Sheffield Wednesday will be inviting Norwich City for the EFL Championship on Sunday at Hillborough at 5:45 PM IST. The hosts have acquired the 23rd spot with 28 points while the visitors have acquired the number one position with 76 points.
Sheffield Wednesday played 34 matches, lost 18 games and had a draw on seven occasions while Norwich City had 35 games, they won 23 fixtures, lost five times and drew seven.
Sheffield Wednesday will be heading into this game on the back of a 3-0 defeat against Reading last Saturday. Courtesy of goals from Michael Olise, Lucas Joao and Andy Yiadom sealed the game for Reading.
Norwich City will be entering into this game on a confident note as they beat Luton Town 3-0 last Saturday at Carrow Road. A brace from Teemu Pukki in the first half and a goal from Todd Cantwell in the second-half ensured the game for Norwich City.
In the head-to-head competition between the two teams in the previous 14 games, Sheffield Wednesday holds the clear advantage as they beat Norwich City on seven occasions, lost three games to them and had a draw on three occasions. The previous fixture between the two teams took place last year in the EFL Championship, Norwich City won the match by a scoreline of 2-1.
Sheffield Wednesday will be missing the services of Cameron Dawson, Massimo Luongo, Fisayo Dele-Bashiru, Joost van Aken and Dominic Iorfa. Keiren Westwood and Andre Green’s inclusion seems doubtful while Julian Borner is serving his suspension.
Apart from Michael McGovern and Sam Bryan, who are recovering from an injury, Norwich City has no issues and the visitors will be aiming to field their best playing XI against Sheffield Wednesday.