Gallery: Tears flow as Wes Hoolahan concludes his decade as a Norwich City icon

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

It was a tearful but successful final appearance as a Norwich City player for Wes Hoolahan – and you can re-live the emotional day with our photo gallery.

Wes Hoolahan of Norwich takes to the pitch with his children as the players from both sides form a g

Wes Hoolahan of Norwich takes to the pitch with his children as the players from both sides form a guard of honour before the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

The Irishman made his 352nd and final appearance for the Canaries and enjoyed a starring role as Daniel Farke's team beat Leeds 2-1 during their final Carrow Road game of the campaign.

The 35-year-old equalised just before half-time with a long-range shot which deflected on to one post and then went in off the other, hinting that it was to be Hoolahan and City's day.

The playmaker was then influential in the build-up to the winning goal, teeing up Josh Murphy to lash home from 10 yards and put the hosts in front.

Hoolahan's farewell was then brought to its expected early finish to allow the Canaries faithful their chance to say goodbye, being replaced by Tom Trybull in the 84th minute.

Wes Hoolahan was given a rousing send off by Norwich City fans. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Image

Wes Hoolahan was given a rousing send off by Norwich City fans. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd


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The victory was then followed by the traditional lap of appreciation, led by Hoolahan amid a party atmosphere, as other City players including player-of-the-season James Maddison and loanees Angus Gunn and Harrison Reed were also given rousing receptions.

• Scroll through some of our favourite images from the day below

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James Maddison of Norwich receives his trophy for Player Of The Season before the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Angus Gunn came third in Norwich City's player of the season voting - but is not expected to get the

Angus Gunn came third in Norwich City's player of the season voting - but is not expected to get the chance to better that at Carrow Road next term. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

A Wes Hoolahan of Norwich flag on display before the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norw

A Wes Hoolahan of Norwich flag on display before the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Grant Hanley of Norwich receives his trophy for coming 2nd in the Player Of The season awards before

Grant Hanley of Norwich receives his trophy for coming 2nd in the Player Of The season awards before the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Wes Hoolahan says goodbye to the Carrow Road faithful alongside his two children. Picture: Paul Ches

Wes Hoolahan says goodbye to the Carrow Road faithful alongside his two children. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Wes Hoolahan enjoyed his lap of honour at Carrow Road. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Wes Hoolahan enjoyed his lap of honour at Carrow Road. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Champion

Emotional scenes as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich walks round the pitch at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

There were emotional scenes at Carrpw Road as Wes Hoolahan bid farewell to Norwich City against Leed

There were emotional scenes at Carrpw Road as Wes Hoolahan bid farewell to Norwich City against Leeds, after 10 years with the club. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Wes Hoolahan celebrates scoring Norwich City's equaliser against Leeds United on his final Carrow Ro

Wes Hoolahan celebrates scoring Norwich City's equaliser against Leeds United on his final Carrow Road appearance. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Josh Murphy of Norwich celebrates scoring his sides 2nd goal during the Sky Bet Championship match a

Josh Murphy of Norwich celebrates scoring his sides 2nd goal during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Wes Hoolahan had the perfect send-off at Carrow Road on Saturday. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Ima

Wes Hoolahan had the perfect send-off at Carrow Road on Saturday. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time du

Emotions all round as Wes Hoolahan of Norwich leaves the Carrow Road pitch for the very last time during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, NorwichPicture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 64026728/04/2018 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd


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