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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.

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.

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.

It is a sight Norwich City fans revel in - seeing the Canaries top Ipswich Town.

One club record has already been broken by Norwich City’s surprise success in the Championship this season – and more are in sight.

Liz Nice ponders whether the natural football fan urge to berate certain players isn’t counter productive

Norwich City legend Grant Holt and WWE superstar Paige have teased fans by posing for a photo together and suggested a big announcement would follow next week.

Darren Huckerby, Grant Holt, Teemu Pukki... who’s the odd one out?

WWE superstar Paige has confirmed she will be at the Fightmare wrestling event when it comes to Carrow Road.

City legend Grant Holt has been joined in the ring but a fellow footballing talent.

A familiar face will make a welcome return to his hometown for a special evening of entertainment.

He’s the goal scoring sensation of the season, but will Teemu Pukki be able to overtake some of City’s greatest ever marksmen? CHRIS LAKEY looks at the competition...

Norfolk prospect Chey Veal came up just short in his bold bid to move up a weight category and capture the first title of his promising fighting career at a superb Road to Contenders event in Norwich.

The bargain of the season, a man who brought a party with him to Carrow Road to rival Alex Tettey and ​the Finn firing Norwich City to new Championship heights – MICHAEL BAILEY hails the magic of Teemu Pukki.

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

Norwich City fans went roaring into Carrow Road ahead of the East Anglian derby.

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

A wrestling tournament starring Norwich City football legend Grant Holt has chosen the Big C as its charity partner.

Ahead of East Anglian battle resuming, David Freezer takes a look back at Ipswich manager Paul Lambert’s interviews during 2010-11, when he led Norwich to the bragging rights with an emphatic derby double.

Ian Culverhouse has derby day experience as a City player and coach – but insists it is all about the fans, as he explained to CHRIS LAKEY

A new addition to the regional fight scene calendar launches next month – Road 2 Contenders.

An annual game of remembrance has raised hundreds of pounds for a mid-Norfolk Royal British Legion branch.

Former Norwich City captain Grant Holt will be guest of honour at the kick off of a new artificial football pitch in Wymondham.

He recently triumphed in his first singles match and now Norwich City legend Grant Holt is to headline a wrestling event at Carrow Road.

Norwich City legend Grant Holt body-slammed his way to victory in his first singles wrestling match in Norwich.

Norwich City legend Grant Holt is making his singles bow in the wrestling ring at Epic Studios tonight.

Our interactive Norwich City fanzine The PinkUn Show LIVE from The Woolpack discusses all the big Canaries talking points with club legend Grant Holt.

Norwich City legends and stars of the boxing ring and Love Island villa lined up to support a brave four-year-old with a rare cancer at a charity football match in Dereham on Sunday.

The official team line-ups for a charity football match in support of a mid-Norfolk child diagnosed with a rare form of cancer have been confirmed.

He made himself a legend with Norwich City fans due to his love for rough and tumble in Premier League penalty areas.

It started with a dream to fulfil a poorly boy’s last wishes but now the name Denver Clinton has become a worldwide story of strength and bravery.

The next time you moan about the Canaries not getting enough national media attention, allow me to introduce you to the Moose.

For one lucky Norwich City fan, it was the trip of a lifetime.

Canaries legend Grant Holt is confident Norwich City are moving in the right direction, after spending last week with the squad in Florida.

It’s been quite the week shadowing Norwich City’s warm weather break in Florida but I’m looking forward to Daniel Farke’s team being back in game mode – and it’s clear the players are as well.

Canaries legend Adam Drury is among the touring party in Tampa and spoke to David Freezer about just how impressed he has been with the Norwich City class of 2018.

Wayne Rooney’s inclusion in the latest England squad for a farewell appearance against the USA on Thursday night gave the pinkun.com team an idea…

Some well-earned rest and relaxation was enjoyed by Norwich City’s players during the first full day of their warm weather break in the USA.

Horsford continued their fantastic start to the season with a 5-3 away win at Attleborough Town in the Leathes Prior Veterans League Premiership.

Wayne Rooney has been drafted back into the England squad for a farewell appearance when the Three Lions take on the USA at Wembley on Thursday.

