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Norwich City Vs QPR - Pre Match Facts

  • Norwich goalkeeper John Ruddy is set for his final appearance for the club after being confirmed as one of seven players to leave this summer.

  • Forward Steven Naismith is banned for the last game of the season after his red card in their draw at Leeds a match that could prove to have been his last for the club also

  • QPR secured Championship safety with victory over Nottingham Forest last weekend and could make changes.

  • The Canaries have lost just one of their last 13 league matches against QPR at Carrow Road (W9 D3) - a 1-0 defeat in September 2008.

  • QPR - who won 2-1 against Norwich in this season's reverse fixture - haven't won both league fixtures in a season against them since the 1983-84 season.

  • This will be Ian Holloway's first away league visit to Carrow Road since losing 6-1 as Millwall boss on Boxing Day 2014 - it's one of only three occasions he's seen one of his sides concede six goals in a league game (also Leeds 6-1 QPR in November 2004 and Arsenal 6-0 Blackpool in August 2010).

  • Norwich have scored 51 home league goals this season, their most in a season since 1985-86 (also 51); their record for a league season is 56, achieved in 1952-53 and 1955-56.

  • The Canaries have lost just one of their last 11 home league games (W7 D3).

  • Meanwhile, the Hoops have lost five of their last six on the road (D1), including each of the last four.

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