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A vegan bodybuilder from Norwich, known as the Hench Herbivore, has signed a deal with Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s talent agency,

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.

Setting the Championship record straight is not on Daniel Farke’s agenda as Norwich City aim to take a step closer the Premier League today at Millwall.

Guest columnist MATT GUY looks at the importance of Norwich City’s fringe players over the next dozen games

Paul Lambert is warning those who expect him to repeat his Norwich City success at Ipswich Town it will take much longer.

Steve Sanders, from the excellent Twitter account @NCFCnumbers, comes up trumps ahead of the weekend’s East Anglian derby...

Paul Lambert’s return as Ipswich Town boss provides a fascinating contrast with Daniel Farke. Paddy Davitt detects plenty of common ground between the rivals.

There are obvious similarities between Norwich City trek to Elland Road and a game between the Canaries and Leeds at Carrow Road back in 2010.

The £1.3 million mansion belonging to ex-Norwich City skipper Russell Martin has been snapped up by another former Canary – but who?

Former Norwich City captain Russell Martin has wasted no time in finding a new club after cutting short his brief stay with Walsall.

Russell Martin has cut short his spell as player/coach at League One Walsall for family reasons.

As fund-raising work to complete north Norwich’s new community hub The Nest continues, David Freezer spoke to Community Sports Foundation chief Ian Thornton about his fact-finding trip to the USA.

Wes Hoolahan is a Norwich City legend but there will be no quarter given if he tries to halt the Canaries’ Championship charge in West Brom colours.

Norwich City legend Wes Hoolahan could yet be facing an unexpected reunion with the Canaries this weekend.

Matt Jarvis could be in FA Cup third round action this weekend when Walsall take on Bolton.

Russell Martin thinks Norwich City are strong enough to remain in the Championship promotion race for the rest of this season.

Russell Martin is already looking forward to saying a proper farewell to the Norwich City faithful, alongside former team-mate Wes Hoolahan at Carrow Road next year.

It will be ‘Team Wes’ against ‘Team Russ’ next year, after Norwich City confirmed a special celebration match is being organised to mark the Canaries careers of Wes Hoolahan and Russell Martin.

City’s extended sparkling run of form has rightly seen the likes of Emi Buendia and Teemu Pukki receive the plaudits they deserve.

Former Norwich City defender Russell Martin has revealed that he joined the Green Party and admitted he was regularly subject to ribbing by his Canaries team-mates for his environmental views.

Russell Martin hopes he can bring the same leadership to Walsall that he demonstrated for such a long time at Norwich City.

It’s great to see Canaries legend Russell Martin back in football and taking the first steps in coaching which could one day bring him back to Norwich City.

Run Norwich 2019 will take place on Sunday, July 21 - two weeks earlier than in previous years.

Norwich City head to Derby County in the Championship on Wednesday evening when they will be coming up against a number of familiar faces.

It’s time to summon some of that Wembley spirit, which Norwich City so memorably nailed in the play-off final three years ago.

West Brom boss Darren Moore will make a decision on whether to offer former Norwich City duo Wes Hoolahan and Russell Martin contracts “in the next seven days”.

Tim Krul is Norwich City’s best player.

Bradford City have done it. St Mirren have done it. Closer to home, there are a lot of people in west Norfolk who wish King’s Lynn Town would do it... and sack their manager.

It may be an international break but there was still plenty to be discussed when Norwich City fans put the questions to our Canaries correspondents this lunchtime.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey speaks to Russell Martin about his successes at City, Millwall and what fans can expect this season

There would have been a cruel irony if Russell Martin’s departure last week had preceded a first derby loss since before he joined the club.

Former Canaries’ captain Russell Martin is closing in on a move to Championship rivals West Brom.

With Nelson Oliveira set to stay with Norwich City until January, David Freezer assesses whether the striker can return to first team contention for the Canaries.

The one certainty in football, as in life, is that everything must come to an end.

Derby day exposed where Norwich City are as a club.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Portman Road

Can Norwich City retain the bragging rights over Ipswich Town? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Russell Martin’s nine-year stay at Norwich City has come to an end – CHRIS LAKEY looks at the player whose career was the definition of loyalty to the cause

Norwich City supporters have been thanking Russell Martin for his long service, after the Canaries announced the defender’s contract has been terminated by mutual consent.

Updated Russell Martin leaves Norwich City

Friday, August 31, 2018

Russell Martin has been released by Norwich City on transfer deadline day.

