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Jacob Murphy celebrated his 22nd birthday by getting Norwich City out of derby day jail – but he still couldn’t help leaving Carrow Road disappointed.

Alex Neil admitted Norwich City let Ipswich Town off the hook in Sunday’s 1-1 Championship draw at Carrow Road.

There were despondent reactions from Norwich City fans at Carrow Road and on social media this afternoon, after a disappointing draw with arch rivals Ipswich Town.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his snap verdict from Carrow Road

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Jacob Murphy’s hammer strike beat inspired Ipswich keeper Bartosz Bialkowski to stretch Norwich City’s unbeaten run in the East Anglian derby to eight games.

Norwich City faced Ipswich Town at home for their 2016/17 Championship clash this afternoon. Here’s what happened...

Several Norwich City legends have taken to Twitter with messages of support ahead of the East Anglian Derby this lunchtime.

Seeing an Australian pub adorned in yellow and green may not be the biggest of shocks, given the colours of their national sporting teams.

Blood and thunder might not be the order of the day in the latest edition of an East Anglian classic.

It’s a day where tensions can run high for both Norwich and Ipswich fans.

There is little doubt that when Norwich City and Ipswich Town are in the same league, it is the game we all check for first on fixture day.

One of the worst things about writing a weekly column is having to find different ways of describing the same thing.

These clips will help Canaries get in the mood for the big game!

It’s THE game of the season that matters to Norwich and Ipswich fans – and is now just hours away. So what are your predictions for the East Anglian Derby?

Wes Hoolahan is Norwich City’s lucky derby charm.

It’s prediction time for our writers ahead of Sunday’s big game.

Ipswich Town fan, and the EDP’s reporter in Thetford, REBECCA MURPHY is feeling hopeful ahead of the latest edition of the East Anglian derby kicking off at Carrow Road.

The thought of playing bitter rivals Norwich City at the end of a sequence of Championship games that included Reading, Aston Villa, Brighton and Leeds, was enough to send a shudder down the spines of the most optimistic of Ipswich Town fans.

First of all, a brief post mortem of Burton Albion away – I never expected to watch our boys play there, let alone lose.

Alex Neil is confident Norwich City will rise to the occasion in a derby clash against Ipswich Town that could make-or-break their Championship promotion bid.

A football supporter who hurled a fruit drop at Canaries fans during City’s 5-1 win over Nottingham Forest has told of his bittersweet emotions after being fined but avoiding a footballing ban.

Steven Naismith’s return from a hamstring injury could be good news for Yanic Wildschut.

Interim boss Richard Money was pleased with the way Norwich City ‘dominated’ the second half of their pivotal Premier League Cup encounter with Wolves this afternoon.

Qualification for the Premier League Cup knockout stages was sealed in style by Norwich City Under-23s at Colney.

It’s a surefire way to incur the wrath of fans who once cheered you – and as Chris Wise discovers, few players dare to represent both Norwich and Ipswich

No excuses are required to hear from a Norwich City figure of such standing as David Stringer.

Ipswich Town are next up in our Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

Norwich City take on Ipswich Town at Carrow Road on Sunday and both sets of fans will be hoping for a famous victory.

Norwich City Under-23s have qualified for the knockout stages of the Premier League Cup after a 5-0 thrashing of Wolverhampton Wanderers Under-23s at Colney this afternoon.

Wes Hoolahan admits Ipswich Town have got their act together – which could spell trouble for Norwich City in Sunday’s East Anglian derby.

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy knows a long-awaited victory against bitter rivals Norwich City would go a long way to salvaging some pride from a stuttering season.

A lot of wrongs can be put right come Sunday lunchtime if Norwich beat their old enemies Ipswich Town after they’ve made the short journey up the A140 to Carrow Road.

Alex Neil is pledging Norwich City will make the fans proud against bitter rivals Ipswich Town.

Norwich City need three points in the East Anglian derby on Sunday to keep alive their promotion hopes - but it’s about so much more than that.

Norwich City legend Ian Culverhouse is back in Norfolk football and is hoping his Canaries links can help him to succeed with King’s Lynn Town.

James Maddison is taking inspiration from Jacob Murphy as he bids to force his way into Norwich City’s first team.

Steven Naismith and Ivo Pinto are poised to hand Norwich City a pre-derby boost with the pair winning their fitness battles to feature against Ipswich Town on Sunday.

Fresh from Norwich City’s pre-match press conference ahead of their EFL Championship East Anglian derby clash with Ipswich Town at Carrow Road on Sunday, Mustard sports editor Michael Bailey and Eastern Daily Press chief writer Paddy Davitt give their views from Colney.

This week’s Pink Un Show – Mustard TV’s Norwich City fanzine – is right here to watch, as the crew cover all the latest Canaries talking points.

Seeing as it’s Derby weekend I’ve figured there’s no real point in beating about the bush – for a City fan, the East Anglian Derby is the game we all relish the most.

Derby day can inspire Norwich City to salvage their flagging Championship promotion hopes, so says Steven Whittaker.

Top-level experience remains a valued commodity in non-league football, and new King’s Lynn Town manager Ian Culverhouse has that in abundance.

Former Norwich City and Aston Villa assistant manager Ian Culverhouse has been surprisingly announced as the new manager of King’s Lynn Town.

Alex Neil has never lost an East Anglian derby. None of his players have either, yet there is a palpable nervousness around this Sunday’s upcoming duel.

Top scorer Tom Lawrence will be a big miss for Ipswich at Carrow Road on Sunday.

Norwich City’s Under-23s are preparing for a big night of international football at Carrow Road.

Alex Neil is adamant his Double Dutch transfer raid has beefed up Norwich City for the Championship run-in.

Ahead of Sunday’s derby clash, Norwich City writer David Freezer went behind enemy lines to assess Ipswich Town’s form during their 1-1 draw with Leeds.

Norwich City will be aiming to extend an impressive unbeaten run in the East Anglian derby when they take on Ipswich Town in Sunday’s high noon shoot-out at Carrow Road.

Norwich City and Ipswich Town renew rivalries at Carrow Road this coming weekend with bragging rights and Championship points at stake.

Former Norwich City FA Youth Cup winner Kyle McFadden is not giving up hope of a return to English football, ahead of his League of Ireland debut with Sligo.

Norwich City have held the bragging rights over their bitter East Anglian rivals Ipswich Town for a number of years - but is that in danger of ending on Sunday at Carrow Road?

Norwich City Under-23s were sunk by two first half goals in last night’s Premier League Two clash at Swansea.

Alex Neil admits Norwich City have reached crisis point in their Championship promotion bid.

Alan Irvine has emerged as a leading contender to take over at Glasgow giants Rangers.

I have noticed that people who don’t come from Norfolk or Suffolk really struggle to grasp the magnitude of the East Anglian Derby.

Norwich City writers Michael Bailey and Paddy Davitt discuss the Canaries’ Championship defeat at lowly Burton Albion with editor Pete Raven and our undercover agent David Freezer.

So that was Burton. Any excitement garnered from visiting a ground that Norwich City had never played at before quickly gave way to an all too familiar knot in the stomach.


Championship table

Team Played Points
6. Sheffield Wednesday 33 58
7. Fulham 32 52
8. Norwich City 33 51
9. Barnsley 33 49
10. Preston 33 49

Fixtures and results

Opponent Date Result
Newcastle (H) Tue Feb 14 2-2
Burton Albion (A) Sat Feb 18 2-1
Ipswich Town (H) Sun Feb 26
Sheff Weds (A) Sat Mar 4
Bristol City (A) Tue Mar 7
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