Norwich City vs Brentford preview: How to watch, kick-off time, team news, predicted lineups and ones to watch
 Adam Idah of Norwich City celebrates with team mates (L - R) Teemu Pukki and Ben Gibson after scoring their side's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wycombe Wanderers and Norwich City at Adams Park on February 28, 2021 in High Wycombe, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Norwich City will want to extend their lead at the top for the Championship table against Brentford on Wednesday evening.

The Canaries are currently seven points clear at the top of the table and could end Wednesday ten points clear if they win and other results go their way.

Meanwhile, Brentford are in second place, seven points off their opponents. They have been on bad form of late, losing three of their last six games in the league.

Team news

Norwich will be without Todd Cantwell after he missed their win over Wycombe Wanderers on Sunday, while Przemyslaw Placheta could come in for Onel Hernandez.

Brentford will have defenders Rico Henry and Pontus Jansson unavailable, along with Shandon Baptiste.

Predicted lineups

Norwich:

Krul; Aarons, Hanley, Gibson, Giannoulis, McLean, Skipp, Buendia, Vrancic, Placheta, Pukki.

Brentford:

Raya; Dalsgaard, Pinnock, Reid, Sorensen, Dasilva, Jensen, Janelt, Mbeumo, Canos, Toney.

Ones to watch

Emi Buendia

The Argentinian has been one of the best players in the division this season, claiming the most assists so far this season with ten, whilst also scoring nine goals.

Ivan Toney

The striker has been in incredible form this season, being the top scorer in the league, scoring 25 goals so far. His goalscoring has attracted the likes of Leicester City.

Previous meetings

The last time these two sides met was earlier in the season when they drew 1-1 at the Brentford Community Stadium. A late Kenny McLean equaliser cancelled out Ivan Toney's opener.

How to watch

This match will kick-off at 17:30 pm on Wednesday, March 3, and is available to watch on Sky Sports Red Button, and is also available by purchasing an iFollow pass for £10.

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