Jordan Rhodes, Grant Hanley, Dennis Srbeny and Tom Trybull are being monitored ahead of Norwich City’s Championship derby trip to Ipswich Town.

It’s deadline day – part two – for EFL clubs and we’ll keep you up to date with all the Norwich City news, views and rumours as the summer transfer window moves to a close.

Daniel Farke insists the Canaries will be ready for any late transfer deadline day drama.

Norwich City will step out at Portman Road on Sunday with arguably one of the least experienced derby day squads in recent history.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from the Cardiff City Stadium

Can Norwich City claim a Premier League scalp? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Daniel Farke is weighing up wholesale changes for Norwich City’s League Cup trip to Cardiff City.

Daniel Farke will make a late call on Grant Hanley for the Championship visit of table topping Leeds United to Carrow Road, after the skipper suffered a shin injury in the midweek win over Preston.

A gym that closed down unexpectedly has left customers wondering if they will get their money back.

Video Norwich City v Preston: The Lowdown

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Norwich City need a win. Alex Neil stands in the way - all you need from team news, quotes and video to expected formations.

Matt Gill has praised the work of Irish winger Simon Power in helping Norwich City Under-23s pick up their first win of the season.

Anthony Spyrou’s late winner has kick-started Norwich City Under-23s’ season, sealing a comeback from 2-0 down to beat Reading 3-2 at Colney.

As speculation linking Timm Klose with a Bundesliga return with Hannover continues in Germany, do you think Norwich City should consider selling the centre-back?

Video Sheffield United v Norwich City: The Lowdown

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Norwich City head to hostile territory at Bramall Lane - get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Those inside Carrow Road witnessed an animated venting of frustration from Daniel Farke on the sidelines on Tuesday night – and City’s head coach was fully justified in the need to let off some steam.

Scottish international Kenny McLean is out until next month after suffering ankle ligament damage in the midweek League Cup win over Stevenage.

Norwich City had until 5pm on Thursday to complete permanent signings in the first transfer deadline of the football summer.

Timm Klose is being touted with a potential return to Germany.

Keeping Ben Godfrey at Norwich City could prove one of the best bits of transfer business this summer for the Canaries.

Stuart Webber is not ruling out a late transfer flurry but feels Norwich City have got it right in the summer scramble.

Norwich City have until 5pm on Thursday to get any permanent business done although, like all English clubs, the Canaries have until the end of the month to sort any loan deals in or out of Carrow Road.

It may have ended in a draw but there were enough positives from Norwich City’s 2-2 draw at Birmingham to send the impressive Canaries contingent home with smiles on their faces and hope for the season ahead.

Norwich City begin their Championship campaign away to Birmingham City this afternoon and we’ve got you covered for the game’s key issues, team news and match details all in one place.

Following the appointment of Grant Hanley as the new Norwich City captain, David Freezer assesses how the Scot can follow in the footsteps of Canaries legends who have also worn the armband.

Ivo Pinto has been understanding of the decision to make Grant Hanley captain for this season, Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has revealed.

Grant Hanley was the obvious candidate to captain Norwich City for head coach Daniel Farke.

Daniel Farke has admitted Nelson Oliveira’s future is uncertain at Norwich City but says the striker remains a part of his squad.

Pre-season continues against Colchester for Norwich City Under-23s today.

Daniel Farke is relaxed about his contract situation at Norwich City.

Norwich City’s Under-23s were also out on tour in Germany with the seniors. Paddy Davitt caught up with Matt Gill to get the inside track on a very successful pre-season trip.

The Canaries held an open training session on the final full day of their German tour at the club’s Klosterpforte base.

Canaries’ head coach Daniel Farke feels there could be a final twist to City’s summer trading - with potentially two out and two in.

Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt hosted a special Canaries’ tour Q&A from Germany in our latest online debate.

Daniel Farke’s Canaries paid for sloppy defensive errors in a 2-1 friendly defeat to Bundesliga 2 side FC Union Berlin in Delbruck on Tuesday night.

Young strikers Adam Idah and Anthony Spyrou were the stars of the show as Norwich City Under-23s thrashed their Borussia Dortmund counterparts 6-0 in a friendly in Germany.

Head coach Daniel Farke has confirmed that Russell Martin is likely to be leaving Norwich City on loan again this season.

City tackle FC Union Berlin on Tuesday night in the second game of their tour. Paddy Davitt offers his take on what pre-season has thrown up so far.

Matt Gill hailed his young Canaries after beating SC Paderborn’s Under-23s 2-1 to complete a friendly double for the club.

