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Let’s not underestimate the Stieperdude – no-one has a more key role in Farkeball

Let’s not underestimate the Stieperdude – no-one has a more key role in Farkeball

For those City fans out there who happen to be a follower of Test match cricket, I?m sure the name Shivnarine Chanderpaul will require little introduction. Chanderpaul, that brilliant yet unconventional accumulator of runs for the West Indies –...
Norwich City - 2019-02-19 08:50:30
GUEST BLOG: That tricky task of managing expectations while balancing the budget

GUEST BLOG: That tricky task of managing expectations while balancing the budget

Alex Bain, regular commenter and occasional guest blogger on MFW, has returned to offer his thoughts on all things NCFC and beyond. All yours Alex… *** For all 24 clubs in the Championship and those in Leagues One and Two, it?s a balancing act....
Norwich City - 2019-02-19 19:50:23
With 13 to go it’s now a numbers game, so to hit four at the ‘Reebok’ was a timely fillip

With 13 to go it’s now a numbers game, so to hit four at the ‘Reebok’ was a timely...

I’ll make no bones about it and no apologies for it – I was a casual sports sub-editor onThe Sunin the 1980s, which was a fine way to supplement the “average” wages from my then day job with a well-known East London newspaper group, which...
Norwich City - 2019-02-18 08:50:36


Arsenal ready to step up interest in Norwich star

Arsenal ready to step up interest in Norwich star

Arsenal are set to step up their interest in signing Norwich City central defender Ben Godfrey this summer.  According to Football Insider, Arsenal are looking at Godfrey as one of a number of potential defensive signings at the end of the...
Norwich City - 2019-02-18 08:50:37
So… you’re the head coach. The job is yours. What’s your chosen City starting XI"

So… you’re the head coach. The job is yours. What’s your chosen City starting XI&q...

We can all agree this season has surpassed any realistic expectations, particularly when we consider the significant influx of new players, as the changing of the guard continued and more youth team members were promoted. It?s something, as Stuart...
Norwich City - 2019-02-18 12:50:00
Who was your Norwich man of the match" Bolton (A)

Who was your Norwich man of the match" Bolton (A)

Norwich City eased their way past Bolton on Saturday as they jumped back to the top of the Championship table. The Canaries took a three goal lead in the first-half as Teemu Pukki, Marco Stiepermann and Emi Buendia found the back of the net. Pukki...
Norwich City - 2019-02-17 08:50:08
Bolton 0-4 Norwich: Four things learned

Bolton 0-4 Norwich: Four things learned

Norwich made their way back to the top of the Championship on Saturday as they beat Bolton 4-0 away from home.  The Canaries eased past the relegation-threatened side as they scored three times in the first-half. Teemu Pukki, Marco Stiepermann...
Norwich City - 2019-02-17 16:50:18
Norwich go top of the Championship as they maul Bolton

Norwich go top of the Championship as they maul Bolton

Teemu Pukki scored twice as Norwich flexed their promotion muscles to demolish Bolton 4-0 as they leapfrogged Leeds United to top the Championship. Here’s how it unfolded on our live score centre… The post Norwich go top of the Championship...
Norwich City - 2019-02-17 08:49:20


City bounce back in style and end mini-tour of the north-west with a four-goal salvo

City bounce back in style and end mini-tour of the north-west with a four-goal salvo

That’s what you call a response! After defeat at Preston, events at the University of Bolton Stadium (can we please just all agree it’s the Reebok) clearly took on an even greater importance, and so for City to deliver in such an emphatic way,...
Norwich City - 2019-02-17 12:50:03
Pukki and Buendia run wild as Norwich ease past Bolton: Our player ratings

Pukki and Buendia run wild as Norwich ease past Bolton: Our player ratings

Norwich moved back to the top of the Championship on Saturday as they recorded a comfortable 4-0 win against Bolton away from home. Teemu Pukki opened the scoring for Norwich with a fine finish, before Marco Stiepermann and Emi Buendia added gloss...
Norwich City - 2019-02-17 08:50:08
Bolton 0-4 Norwich: Three stars

Bolton 0-4 Norwich: Three stars

Norwich City climbed back to the top of the Championship on Saturday as they swept aside Bolton.  The Canaries won 4-0 away from home at Bolton as they struck three times in the first-half.  Teemu Pukki scored twice, with Emi Buendia and Marco...
Norwich City - 2019-02-17 19:49:44
Norwich pair hoping to return for Bristol City match

Norwich pair hoping to return for Bristol City match

Norwich City boss Daniel Farke has revealed that Moritz Leitner and Timm Klose are both hoping to return for the clash with Bristol City in the Championship next week.  Speaking to David Freezer of the EDP, Farke has said that he is considering...
Norwich City - 2019-02-16 08:50:15
No Tettey today and some see it as a good thing, but that notion ignores his many qualities

No Tettey today and some see it as a good thing, but that notion ignores his many qualities

Let?s talk about Alex Tettey. After City?s disappointing defeat at Deepdale, the Norwegian midfielder came under some intense and unwarranted criticism from some quarters. He?s known for his candid interviews, infectious smile and humour but...
Norwich City - 2019-02-16 12:49:58


Norwich pair doubts for Bolton clash

Norwich pair doubts for Bolton clash

Norwich City boss Daniel Farke has revealed that Emi Buendia and Marco Stiepermann are both doubts for the club’s trip to Bolton on Saturday. Speaking to Michael Bailey of the EDP, Farke says both are doubts with muscle injuries. Twitter:...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 19:50:27
Who should take Norwich's next penalty"

