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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.

Six consecutive wins and the same starting XI for six successive matches - there's no chance of Daniel Farke making changes to his Norwich team at Middlesbrough, is there?

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

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.

Moritz Leitner has admitted being part of Norwich City's Championship promotion charge has made him fall in love again with football.

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

Can Warnie do Norwich City a favour in the Championship title race? Get in the mood with video, quotes, betting odds, predicted line-ups and squad news.

Daniel Farke has no fresh injury concerns but no shortage of selection posers for Norwich City's Championship trip to Rotherham United.

Norwich City eased back to the top of the Championship after a tense 3-2 win over Hull City at Carrow Road on Wednesday night.

Daniel Farke has a clean bill of health for Norwich City's Championship test against Hull City at Carrow Road on Wednesday night.

Daniel Farke stopped short of saying 'I told you so' but warned Norwich City must keep grinding to seal promotion to the Premier League.

Pertinent of Daniel Farke to slap the blinkers on Norwich City in the Championship title race on the eve of the Cheltenham Festival.

Norwich City have stuck with the same starting XI for the fourth consecutive game, as Kenny McLean holds off the challenge of the fit-again Moritz Leitner in midfield for tonight's Carrow Road clash with Swansea.

Working out how many points Norwich City need to reach the Premier League is not keeping Daniel Farke awake at nights. Who makes his starting line up is a different matter entirely.

Todd Cantwell, Ivo Pinto and Louis Thompson are all fit and available for selection for Norwich City's Championship test against Swansea City at Carrow Road on Friday night.

Stuart Webber says Norwich City's young guns have formed an irresistible alliance with the club's fans on the march towards Championship promotion.

Daniel Farke is maintaining the rhetoric that City were touted for a mid-table finish, so everything thereafter is a bonus as part of his strategy to keep the players focused and the pressure off, and quite rightly so.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt has posted his marks following the Canaries' 3-1 Championship win against Millwall.

Todd Cantwell is ruled out of Norwich City's Championship test at Millwall with a quad injury.

Sentiment will be in short supply when Daniel Farke decides his central midfield axis for Norwich City's Championship trip to Millwall.

Daniel Farke may welcome the headache but who holds the middle ground for Norwich City in Saturday's Championship trip to Millwall is a hot selection topic.

Norwich City are the comeback kings in the Championship this season, after fighting back to win from a losing position for an impressive fifth time.

Listen to the latest edition of the PinkUn Norwich City Podcast as we review a vital victory over Bristol City and look ahead to a revenge mission at Millwall.

You know the season's home straight is in sight when teams have to start worrying about the sun being in the goalkeeper's eyes when they are defending the Barclay end of Carrow Road.

It's fair to say Norwich City have dealt with their fair share of treatment room torment this term.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his Bristol City verdict after the Canaries' stirring 3-2 Championship comeback win

Norwich City boss Daniel Farke is in no rush to fast track either Moritz Leitner or Philip Heise into his frontline plans.

As the Championship season nears its critical phase, Matt Guy looks at the strengths of the top four

Norwich City midfielder Mario Vrancic has made a rapid recovery from his ankle injury and is in contention for Bristol City's Championship visit.

Norwich City's 'likely lads' Teemu Pukki and Marco Stiepermann are a special dish for Daniel Farke.

Listen to the latest edition of the PinkUn Norwich City Podcast as we discuss Preston, Bolton and the Canaries' Bristol City challenge.

Our Norwich City correspondents Paddy Davitt and Michael Bailey answer your questions in our latest pinkun.com online debate.

You know you are doing something special when the manager of Norwich City's vanquished opponents, Bolton Wanderers, lavishes praise on the Canaries.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt has posted his marks following the Canaries' 4-0 romp at Bolton Wanderers.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Bolton Wanderers after the Canaries' Championship win

Norwich City midfielder Alex Tettey has been ruled out for weeks with ankle ligament damage while Emi Buendia and Marco Stiepermann are doubts for this weekend's Championship test at Bolton Wanderers.

After the Norwich City penalty woes continued at Preston, David Freezer takes a closer look at the spot-kick issues which are becoming a costly problem amid the pressure of a Championship promotion push.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from Preston North End

Two more assists may have Norwich City fans raving about Argentine talent Emi Buendia but his head coach is even more pleased with the attacker's work ethic.

Norwich City fans can revel in their derby dominance but head coach Daniel Farke won't afford his players the same luxury.

Tom Trybull has recovered from the foot injury suffered in the 3-1 Championship win at Leeds to face arch rivals Ipswich Town on Sunday - but the Canaries are monitoring Ben Godfrey and Todd Cantwell.

There is no chance of Norwich City taking things lightly come the East Anglian derby with Ipswich Town - according to two of their key stars.

Norwich City versus Ipswich Town is top versus bottom in the Championship at Carrow Road on Sunday. Here's everything you need to know about the big game.

Ben Godfrey knows all about derby day pressure, after surviving calls for a red card just four minutes after coming on at Ipswich earlier this season.

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

The battle lines are being drawn up for the 90th league derby between Norwich City and Ipswich Town. It's a scrap which players on both sides have little experience of though.

Updated Mario Vrancic lifts PFA fans' award

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Mario Vrancic is the PFA fans' Championship player-of-the-month for January.

A derby date with Ipswich Town is the perfect way for Daniel Farke to get his promotion-chasing Norwich City to forget the epic high against Leeds United.

When you listen to Stuart Webber talk about Norwich City you are left in no doubt that the club is in safe hands.

While Chris Wilder has assumed the role of pantomime villain for many City fans it's only fair to give him credit for the development of a team which resembles the footballing equivalent of a cockroach in terms of their apparent indestructability.