Norwich City’s transfer business is not completed yet, head coach Daniel Farke has suggested.

The Norwich City songbook featured some new additions last season, as DAVID FREEZER takes our alternative A-Z series to V, for ‘Viva, Marc Libbra’.

Ivo Pinto’s future may be in doubt but Norwich City supporters have given the right-back their support.

With the arrival of a new right-back it was inevitable that questions about Ivo Pinto’s future would follow. David Freezer assesses the City captain’s options.

Harry Kane is the most popular man in England at the moment but it’s tough for Norwich City fans to avoid a rueful laugh when watching the World Cup success of the former Canaries loanee.

Norwich City’s transfer business is starting to move through the gears. One of the club’s biggest ever signings features in our alternative Canaries’ alphabet. Paddy Davitt looks at B ... for bloopers.

Yanic Wildschut was dealt a tough hand last season. Paddy Davitt assesses whether he can still convince those who matter, in the latest of our report card series

Russell Martin is adamant there was no ‘fall-out’ with Daniel Farke but the Norwich City defender accepts he is not part of the Canaries’ head coach’s plans.

Different backgrounds but the same issue faces Marcel Franke and Sean Raggett. Paddy Davitt assesses how both defenders can catch Daniel Farke’s eye next season, in the latest of our City report card series.

It’s three years since Norwich City beat Middlesbrough 2-0 in the Championship play-off final at Wembley, a day never to be forgotten. But where are they now? CHRIS LAKEY takes a trip down memory lane...

A new season normally equals a new start. Russell Martin appears the exception to the rule at Norwich City. Paddy Davitt assesses the available options for the defender, in the latest of our City report card series.

Leader? No doubt. What about captain? Grant Hanley appears to have all the credentials. Paddy Davitt assesses an impressive first tour of duty from the centre-back, in the latest of our City report card series.

Harrison Reed emerged as a crucial part of Daniel Farke’s plans. Paddy Davitt assesses the chances of a return, in the latest of our summer report card series.

Norwich City defender Jamal Lewis has not been selected for the Northern Ireland squad for upcoming friendlies against World Cup duo Panama and Costa Rica.

Rangers’ top brass have yet to make a final decision on whether Russell Martin will return to Ibrox next season.

Should they stay or should they go? It’s the topic Norwich City fans are discussing as the off-season begins, so here’s your chance to tell us which Canaries you want to keep.

Canaries’ midfielder Kenny McLean’s 11th goal of the season earned Aberdeen a point against Rangers on Tuesday night in the battle for a Europa League spot behind Scottish Premiership champions Celtic.

Do you know what I can’t stand? Yes, I know, my collection of columns suggests it’s pretty much everything.

Life after Wes Hoolahan has officially begun.

Top of Daniel Farke’s in-tray this summer is completing fresh loan deals for a key trio.

Todd Cantwell can savour promotion at loan club Fortuna Sittard on Monday evening with an open top bus tour planned to celebrate clinching a place in the Eredivisie next season.

Canaries’ on-loan defender Russell Martin is preparing to move on from Carrow Road this summer.

As another of the experienced Norwich City players heads for the Carrow Road exit door, David Freezer takes a look at the continuing evolution of the playing squad as the Canaries search for a brighter future.

The tributes have continued to flood in for Norwich City legend Wes Hoolahan ahead of the Irish playmaker’s final game in Canaries colours.

There were a host of Norwich City connections on either side as Rangers beat Hearts 2-1 at Ibrox in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday.

Nearly over, Norwich City fans. Then the real fun and games can begin.

Canaries’ outcast Steven Nasmith wants to know if he is heading for the Carrow Road exit this season - or remains part of Daniel Farke’s plans.

Norwich City Under-23s head coach Matt Gill talks to David Freezer about his first full season in charge of the development squad, during a time of change and additional attention for the Canaries’ academy set-up.

Remi Matthews has returned to Plymouth after a week in Norfolk with his family.

Ben Godfrey helped Shrewsbury return to the automatic promotion places in League One, ahead of the Shropshire side’s trip to Wembley.

Russell Martin is not planning a Norwich City return any time soon.

Steven Naismith played a key role as Hearts got back to winning ways in the Scottish Premiership.

Kenny McLean’s eighth goal of the season and successful shoot-out penalty made sure of a Scottish Cup semi-final for Aberdeen – but he will miss that match through suspension.

Jamal Lewis is the poster boy for Norwich City’s bold approach after his first call up to the Northern Ireland international scene.

