Paul Lambert

Who knew Lions roaring and Canaries flying would be such a potent mix? Norwich City correspondent Michael Bailey delivers his six things learned from the new Championship leaders’ stunning win.

Attempts to bring an end to a losing streak move to the south coast for Norwich City Under-23s this evening.

Having made the big move across the border Norwich City Hall of Famer Paul Lambert is being honoured in a unique way by an Ipswich pub.

I remember watching Paul Lambert’s Norwich City sides and thinking, ‘they won’t lose this game’.

I was devastated. When Paul Lambert emerged as the white-hot favourite to replace the departing Paul Hurst a week ago, I found myself having to explain to colleagues why I felt so upset.

Reassured – that was my overwhelming emotion following Paul Lambert’s first press conference as Ipswich Town manager.

Paul Lambert spoke to the media on Tuesday morning for the first time since his shock appointment as Ipswich Town manager - and you can watch the headlines.

Norwich City’s youngsters can not blame Matt Gill’s switch to Ipswich for their 4-0 defeat to Fulham at Carrow Road, says interim under-23s boss David Wright.

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.

A fourth successive defeat made it a miserable Carrow Road night for Norwich City’s youngsters.

The build-up was dominated by the past. But we got another glimpse into the tantalising future at Norwich City.

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

Norwich City made it three wins in three games thanks to Emi Buendia’s first goal in English football – but they were made to work hard for the three points by Brentford.

Norwich City’s superb form continued with a hard fought 1-0 home victory over Brentford, to make it seven wins from nine league games for Daniel Farke’s impressive side.

Norwich City Hall of Famer Paul Lambert is the new Ipswich Town manager.

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.

Paul Lambert has linked up with one of his former Norwich City players swiftly after his shock appointment as Ipswich Town manager, adding Matt Gill to his coaching staff.

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.

Paul Hurst will prove the doubters wrong insists Norwich City chief Daniel Farke.

Paul Lambert will watch his new team from the stands at the New Den as Ipswich bid to revive their fortunes at Millwall.

Paul Lambert looks set to cross the East Anglian divide. Town chief football writer Stuart Watson gives the view from across the border.

I’ve written a couple of columns in this publication bemoaning the supporters who just don’t (or a least didn’t) seem to understand what Daniel Farke has been trying to do at Norwich City.

Former Norwich City boss Paul Lambert looks set to take over from sacked Ipswich boss Paul Hurst – Chris Lakey looks at the ramifications.

News that Paul Lambert is set to become the new Ipswich Town manager has been met with a mixture of shock and amusement by Norwich City supporters.

Former Norwich City manager Paul Lambert is reportedly set to sensationally take over at Ipswich Town – following this afternoon’s sacking of Paul Hurst.

Could another former Norwich City player be joining James Maddison in the England senior squad this season? Wolverhampton Wanderers fans certainly think there should be.

Video Norwich City v Stoke City: The Lowdown

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Can Norwich City whip up a storm against Stoke? Get in the mood with videos, quotes, team news and expected formations.

I’m a bit worried about the return to Carrow Road today.

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.

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

Norwich City will face Wycombe Wanderers in the third round of the Carabao Cup.

His name might not evoke the fondest of memories for City fans.

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

Updated Norwich City legend Grant Holt quits

Friday, August 24, 2018

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

Norwich City have confirmed they will screen next month’s East Anglian derby at Carrow Road – after tickets for the Portman Road game sold out.

An incredible display of big hitting from Joe Gatting capped off a memorable day for Swardeston’s batsmen as they piled up the runs in a one-sided East Anglian Premier League clash.

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

The first East Anglian derby of the 2018-19 Championship season will not be shown by Sky Sports, it has been confirmed.

As summer work on the Carrow Road pitch continues, our Norwich City alternative A-Z series continues with T for turf wars, as David Freezer explains...

