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Digest...Bye Snoddy, Astounding Bid Rumour, and Troy

Bye then Snoddy, hope it goes well for you back in the premier league, I really do.   I personally did not rate Snodgrass as highly as some, but wiull never fault the attitude and effort.   But as Neil Adams says on the Official site "He's one that we would have liked to have stayed, but the financial figures involv [...]

Lafferty Signs

After the revelations from Palermo chairman earlier,   I hope Neil Adams knows what he is doing signing Kyle Lafferty in a deal that will be completed July 1st  subject to paperwork – with the former ex-Burnley, Rangers and Sion forward signing on until the summer of 2017, with the option of a fourth year. Termed out of control [...]

Womaniser Lafferty. Hope he isn't coming here

If the reports we have been reading and reporting on are correct and Kyle Lafferty is joining City,   Neil Adams and the rest of management at Carrow Road may just be buying a right cartload of unwanted trouble. Palermo  president Maurizio Zamparini. has stated that his coach has requested the Lafferty be sold, because the coach [...]

RVW Staying or expecting to

I take the following tweet from RVW  to mean  that he is staying with the club and looking forward to it.  Can be nothing but Good news,   RickyvanWolfswinkel ‏@RvWolfswinkel9 (Quote) "Always good to be back home in Norwich. New season, new focus. Starts now!" (end quote)   He didn't beco [...]

7 Big Ones for Snodgrass

It is coming to an end It is being reported in the Daily Fail and BBC that City and Hull have agreed a figure of approx £7 million for Robert Snodgrass, the player has to finalize terms with Hull, the deal is thought to almost signed. Thank Good ness the saga is drawing to a close

Reports Suggest Snoddy in Talks at Hull

Many sites are now reporting Snodgrass is in talks with Hull,  the Pink Un  says the the fee for Snoddy lays between £6mill and £8mill.    Quite an amount for a player who has only one year left on his City contract. mmmmm It needs saying that Snodgrass had already made his intentions clear, that he would no [...]

Snodgrass Now Worth £8million

During the course of checking various newsfeeds and other sources for News ,  you often come across things are are just plain bully.  One source who seem to take delight in stating the outlandish is the Daily Mail, or Daily Fail as it has been affectionately become known. In an effort to keep their record for stating the ridiculous at [...]

Lafferty Close

It would appear that City are close to signing striker Kyle Lafferty, if the reports are correct that City is his destination.  The player has seemingly said his good byes to the Italian fans on Facebook Where he said  "I like Palermo and it was nice to play here, but Palermo has decided to sell me and I respect their decision. [...]

New Kit

City,s new kit was revealed earlier,  the shirt has a retro look about and one which I like the look of. It goes on sale on 1st July.

Lafferty Said to under going medical, while 4 now chase Snoddy

Skysport's Journalist Pete O'Rourke,   claims in a tweet that Lafferty is havinbg a medical at Carrow Road today Pete O'Rourke @SkySportsPeteO  ·  7h Palermo and Northern Ireland striker Kyle Lafferty set for a medical at Norwich City this afternoon. #ncfc #canaries. As the Robert Snodgrass rumours start ch [...]

Lafferty Said to Be on His Way

A new name to hit the mill, and one I am just simply not sure or either that excited by:  Kyle Lafferty.   Reports are suggesting that Lafferty is already enroute to Norfolk for talks and medical. The striker made his name playing for first Burnley, being sold to now fallen giants Rangers, for £3million, he left Rangers&nbs [...]

Cureton a wanted man

With it being a slow news day for Norwich City today (as it has been for a few days really) an article from a couple of weeks ago has just caught my eye on one of out former players... It seems even at the age of 38 Jamie managed a return of 11 goals in 24 games last season for Cheltenham Town in League Two - although that wasn't enough to [...]

All quiet on the outgoings at the moment

Guess it has to be expected really, as for all the speculation about who is going to up and leave first most of the darlings are on holiday still. Fer is off in Brazil - but by all accounts seemingly just having a holiday Hooper was last seen a day or so ago in Ibiza on holiday according to his twitter feed, and i'm sure Snodgrass is off [...]

McCormack No Move to Any Championship Rival

City and any other championship suitors can forget about trying to sign Ross McCormack from Leeds, not that I thought City would be making any moves for him.  But Leeds chairman, Massimo Cellino is refusing to sell the striker to a championship rival, but he doesn't  rule out a move from a premiership club, who he refers to big club [...]

