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On December 26th Norwich City welcomes Chelsea at the Carrow Road in Norwich, Norfolk. The Canaries will try to end their 18-years wait for victory over the Blues. Chris Hughton’s team will try to get points against the west London club.
Norwich are tenth in the EPL standings with twenty five points after eighteen games. They have six wins, seven draws and five losses this season. Their last six games have seen three wins, two draws and one defeat. At home Norwich managed to play five wins and one defeat. Last round they were defeated by WBA with the score 2-1.
Chelsea are third in the league table with thirty two points after seventeen games, having won nine, drawn five and lost three games so far this season. Their present form has seen two wins, two draws and two defeats in their last six Premier League matches. On the road the Blues have three wins, one draw and two defeats. Chelsea thrashed Aston Villa with the score 8-0 last week.
Last year this game ended in a 0-0 draw. The reverse match this season ended with a 4-1 Chelsea win.
Forward-talisman Grant Holt could be back for Norwich after defeat against West Brom. Head coach Chris Hughton hopes he will be available for Wednesday’s game. Norwich will be without Andrew Surman and John Ruddy. Mark Bunn will continue in goal. Ryan Bennett and Harry Kane are both doubtful.
Rafa Benitez has no new injury-worries. Forward Daniel Sturridge is fixed with Liverpool. He has hamstring problem and is doubtful. John Obi Mikel has returned after a three-match ban. But he could start on the bench in favour of the remarkable David Luiz. John Terry and Oriol Romeu are still sidelined. Ryan Betrand is injured.
Norwich line-up: Bunn, Martin, Turner, Bassong, Garrido, Snodgrass, Tettey, Johnson, Pilkington, Hoolahan, Holt.
Last three games:
West Bromwich Albion 2 – Norwich City 1;
Norwich City 2 – Wigan Athletic 1;
Norwich City 1 – Aston Villa 4.
Chelsea line-up: Cech, Azpilicueta, Cahill, Ivanovic, Cole, Luiz, Ramires, Moses, Mata, Hazard, Torres.
Last three games:
Chelsea FC 8 – Aston Villa 0;
Leeds 1 – Chelsea FC 5;
Corinthians 1 – Chelsea FC 0.