Ben Marshall is 27 years old, English and coming off the back of a fine spell in the Championship with a side which finished just outside the play-offs – fitting the Norwich City profile to a tee.

After this week’s mega-money sale of a previous Norwich City deadline day signing in James Maddison, David Freezer decided to make L for last orders please, in our alternative Canaries A-Z summer series.

On the eve of the big reveal – the new season’s fixture list – it is appropriate that I is for Ipswich.

They might not be remembered as the very best to ever pull on the shirt at Carrow Road. But they will never be forgotten. Paddy Davitt looks at G in our alternative Canaries’ A to Z alphabet... for the Ginger Pele.

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 no particular order

Debuts, there’s been a few, but not many as memorable of that of Leon McKenzie.

It’s all change at Ipswich Town – and Norwich City fans will cast a keen eye on what happens now. Fresh from covering Paul Hurst’s final Shrewsbury Town game at Wembley, MICHAEL BAILEY looks at what it means for a fierce derby rivalry.

Wroxham have announced Norwich City legend Adam Drury as part of a new managerial team alongside coaching colleague Jordan Southgate.

Former King’s Lynn Town manager and Norwich City Hall of Famer Ian Culverhouse has been confirmed as manager of Grantham Town.

Former Norwich City boss Paul Lambert could be handed a way back into the game at his first club St Mirren.

Paul Lambert has left Stoke City by mutual consent

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.

Paul Lambert is planning on facing old club Norwich City in the Championship next season, despite failing to halt Stoke City’s Premier League relegation slide.

You’re not really a Norwich City fan unless you’re feeling very worried.

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

Ordinarily, news of a player leaving Norwich City on a Monday would probably not be the main thought of this column, which appears in this newspaper on a Thursday.

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.

Wes Hoolahan will leave Norwich City at the end of the season - with Saturday’s Championship game against Leeds United his final appearance for the club.

As the Wes Hoolahan era draws to a close, we’ve taken a look at some of the mercurial Irishman’s key statistics during a decade as a Norwich City player.

Norwich City have revealed what was perhaps inevitable news, that Wes Hoolahan is leaving the club, Chris Lakey looks back at the great man’s Carrow Road career.

Paul Lambert needs to summon up the spirit of his magical spell at Norwich City to pull off a great escape at Stoke City.

King’s Lynn Town chairman Stephen Cleeve has moved to quell rumours that manager Ian Culverhouse is leaving for League Two side Cambridge United.

Right, tin hats time. This is going to cheese off half the people who read this and perhaps delight the other half...

Angus Gunn and James Maddison have more in common than just Norwich City and the England Under-21s.

Summer transfer window activity should be decided by characteristics, not statistics.

It was organic and spontaneous but it spoke volumes about Grant Hanley’s impact at Norwich City.

Any hopes of keeping Angus Gunn at Norwich City already look to be getting smaller after the goalkeeper was linked with Stoke City and Celtic.

A Lowestoft woman rubbed shoulders with the rich and famous at the Oscars and the Baftas as her husband won one of the golden statues.

I’m at the risk of repeating myself: cut, paste. Problems with goal scoring. No Plan B. A need to resolve these key issues to maintain positivity... not much of that around after two 0-0 shut outs and a snowed off trip to Barnsley.

Stuart Webber insists Norwich City must suck up short-term pain to target the Premier League.

It was the one Norwich City really didn’t want to lose – MICHAEL BAILEY delivers his six things learned as Sheffield United turn the tables on Daniel Farke’s side, and almost manage to hide their delight about it.

Russell Martin has gone - but will he be back?

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

Norwich City’s academy has come in for intense scrutiny in recent times. But Paddy Davitt caught up with one of the real success stories from back in the day, ahead of Saturday’s latest reunion at Ashton Gate.

Recruitment of new players is an art-form, and Norwich City are going to have to pull off some awesome strokes this month if they are to strengthen their squad with minimal financial damage.

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt delivers his verdict following the City Ground defeat

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