Opta Stats: Norwich v West Brom

Can Romelu Lukaku celebrate his birthday in style?

Norwich are getting sucked deep into relegation trouble. Will they get a crucial victory against West Brom on Saturday? Opta stats might help...

"Romelu Lukaku is the youngest player to score 10+ goals in Europe’s big five leagues this season. This game comes the day before his 20th birthday. Lukaku is 11/26.6 to score first."


Both teams have won two of their previous five Barclays Premier League clashes against each other. West Brom are 14/53.8 to win.

Only against Bolton Wanderers (3) has Zoltan Gera scored more goals in the top four divisions of English football than against Norwich City (2). To Score market.

West Brom have already secured successive top-flight top half finishes for the first time since 1980 and 1981.

Norwich have collected only 13 points in 2013, only Stoke (12) have fewer. Norwich are 15/28.6 to be relegated.

The Canaries' total of two wins this year is a Premier League low. Norwich are 6/52.22 to win.

38% of Norwich's goals this season have been headed, a higher proportion than any other Premier League club.

29% of the goals WBA have conceded have come in the closing 15 minutes this season, a higher proportion than any other Premier League club.

Norwich have won fewer corners than any other Premier League team this season (average 4.4 per game). Number of Corners market.

The Baggies have been shown more yellow cards for time wasting than any other side. Number of Bookings Odds.

Romelu Lukaku is the youngest player to score 10+ goals in Europe's big five leagues this season. This game comes the day before his 20th birthday. Lukaku is 11/26.6 to score first.


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