Norwich City youngster Jamal Lewis has been handed his first international call-up for Northern Ireland whilst Grant Hanley returns to Scotland squad.

Life in Holland continues to suit Todd Cantwell nicely, after scoring his second goal in five games.

Barnsley’s decision to make an early call to postpone Norwich City’s match at the weekend seemed like an entirely sensible thing to do. At first.

Steven Naismith is finally fit and firing, insists Hearts’ chief Craig Levein, after the Norwich City loanee got off the mark with his first goal of the season.

Russell Martin says he feels revitalised after swapping Norwich City for Glasgow.

Remi Matthews’ remarkable run on loan at League One Plymouth shows no signs of running out of steam, after keeping another clean sheet in the Pilgrims’ 1-0 win over Bradford.

Norwich City may be struggling to score but Russell Martin was delighted to break his drought against some familiar faces in Rangers’ 2-0 Scottish Premiership win over Hearts.

On-loan Norwich City player Steven Naismith could be in for a rough ride in a game of Friends Reunited on Saturday.

An eighth clean sheet of the season for Remi Matthews ensured the remarkable Plymouth revival continued in League One.

Timm Klose ensured his name was indelibly written into derby day folklore with the kind of last-gasp equaliser that leaves supporters with badly bruised shins, horribly hoarse voices and a stranger’s saliva on the back of their necks.

One of Norwich City’s reported defensive targets from last summer could be available on a free transfer at the end of this season.

Wigan defender Donervon Daniels is reportedly being targeted as a summer signing by a trio of Championship clubs, including Norwich City.

Kenny McLean scored his third goal in three games as Aberdeen booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Scottish Cup.

Sean Raggett is on a fairytale rise up the football ladder but Daniel Farke warns the last step will be the toughest.

Remi Matthews kept his seventh clean sheet of the season as the Norwich City loanee helped continue Plymouth Argyle’s remarkable revival in League One.

Former Norwich City academy coach and Rangers’ boss Graeme Murty admits he was ‘shocked’ the Canaries were prepared to let young wide player Glenn Middleton leave on deadline day.

Pugwash, Birdseye, Kirk and Hook.

Daniel Farke insists Norwich City’s transfer strategy is setting the Canaries up for a tilt at Championship promotion - next season.

It wasn’t quite a repeat of the extremely busy summer transfer window of 2017 but January 2018 was still far busier than supporters were expecting.

Norwich City have confirmed their January transfer window business has been concluded and our writers have been keeping you up to date with all the latest news, rumours and deals throughout the day.

City have completed their January transfer window business - four hours before the official 11pm deadline.

Norwich City youngster Glenn Middleton has joined Rangers.

Signing a striker should be the priority for Norwich City on transfer deadline day, if any further business is to be completed.

As Norwich City’s options for ‘homegrown’ players thin, David Freezer takes a look at the EFL selection rules Daniel Farke must stick to.

Despite a late scare at Ross County, Russell Martin is enjoying the early days of his loan spell at Rangers.

Norwich City may have completed the majority of their January transfer window business but do you think Daniel Farke’s squad still needs additions?

Ivo Pinto’s freak car injury will not force Daniel Farke into a panic buy in the closing days of the transfer window.

Norwich City have confirmed the signing of Cuban winger Onel Hernandez from German second tier side Eintracht Braunschweig.

So what have Norwich City got with the signing of Kenny McLean? Michael Bailey spoke to Aberdeen Evening Express’ Sean Wallace about City’s new Scot.

New signings are the order of the day for Norwich City supporters, after seeing their side beaten 2-1 at home by Sheffield United.

Alex Tettey returns after a midweek rest to bolster Norwich City for this afternoon’s Championship battle with Sheffield United at Carrow Road.

Marley Watkins must raise his game to get back into Daniel Farke’s good books at Norwich City.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made just one change to his starting XI for tonight’s FA Cup third round replay at Chelsea – which has been delayed for 15 minutes due to problems on the London Underground.

Dons’ Scottish international, Kenny McLean, is in Norwich City’s sights with the Canaries looking to beat Rangers to the punch.

Ahead of tonight’s FA Cup third round tie at Stamford Bridge, David Freezer looks back on Norwich City’s lengthy history of replays in the famous competition.

At first sight, former doorman and bodybuilder Paul Kerton doesn’t look like the kind of man who dines on borlotti beans, broccoli and flaxseeds.

