Norwich vs Plymouth prediction, odds & betting tips 29/03/2024

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England Championship - Carrow Road

Norwich vs Plymouth prediction
Sunderland's Callum Styles battles for the ball against Norwich City's Borja Sainz during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture date: Saturday March 2, 2024. – Photo by Icon Sport

It has been a well-needed break for both teams as the Championship season is nearing to its end.

Norwich will be battling for one of the final spots that would grant them a chance at promotion playoffs while Plymouth has a different agenda on its mind, a fight to survive one more season in the league.

Norwich vs Plymouth predictions: The host team looking for a third straight win

Norwich vs Plymouth predictions
Our pick

🔥Hot tip

Over 2.5 Goals

⚽ Correct score prediction

Norwich 3-1 Plymouth

💥 Both teams to score

 

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Key stats

  • Norwich has won three out of the past four league games.
  • Plymouth is winless in the last four outings.
  • Norwich's matches average 3.2 goals per encounter.
  • The last time these teams met, during the opening part of the season, Plymouth won with a 6-2 score.

Pre-game odds and win probability: Norwich is the favorite

  • HOME: 1/2 (1.50) – 66.7%
  • DRAW: 10/3 (4.33) – 23.1%
  • AWAY: 11/2 (6.50) – 15.4%

Norwich is the expected winner in this matchup which is not a surprise considering their superior form this season. The bookies have set up a probability of 67 percent that the home side will be the winner.

Norwich won its last game before the international break against Stoke, it was a 3-0 scoreline while Plymouth lost at home to Preston with a single goal as the difference maker.

There are plenty of options at hand for this match, but also for every other Championship clash, check out our free betting tips for the latest picks and predictions. Here are a couple of suggestions for this game: Norwich leading after the opening 45 minutes of play will get you odds of 1/1 (2.00) – 50% and Sydney van Hooijdonk scoring Anytime could get you odds up to 5/4 (2.25) – 44.4%. There are three teams currently in the running for direct promotion to the Premier League, here is a closer look at high are they faring.

Last five H2Hs: Norwich is the dominant team

Norwich has won three out of the last five matches between these teams, however, before this season, their previous encounter was 15 years ago.

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Plymouth

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Norwich

Norwich

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Norwich team news and form: Injury worries for the home squad

Jakob Sorensen, Dimitris Giannoulis, Onel Hernandez, Jon Rowe, and Shane Duffy are missing this weekend's tie through injury.

Predicted Lineup: Gun(GK), Stacey, Gibson, Batth, McCallum, McLean, Nunez, Barnes, Sainz, Gabriel Sara, Sargent.

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Sheff Wed

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Norwich

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Ipswich

Ipswich

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Norwich

Norwich

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Leicester

Leicester

3

Norwich

Norwich

1

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Plymouth

Plymouth

1

Norwich

Norwich

2

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Stoke

Stoke

0

Norwich

Norwich

3

Plymouth team news and form: Searching for a much needed victory

Plymouth has lost three out of the past four games, but the positive news for manager Ian Foster is that he has a full squad at his disposal.

Predicted Lineup: Cooper(GK), Gibson, Phillips, Pleguezuelo, Randell, Edwards, Houghton, Miller, Bundu, Whittaker, Hardie.

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Leicester

Leicester

0

Plymouth

Plymouth

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QPR

QPR

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Plymouth

Plymouth

1

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Rotherham

Rotherham

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Plymouth

Plymouth

1

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Bristol City

Bristol City

1

Plymouth

Plymouth

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Norwich

Norwich

2

Plymouth

Plymouth

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Player to Watch: Josh Sargent

It has been a terrific season for the American center-forward playing at Norwich. Sargent has been the team's top scorer this campaign with 13 league goals to his name while playing in only 18 games this season with most of them starting on the bench.

Josh Sargent
Norwich City's Josh Sargent scores their side's first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture date: Saturday March 2, 2024. – Photo by Icon Sport

The 24-year-old joined Norwich two and a half years ago from Werder Bremen, thus far he has made 90 appearances for the club and scored 30 goals. This season is his best yet. Sargent is also a regular in the United States national team having been capped 23 times and scoring five goals.

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