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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's been a slightly odd week in the world of Norwich City, despite two important Carrow Road victories taking Daniel Farke's team to five wins on the spin to remain top of the table.

Norwich City loanees Nelson Oliveira and Steven Naismith have both suffered major injury blows.

Nelson Oliveira's fist-pumping antics at Ipswich Town suggest Norwich City should turn the old maxim about keeping 'friends close but enemies closer' firmly on its head in the defining weeks of the Championship promotion race.

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

Nelson Oliveira delighted Norwich City's travelling support at Millwall with a goal for loan club Reading that pushed Paul Lambert's Ipswich Town closer to League One.

Credit Daniel Farke. It would be easy to get carried away if you were Norwich City's head coach leading a Championship assault on the Premier League.

Norwich City winger Simon Power continued his emergence in Holland with an influential display from the bench to help Dordrecht win away from home.

With every fixture that gets ticked off, there's an increasing feeling that Norwich City are about to approach the home straight of this nine-month marathon.

How soon the perspective can change on a promotion push, putting the pressure on Norwich City before they take on lowly Bolton this afternoon.

Reading Boss Jose Gomes has praised the 'courage' of Norwich City loanee Nelson Oliveira after the striker returned from the serious facial injuries suffered earlier this month to score a fine winner.

Nelson Oliveira revealed Tyrone Mings had apologised after suffering a horrific facial injury the on-loan Norwich City striker admitted could have left him blind.

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.

The wife of on-loan Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira is calling for a 'lengthy ban' for Aston Villa defender Tyrone Mings after a 'disgusting' challenge which left her husband needing facial surgery.

On-loan Norwich City striker Nelson Oliveira has had surgery on the facial injuries suffered while in action for loan club Reading at the weekend.

Norwich City youngster Simon Power played a starring role to help loan club Dordrecht fight back to draw 3-3 with Ajax II, scoring his first goal in the Dutch second tier.

Norwich City opted to stick rather than twist as they gear up for the defining part of the Championship season. Paddy Davitt takes a look at the bigger picture

As a quiet January transfer window draws to a close for Norwich City ahead of Thursday's 11pm deadline, David Freezer takes a look at an area in which the Canaries have been busy this season, the loan market

Nelson Oliveira can still have a major say in Norwich City's Championship promotion charge, despite joining Reading on loan.

Our interactive Norwich City fanzine The PinkUn Show discusses all this week's latest Canaries talking points.

Nelson Oliveira knows all about scoring in Reading matches - but now he is hoping to do it while wearing Royals' colours.

Norwich City outcast Nelson Oliveira has joined struggling Championship side Reading on loan until the end of the season.

Does being British ever make you feel inadequate?

Nelson Oliveira's sour spell at Norwich City may be edging to a Carrow Road exit with the striker set to finalise a move to Championship strugglers Reading.

Reading boss Jose Gomes has admitted he is a fan of Norwich City's out-of-favour striker Nelson Oliveira, amid fresh speculation linking the Portugal international with the Royals.

So it seems the end is near for former captain Ivo Pinto as a Norwich City player, as the remnants of the costly January transfer window of three years ago are dealt with.

Ivo Pinto has been a loyal servant to Norwich City but his time with the Canaries is coming to an end.

Social media has had a funny impact on the life of the every day football fan.

In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey gets caught out by the arrival of January and asks, where's the panic headed to this season?

The January transfer window is open for business. CHRIS LAKEY takes a look at what the main business may be at Carrow Road.

Kenny McLean continued his return from injury this evening when Norwich City Under-23s drew 1-1 with Sunderland at Colney in Premier League Two.

There's likely to be first-team involvement again when Norwich City Under-23s host bottom-of-the-table Sunderland under the floodlights at Colney tonight.

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

Whisper it quietly and touch wood at the same time, but the injury nightmare of Norwich City's forgotten man Matt Jarvis may finally be coming to an end.

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.

David Wright was proud of the way his Norwich City Under-23s team fought back against Wolfsburg II, after allowing a lead to slip against the Germans.

Kenny McLean and Matt Jarvis banked a vital 45 minutes as they stepped up their injury comebacks, during an eventful 2-2 draw with European opposition at Carrow Road.

First-team involvement is set to bolster Norwich City Under-23s as they face European opponents at Carrow Road this evening.

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.

Norwich City have NO deal in place to sell Nelson Oliveira to Besiktas.

Norwich City correspondents Paddy Davitt and Dave Freezer hosted our latest pinkun.com online chat.

Norwich City will discover their FA Cup third round opponents on Monday evening.

Video Norwich City v Rotherham United: The Lowdown

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Can Norwich City get the better of Canaries' fan Paul Warne? Get in the mood with video, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Moritz Leitner and Onel Hernandez are out of Norwich City's Championship game against Rotherham United.

Colney plays host to Premier League Cup action tonight, as Norwich City Under-23s try and end a run of eight matches without a win.

