The draw for the World Cup qualifying play-offs has thrown up an interesting potential Norwich City duel with Michael McGovern’s Northern Ireland landing a two-legged tie against Timm Klose’s Switzerland.
The football cliché of wrapping a player in cotton wool is rather apt when it comes to Nelson Oliveira and Norwich City right now. Perhaps some bubble-wrap and an oxygen recovery tent are needed as well?
Daniel Farke admitted raw emotion got the better of him after a ticking off from the referee following his on-pitch celebrations for Nelson Oliveira’s 96th minute Championship equaliser against 10-man Hull City.
Robbie Savage must have been eating a big old slice of humble pie at breakfast on Tuesday morning after the Republic Of Ireland beat Wales in the winner takes all game at the Cardiff City Stadium to win their place in next month’s play-offs.