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Norwich City correspondent and sports journalist Michael Bailey signs off after almost 12 years with the Eastern Daily Press, Norwich Evening News and with one final column.

Norwich City play the fourth match of their pre-season preparations at Colney Training Centre, with a behind closed doors visit from Championship side Brentford (4.30pm) - and you can follow all the action live with our reporters.

Daniel Farke is a pleased man after Norwich City achieved one of their big recruitment goals this summer with the arrival of Sam Byram.

Norwich City star Mario Vrancic has finally earned his own promotion reward, as the Canaries star became the latest to sign a new deal at Carrow Road.

Norwich City have named their travelling first-team squad, as they take their Premier League preparations on pre-season tour to Germany.

Christoph Zimmermann has had to wait 16 years for his Premier League dream to become reality - so another six weeks shouldn't be a problem.

Take in our footage and images as Norwich City open their Colney doors to pre-season training, ahead of their Germany tour and Premier League return.

Norwich City centre-back Christoph Zimmermann is set to miss the start of the season, after undergoing knee surgery last week.

Watch and read the third edition of our EXCLUSIVE new Canaries documentary series, as figures from the club's past tell their Norwich City Story. Next up: Former City captain, Leeds and Sheffield Wednesday centre-back Jon Newsome - in his own words.

There will be tough days ahead - but Chris Sutton hopes Norwich City fans will see the bigger picture on their Premier League return.

There's a new goalkeeper on the way - but what does it mean for those waiting for him at Norwich City? Canaries correspondent Michael Bailey takes a look at the situation.

Young Norwich City winger Simon Power will get a season to impress in Scotland, after joining Premiership new boys Ross County on loan.

Highly-rated youth striker Adam Idah has signed a new long-term deal with Norwich City - and been promoted to Norwich City's Premier League squad in the process.

Crystal Palace are reportedly preparing a £10m bid for Norwich City right-back Max Aarons - and presumably also preparing for it to be turned down.

Kenny McLean has become the latest of Norwich City's Championship winners to sign a new contract ahead of their Premier League career bow.

Stuart Webber will make sure Norwich City avoid Huddersfield's Premier League pitfalls - according to one of his former coaches.

Norwich City goalkeeper Tim Krul, former players, celebrity fans and fanatic supporters - they've all had their say on the Canaries' 2019-20 Premier League fixture release.

Our interactive Norwich City fanzine The PinkUn Show returned for a summer special, bringing you live reaction to the release of the 2019-20 Premier League fixtures.

Potential ticket touting, unreasonably expensive for families and season ticket holders - it's fair to say Norwich City's new membership scheme met significant criticism.

Ben Kensell is confident Norwich City have got their new membership scheme right - capping casual Premier League tickets at £30 in the process.

It's a significant change to how supporters will follow Norwich City in the Premier League next season - Michael Bailey assesses the Canaries' new membership plans.

The devil is in the detail, they say - so how will Norwich City's new membership scheme work? MICHAEL BAILEY takes you through the key details.

Teemu Pukki can cut it in the Premier League for Norwich City - so says a certain Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Norwich City's collective strength will continue to be their biggest asset, as far as Ben Kensell is concerned.

Norwich City will renew acquaintances with BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION next season - but for the first time in the Premier League. Michael Bailey looks at some previous encounters.

Norwich City winger Onel Hernandez has signed a new deal, tying him to Carrow Road until the summer of 2023.

While potential new faces grab the headlines, it's the group waiting for them that shows how healthy things at Norwich City really are - MICHAEL BAILEY looks into the Canaries' current contract state of affairs within their squad.

Benfica may like the idea of signing Teemu Pukki - but to Norwich City fans, their star striker is priceless.

Portuguese giants Benfica have been linked with a summer swoop for Norwich City striker Teemu Pukki.

Norwich City are on the verge of confirming their first signing of the summer, with Manchester City forward Patrick Roberts joining on a season loan.

The final part of our 2018-19 EFL Championship season review is here as former Norwich City striker Dean Ashton join us alongside @NCFCnumbers statistics guru, Steve Sanders.

The penultimate part of our 2018-19 EFL Championship season review is here as Stuart Hodge join us alongside @NCFCnumbers statistics guru, Steve Sanders.

Norwich City will renew acquaintances with Paderborn, as the Canaries confirmed one of the fixtures of their pre-season tour to Germany.