Nelson Oliveira could be set to end his exile at Norwich City with a proposed January loan move to Turkish club Besiktas - ahead of a permanent summer switch.

Video Swansea City v Norwich City: The Lowdown

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Can Norwich City carry on where they left off? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Norwich City captain Grant Hanley played the first 90 minutes of his injury comeback as goalkeeper Billy Johnson was the hero for Norwich City Under-23s against Southampton.

Nelson Oliveira needs to leave Norwich City in January.

Grant Hanley will not be part of Norwich City's travelling squad heading to Swansea as he steps up his recovery from a quad injury, with an Under-23s outing on Friday night at Colney.

Over the years I have got used to the know-it-alls. The people who, in the words of a certain perma-tanned fool, aren't averse to creating some fake news.

Video Norwich City v Millwall: The Lowdown

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Can Norwich City tame the Lions? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

You realise that you must have somehow failed as a parent when your son announces that he is going to get married during the football season.

Todd Cantwell is back in the mix after a hamstring injury for Norwich City's Championship home game against Millwall - but Daniel Farke revealed Timm Klose and Mario Vrancic have only trained towards the end of the week.

The success of the Canaries' Championship promotion push may hinge on those off the pitch rather than on it.

Can Norwich City end Hillsborough hoodoo? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Head coach Daniel Farke is facing a balancing act to ensure injury problems do not see Norwich City fall foul of homegrown regulations.

Jamal Lewis is a major injury doubt for Norwich City's Championship trip to Sheffield Wednesday.

In his weekly column, Norwich City correspondent and Pink Un Show host Michael Bailey wonders where it all went so right after that Sheffield spanking.

Can Norwich City take another Premier League scalp in the Carabao Cup? Get in the mood for tonight's battle at Bournemouth with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Norwich City and Ipswich Town supporters put a lot of effort into arguing about their differences so it's always amusing when something happens that proves how much they have in common.

Attacking midfielders Marco Stiepermann and Todd Cantwell will both miss Norwich City's cup clash with Bournemouth tomorrow night.

Video Norwich City v Brentford: The Lowdown

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Can Norwich City make a hat-trick of Championship wins at Brentford's expense? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Louis Thompson could be back in a month after his shoulder injury in the closing stages of the midweek Championship win over Aston Villa.

Norwich City wide player Onel Hernandez is in contention for Tuesday's Championship home game against Aston Villa, after his injury scare at Nottingham Forest.

Can Norwich City get back to winning ways against Nottingham Forest? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Do you sometimes put an asterisk against football fixtures to denote 'something special' - and then forget what it's there for?

Red hot striker Teemu Pukki could miss the next four games revealed Daniel Farke after suffering a hamstring injury on international duty.

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.

Can Norwich City win their fifth game on the bounce when they take on Wigan this afternoon? Get in the mood for the Carrow Road clash with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Ben Marshall stepped up his recovery from illness by playing 78 minutes of a 1-0 defeat to Manchester United Under-23s for Norwich City's U23s at Colney this afternoon.

Alex Tettey and Todd Cantwell are fit to return for Norwich City against Wigan tomorrow, as head coach Daniel Farke delivered a positive injury bulletin ahead of the Championship clash.

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

Daniel Farke revealed Norwich City are monitoring a hip problem for Marco Stiepermann ahead of Tuesday's Carabao Cup trip to Wycombe.

Video QPR v Norwich City: The Lowdown

Saturday, September 22, 2018

Can Norwich City complete a nap hand at QPR's expense? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Norwich City's Championship trip to QPR marked one of Daniel Farke's darkest days in the job - but revenge is not on the menu at Loftus Road.

Nelson Oliveira was on target with a match-winning brace in his first appearance for Norwich City this season in a 2-1 Premier League 2 win against Newcastle United's U23s on Friday afternoon at Colney.

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

Video Reading v Norwich City: The Lowdown

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Can Norwich City make it two wins on the spin when they go to Reading? Get in the mood for tonight's Championship clash with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Can Norwich City halt resurgent Boro? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

Video No thaw for Nelson Oliveira

Friday, September 14, 2018

Nelson Oliveira will remain out in the cold at Norwich City.

Grant Hanley will miss at least six weeks of Norwich City's season with a quad injury.

Tim Krul is Norwich City's best player.

Norwich City correspondents Paddy Davitt and Dave Freezer answered your questions on Monday in our latest pinkun.com online debate.

Daniel Farke's magnificent seven or plenty of work to do? Group Football Editor Paddy Davitt assesses the initial impact of City's frontline summer signings

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.

This week's interactive Norwich City fanzine The PinkUn Show is LIVE at The Woolpack to discuss all the big Canaries talking points.

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.

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

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 has no plans for a final flourish in the transfer market.

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

Football often involves fine margins, but fortune does tend to even itself out over time.

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.

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