• There have been just five goals scored in the last six Barclays Premier League games played at Carrow Road, three for the Canaries and two against.
  • Craig Gardner scored in both Barclays Premier League meetings with Norwich City last season.
  • None of the last 12 league meetings between Norwich and Sunderland has ended as an away win (nine home wins and three draws).
  • The Black Cats have recovered just two points from losing positions this season, the joint-fewest in the top flight.
  • Norwich are unbeaten in their last five Premier League home matches (W2 D3).
  • Defeat at Arsenal last time out ended a ruin of six without defeat on the road for the Black Cats in the Premier League (D3 W3).
  • Vito Mannone has averaged 4.7 saves per match this season, more than any other goalkeeper in the Premier League.
  • The Italian goalkeeper also has saved a higher percentage of shots on target faced of any Premier League goalkeeper this season (81%), while Keiren Westwood has the lowest (55%).
  • Sunderland have been given the most red cards in this season’s Premier League (6).
  • Norwich City’s four strikers (Hooper, Van Wolfswinkel, Elmander & Becchio) have attempted just 27 shots on target in a combined 3966 mins on the pitch in the Premier League this season – one every 147 mins on average.