by keeping in line with the play with his lung-bursting running around the pitch or through the Belgian giant’s advanced positioning that would lead to a “fast-transitional” pass (not seen by Martinez as a long ball) being played into Fellaini that would come under his control regardless of …
Norwich City Vs Everton Preview | Stats, Odds & Key Players!

Norwich City Vs Everton Preview | Stats, Odds & Key Players!

On the opening weekend of the new 2013/14 Premier League season, Norwich City play hosts to Everton at Carrow Road on Saturday lunchtime, as the Canaries aim to reach the next level in their third successive top-flight campaign. The Toffees finished five places above their opponents last season but will be making the 256-mile journey with a new face in the dugout, as Roberto Martinez looks to kick start his Everton reign with a bang after leaving Wigan Athletic to …
Who Were The Dirtiest Players Last Season? Stats Comparison

Who Were The Dirtiest Players Last Season? Stats Comparison

With the 2013/2014 Premier League season nearly upon us and card markets becoming more and more popular with bookies and punters alike, we take a look at which players were the 'dirtiest' last season. We have done this by not only looking at the players who were carded the most last season but also looking at which committed the most fouls. To make this a fair comparison, we have also worked out how often these players committed fouls and were …
Norwich in for Fabio Quagliarella... a good move?

Norwich in for Fabio Quagliarella... a good move?

After securing the permanent transfers of Ricky van Wolfswinkel and Gary Hooper this summer, it seems like Norwich City are set to go one step further and attempt to lure Fabio Quagliarella from the Italian Serie A champions to Carrow Road. It would be quite a coup for the Canaries if they were to convince him away from Turin and would signal the intent and ambition that the Norfolk-based club hold for next season. The 30-year-old has recently fallen out …
The Downfall of Grant Holt | Stats Comparison

The Downfall of Grant Holt | Stats Comparison

After spending the last four years in Norfolk, Grant Holt has decided to plunge down to the Championship as he prepares to play for Wigan Athletic during the 2013/14 season. If it was the decision by those higher up in the hierarchy to get rid, you would say it is an understandable move. But after scoring 15 goals in the 2011/12 season, many were tipping Grant Holt to become a surprise inclusion in England's EURO 2012 squad. So, it's quite …
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