First Game on TV

 City first game of the season at newly-promoted Wolves in a televised fixture on the first weekend of the new Championship season on Sunday August 10. (Kick off 4pm)    

Wolves Away First Ips***t on 23rd August

Wolves the first one up away a tough start in anyones book, having just come up they will be cock a hoop, then watford at home. During that first month of August the old computer has given us the big one away to those down the Road. on the 23rd. The retern leg later in the new year Febuary, I have no doubts that goth Derbies will be changed to [...]

Free Agent McAnuff

Although hearing this rumour quite strongly I must be honest that I cannot find any media link to it, but it could have a little weight seeing as the player is a free agent,    Jobi McAnuff was set free by Reading at the end of last season, after spending 5 years there.   His experience would not be a bad thing to have in the [...]

Wilson..Coventry Reject 4 Bids Last Week

Further to the earlier article on Callum Wilson, Coventry's in demand striker, sources in Coventry are suggesting that City are the favorites to sign hitman.   It would seem that City have joined the ranks of other championship clubs as Reading, Wolves and Bournemouth.  Last week the Sky Blues said they had rebuffed enquires [...]

Fulham bid for McCormack rejected

City rumoured still to be interested in the player  Norwich have been rumoured to be interested in Ross McCormack from Leeds for a number of weeks now, and at one time were thought to hve put a bid in for him. Sky Sports are now saying Fulham have been the first to test the water with a bid for £5m - but as we alll know Leeds are o [...]

Snodgrass rumours a plenty

Further to the earlier post it seems the rumour mil is currently in overdrive on Robert Snodgrass Hull for £4m is todays latest one - although the local press in East Yorkshire have no mention of it, and being from the area I know all too well that they like to publish anything and everything Tigers related up there. This is on top of r [...]

Hull of a suggestion

I am not sure if someone is dreaming at Hull, but a report suggests that Robert Snodgrass will be signing for the Tigers very shortly, and for a fee of £4mill.  Another article states even more: It is believed that a deal worth around £4 million has been agreed and the player is to discuss personal terms with Hull later on th [...]

Callum Wilson and Snoddy Rumours Again

With World Cup having kicked off, most of the media's attention will be focused on South America, but it doesn't stop rumours circulating, in some national and local papers Mystery surrounded a £5 million bid for McCormack of Leeds earlier in the week, with most Leeds fans putting 2+2 and coming up 7  pointing towards another [...]

We Need Hooper To Stay...says Adams

As  I said in my earlier posting, regarding Gary Hooper and his supposed request to move away,  that we cannot always believe what we read in the national media.  It is very good to read that Neil Adams has moved quickly to deny and stem any further rumours snowballing.    Box Ticked   “There’s b [...]

The Adams Family.. Is it a Repeat

The dust has started to settle after yesterday's has he or hasn't he,  so Adams is getting his family together, thanky there is no Uncle Fester in the ranks.   While some are already complaining about the appointments before any hard work has been applied, I would be lying if I said I didn't have reservations,  but [...]

Hooper

Gary Hooper has told the club he wants to leave this summer following the club's relegation,  The Daily Mail reveals. Hooper is keen to continue playing in the Barclays Premier League and has informed Norwich of his intention to leave ahead of next season With Queens Rangers and Aston Villa  among the clubs interested in offerin [...]

Triple Appointments Have City feel to them

After a little confusion in the communications between Norfolk and Scotland ending with Falkirk issuing a statement that Gary Holt was still their head coach. Mean while in Norfolk City have announced the following . Joe Royle named as football consultant while former Falkirk boss Gary Holt named as coach, U21 coach Mark Robson also steps up to [...]

Holt.... Stop ..Not Yet

Just what is going on  with Gary Holt,  Holt's club  Falkirk issue an apology for their earlier posting stating Holt had left for Norwich.  So it would seem that the deal is far from done and dusted.  Talks apparently are still progressing.   Not another balls up like the Foley affair.   Falkirk Foo [...]

Holt to Return Gary not Grant

Falkirk  Official site contains the following:   The Club can confirm that Head Coach Gary Holt has accepted a coaching role at Norwich City after Falkirk granted the Carrow Road side permission to speak to him over the weekend. Chairman Martin Ritchie commented, “ The Club fully understands Gary’s wishes to return wit [...]