Norwich battled hard last weekend at Old Trafford battled hard but ended up losing 3-2 to Man United. Newcastle were in action in midweek where a 1-0 successs over Crystal Palace made it back-to-back victories.
The East Anglian outfit have showed improved performances in recent weeks but still find themselves eight points from safety. Their opponents are flying and have gathered the second most points in the league since January 20th.
At Carrow Road, the Canaries have won just two of their last ten but did win their last one here against Burnley. On the road, the Magpies have lost each of their last three including a defeat at Everton.
Teemu Pukki has been the shining light for City this season with ten goals in his campaign and four goals from his last six in the Premier League. Bruno Guimaraes has two goals and an assist from his last match.
Four of the last six Norwich Premier League fixtures have seen both teams find the back of the net. In just two of their last 13 league games have Newcastle failed to score at least one goal.
Norwich vs Newcastle: Match Stats
The 3-2 defeat at Old Trafford last weekend showed that Norwich are going down but they are going down fighting. Both teams to score looks the play here as City push for goals while Newcastle have the power to hit them on the break.
Finland international Teemu Pukki has four in his last six and he looks good value to get on the score sheet here. The Canaries striker has a good record against Newcastle with four in four appearances.
30 November 2021: Newcastle 1-1 Norwich- Premier League
1 February 2020: Newcastle 0-0 Norwich – Premier League
17 August 2019: Norwich 3-1 Newcastle – Premier League
14 February 2017: Norwich 2-2 Newcastle – Championship
28 September 2016: Newcastle 4-3 Norwich – Championship
The Canaries are unbeaten in their last four meetings with Newcastle with three of these finishing all-square. Teemu Pukki has four goals in his last four appearances against the Magpies.