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Match Pack: Norwich City v Birmingham City

20 October 2020

It’s matchday! Tonight, we take on Birmingham City in the Sky Bet Championship as we look to return to winning ways at Carrow Road.

Our Match Pack contains all of our pre-match content for you to enjoy prior to kick-off!

Match Preview

Starting off with our Match Preview, click on the link above and you’ll find information regarding Birmingham’s start to the season and our head-to-head record against them (there’s not much between us!)

Details on the officials taking charge of the game are also included, as well as an explanation of how you can follow tonight’s game live on Sky Sports and our various social channels.

Team News: Cantwell in contention

After missing out on Saturday’s trip to Rotherham United, Todd Cantwell is back in contention to make the lineup for tonight’s game against Birmingham.

Daniel Farke also provided updates on the injuries to Oliver Skipp and Christoph Zimmermann.

Daniel Farke: What we have to improve is our effectiveness

Elsewhere in his pre-match press conference, the boss discussed his desire for the Canaries to turn more of their chances into goals in the upcoming matches, having scored just five in the league this season.

The boss also touched on the type of challenge that Aitor Karanka’s side could pose, and hinted at potential squad rotation in the coming weeks.

Ask the Expert: Birmingham City (H)

What better way to find out more about the Blues than to speak to someone who covers them week in, week out? That’s what our programme editor did for tonight’s issue of OTBC (which can be ordered here).

Birmingham Live reporter Brian Dick went into detail on Birmingham’s tactical approach, as well as their strengths and weaknesses.

Memorable Match: Norwich City 3-1 Birmingham City

Cast your mind back to the last time we met Birmingham at Carrow Road and you’ll recall 2019’s 3-1 win in the Championship!

Our Memorable Match covers that fixture in detail, and we’ll be hoping for more of the same this evening!

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