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The magnificent seven stats from Norwich City’s amazing 7-1 win over Reading

PUBLISHED: 09:29 09 April 2017 | UPDATED: 15:00 09 April 2017

The scoreboard tells the story at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267
08/04/2017

The scoreboard tells the story at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267 08/04/2017

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Norwich City ripped up the record books as they thrashed Reading 7-1 at Carrow Road on Saturday.

Super fan David “Spud” Thornhill trawled through the club’s stats after the match and has come up with a magnificent seven fascinating facts.

*Biggest home win since the 8-0 FA Cup victory over Sutton United on January 28, 1989.

*First time City have scored seven since a 7-0 v Paulton Rovers on November 7, 2009.

*First seven in the league since 7-2 victory over Southend on November 17, 1955.

*Biggest win since 8-1 victory over Shrewsbury Town on September 13, 1952.

*Biggest home league win since 7-0 over Torquay on April 14, 1952.

*First time since City have scored six in one half since a second half rout over Coventry in the 10-2 win on March 15, 1930.

*First time City have scored six in the first half since 6-1 win over Luton on April 21, 1908.

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