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Premier League: Norwich City recovers a 0-1 deficit to beat Southampton 2-1

NORWICH. Norwich City succeeded in turn the table against Southampton to win 2-1.

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NORWICH. Norwich City was able to turn the table against Southampton to win 2-1. It was Southampton to strike first with an early goal of C. Adams at the 4′. Then it was a goal in the 8′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, G. Hanley gave the win to Norwich City in the 80′ minute with a goal. Southampton was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (63%).​

The match was held at the Carrow Road Stadium in Norwich on Saturday and this began at 3:00 pm local time. In the presence of 26,885 spectators.​ The referee was Martin Atkinson who had the assistance of Daniel Cook and Richard West. The 4th official was Matt Donohue. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 9.5 degrees Celsius or 49.14 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 84%.​

Match Statistics

Southampton was in firm control of the ball 63% while Norwich City was struggling with a 37% ball possession.

Southampton was more aggressive with 57 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 5 were on target. Even so, Norwich City succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Norwich City shot 8 times, 4 on target, 2 off target. On the opposite side, Southampton shot 17 times, 5 on target, 4 off target.


Norwich City received 3 yellow cards (B. Williams, T. Krul and M. Normann). On the opposite side, Southampton received 2 yellow cards (J. Bednarek and K. Walker-Peters).

After this contest, Norwich City will have 5 points like Newcastle United to stay in the 20th place. On the other side, Southampton will stay with 14 points to stay in the 13th place.

Match Events

  • 4'

    C. Adams

    A. Armstrong

  • 8'

    T. Pukki

    M. J. Aarons

  • 46'

    J. Sargent

    T. Cantwell

  • 57'

    A. Broja

    M. Elyounoussi

  • 62'

    T. Walcott

    C. Adams

  • 65'

    B. Williams

  • 64'

    J. Bednarek

  • 71'

    K. Walker-Peters

  • 73'


    O. Romeu

  • 80'

    G. Hanley

  • 88'

    L. Rupp

    B. Gilmour

  • 90'

    C. Tzolis

    M. Rashica

  • 90'

    T. Krul

  • 90'

    M. Normann

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Norwich City will host Wolverhampton Wanderers on the 27th of November with a 8-5 head to head stats in favor of Wolverhampton Wanderers (5 draws).

Southampton will play away with Liverpool on the 27th of November with a 11-4 head to head statistic in favor of Liverpool (3 draws).

Norwich City: Formation and Lineups

Norwich City started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Dean Smith chose to play with the following team: Tim Krul (7.4), Max Aarons (6.8), Grant Hanley (8.3), Ben Gibson (7.3), Brandon Williams (6.7), Billy Gilmour (6.8), Mathias Normann (6.6), Kenny McLean (7.0), Milot Rashica (6.5), Teemu Pukki (7.4) and Todd Cantwell (6.5).


Norwich City made 3 changes: T. Cantwell for J. Sargent (46′), B. Gilmour for L. Rupp (88′) and M. Rashica for C. Tzolis (90′).

Top player: Grant Hanley

The player who no doubt impressed Norwich City the most was Grant Hanley.

His rating is (8.3) with 1 goal, 28 passes (60% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 9.

Southampton: Formation and Lineups

Southampton started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

On the opposite side, Ralph Hasenhüttl played with: Alex McCarthy (6.2), Valentino Livramento (6.2), Jan Bednarek (6.9), Mohammed Salisu (7.3), Kyle Walker-Peters (7.0), Ibrahima Diallo (6.8), James Ward-Prowse (7.9), Oriol Romeu (7.0), Mohamed Elyounoussi (6.8), Adam Armstrong (6.8) and Che Adams (7.4).


Southampton made 3 changes: M. Elyounoussi for A. Broja (57′), C. Adams for T. Walcott (62′) and O. Romeu for Lyanco (73′).

Top player: James Ward-Prowse

Probably the most impressive player in Southampton was James Ward-Prowse.

His rating is (7.9) with 93 passes (91% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 8 crosses.

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