Norwich City v Newcastle United Preview
My preview for the Liverpool match predicted a 4-0 defeat whilst my heart hoped for a 2-2 draw. How long would Norwich City have held out had Grant Hanley not sliced the ball into the net? Had Marco Stiepermann taken either of his early chances or Teemu Pukki pulled the trigger a little earlier, h...Continue Reading
Liverpool v Norwich City - Preview
Born in 1962, I was brought up on a diet of witnessing on the telly Liverpool win plenty of titles and cups via Shankly, Paisley and Fagan and watched many of the famous old stars at Carrow Road including names such as Smith, Keegan, Hanson, Dalglish and Hughes strut their stuff.
In those days th...Continue Reading
A look back at the Canaries last 10 opening results in the top flight
The last ten opening August fixtures played by Norwich City in the top tier of English football produced two wins, four draws and four defeats.
The most famous game is the second half destruction of the League Champions Arsenal. Having walked down the tunnel at half time two down, Mark Robins cam...Continue Reading
New Signings - Lots of Potential, Lots to Prove
The dizzy lights of the Premier League have sent our fellow promoted sides transfer-mad: combined, they’ve spent over £100 million so far.
While their nerves shake, Webber and Farke remain as composed as ever. They’ve strengthened Norwich City’s squad with four astute new signings, who play in di...Continue Reading
Supporting City in the 70’s
I never imagined I would be writing about my football experiences from nearly 50 years ago, however, time moves on! Footy was so predictable in my youthful days as I peer through my rose-coloured spectacles.
The start and end of the football season was more or less set in stone, at that time there...Continue Reading