The latest in our 2018-19 season report cards sees Michael Bailey assess the impact of a man who led Norwich City at their best - and may be even more valuable come the Premier League. Here's to you, Moritz Leitner.

Everton and Wigan can both thank Norwich City to a tune in excess of £1m - despite their transfers having so little to do with the Canaries' Premier League return.

The summer offers may come - but Tim Krul believes Norwich City's young stars are already at the right place for their careers.

In our latest report card from Norwich City's supreme season, MICHAEL BAILEY hails Christoph Zimmermann - a young leader who truly came of Championship age.

Reported January target Chris Willock could be available to Norwich City this summer - if they can broker a deal with Benfica.

In our latest report card from Norwich City's stunning 2018-19 season, MICHAEL BAILEY gives a nod to Jamal Lewis - A man who built so successfully on his debut season and in the process, became one of the EFL Championship's best.

Timm Klose has other options but admitted a Premier League return with Norwich City tops his list.

In our latest Norwich City report card reviewing the 2018-19 Championship season, MICHAEL BAILEY looks at a man who went from potential to the EFL's best: Max Aarons.

Norwich City's Premier League reunion with Chris Hughton is on hold, after Brighton sacked the former Canaries boss - one day after the 2018-19 season ended.

Norwich City are returning to the Premier League - Michael Bailey posts his half-dozen preparations for the Canaries and for us all, ahead of next season.

Norwich City's recruitment ahead of the season, led by Kieran Scott, was a key driver of their Championship title success - none more so than the arrivals of Emi Buendia and Teemu Pukki.

Norwich City will aim to repeat their Championship trick in the Premier League - and the man that has helped lead their stunning recent transfer recruitment is up for the challenge.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey speaks to head of recruitment Kieran Scott about some - but not all - of the secrets behind the Canaries' transfer strategy

Youth products. Expansive football. The themes of Norwich City's Championship title success are well known. They are also familiar to those from another bygone Canaries era - as MICHAEL BAILEY discussed with City Hall of Fame member Ruel Fox.

Our interactive Norwich City fanzine The PinkUn Show rounds off a fabulous season - by saying thank you for the Championship title and all it means.

Wes Hoolahan had already enjoyed an emotional farewell to Norwich City - so this time, it was all about having a good time.

Watch the build-up, the game and the Norwich City first team's latest Championship title celebrations LIVE as Team Russ versus Team Wes plays out at Carrow Road.

Champions! That's what we really learned from Villa Park - but Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey had a go at finding six more lessons from the Canaries' Aston Villa victory.

Norwich City won the Championship in a way that befitted champions - and it made the smile on Teemu Pukki's face just that little bit bigger.

Every second of every game - even for a man of football experience, this Norwich City season was the most special of campaigns for Tim Krul.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey delivers his video verdict and analysis from the celebrations, as the Canaries claim the Championship in style with victory at Aston Villa.

After a season of proving their progress, Kenny McLean is aiming to finish Norwich City's job with the Championship title.

Teemu Pukki is confident the Premier League challenge won't change Norwich City's humble and hard-working ethos.

As the analysis delves deeper into Norwich City's stunning Championship success, Canaries correspondent Michael Bailey throws up a new theme that helped lead an unfancied side back to the Premier League.

The Canaries bond has played its part in bringing the Premier League back to Norwich City - but now its time to move on. MICHAEL BAILEY spoke to Zoe Ward on the club's decision to pay back their loan.

Watch our interactive Norwich City fanzine The PinkUn Show, this week live and primed for a Premier League party.

Christoph Zimmermann spent 18 months intrinsically linked to 'the fourth tier of German football' - and now he's set for the Premier League. MICHAEL BAILEY pays tribute to a real Norwich City leader of success.

Our Norwich City correspondents answered your questions in our latest (and first Premier League promotion) online debate.

Proving people wrong and hailing the best coach in the Championship - Norwich City's promotion party was a standard night's work for Stuart Webber.

Stuart Webber admitted his relief as Norwich City "climbed Everest" to earn their Premier League return.

Follow all the key reaction, sights and scenes from Carrow Road as Norwich City secure their Premier League return with automatic promotion from the 2018-19 EFL Championship - following victory over Blackburn Rovers.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey delivers his video verdict and analysis, as the Canaries secure their Premier League return with victory over Blackburn Rovers at Carrow Road.