James Maddison will not have his head turned by a looming Premier League transfer battle, insists Daniel Farke.

We’ve got you covered for all the video preview you could hope for ahead of Norwich City’s trip to Premier League giants Chelsea for an FA Cup third round replay.

Russell Martin has gone - but will he be back?

Long-serving Norwich City defender Russell Martin has completed his expected loan to Scottish giants Rangers until the end of the season.

Daniel Farke expects Cameron Jerome to seal a move to Championship rivals Derby County.

Alex Tettey, Grant Hanley and Mario Vrancic are doubts for Norwich City’s FA Cup third round replay at Chelsea on Wednesday.

Russell Martin will complete his loan move to Rangers this week - with Steven Naismith and Cameron Jerome also reportedly set for Carrow Road exits.

Nostalgia need not be the preserve of the romantics. There is something ‘Lambertesque’ in the resilience of Daniel Farke’s young men.

Tom Trbyull is out of Norwich City’s Championship trip to Bristol City with a back problem - which means at least two enforced changes for the Canaries following Alex Pritchard’s sale.

You can talk all you want about a work in progress but Norwich City’s brave FA Cup tilt against Chelsea was a better indicator a changing of the guard is underway.

Out-of-favour defender Russell Martin has confirmed it is likely he will leave Norwich City on loan during the January transfer window.

Daniel Farke confirmed Sean Raggett is not in his plans for Norwich City’s FA Cup third round tie against Chelsea.

Rangers are yet to make their move for Russell Martin but the Norwich City skipper is reportedly keen to make the move to the Glasgow giants.

As speculation about the future of Canaries veteran Russell Martin persists, David Freezer assesses the likelihood of a January exit for the defender.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from the Pirelli Stadium

Club captain Russell Martin remains a part of Daniel Farke’s plans at Norwich City, despite reports of an imminent loan move to Scottish giants Rangers.

The January transfer window rumour mill is already up and running, ensuring Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke will have plenty to talk about at Colney this afternoon.

Scottish giants Rangers are considering signing long-serving Norwich City defender Russell Martin on loan during the January transfer window, according to reports north of the border.

Footballer – and those who play it in particular - often get a bit of roasting in these pages.

Following the loan exit of Marcel Franke from Norwich City, David Freezer looks at the other fringe players who could leave Carrow Road during January.

Dynamo Dresden will sign Norwich City defender Marcel Franke on loan until the end of the season when the January transfer window opens.

Norwich City footballers visit EACH Quidenham hospice

Union Berlin are monitoring Marcel Franke’s situation at Norwich City, according to German newspaper Berliner Kurier.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Elland Road

Lincoln manager Danny Cowley believes Norwich City’s FA Cup draw with Chelsea may put Sean Raggett’s Canaries debut on hold.

Scottish international Steven Naismith made his long-awaited comeback from injury with a 60-minute run out in Sunday’s 1-0 Premier League Two development win for Norwich City’s U23s against Middlesbrough’s U23s.

Marley Watkins is Norwich City’s latest injury casualty for Friday’s Championship trip to Cardiff City.

Experienced defenders Russell Martin and Marcel Franke were unable to prevent Norwich City Under-23s losing 2-1 to Aston Villa at Carrow Road on Sunday.

Daniel Farke delivered a gloomy injury bulletin on Friday afternoon ahead of Preston’s Championship visit.

Norwich City head to Nottingham Forest tomorrow evening and we’ve got you covered for all the preview videos ahead of the game.

As Canaries fans draw breath after a hectic opening three months of the season, David Freezer looks back on the performances of the Norwich players.

Wales have called up Norwich City forward Marley Watkins again, ahead of two friendly games during the international break.

You have to go a long way to find a derby day record that is as good as Norwich’s recent one against Ipswich.

Peter Grant got the better of his old club with Norwich City’s development squad slipping to a first Premier League Two defeat since August in a 2-0 loss at Fulham’s Motspur Park on Friday.

Daniel Farke held his pre-match press conference on Friday afternoon ahead of Derby County’s Championship visit - and the good news is James Maddison is fit after suffering a calf problem in the midweek League Cup exit at Arsenal.

Ahead of the visit of Derby County this weekend, deputy sports editor, Mark Armstrong, speaks to the man responsible for producing one of the greatest moments in the club’s recent history against the Rams

Norwich City are at home to Derby County this weekend and it’s a chance for all Canaries fans to invest in a hint of nostalgia.