Alex Tettey is back for Norwich City's Championship clash at Leeds United.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey looks at Philip Heise's deadline day move and how Canaries' chief Daniel Farke plans to use the former Bundesliga star following his early arrival from Dynamo Dresden.

Headlines may be the preserve of others but Marco Stiepermann is emerging as an indispensable asset to Norwich City's promotion quest.

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

Have the Canaries got their mojo back at just the right time?

Emi Buendia is fit for Norwich City's Championship test against Sheffield United - but Louis Thompson and Carlton Morris face 10 weeks out after fresh injury setbacks.

Daniel Farke would love more protection for Norwich City's little gem, Emi Buendia, after his first half injury exit took the gloss off Friday night's 3-1 Championship win against Birmingham City.

Daniel Farke insists the cards are already stacked against his injury-hit Norwich without turning Birmingham's visit into a must-win at Carrow Road.

Timm Klose is in Switzerland to visit a specialist over his knee injury, to cap a gloomy fitness bulletin from Daniel Farke ahead of Birmingham City's televised Championship visit on Friday night.

City fans will be able to get their hands on shirts worn by players in their win over Millwall as they go under the hammer for charity.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt has posted his marks following the Canaries' brave fightback at West Brom.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict from The Hawthorns

Emi Buendia has recovered from his ankle injury ahead of schedule and is in the Norwich City squad for the Championship trip to West Brom - with Jamal Lewis and Alex Tettey also fit for duty.

There's a question I have been meaning to ask for a few weeks now and, like my BMI since Christmas, it has grown and grown into something unwieldy.

City members will be able to get tickets for Ipswich Town's Championship visit next month from January 14.

The upcoming run of fixtures probably couldn't have come at a worse time for Daniel Farke.

The magic of the FA Cup, you just can't beat it can you, City fans? Can you? Anyone?!

Daniel Farke held his pre-match press call on Friday ahead of the FA Cup third round home tie against Portsmouth - and we had the headlines.

Daniel Farke has insisted there is "no chance" of Jordan Rhodes' season-long loan spell being ended prematurely by Sheffield Wednesday.

After Norwich City's incredible run of form in the 2018 half of this campaign, a blip was always going to be inevitable.

The injuries are stacking up for Daniel Farke after the festive season - could City be tempted into revising their transfer plans, asks Mark Armstrong?

Some points are worth more than others. Norwich City used emergency rations to grab one at Brentford.

Daniel Farke delivered a gloomy fitness bulletin ahead of Derby County's Championship visit - with Emi Buendia and Jamal Lewis both ruled out and doubts over Christoph Zimmermann and Timm Klose.

You can stare at the Championship league table all you want but it will not tell you what is powering this Norwich City revival.

Daniel Farke was left to count the cost to his depleted squad after a breathless 3-3 Championship Boxing Day comeback against Nottingham Forest at Carrow Road.

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

Video Daniel Farke's Christmas message

Monday, December 24, 2018

Daniel Farke has a heartfelt Christmas plea to Norwich City supporters ahead of two Carrow Road crackers - let's show them what we are made of.

Teemu Pukki may have been the man of the moment yet again but head coach Daniel Farke made sure to share the praise around his high-flying Canaries squad.

The Championship script writers may have snatched top spot at Christmas away from Norwich City but a late Leeds winner will not wipe the smiles from Canaries faces.

Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey delivers his video verdict and analysis, as the Canaries seal another late win - this time over Blackburn Rovers.

Moritz Leitner returns to Norwich City's staring line-up at Blackburn this afternoon.

However unexpected it may be, Norwich City are in prime promotion position as the halfway point of the season approaches today - but a statement result at Blackburn would really get yellow hearts racing.

The fitness of Timm Klose and Moritz Leitner was top of the agenda as Norwich City boss Daniel Farke spoke to the media ahead of his high-flying team's trip to Blackburn on Saturday.

Moritz Leitner is fully fit for Norwich City's trip to Blackburn but Timm Klose will not travel as he continues his recovery from a knee injury.

In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey looks ahead of one of the big landmarks in the 2018-19 Championship season.

Rotherham midfielder Will Vaulks has reportedly attracted the interest of Norwich City.

If ever one image summed up Norwich City at present it was the sight of an exhausted Christoph Zimmermann gulping in air with his hands on his knees deep inside the penalty box.

Flu-hit Norwich City had to dig deep to grab a point in a 2-2 Championship draw at Bristol City that extended their unbeaten league run to 10 games.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict Ashton Gate

Can Norwich City dazzle on the box? Get in the mood with video, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Daniel Farke faces a defensive headache for the Championship test at Bristol City on Saturday with Timm Klose injured and Grant Hanley also a major doubt.

You really want to know how good it is at Norwich City? Just ask a supporter.

Norwich City's Championship promotion surge is getting some high profile backing from Jurgen Klopp.

Norwich City were soporific too often last season. Now they are an assault on the senses.

Flourishing academy product Todd Cantwell has retained his starting place as Norwich City head coach Daniel Farke names an unchanged team for this afternoon's Carrow Road clash with Bolton.

Video Norwich City v Bolton: The Lowdown

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Can Norwich City avoid the curse? Get in the mood with video, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Moritz Leitner is sidelined with a calf injury but Onel Hernandez has recovered from his hamstring problem ahead of schedule for Bolton's Championship trip to Carrow Road.

In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey recalls one of his key memories last season and its place come this weekend.

Mario Vrancic knows all about the waiting game at Norwich City - but believes Daniel Farke is the key to keeping his whole group onside.

Following a first award nomination for Norwich City starlet Emi Buendia, Canaries correspondent David Freezer analyses the impressive progress of the summer signing as a Championship performer so far this season.

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