There aren’t too many non-league clubs at Wroxham’s level who can boast to have three former Premier League players in their ranks.

A Norwich City legend swapped footballs for pom-poms to coach a special cheerleading session.

Horsford came out on top in the big clash in the Leathes Prior Veterans League Premiership after beating Cringleford 3-1.

Darren Huckerby, Adam Drury and Grant Holt are just some of the former Norwich City players set to line up against a team of soldiers in a football match in Dereham to raise money for the town’s Royal British Legion branch.

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.

Great Yarmouth Town eased into the second round of the FA Vase thanks to a 3-1 win over Wroxham on Saturday.

The Wellesley plays host to Wroxham for the second time in a matter of days this afternoon, with Great Yarmouth Town desperate to shake off their poor form.

I decided about a week and a bit ago that the next column I write would be about the lasting impact of Alex Tettey.

Grant Holt again led the line for Wroxham as they got back to winning ways in the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division with a 2-0 victory at Great Yarmouth Town.

Wroxham manager Jordan Southgate pulled out a pre-kick off coup when he named his starting XI – and it paid immediate dividends.

Norwich City legend Grant Holt is back in football.

City legend Grant Holt has set his sights on WWE’s WrestlMania after his successful wrestling debut.

If Championship success is built on anything it is the ability to find a way to win a tight game.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Adams Park

Britain’s Got Talent judge Amanda Holden arrived in style to the TV presenter’s star-studded birthday bash.

The Norwich City stands were buzzing with fans at Carrow Road this weekend, despite there being no match on.

It’s been a week for looking back for me.

Making your league debut for Norwich City amid the pressure of derby day may have been a big ask of Max Aarons – but he is not the first to do it.

The atmosphere was noticeably tense yesterday as Norwich fans who stayed at home to watch the most important match of the season yet gathered at Carrow Road.

The build-up to derby day is always difficult to enjoy, so it was great to have the distraction of an impressive Norwich City cup win at Cardiff this week.

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 fans have been sharing their favourite memories of Grant Holt following the announcement that he is retiring from the professional game.

Canaries’ triple player-of-the-year Grant Holt has announced his playing retirement from the professional game.

Norfolk’s Lauren Hemp helped England to a place in the semi-finals of the women’s Under-20 World Cup in France.

Future sports stars in Norfolk will have the chance to be coached by a Norwich City legend after he joined a school’s football team.

Legendary striker Grant Holt is returning to Norwich City, in an initially part-time academy coaching role.

Neil Watts had four consecutive outstanding Ofsted inspections whilst headteacher of Northgate High School in Ipswich. Now the founding member of the Board of both Ofqual and the Complaints Committee of the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO), he tells Gina Long what he loves most about East Anglia

Where is he?

Today is like Christmas Eve for football fans, the day before the big day, as club football returns centre stage across the country.

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.

Appearances may well be deceptive when it comes to Norwich City’s summer signing Teemu Pukki.

As the latest Norwich City kit is unveiled, S is for shirts in our alternative A-Z series. David Freezer looks back on some memorable City strips.

England captain Harry Kane would have shown his potential at Norwich City but for his broken foot – according to the man that helped bring him to Carrow Road, Ewan Chester.

Our Canaries A-Z has reached M for Mohican and other hairstyles. Head of sport Chris Lakey takes a look at some who carried it off, and some who, er, didn’t...

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.

It was back in 2004, with Norwich City heading to the Premier League, that the new Desso pitch was installed at Carrow Road – it’s seen plenty of ups and downs since then but is currently being ripped up and replaced. CHRIS LAKEY looks at some of its best and worst moments...in no particular order

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.

Supporters and players of both Norwich City and Shrewsbury Town have rallied round to show their support for young striker Carlton Morris after news of a serious knee injury.

He is more used to the pitch at Carrow Road than the ring but Canaries legend Grant Holt will be climbing the ropes after signing a contract with the World Association of Wrestling (WAW) creating a Holtamania social media storm.

A Canaries legend is preparing to climb into the ring as he swaps football for wrestling.

Just short of 18,000 people showed their support for the Community Sports Foundation as Norwich City Legends were beaten 2-1 by a star-studded Inter Forever on an entertaining afternoon at Carrow Road.