Norwich City boss Daniel Farke has made four changes to his starting line-up for tonight’s Carabao Cup fourth round tie at Premier League giants Arsenal.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made two changes to his starting line-up for today’s East Anglian derby clash at Portman Road.

Ivo Pinto loves the passion of the East Anglian derby but it comes nowhere near the intimidation factor of his previous career posting.

Matt Gill’s development squad picked up their second Premier League Two home win of the season in impressive style against the Saints U23s on Friday night at Carrow Road.

Daniel Farke delivered a double injury boost ahead of Norwich’s City Championship derby at Ipswich.

Ipswich skipper Luke Chambers has hit back at Nelson Oliveira’s comments that Norwich City are ‘a better club’ than their East Anglian rivals.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made three changes to his starting line-up for today’s Championship clash with Hull at Carrow Road.

September was superb for Norwich City, but plenty of fans will head to Carrow Road today hoping to join the party.

Daniel Farke put a brave face to a gloomy injury bulletin at Colney this afternoon ahead of Norwich City’s return to Championship action against Hull City.

Stuart Webber has a wide-ranging brief as Norwich’s football figurehead. He tells Paddy Davitt first team progress and academy development go in tandem.

An opportunity to see the Carrow Road stars in a more challenging environment is coming to Norwich OPEN in October with the launch of a new live game show - Never Mind the Danger.

Here’s a look at some of the great family events taking place across Norfolk this month.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has given winger Josh Murphy an immediate opportunity to bounce back from being dropped in midweek by restoring him to City’s starting XI for this evening’s game at Reading.

Daniel Farke held his pre-match press conference on Friday afternoon ahead of the Championship trip to Reading - and revealed Mario Vrancic and Marco Stiepermann are ruled out for the trip to the Royals.

He may be 35 years old but the magic feet of Wes Hoolahan have still seen the talented Irish playmaker ranked among the top players in the Championship for the new edition of the popular Fifa video game series.

Norwich City forward Marley Watkins has retained his place in the Wales squad for two upcoming World Cup qualifiers.

As a club record for consecutive league clean sheets is set by City’s rejuvenated squad, DAVID FREEZER looks at just how head coach Daniel Farke has fixed his team’s early-season defensive disasters.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke have made four changes to his starting line-up as injuries bite ahead of tonight’s tough Championship fixture at promotion favourites Middlesbrough.

Todd Cantwell kept his cool to slot a late penalty at 10-man Reading on Monday afternoon, to stretch the Canaries’ unbeaten run to three games in Premier League Two.

Grant Hanley has retained his place in Gordon Strachan’s squad for Scotland’s crunch upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Slovakia and Slovenia - but there is no place for either Russell Martin or Steven Naismith.

Mario Vrancic has been ruled out Norwich City’s Championship trip to Middlesbrough on Tuesday - with Marco Stiepermann and Wes Hoolahan rated major doubts.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made two changes to his starting XI for this afternoon’s Championship clash with in-form Bristol City at Carrow Road.

Daniel Farke held his pre-match press conference on Friday afternoon ahead of the Championship home game against Bristol City - and our correspondents had all the headline news from Colney.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has made five changes for this evening’s Carabao Cup third round tie at Brentford.

Daniel Farke pledged to ring the changes but make no mistake Norwich City’s head coach is targeting a place in the last-16 of the League Cup at Brentford’s expense.

The possibility of grinding out a 1-0 win away from home three weeks ago couldn’t have felt much more unlikely.

Norwich City defender Russell Martin was given some match action during the Canaries’ under-23s’ 1-1 draw against Blackburn Rovers on Sunday.

Daniel Farke held his pre-match press conference on Friday afternoon ahead of the Championship visit to high-flying Sheffield United - and there was an injury body blow for prolific striker Nelson Oliveira.

Judging by the full-time reaction to City’s Brewer’s droop at home to Burton, Daniel Farke’s honeymoon period is well and truly over.

Football is increasingly becoming a contrived and convoluted numbers game, brought into sharp focus by the media’s clamour to provide fans with possession statistics, shots on goal counts or the amount of kilometres individual players have travelled during their 90 minutes on the pitch.

It’s good to see some old friends at the start of September.

Daniel Farke is enjoying the feeling of being spoilt for choice after his Norwich City shake up paid dividends in a 1-0 Championship win over Birmingham City.

Norwich City got their Championship season up and running with a 1-0 victory over Birmingham City at Carrow Road.

Worries about the early stages of life under Daniel Farke have eased significantly after the German unveiled a ruthless side of his personality.