In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey talks national gaze and the Premier League prize with someone who has been there and done it at Carrow Road - Robert Green.

The hierarchy at Norwich City feel 'overwhelmed' by the incredible support being shown for the club's push for promotion to the Premier League.

It has been a season of monumental change, hope and delight.

Die-hard Norwich City fans are eyeing a Canaries badge of honour and a memorable away day after moving quickly to buy all of the 5,000 tickets on sale for next month's game at Wigan.

His remarkable rise to the Premier League from the ninth tier of English football has been told in his own words for the first time.

It doesn't sound many - but anyone can become a promotion hero in just eight games. Michael Bailey looks at what the Championship run-in has in store for Norwich City and their 10 fellow promotion condenters.

Norwich lead Sheffield United and Leeds ahead of the final push for Championship promotion. Paddy Davitt looks at the contrast of styles between the leaders.

Football's relationship with the English language can be fast and loose.

It's the fastest growing trend in childbirth, reported to be favoured by royal mums Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle and recently used by East Anglia-based TV presenter Jake Humphrey and his wife Harriet.

Daniel Farke is aiming to emulate Nigel Worthington's Canaries' title success, but after meeting the Northern Irishman he knows why Norwich City is a special club.

Northern Ireland ace Jamal Lewis believes international football has helped make him one of the most sought-after defenders outside the Premier League, after playing his part in a winning start to Euro 2020 qualifying.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke and a rump of his promotion-chasing squad are proudly flying the flag for German football.

Norwich City's England Under-20 international Ben Godfrey is reportedly a summer target for Premier League giants Manchester United.

He's 19 years old, already representing his country and has tasted defeat only three times in over 30 games of first team football.

Norwich City legends Wes Hoolahan and Russell Martin see similarities in Daniel Farke's title chasers to the promotion winning team of 2011 that they both played such key roles in.

Sitting enjoying a wonderful performance of Verdi's Requiem by the Norwich Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir recently, the inadequacies of St Andrew's Hall soon became apparent.

There is a former Norwich City manager, who will remain nameless, that had a vastly different approach to blooding youngsters compared with Daniel Farke.

Norwich City's scouting brains aim to stay one step ahead of the pack again this summer.

Russell Martin may not approve of Paul Lambert taking over at Ipswich Town - but the Norwich City legend is backing his former manager to rebuild the relegation-bound Blues.

Norwich City's Championship rivals Birmingham City have been deducted nine league points with immediate effect for breaching league rules on profitability and sustainability.

Daniel Farke may have declared Norwich City's season a success, after beating Rotherham United, but it is clear he has loftier ambitions in mind.

Norwich City's prolific striker Teemu Pukki is Premier League class, insists the man who gave him his big break at international level.

Norwich City have been linked with a summer move for Olympiacos winger Giorgos Masouras.

Norwich City have got Neil Warnock's vote to follow his Cardiff City to the Premier League - now Daniel Farke has found a plan B.

In a season of stand-out performers, it feels almost unfair that only one will hold the Barry Butler Memorial Trophy aloft at the end of the season.

Transfer plans are already in place at Norwich City, regardless of which division Daniel Farke's team will be playing in.

The Premier League dream may be within touching distance but Ben Godfrey knows there is much hard work required for Norwich City to seal the deal.

Attacking midfielder Josh Martin has joined the youth ranks at Norwich City from Premier League giants Arsenal.

Daniel Farke on a horse? David Freezer finds out the story behind the terrace chant which is fast becoming a popular part of Norwich City's push for promotion.

Harry Toffolo has praised Norwich City's faith in young players this season, despite it contributing to the end of his long association with the Canaries.

Daniel Farke declared Norwich City's season a success after beating Rotherham 2-1 - but the Championship leaders are not stopping here.

Beauty may lie in the eye of the beholder but this was a Norwich City Championship win to sit on the same pedestal as the Canaries' sexiest football this season.

The brother of tragic Norwich City footballer Justin Fashanu has admitted he was "a monster" to him when he came out as gay.

Norwich City have been linked with a summer swoop for Manchester United's highly-rated on loan Sheffield United keeper Dean Henderson - if they seal promotion to the Premier League.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his Rotherham United verdict after the Canaries' hard-fought 2-1 Championship win

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