Legends assemble! The big day has arrived but if you couldn’t make it to Carrow Road for today’s fund-raising exhibition against Inter Forever, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Don’t forget your heroes – it isn’t worth it.

In an age where the selfie is king and almost everyone is armed with a device on which to store their memories, it’s heartening to be able to turn back the clock and see events through the eyes of one man – and his camera.

Nostalgic fun and vital fund-raising will be the order of the day at Carrow Road tomorrow. Here we introduce you to the NCFC Legends and Inter players who will be providing the entertainment in aid of charity.

His touchline actions saw him become a global sensation online – and now David ‘Spud’ Thornhill is returning to Carrow Road action.

Ahead of Sunday’s fund-raising legends exhibition at Carrow Road, Community Sports Foundation trustee Jake Humphrey tells David Freezer all about The Nest.

Two Champions League winners are among five additions as Inter Forever finalise their squad to face Norwich City Legends at Carrow Road on Sunday.

Very few people possess the talent shared by Norwich city legends Darren Huckerby and Grant Holt.

After a tense first season as player-coach, Norwich City legend Grant Holt is looking forward to his Carrow Road return this weekend.

Relegated Premier League outfit Stoke City want to sign Angus Gunn on loan next season – but there may be better offers on the table for Norwich City’s number one.

Harry Kane may have fired blanks at Norwich City but Grant Holt is not surprised he is now rated one of the most feared strikers in the world.

What sort of football team puts David Beckham, Grant Holt and Teddy Sheringham on the subs’ bench? A Norfolk-themed one, says Keith Skipper

Norwich City’s legends squad will not let Andy Marshall forget his Ipswich links but Darren Eadie has called on Canaries fans to lay off his former team-mate.

The finishing touches are being applied to the Norwich City Legends squad as kick-off against Inter Forever looms ever closer.

He led Norwich City on their European adventure and now Mike Walker is returning to Carrow Road to try and gain revenge against Inter Milan.

It’s crunch time at The Walks as King’s Lynn Town face Slough in the Southern League play-off final – Chris Lakey looks at the players Ian Culverhouse will rely upon to earn promotion.

The prayers of the Norwich City Legends squad have been answered with news that Father Philip Mulryne will be making a return to Carrow Road later this month.

Spud’s teaser: Which unwanted record does Wes Hoolahan hold that no other Norwich City player in history has held?

Four former player-of-the season winners have been added to the Norwich City Legends team which will face Inter Forever at Carrow Road next month.

Ian Culverhouse has suggested Simon Lappin could be the man to continue his good work at King’s Lynn Town this summer.

The appreciation being shown for Wes Hoolahan has provided some welcome nostalgia but Norwich City are hitting the right note with their planned tributes so far.

Wes Hoolahan will make his 352nd and final appearance for City on Saturday. Our columnists pick their favourite piece of magic from ‘The Irish Messi’

There aren’t many advantages to being mid-table with two matches still to play but one for Norwich City will be the ability to stage manage Wes Hoolahan’s Carrow Road curtain call.

Ahead of Wes Hoolahan’s final Norwich City game, what do you think a fitting permanent tribute to the outgoing legend would be?

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

People are being urged to help raise funds for the homeless by swapping their beds for a night out in the cold armed only with a sleeping bag and some cardboard.

Has there been a hotter favourite to lift the Barry Butler Memorial Trophy at Norwich City than James Maddison?

Norwich City fans have taken to Ed Sheeran’s instagram to share their thoughts on his latest snap.

As the cliché goes, it’s the hope that kills you.

Head of sport Chris Lakey gets a few East Anglian derby issues off his chest ahead of the latest instalment at Carrow Road.

It’s nigh on impossible to get through this weekend without thinking about THAT match.

Three more members of Norwich City’s 1993/94 Uefa Cup squad have been added to the Canaries Legends team which will be facing Inter Forever at Carrow Road in May.

As the countdown to the 90th league meeting of Norwich City and Ipswich Town continues, we want to hear your favourite East Anglian derby memory.

It’s a chilly Sunday evening in November 2010.

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.

Pugwash, Birdseye, Kirk and Hook.

Every pound, shilling and penny counts at Norwich City now. That message has been routinely rammed home by the club’s top brass at various points this season.

Spud’s teaser: Which player did we sign on the last day of the transfer in March 1997 only to fail the fitness test?

The best thing on television at the moment has to be Inside No. 9.

He may be a chip off the old block but Angus Gunn hasn’t quite surpassed his father for City’s greatest ever save.

Former Norwich City manager Paul Lambert has made a surprise return to the Premier League, after being appointed the new boss at Stoke City.

When Norwich City last produced an impressive cup performance, at the Emirates back in October, it signalled the start of an extended slump in league form, so I’m sure that Daniel Farke will be hoping that the resilient showing against Chelsea will have the opposite effect.

So January is not even a fortnight old and already silly season has well and truly arrived, to use what has become the biggest cliché of the winter transfer window.

The Canaries and the beautiful game have inspired a unique collection of yellow and green-themed art.

Three legendary strikers and a World Cup winner have been added to next year’s legends game between Norwich City and Inter Milan.

King’s Lynn Town will look to consolidate their position at the top of the Evo-Stik Southern Premier Division when they travel to St Neots this evening (kick-off 7.45pm).

Former Norwich City footballer Grant Holt is such a legend he even has a burger named after him.

As a prestige fund-raising game against Inter Milan is announced, David Freezer speaks to Canaries legend Bryan Gunn about next year’s big game.

When former Norwich City captain Grant Holt agreed to brave the elements and sleep rough to support the city’s homeless, he didn’t realise he might be needed to pull the boots on for a match in Hampshire the next morning.

Grant Holt feels he did nothing wrong when leaving King’s Lynn Town for National League side Barrow less than a month after signing for the Linnets.

Stephen Cleeve has ruled out bringing in another big-name player to replace Grant Holt – insisting that it’s all about the football at King’s Lynn Town.

Barrow have confirmed the signing of Grant Holt following the completion of the Norwich City legend’s notice period as a King’s Lynn Town player.

When Stephen Cleeve signed Grant Holt and Simon Lappin a month ago, it is fair to say there were a few reverberations around non-league football.

It was sad to see Ady Gallagher leave his job as Lowestoft Town manager this week - but on hearing the news I immediately had to decide... why?

King’s Lynn Town boss Ian Culverhouse admitted his team got what they deserved following their FA Trophy defeat against Mildenhall Town.

It was the day when little old Norwich City just wouldn’t go away.

Days like these are not just about football. They are about family ties, loyalty and shared experiences.

Avoiding a banana skin and completing an early league double over bottom-of-the-table Gosport Borough is the aim when King’s Lynn make the long journey to the south coast today.

The East Anglian derby has produced many heroes and villains – CHRIS LAKEY takes a look at a few of his favourites

Derby days can create legends, if players can handle the ferocity amid the scrap for local supremacy. David Freezer looks at how the men who have been there and done it before managed their successes.

Derby day can create legends but Norwich City’s prime candidate to join that elite club is facing a battle for fitness.

That sense of dread enveloping any pessimistic Norwich City fan who fears all good things must come to an end in the East Anglian derby should relax. The pressure is firmly on Ipswich Town.

King’s Lynn Town may be joint top of the table but manager Ian Culverhouse is far from happy.

With the memories of financial disaster still fresh in the mind for King’s Lynn Town fans, chairman Stephen Cleeve assures DAVID FREEZER the signing of Grant Holt and Simon Lappin is not a risk.

Opinion: Could Norfolk one day have two senior football teams? Nick Conrad welcomes the ambition of King’s Lynn Town, and shows how West Norfolk would share in the benefits.

The addition of former Norwich City players Grant Holt and Simon Lappin has raised promotion hopes even further at King’s Lynn Town.

The debuts of Norwich City favourites Grant Holt and Simon Lappin provided an enjoyable edge to a hard fought victory as King’s Lynn got back to winning ways in the Southern Premier Division.

King’s Lynn Town boss Ian Culverhouse has named star signings Grant Holt and Simon Lappin on the bench for this evening’s Southern Premier Division clash with Hitchin Town.

He was the main man in the Premier League for Norwich City and Grant Holt is well aware he will be a big-name scalp in the Southern Premier Division – but tells DAVID FREEZER he’s as up for the fight as ever.

Simon Lappin insists he and Grant Holt have not joined King’s Lynn Town as an easy option in the twilight years of their football careers.

Simon Lappin swinging over a cross for Grant Holt…it doesn’t take a massive amount of delving into the nostalgic mind of a Norwich City fan to picture such a scenario.

Former Norwich City favourites Grant Holt and Simon Lappin have been hailed as the “two biggest signings” in the history of King’s Lynn Town by chairman Stephen Cleeve.

King’s Lynn Town have completed a major double swoop this morning, signing former Norwich City stars Grant Holt and Simon Lappin.

King’s Lynn Town have called a press conference this morning to unveil a major new signing, understood to be Norwich City legend Grant Holt.

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.

Norwich City legend Grant Holt is to brave the elements next month to support Norfolk’s homeless - and other Canaries fans are asked to join him.

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

Much acclaim has been sent in the direction of Timm Klose during Norwich City’s defensive revival since the international break but Alex Tettey should also take a great deal of credit.

Opinion: Football clubs should do more to support campaigns against domestic abuse, says Mandy Proctor

Little Mix fans were left queueing for hours as they waited to get into the Little Mix concert.

So far the results of our new NCFC strategy have been very disappointing. Patience is in short supply. Defensive frailties exposed, no cutting edge up front.

Millwall striker Steve Morison spoke to MARK ARMSTRONG for the latest Pink Un magazine and dispelled a few myths about his time at Norwich City.

Key players Wes Hoolahan and Ivo Pinto have the chance to step up their returns to fitness as they return to Norwich City’s starting line-up for this evening’s Carabao Cup first round clash with Swindon Town.

A whopping 6,000 people descended on Norwich city centre this morning (Sunday, August 6) to take part in Run Norwich.

The men’s winner of this year’s Run Norwich stormed across the finish line in a new record time for the 10km footrace.

It is the day 6,000 people have been looking forward to with anticipation, hope and few nerves - Run Norwich.

With just a day to go until the starting horn sounds at Sunday’s Run Norwich, the nerves are starting to build among the 6,000 runners who are asking what is in store.

I am being realistic when I say, after we got Stuart Webber from Huddersfield Town, that what we are going to achieve this season will be the Terriers’ model.

Participants in this Sunday’s Run Norwich are putting in their final training runs for the big day.

A Norwich City Football Club legend will sound the starter horn at this year’s Run Norwich.

Teams from businesses across Norfolk helped to raise more than £4,000 for Norfolk’s sight loss local charity at a golf day.

Hibs have handed Steven Whittaker a three-year deal following his release by Norwich City.

A charity golf day brought out some Norwich City legends to help raise money to support victims of domestic abuse.

Promotion is the aim but Norwich City will be desperate to maintain their grip on the East Anglian derby against Championship rivals Ipswich Town.

Norwich City will host League Two side Swindon Town at Carrow Road in the first round of the League Cup.

Norwich City will discover their opponents for the first round of the League Cup this afternoon.

Sweeping changes at Norwich City under sporting director Stuart Webber are impressing Canaries legend Grant Holt.

241 appearances/0 goals

Grant Holt is sure Paul Lambert will be able to reproduce the magic which made him so successful at Norwich City – if the Scot can find the right ‘project’.

Happy 35th birthday, Wes Hoolahan – Norwich City’s mercurial Irishman who gets better with age.

Back home with another honour in the bag, Norwich City legend Grant Holt chats to Michael Bailey about proving himself all over again, the next chapter in his playing career and any potential Canaries return.

168 appearances/78 goals

Norwich City legend Grant Holt has been released by Hibernian following the expiry of his contract.

A South American man has travelled almost 12,000km to play alongside one of his all-time favourite Norwich City players.

Canaries legend Wes Hoolahan has won the Barry Butler Memorial Trophy for the first time in his nine seasons at Norwich City, winning the public vote for the player of the season award.

Norwich City midfielder Tony Andreu is gearing up for his own play-off push as Dundee United look to reach the Scottish Premiership.

Grant Holt is not ready to call time on his career but revealed he is yet to be offered a new Hibs deal after his goalscoring cameo in Saturday’s Scottish FA Cup semi-final 3-2 defeat to Aberdeen.

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

Norwich City’s recent history against Brighton isn’t bad at all – as long as you can close your eyes tightly enough and try and ignore the first meeting of the current season.

Deepdale hasn’t always been a happy hunting ground for Norwich City.

Russell Martin is wary of the threat likely to be posed by Fulham and a former Norwich City striker at Carrow Road on Friday.

Jim Duffy has admitted he is ‘embarrassed’ by his involvement in a furious pitch-side fracas in the Scottish Championship last night.

With Norwich City spending the international break in limbo, and no that isn’t an exotic location for a warm weather training camp, it feels like it’s all been said about how much sport a sporting director might be directing and whether a head coach is the right way ahead for the Canaries.

Norwich City’s free-scoring midfielder Tony Andreu aims to finish the job and clinch a league and cup double on loan at Scottish Championship outfit Dundee United.

A youngster from Reepham named a lamb after a Norwich City Football Club legend, after winning a competition at Easton and Otley College’s lambing weekend.

Her tweet and Facebook post was shared more than 1,000 times but now Bryony Davies has found the fellow Norwich City supporter who she helped following the match at Carrow Road on Saturday.

It’s days like this when I will most certainly envy Norwich City’s travelling fans.

Several Norwich City legends have taken to Twitter with messages of support ahead of the East Anglian Derby this lunchtime.

Seeing as it’s Derby weekend I’ve figured there’s no real point in beating about the bush – for a City fan, the East Anglian Derby is the game we all relish the most.

Alex Neil has never lost an East Anglian derby. None of his players have either, yet there is a palpable nervousness around this Sunday’s upcoming duel.

Norwich City will be aiming to extend an impressive unbeaten run in the East Anglian derby when they take on Ipswich Town in Sunday’s high noon shoot-out at Carrow Road.

I have noticed that people who don’t come from Norfolk or Suffolk really struggle to grasp the magnitude of the East Anglian Derby.

We have trawled through Norwich City’s all-time Top 100 appearances list and split 20 Canaries into pairs for this week’s quiz - but can you guess which player has played the most games?

There is a danger that today could be more about Paul Lambert than Alex Neil – depending on the time of day.

We thought Norwich City’s season had already reached a natural low point but the Canaries have an uncanny ability to limbo underneath any pole the Championship can put before them.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his snap verdict from Carrow Road

Norwich City loanee Tony Andreu has plenty to look forward to in 2017 at Dundee United.

I’m a sucker for a good number nine - I always have been.

Jonny Howson could be back in a Norwich City shirt this weekend – something that would most certainly warm the cockles on a winter’s day.

After seeing Norwich City’s season slide on to thin ice at Brighton, David Freezer searches for answers amongst the wreckage of a damaging 5-0 defeat.

It’s amazing how quickly that feeling in the pit of the stomach returns after a home defeat.

Rickie Lambert is keen to put a frustrating two seasons behind him to become the main man for Cardiff City this season.

It’s derby day weekend, so of course I will address the game we all look for first on fixtures day – but first I have something of an axe to grind.

Norwich City’s first opening-day win for 14 years has left me with a severe case of number blindness.

Paul Jones was preparing to face Carlisle in League Two today but is instead adjusting to his new surroundings at Norwich City.

Norwich City’s Hall of Famer Grant Holt aims to prove he can still cut it after signing a one-year deal with Scottish FA Cup winners Hibernian.

Goals are the currency Norwich City must find to fire the club’s Premier League promotion push. Chief City correspondent Paddy Davitt has picked out the Championship’s proven strikers who could rifle Alex Neil’s squad back to the big time.

Wes Hoolahan has had a longer route to the top than many of his peers. PADDY DAVITT charts the road to Euro 2016.

As Norwich City prepare for the Championship DAVID FREEZER looks at City’s previous second-tier successes.

Thousands of excited young fans turned out to see an all star cast put on a blockbuster of performance for charity at Carrow Road.

Norwich City know the recipe for successful rebuilding according to Grant Holt.

It’s funny how often football is summed up by those supposedly in the know as being ‘a results business’.

Head of sport Chris Lakey takes a sideways look at the renewal of the East Anglian derby rivalry.

It was supposed to be different this time following those joyous scenes at Wembley last May, but it never really happened for Norwich City. Michael Bailey picks out six lessons from another Premier League relegation.

We take a look back at what was happening to Norwich City this week five, 10, 15 and 20 years ago through the back pages of the Eastern Daily Press and Evening News.

When all’s said and done City lost to Sunderland last week not because of referee Andre Marriner, who was undoubtedly poor, not because the crowd didn’t make enough noise, but simply because on the day they were less clinical than their opponents.

A Norwich law firm’s sports agency is making its name by unearthing hidden gems from football’s lower leagues. MARK SHIELDS reports.

Put club allegiance to one side for a moment and ask yourself who is the Premier League’s stand-out performer this season.

International breaks are annoying at the best of times. However, when one crops up just as your team has got some momentum going, threatens injury to key players and robs us all of any Championship or Premier League action on a long holiday weekend which is traditionally seen as a key point in the season, they are positively infuriating.

Remi Matthews endured a difficult loan debut for Doncaster Rovers in a loss to League One relegation rivals Colchester United.

Given that two weeks ago I predicted 13 points would be needed from Norwich City’s remaining nine games to stay up, this has been a very good fortnight, with almost a third of that total already taken care of.

It’s ten years today since the first tweet was sent. Here are ten of Norfolk’s most powerful tweeters:

They’re very proud of their musical heritage in Wales.

Norwich City cult hero Grant Holt admits a return to Rochdale feels right after signing a short term deal until the end of the season with the League One club.

Carlisle manager Keith Curle has calmed talk about Norwich City legend Grant Holt signing for his hometown club.

Norwich City legend Grant Holt has brought his disappointing spell with Wigan to an end.

This arrived in the post this week with a kind request to pass it on…

I hadn’t watched City live in the FA Cup since the Luton Town debacle and based on a performance against Manchester City that was more anaemic than a vampire’s leftovers I probably won’t bother again for a while.

Christmas, it’s a time for giving, receiving and lists.

What does it mean to Norwich fans to beat Manchester United?

After seeing Norwich City go back to basics to beat Swansea at Carrow Road, David Freezer assesses how Canaries boss Alex Neil can start to build on an encouraging return to winning ways in the top flight.

Vice-chairman of the Swansea City Supporters’ Trust Jim White is hopeful Garry Monk will turn things around in South Wales.

Norwich City’s former cult hero Grant Holt aims to make the most of another shot in the Championship with Wolves after battling back from a hellish knee injury.

In an extract from Tales From The City, Grant Holt talks about his best time as a footballer and how his move to the Canaries almost hit the buffers…

Wes Hoolahan’s electric form has come as no surprise to one of the men to benefit most from the Irishman’s eye for a pass.

Norwich City midfielder Alex Tettey has taken time out to talk about his difficult rise from the dusty streets of Ghana to the top level of football, as he prepares for two of the biggest matches of his career.

Some of the great names in Norwich City’s recent history will be in the city on Sunday for the launch of a new book.

Norwich City captain Russell Martin is searching for a name for his newborn son after one of the most memorable weekends of his life – and we’ve come up with some Canaries-themed suggestions.

Well it was certainly a landmark day for the left. And I’m not referring to Jeremy Corbyn’s victory in the Labour leadership contest and subsequent appointment of Norwich City supporting shadow chancellor John McDonnell.

It will be good to get back into league action today after an international break that seems to have gone on for ever. We’ve all had way too much time to dwell on the events of the past fortnight, and a pall of doom and gloom seems to have descended over Carrow Road.

Will fate deal Norwich City midfielder Jonny Howson a winning hand this weekend?

We have a great guest this week – Canaries’ Hall-of-Famer Grant Holt is joining us for a special Championship play-offs Q&A.

Bradley Johnson would swap being crowned Norwich City’s player-of-the year for Premier League promotion.

Memories are made of special derby tussles against Ipswich, insists Norwich City captain Russell Martin.

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