Changing formation and personnel to earn a much needed 1-0 home win over Birmingham has earned Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke a great deal of praise this evening.

Norwich City have got their Championship season back on track with a desperately needed 1-0 victory over Birmingham City at Carrow Road.

New signing Grant Hanley is fit and ready for action if Norwich City need him against Birmingham on Saturday.

Birmingham City – a team I managed to score a few goals past – are tomorrow’s visitors to Carrow Road in a bottom-of-the-table clash, with both clubs on four points, having won just one league game this season and losing their last two.

With no Norwich City game this weekend due to the international break, we sent DAVID FREEZER to Lincoln to check on one of the Canaries’ new signings.

After the weekend’s utterly dismal result away at Millwall it would probably be daft of me not to address the enormous elephant in the room that is City’s defence.

Birmingham City have had a £3.5m offer for reported Norwich City target Aden Flint rejected.

“We want our money back” was the disgusted chant fired out from around 1,800 travelling Norwich City fans after seeing Millwall bully their team in a 4-0 defeat at The Den.

On a difficult afternoon at The Den our player watch focused on Canaries goalkeeper Angus Gunn in the pressure-cooker atmosphere at Millwall, seeing four goals fly past him in a miserable 4-0 defeat.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from the Den.

Norwich City have slumped to an emphatic 4-0 defeat to Millwall amid the hostile atmosphere of The Den, crumbling to a 3-0 deficit before the break.

Norwich City forward Marley Watkins has been named in the Wales squad ahead of two World Cup qualifiers during the upcoming international break.

Nelson Oliveira and Harrison Reed’s late blockbuster sealed Norwich City’s first Championship win of the new season in a 2-0 victory over QPR at Carrow Road on Wednesday night.

Nelson Oliveira and Harrison Reed’s late blockbuster sealed Norwich City’s first Championship win of the new season in a 2-0 victory over QPR at Carrow Road on Wednesday night.

Daniel Farke made an impassioned plea to Nelson Oliveira to prove he is one of the Championship’s best strikers after delivering his final verdict on the fallout from his Fulham spat.

Marco Stiepermann is ready to be unleashed on Swindon Town in Norwich City’s League Cup first round bow.

First hurdle cleared, with plenty to be pleased about. That will be the mindset of Canaries head coach Daniel Farke as he reflects on his first competitive match in English football.

Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke has brushed off the burden of history as he tries to lift the Craven Cottage curse, ahead of his Championship bow at Fulham.

Squad numbers for the 2017-18 Championship season have been confirmed by Norwich City.

Adversity appears the central theme of Norwich City’s pre-season build-up.

As pre-season comes to a close for Norwich City, DAVID FREEZER assesses the progress of the seven new players in City’s squad ahead of the Championship opener at Fulham.

Daniel Farke is preparing for a red letter day at Carrow Road against Brighton. Paddy Davitt assesses how the German’s Norwich City squad is shaping up.

The Championship countdown to Fulham continues at Charlton on Tuesday night. City fans have voted in their thousands for who should start at Craven Cottage.

Norwich City’s preparations for the new Championship season will step up a gear this week in Germany.

Ivo Pinto is set to miss the start of the Championship season with a hamstring injury, revealed head coach Daniel Farke after Tuesday’s 2-2 friendly draw at Stevenage.

Daniel Farke has full faith in Stuart Webber to plug the gaps in Norwich City’s squad ahead of the Championship kick-off.

Laying foundations for success is proving far from straight forward for Norwich City in pre-season but it hasn’t stopped Daniel Farke’s side from scoring 10 goals in two games.

Defensive options are becoming a pressing concern for Daniel Farke but the Norwich City head coach is confident reinforcements are on the way.

If there is one common trait possessed by dads across the world, it’s their ability to tell a bad joke.

Norwich City’s brave new world will allow the club’s youngsters to make their mark next season, according to Russell Martin.

Harry Kane’s difficulties during a loan spell at Norwich City are well documented, but Russell Martin says then it was clear there was a good footballer struggling to get out.

With the curtain coming down on the season, we look back at a memorable clash between Norwich City and QPR – when both were challenging for the ultimate prize.

The Stuart Webber revolution is well and truly under way and exciting times are ahead for our fine Norwich City Football Club.

John Ruddy plays his 243rd and final Norwich City game on Sunday against QPR - and we want City fans to say their goodbyes ahead of his Carrow Road farewell.

