Bristol City vs Norwich
Saturday 15th December 2018
SkyBet Championship, Ashton Gate
Live on Sky Sports Football HD – Kick-Off: 17:30 GMT
Bristol City will entertain Norwich in SkyBet Championship action this Saturday.
The hosts are in a midtable position and enter the match on the back end of a positive 1-0 victory over Birmingham City. Meanwhile the visitors are top of the table and are unbeaten in nine league matches.
Bristol City are priced at 19/10 by SkyBet to end Norwich’s nine game unbeaten run. They are currently on a three-match unbeaten run, their best form in 12 weeks. Their form in front of a home crowd however has stalled their progress. City are winless in three at home. The home side will be looking for either Andreas Weimann or Famara Diedhiou to provide the cutting edge. Both have five goals this season. Diedhiou is (link no longer available) to score anytime.
Their defensive record at home hasn’t fared much better than their goal scoring. Lee Johnson’s side have managed only two clean sheets in their last eleven home games. For Bristol City to win and both teams to score, SkyBet are paying out price boosted odds of 11/2.
Norwich are priced at 7/5 to remain top of the league and get another three points. David Farke’s side are deserving their position at top of the table with an unbeaten nine match run. Five of their last ten matches have seen them score 3 or more goals. Much of that is thanks to Teemu Pukki, who has scored 12 goals this season. He is priced at (link no longer available) to score anytime.
Their away form makes for just as pleasant reading, with one loss on the road all season. They have impressively turned four half time losses into wins. SkyBet are offering 28/1 for the home side to be winning at half time and Norwich to win at full time.
The referee for this match is yet to be announced. Neither side have shown much bad discipline, with Bristol averaging 15.5 booking points per match and Norwich 15.2.
The match will be televised on Sky Sports Football HD and kicks off at 17:30.
Prediction: Bristol City 0 – 2 Norwich
– Norwich have been scoring machines recently and don’t look like slowing down.
Suggested Tips – Bristol City vs Norwich – (BET365):
- Correct score: Norwich to Win 2-0 – (link no longer available).
- To Score in 90 mins – Teemu Pukki to score anytime – 11/2.
Suggested Tips – Bristol City vs Norwich – (SKYBET):
- Correct Score Group Betting – Norwich to win 1-0, 2-0, or 2-1 – 11/4.
- Total Match Corners (Over) – 12+ – 13/8.
- RequestABet Specials up to 10/1 – Over 1.5 Goals, 3+ Bristol City Corners, 5+ Norwich Corners and 10+ booking points each team – 9/4.
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