Search

The day Kenny became a true City legend

PUBLISHED: 11:53 06 May 2019 | UPDATED: 08:37 07 May 2019

Kenny McLean, Marco Stiepermann and Tom Trybull are interviewed by Jake Humphrey during the Norwich City Victory Parade and civic reception at Norwich City Hall, Norwich
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267
06/05/2019

Kenny McLean, Marco Stiepermann and Tom Trybull are interviewed by Jake Humphrey during the Norwich City Victory Parade and civic reception at Norwich City Hall, Norwich Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267 06/05/2019

©Focus Images Limited www.focus-images.co.uk +447814 482222

In a day of so many stars in yellow and green, there was one Canary who ensured legendary status among Norwich City fans.

For just over an hour on May Day, Norwich City's Kenny McLean was mayor of Norwich - according to Wikipedia. Picture: WikipediaFor just over an hour on May Day, Norwich City's Kenny McLean was mayor of Norwich - according to Wikipedia. Picture: Wikipedia

It's not every day you declare yourself as mayor of Norwich, have your Wikipedia page changed to reflect your new civic status and ask tens of thousands of people what laws they want changed!

MORE: LIVE: Norwich City promotion celebrations

You may also want to watch:

Kenny McLean may have enjoyed a drink (or two) as he took to the balcony at City Hall during the promotion celebrations.

Kenny McLean, Marco Stiepermann and Tom Trybull during the Norwich City Victory Parade and civic reception at Norwich City Hall, Norwich
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267
06/05/2019Kenny McLean, Marco Stiepermann and Tom Trybull during the Norwich City Victory Parade and civic reception at Norwich City Hall, Norwich Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267 06/05/2019

After donning the mayor's feathered hat and ringing the town crier's bell, he told the delighted crowds: “I make the laws, what do you want?”

With the parade acting as an inauguration of sorts, his new civic title was also officiated online after a quick-thinking fan updated his Wikipedia entry.

As well as describing the midfielder's career, his profile read: “He is also the current Mayor of Norwich.”

But it seems his period of office as the city's mayor was short-lived as the line was deleted from his Wikipedia page before midday.

Related articles

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists