Todd Cantwell played the full 90 minutes in a welcome return to the Norwich City ranks but the young Canaries slipped to a 3-0 Premier League International Cup home defeat on Wednesday against Athletic Bilbao Under-23s.
Alfie Payne is looking to follow in some illustrious steps when Norwich City’s Under-23s embark on their Premier League International Cup quest against Athletic Bilbao’s U23s on Wednesday at Carrow Road (KO 7pm).
Norwich City duo Jamal Lewis and Michael McGovern are part of Northern Ireland’s squad for an upcoming friendly against Republic of Ireland on November 15 and a Uefa Nations League clash against Austria at Windsor Park three days later.
Context is everything in football. Two years ago Norwich City had been top of the table and clearly among the promotion pace-setters under Alex Neil – but all was not well, a feeling of unease undermined a very positive start to the season.
Timm Klose just can’t stop scoring! The central defender was the two-goal hero to earn Norwich City a superb 2-1 win away to promotion hopefuls Nottingham Forest, coming back from behind with an excellent performance.
It was around this time 12 months ago the Canaries’ season plunged into a tailspin. Paddy Davitt assesses the prospect of avoiding a repeat ahead of the return to league action at Nottingham Forest this weekend.
Forget playing systems, altered recruitment policies and tightened belts – Norwich City’s biggest changes are coming at their training base. Michael Bailey gets to sample the Canaries’ new reality and redevelopment at Colney.
As Norwich City move into the Championship play-off positions with their fourth consecutive league victory, Canaries correspondent David Freezer looks at the key talking points from the 1-0 home win over Wigan.
Last week was pretty remarkable – achieving league wins against three very different types of opponent with Grant Hanley sidelined for every game, and Onel Hernandez for the last two, was beyond the wildest dreams of most City fans.
In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent and PinkUn Show host Michael Bailey assesses the Canaries’ success at bridging the biggest obstacle that has faced their Colney academy production line.