The day Kenny became a true City legend

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Pa

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026706/05/2019 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

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 Wi

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

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

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?'

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Pa

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026706/05/2019 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

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.


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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.

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Pa

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026706/05/2019 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Pa

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026706/05/2019 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Pa

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026706/05/2019 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Pa

Norwich City fans await the Norwich City Victory Parade at Norwich City Centre, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026706/05/2019 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

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