Who should take Norwich's next penalty"

Norwich City are facing somewhat of a penalty taking crisis this season, with five missed spot kicks already. The Canaries have only been awarded six, with one of them having been scored – Mario Vrancic in a 1-0 win at home to Wigan. Jordan...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 19:50:27
BOLTON PREVIEW: Mini-tour of the north-west concludes with a Remi reunion

BOLTON PREVIEW: Mini-tour of the north-west concludes with a Remi reunion

In the absence of our Bolton press geezer who’s gone mysteriously quiet and hasn’t delivered, our Martin – the good egg that he is – has picked up the ‘preview’ baton… *** After a single day stay at a rented training camp in the...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 19:50:26
Norwich beat Greek club PAOK to key player last summer according to club owner

Norwich beat Greek club PAOK to key player last summer according to club owner

Lubos Michel, president of Greek club PAOK, claims Teemu Pukki was their number one target before he signed for Norwich last summer. The Finland international forward has been in electric form for the Canaries this season, having scored 21 goals in...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 08:50:27
Norwich midfielder ruled out of Bolton game with potential ligament damage

Norwich midfielder ruled out of Bolton game with potential ligament damage

Alex Tettey has been ruled out of Norwich’s clash with Bolton this weekend with suspected ligament damage. Twitter: The City boss said Alex Tettey will be out of action for Bolton after picking up an ankle ligament injury in the ga?...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 19:50:27
Still the big prize to play for, but even if it ended now, what a season it’s been!

Still the big prize to play for, but even if it ended now, what a season it’s been!

When have Norwich ever done anything the easy way" Never, right" Countless times in the past, when things have looked good is precisely the time when it all comes crashing down. I remember after some of our wins in Europe losing to Oldham – no...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 08:50:26
Tettey out" We predict Norwich's XI against Bolton this weekend

Tettey out" We predict Norwich's XI against Bolton this weekend

Norwich City travel away to Bolton on Saturday as they look to bounce back from their defeat to Preston on Wednesday night.  The Canaries lost 3-1 to Preston as they were beaten for the first time in the Championship in 2019. Daniel Farke’s men...
Norwich City - 2019-02-15 19:50:27
Q: A minor blip or a tiring squad running out of gas" A: Plenty of gas left in this tank

Q: A minor blip or a tiring squad running out of gas" A: Plenty of gas left in this tank

So, which is it – a minor blip or the first manifestation of a tiring squad that’s running out of gas" I reckon we’ll only know the answer to that one after Bolton, to be honest. A repeat of Wednesday night and I will be starting to...
Norwich City - 2019-02-14 19:50:43
Preston 3-1 Norwich: Four things we learned

Preston 3-1 Norwich: Four things we learned

Norwich City slumped to defeat as they lost 3-1 to Preston at Deepdale on Wednesday night. Preston took a two goal lead in the first half, with Marco Stiepermann also missing a penalty for Norwich. The home side then made it three in the second...
Norwich City - 2019-02-14 08:50:17
Deepdale gloom for City as Alex’s men in white finally end the unbeaten away run

Deepdale gloom for City as Alex’s men in white finally end the unbeaten away run

I wasn’t alone in having a sense of foreboding ahead of last night’s trip to Deepdale. It wasn’t so much a case of ‘After the Lord Mayor’s show’, because no-one can ever question the desire of this bunch, but there was a collective...
Norwich City - 2019-02-14 12:51:12
Tettey and Stiepermann flop as Norwich lose to Preston: Our player ratings

Tettey and Stiepermann flop as Norwich lose to Preston: Our player ratings

Norwich lost for the first time in 14 away league matches as they were humbled 3-1 by Preston on Wednesday night. Mario Vrancic was injured on Sunday against Ipswich and it was his replacement, Alex Tettey, who made a mistake in the midfield as he...
Norwich City - 2019-02-14 08:50:17
Who should captain Norwich against Preston"

Who should captain Norwich against Preston"

Norwich City appointed Grant Hanley as their new club captain back at the start of the season, but the Scot has found himself out of favour at Carrow Road, now sitting on the bench as Daniel Farke’s 4th choice centre back.  In his absence from...
Norwich City - 2019-02-13 16:50:37
Huge boost for Norwich as key man prepares to sign new contract

Huge boost for Norwich as key man prepares to sign new contract

Daniel Farke is set to put pen to paper on a new contract at Norwich City, according to a report from
Norwich City - 2019-02-13 08:51:55
Preston v Norwich: Four things to look out for

Preston v Norwich: Four things to look out for

Norwich City travel away to face Preston North End at Deepdale on Wednesday night. The Canaries currently sit top of the Championship and could improve their lead at the top if Leeds slip up against Swansea City.  Daniel Farke’s men have won...
Norwich City - 2019-02-13 19:50:28
An Ode to the Road: How fitting that the old girl saw us make it ten years unbeaten

An Ode to the Road: How fitting that the old girl saw us make it ten years unbeaten

Well, that?s that: 10 years unbeaten in the Old Farm derby, and a suitably dramatic one to fit the occasion. Given their situation, it?s fair to say Ipswich gave a good account of themselves and made for a difficult and feisty match, but better...
Norwich City - 2019-02-13 08:51:55
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