Left-back Harry Toffolo and goalkeeper Declan Rudd will remain with Norwich City next season, after having one-year options in their contracts activated.

Which Norwich City player performed best in the 3-3 Championship thriller at Leeds United? Let us know by casting your vote in the poll on this page.

Norwich City are saving their best for last, as they got a small bit of their own back on Chris Hughton and Brighton – MICHAEL BAILEY brings you his six lessons learned from the weekend.

April 21, 2011, Portman Road, Ipswich Town v Norwich City.

Plenty of sub-plots ahead of Chris Hughton’s first competitive return to Carrow Road, but the big question is can Norwich City halt Brighton’s bid to clinch the Championship title?

James Maddison struck on his Norwich City league debut to seal a first Championship away victory since February 4.

If ever there was a week to sum up Norwich City’s season it has to be the last seven days!

After Norwich City’s unpredictable season hit new levels in the stylish thrashing of Reading, DAVID FREEZER looks at five highs and PADDY DAVITT at five lows in a campaign of Jekyll & Hyde proportions

As the latest loop in the Norwich City roller-coaster leaves fans wondering what could have been, David Freezer assesses what was learned during the thrashing of Reading.

A last hurrah or the dawn of a new era at Norwich City? Time will tell, but the Canaries’ historic 7-1 Championship win over play-off chasing Reading was a day to savour at Carrow Road.

Pink Un Matchday returns to Carrow Road, as the crew review Norwich City’s incredible 7-1 win over Premier League hopefuls Reading.

Alan Irvine savoured Norwich City’s best display of the season in a 7-1 Championship rout against Reading.

Can you answer this question? Why would the likes of Jonny Howson, Ivo Pinto and Alex Pritchard stay next season? Especially Pritchard, the creative output Norwich City have missed all season. It breaks my heart that Alex Neil didn’t have faith in him. He is displaying exactly what we’ve been missing – an instant influence against Villa last weekend, his passing is fluent and pinpoint, always turning on the ball to heap pressure on our opposition.

Russell Martin admitted it himself – he would be “peppered from pillar to post” for talking to the media following yet another dismal Norwich City performance.

It was just over a week ago that I wrote my Norwich City column on the players I would keep at Carrow Road and those I would get rid of if I was manager.

Gallery Huddersfield 3 Norwich City 0

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Norwich City crashed to a pathetic 3-0 Championship defeat at promotion hopefuls Huddersfield Town on Wednesday.

Ten players are surplus to requirements at Norwich City this summer, according to our latest poll.

Steven Naismith admits time is running out to fulfil his dream with Scotland.

Russell Martin called it right. This set of Norwich City players are now on notice.

Norwich City’s set piece woes surfaced again as relegation-threatened Bristol City hit back late to earn a 1-1 Championship draw.

Mitchell Dijks has been labelled a ‘beast’ by Alex Neil for his impressive impact since arriving from Ajax - but is he Norwich City’s best-ever loan import?

Five Norwich City players took a break from training last week to don red noses in support of Red Nose Day 2017.

Norwich City extended their unbeaten league streak to four matches at Wigan last night but were left disappointed to have not made that four wins on the spin.

A departing chief executive, the completion of transfers on deadline day and a win away from home. Even by Norwich City’s standards this season that’s a lot to digest in the space of five days.

Timm Klose’s goal against Birmingham City on Saturday was a landmark moment in Norwich City’s season and not just because of the harrowing assault the big defender carried out on the corner flag by way of eccentric celebration.

Which Norwich City player performed the best in the 3-1 Championship win against Wolves? Let us know by casting your vote in the poll on this page.

Norwich City writers Michael Bailey and David Freezer, plus Archant Norfolk Head of News Ian Clarke discuss the Canaries’ destructive defeat at the EFL Championship’s bottom club, Rotherham United.

Which Norwich City player performed the best in the 2-1 Championship defeat against Rotherham? Let us know by casting your vote in the poll on this page.

Norwich City’s ill-judged FA Cup pricing policy did nothing to build bridges but Alex Neil’s squad salvaged another depressing Carrow Road affair.

Which Norwich City player performed the best in the 2-2 FA Cup third round draw against the Saints? Let us know by casting your vote in the poll on this page.

Which Norwich City player performed the best in the 0-0 Championship draw against Brentford? Let us know by casting your vote in the poll on this page.

Brentford 0 Norwich City 0

Saturday, December 31, 2016

Norwich City had a man sent off for the second consecutive Championship game but hung on for a 0-0 New Year’s Eve draw at Brentford.

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