Wembley

Last Game

M'boro 0 - 2 Norwich

Monday, 25 May 2015, 15:00

Sky Bet Ch'ship Play-Offs Final

Tettey eyes Swansea challenge

Norwich City midfielder Alex Tettey is determined to see the Canaries overcome their woes on the road when they travel to face Swansea at the Liberty Stadium.

Last Updated: 29/03/14 at 15:29 Post Comment

Alex Tettey: Ready to see Norwich win on the road after home victory against Sun

Alex Tettey: Ready to see Norwich win on the road after home victory against Sun

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Chris Hughton's side have lost their last five away games in the Premier League, and conceded 14 goals in the process.

Contrastingly, Norwich are unbeaten at Carrow Road this calendar year and are yet to concede a goal from open play.

Norwich beat Sunderland 2-0 at home last weekend, with a wonder-strike from Tettey doubling the hosts tally after Robert Snodgrass' opener, and the playmaker admits spirits are high after victory over their relegation rivals.

"I don't know what's going on - but there is something going on," the Norwegian told the Pink'un.

"I told you during the week, I don't know what happens when we play at home. All of a sudden we have confidence - even though the last game was a horrible performance.

"We didn't know what we were doing at Southampton. But all of a sudden, it's all forgotten and we then played like we were in the middle of the table and we were safe [against Sunderland]."

Pressure

Victory saw Norwich promoted to 13th in the Premier League table and Tettey believes visiting 15th-placed Swansea on Saturday is the ideal opportunity to overturn their struggling form on the road.

"So there is something I think mentally going on that we have to get rid of, because if we can win away from home and win at home, everything will be fine," he added.

"To do that is much easier to sort out off the back of a win, because when you don't win away you have pressure on you to produce at home as well.

"We have a challenge against Swansea. They're a good team, a good team at home, so we have to try to do something to get a positive result."

Hughton's side travel to South Wales seven points clear of the relegation zone and Tettey believes Norwich are close to securing their future in the top flight.

"I think we are getting there," he said. "I think so - but still we need to win two more games and a draw. I think that will be fine."

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

Related News

Most Commented

Readers' Comments

B

enteke is an absolute steal for £32.5m, he would get into any team in the world (except Barcelona) at the moment. I've seen many very good strikers in my 30+ years as a Villa fan. This guy is the best without question.

sparkigol
Benteke's £32.5m release clause

A

ll he wants are sharks with frickin lazers on their heads. Is that too much to ask?

mufc phil
Bomb threat on FIFA D-day

W

hy is the dinosaur trying to hold on to this.... Just leave... No one wants you in this position you corrupt loser. Let someone else take over....

arsenal121
Defiant Sepp blames minority

Footer 365

Sepp Blatter claims he knows how to fix FIFA after re-election

Sepp Blatter says he knows how to fix FIFA’s broken reputation after a traumatic week for football’s governing body.

Sepp Blatter will not last two years, says FA chairman Greg Dyke

FA chairman Greg Dyke is not surprised Sepp Blatter won a fifth term as FIFA president but he does not expect him to even last two years.

One-time FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo scathing of Sepp Blatter

One-time FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo was scathing in his criticism of Sepp Blatter after the Swiss was voted in for a fifth term.

Mail Box

Players Must Stand Up For Qatar Boycott

Players, not bureaucrats, hold the key to boycotting Qatar. Also in the afternoon mailbox: Wenger is right to rotate, Zlatan can dribble, and it's Barca v Ajax in the budget final...

What Would You Do If You Were Blatter?

Step into Sepp's shoes, is the invitation from one mailboxer. Also: United already have their new number one, Rodgers deserves time, and the best Budget XI so far...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company