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  • Meet a City fan series - No.6 'Steward special'
    Meet a City fan series - No.6 'Steward special'

    Interview with John Allen, 78, lifelong Norwich City fan, current match day steward and originally a programme seller from the age of 14.

    How did you get to work for the club at the age of 14? What was the pay? What did the role involve and how did you get selected?

    It was 1956 when I first star...

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  • Meet a City fan series - No.5 'USA special'
    Meet a City fan series - No.5 'USA special'

    What prompted to become a City fan?

    I struggled to settle on an English team for years, I just kind of followed teams that had an American on the roster. For a few years, I had been a nominal Fulham fan, as Clint Dempsey was having a wonderful career at Craven Cottage. However, when he left Fulham...

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  • Meet a City fan series - No.4 ‘Real ale special’
    Meet a City fan series - No.4 ‘Real ale special’

    Born in Long Stratton almost 58 years ago and lived there until moving to Norwich in 1991, Today’s featured top fan Michael Phillips now lives a 10-minute walk from Carrow Road. He provides us with great insight into all things Norwich and beer!

    In his younger years, Michael started watching from...

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  • Meet a City fan series - No.3
    Meet a City fan series - No.3

    Today’s spotlight is on dedicated City fan and Horsford resident Alex Evans.

    Now retired and often found jetting around the world taking in the sights, sounds and tastes. When at home, he will be found following the Canaries and in the summer supporting his other love - cricket.

    A superb wicke...

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  • My top 11 plus highly commended back ups
    My top 11 plus highly commended back ups

    No.1 Kevin Keelan

    Acrobatic keeper adored by fans 673 senior appearances. (Back up Chris Woods)

    No.2 Ian Culverhouse

    Consistent defender well suited to total football. No right-back has since come close. 296 senior appearances.

    No.3 Mark Bowen

    Attacking left-back with an eye for a goal. We...

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