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

The scoreboard tells the story at the end of the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich

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 - Credit: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

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.


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*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.

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*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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