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Alex Neil Rues Norwich Nerves

Alex Neil was frustrated to see his side only draw with West Ham in the Premier League after having held a two-goal lead. The Canaries looked to be on their way to what would have been a pivotal win on Saturday after Robbie Brady and Wes Hoolahan fired them in front. West Ham's Dimitri Payet, though, had other ideas and scored his seventh leagu [...]

Norwich 2 - 2 West Ham - A Vital Point

You could argue that having been 2-0 up that today represented 2 points dropped - but credit where credit is due the overall performance was much improved on the last five games AN when asked why we didn't try and look after the lead with a change in tactics  'we sink deeper & they just hit Carroll in the air' 'Whenever we [...]

2 points dropped, but much improved

You could argue that having been 2-0 up that today represented 2 points dropped - but the overall performance was much improved on the last five games AN when asked why we didn't try and look after the lead with a change in tactics \ 'we sink deeper & they just hit Carroll in the air' 'Whenever we have retreated we tend to conce [...]

2-0 And Counting...

Brady with a right footed screamer from 20+ yards in off the underside of the bar and a tap in from 7 yards from Wes Hoolahan also on his weaker right foot As a team we are looking much more solid with the experience of Ruddy helping marshall the backline C'mon City lets keep this up - goal difference may prove vital at the end of the season&nb [...]

A Record We Want To Avoid

With it being 0-0 at half time in the game against West Ham we should be aiming to try and at least secure a point  A sixth consecutive defeat would represent our worst run of form since 1995 Having look decent enough in the first half lets hope City can keep it up and pick up some valuable points, if we can just establish some composure in th [...]

Norwich vs West Ham - Team Lineup

Ruddy; Martin, Klose, Bassong, Brady; Howson, O'Neil; Redmond, Hoolahan, Naismith; Jerome. Subs: Rudd (GK), Mbokani, Bamford, Jarvis, Dorrans, Olsson, Pinto With the above line up Alex Neil has very much gone back to basics with a formation and selection that was so successful earlier in the season, and with John Ruddy recalled to hopefull [...]

Norwich vs West Ham - Squad News Update

Norwich City fans will be hoping that West Ham will be tired for their visit to Carrow Road this weekend after their FA Cup replay went to extra time in mid week, before Angelo Ogbonna's header in the 120th minute secured a 2-1 win over Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool earlier this week, giving them progression to the fifth round For this fixture h [...]

Rudd or Ruddy - AN Keeping His Cards Close To His Chest

I wouldn't be surprised to see a change in goal today Following his error at Villa Park last weekend the spotlight has focussed on the goalkeeping position once more, with Rudd having let in over half the team's goals this season in just over 2 months. It may well be the case that we see Ruddy come back in, as AN has talked about going back [...]

Bamford aims for Premier League experience with Norwich

Patrick Bamford is looking forward to establishing himself as a Premier League player following his move to Norwich City. The Chelsea loanee made his first appearance for his new club when he came off the bench after 56 minutes of their 2-0 defeat at Aston Villa. He had a chance to pull one back for the Canaries near the end, but was denied by Jore [...]

West Ham Tired? Hopefully

Norwich City fans can be hopeful that West Ham will be tired for their visit to Carrow Road this weekend withe their FA Cup replay going to extra time in mid week, with Angelo Ogbonna's header in the 120th minute secured a 2-1 win over Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool earlier this week, sealing progression to the fifth round History also does not a [...]

Hooper The Lean Mean Goal Machine

Much has been written about Norwich's recent form and results and quite frankly it makes depressing reading, and the news that the Championship Player Of the Month has gone to Gary Hooper makes me wonder if we should have sold him I'm sure many City fans will chime in now with how hot and cold he could blow whilst with us - but at the momen [...]

Aston Villa V Norwich - Confirmed Starting Line Ups

So the line ups are in, and Pinto, Olsson & Jarvis are out, as is Tettey (suspended) O'Neil & Hoolahan Recalled Rudd; Martin (c), Klose, Bassong, Brady; Howson, Mulumbu, O'Neil, Hoolahan; Naismith; Mbokani. SUBS: Ruddy (GK), Jerome, Bamford, Jarvis, Redmond, Olsson, Pinto Norwich Old Boy Mark Bunn starts in Goal for Villa Confirmed [...]

Aston Villa - Starting Line Ups Here At 2pm

Reminder - at least one enforced change for Norwich with Alex Tettey banned for two games after he picked up a booking late in the match against Spurs in midweek How will this change the team? Check back at 2pm to find the confirmed starting line up

Arsenal Tracking Norwich Midfielder

There are a number of reports in the nationals today that Arsenal are tracking u-21 midfielder Todd Cantwell who played a staring role in the u-21 match midweek where City came back from 4-1 down to beat Middlebrough 5-4 with Cantwell scoring twice. The 18-year-old midfielder is highly regarded within the Club but he is out of contract at the end o [...]

Where Are They Now? Gaetano Giallanza

With the news in Timm Klose's first press conference that the club was highly recomended to him by his agent Gaetano Giallanza it made me curious what had happened to him as he he looked promising until he suffered his serious knee injury with the club Now retired from playing and 41 years old Giallanza is an agent to a number of Swiss players [...]

Aston Villa - Team News

There's been a lot of talk this week about what Alex Neil will do with the team following Tuesday's defeat at home to Tottenham We will leave that to others, and just look at what we do know Alex Tettey will be unavailable for the match having picked up a booking late in the Spurs match meaning he is banned under the totting up system. Robb [...]

Middlesbrough Interested In Dorrans?

This is the latest report to emerge today, and as with a lot of them has to be taken with a pich of salt The Championship side are looking to bring in Premier League experience into the Boro squad, to make sure they remain in the top two by the end of the season. The midfielder has been a regular in the Canaries line up this season –  ma [...]

One For The Future

As deadline day goes it is pretty peaceful so far for Norwich, with just one arrival so far Ebou Adams signing from Dartford Adams is being billed as one for the future by Alex Neil , with the only details of the deal coming out that we ahve agreed to play them in a pre-season friendly at their ground Adams himself says that he is a 'box to box [...]

Laffery On The Move?

Looks like we will have another departure today with the news this morning that a move Sion has broken down for the City striker The Swiss club had made a move to take the Northern Ireland international on loan until the end of the season, Press Association Sport understands. But Lafferty is keen to stay in England ahead of Euro 2016 and now faces [...]