Tag: Norwich

17 April 2024 0

Shane Duffy: Time for Norwich City to secure Championship play-off spot and ‘finish the job’

By Total Football News
Shane Duffy celebrating
Shane Duffy has made 40 appearances for Norwich this season

Norwich City defender Shane Duffy says the club never stopped believing it would be a successful season, even at their lowest point in November.

But the Canaries are now firmly on course for a play-off place following five wins in their past seven games.

“We believed the whole time. The question marks probably came from outsiders,” said Duffy.

“It’s a

10 April 2024 0

Ryan Lowe: Preston North End boss says Norwich City clash ‘might be biggest’ game of his reign

By Total Football News
Preston North End's Milutin Osmajic scores his team's fourth goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Preston North End and Huddersfield Town at Deepdale on April 9, 2024 in Preston, England
Milutin Osmajic completes the late hat-trick against Huddersfield that sets up Preston for a big finish to the season

Preston North End manager Ryan Lowe says Saturday’s clash with Norwich City “might be the biggest” game of his two-and-a-half seasons in charge.

The win takes the Lancashire club to within five points of the sixth-placed Canaries, with a game in hand.

“We’re going to give it everything because it’s a

5 April 2024 0

Norwich v Ipswich: Rivals meet in East Anglian derby with potential promotions at stake

By Total Football News
Gabriel Sara tries to take the ball around Conor Chaplin when Norwich played Ipswich in December
Ipswich and Norwich drew 2-2 when they last met in the league in December

Ipswich manager Kieran McKenna hopes to give his side’s supporters “another fantastic day” in the East Anglian derby at Carrow Road on Saturday.

They travel to Norwich top of the Championship with six games remaining, having not won in Norfolk since 2006.

“The players have given the supporters so many nights to enjoy over the past

27 March 2024 0

Ashley Barnes: Norwich City striker banned from British racecourses

By Total Football News

Norwich City striker Ashley Barnes has been banned indefinitely from attending British horse racing meetings.

Barnes, 34, was placed on the British Horseracing Authority’s excluded list earlier this month.

The ban has been imposed because he did not co-operate with an ongoing BHA investigation.

Barnes joined Norwich from Burnley last summer and has scored seven goals in 33 games for the club, who are sixth in the Championship table.

In

25 March 2024 0

Norwich City: Stuart Webber comments about black players ‘do not reflect club’s views’

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Stuart Webber became Norwich sporting director after leaving Huddersfield Town
Stuart Webber became Norwich sporting director after leaving Huddersfield Town

Norwich City say comments by former sporting director Stuart Webber about five black players “do not in any way reflect the wider views” of the club.

Webber said in a newspaper interview that Raheem Sterling, Abu Kamara, Jonathan Rowe, Max Aarons and Jamal Lewis might have ended up “in jail” had they not become footballers.

His comment was widely condemned.

11 March 2024 0

Norwich City 5-0 Rotherham United: Canaries move into play-off places with crushing win over bottom side

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Norwich City midfielder Gabriel Sara
Norwich City midfielder Gabriel Sara took his tally for the season to 10 with a double against Rotherham

Norwich City moved back into the play-off places with a thumping win over rock-bottom Rotherham.

The Canaries got up and running when Gabriel Sara headed in unmarked from Jack Stacey’s cross and Jacob Sorensen made it 2-0 from a Sara corner.

The Millers’ day went from bad to worse when Borja Sainz,

11 March 2024 0

Jacob Sorensen: Norwich City midfielder eager for strong end to season

By Total Football News
Jacob Sorensen playing for Norwich
Jacob Sorensen has made 68 league appearances for Norwich since joining them in the summer of 2020

Jacob Sorensen is eyeing more starts for Norwich as the push for a play-off spot intensifies, after scoring his first goal for more than a year.

The 26-year-old Danish midfielder missed the first half of the season because of a pelvic injury.

But he scored a header in Saturday’s 5-0 rout of Rotherham