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Norwich City Announce Pre Season Friendlies Line Up

Norwich City have revealed their pre-season schedule ahead of their return to The Championship. The Canaries will be heading to Austria for a training camp in July, where they will play two friendlies against European opposition which will be finalised soon. Alex Neil's men will also face Peterborough United in a 120-minute match at the ABAX [...]

Transfer Rumour - Interest For Dorrans Hots Up

According to the Scottish Sun the newly promoted Glasgow team are after Graham Dorrans to boost their midfield over the summer, but Norwich City manager Alex Neil is having none of it “Graham’s going nowhere. He’ll be staying here. I want him part of the squad for next season, he will be an important player for us,” he said. [...]

Former Norwich Captain Andy 'Clappy' Hughes Appointed First Team Coach For Huddersfield

Former City midfielder & right back Andy Hughes is the new first-team coach at Norwich's Championship rivals Huddersfield Town. The 38-year-old has spent the last three months working at Crystal Palace after leaving Town’s Championship rivals Rotherham United and was in the dug-out for last Saturday’s FA Cup final meeting with M [...]

One Year Contract Extension For Steven Whittaker

Norwich City's experienced right-back Steven Whittaker has signed a new one-year deal with the club yesterday. The Scotland international, who celebrates his 32nd birthday next month, made just nine appearances for the Canaries this season in the Premier League having faced competition for his place from Andre Wisdom, Russell Martin and most re [...]

Transfer Rumour - Canaries Considering Bamford Bid

Norwich are being linked with a move to sign Chelsea forward Patrick Bamford as doubts continue to surround his future at Stamford Bridge. Bamford spent the second half of the season on loan with the Canaries, and although he failed to keep the club in the Premier League, there is a chance he could be back on board next season. The young striker st [...]

Whittaker In Line For New Contract

As with Gary O'Neil it seems the club are set to offer the Scottish right back a new contract "We`re in the process of talking to both [players]. If it makes sense for them and the club that is something we can look at" 'Steven is a proven Championship player and did well for us and Gary has had a really good season and contribute [...]

Norwich City Offer Midfielder Gary O'Neil New Contract

Norwich City midfielder Gary O'Neil has told ESPN he is happy to stay at Carrow Road after being offered a new deal by the club. Gary O'Neil's current contract expires next month having signed a two-year deal when he arrived at the club on a free transfer from Queens Park Rangers in the summer of 2014. A number of clubs have been monito [...]

Transfer Rumour - Jamar Loza To Yeovil?

Norwich City's Jamar Loza has recently started following Yeovil's official account on Twitter. This may seem insignificant, but arguably takes on more credence when it is considered the only other football club the 22-year-old follows is Norwich. Loza is a product of the youth system at Carrow Road, making his debut for the Canaries first t [...]

Norwich Trialist Ashley Nadesan Joins Fleetwood Town

HORLEY Town striker Ashley Nadesan has joined League One side Fleetwood Town on a three-year contract. The 21-year-old striker has been the subject of much attention this year after scoring 99 goals across two seasons for the Clarets. Norwich City, AFC Bournemouth, Crawley Town and Brighton & Hove Albion were some of the clubs watching the youn [...]

Nathan Redmond - Now Southampton Join The Race

Stoke City and Southampton have both reportedly made inquiries for the England under-21 star who is about to enter the last year of his contract Southampton have a long-standing interest in Redmond, who joined the Canaries in a £3.2m move from Birmingham City in the summer of 2013. But a move back to the Midlands could appeal to 22-year-old, [...]

Norwich City 2- 1 Ipswich - Hospital Cup Victory For U-16s

Norwich City Under 16s managed by Norwich City legend and Hall Of Fame member Darren Huckerby won last in the friendly end of season charity match versus Ipswich Town The trophy was originally contested by the Clubs' senior sides up until 1990, and returned as an Academy fixture last season after a 25-year absence as Graeme Murty led Norwich [...]

Birmingham City Due Big Pay Day If Redmond Sold By Norwich

According to the Birmingham Mail this afternoon Birmingham City are due a sizeable payment if Nathan Redmon moves on as expected this summer. A 15 per-cent sell-on clause on any profit from a subsequent sale, was included in the deal which saw the England Under-21 ace join the Canaries in 2013 as The Blues were confident he would develop into a sta [...]

Transfer Latest - Four Teams Now Believed To Be Interested In Redmond

The more the merrier I say - any competition for a player that has seemed almost certain to leave for a while can only help to push up his value, with reports emerging that Swansea, Southampton, and West Brom are looking to get ahead of the reported ineterst from Stoke City with the story rumbling on in both the local and national press up and down [...]

Transfer Rumour - Norwich Interested In Crystal Palace Midfielder Jordan Mutch

With Norwich having been recently relegated and a number of big money departures being forecasted it stands to reason that Norwich are going to be linked with every fringe player from the Premiership as they look to rebuild there team in the quest of Promotion back to the EPL at the first time of asking The latest to be linked is Crystal Palace' [...]

Ivo Pinto Looking To Continue Norwich Stay

At last some news to warm Norwich fans hearts, having put in some very positive diplays at the back end of the season it looks like January window signing Ivo Pinto wants to stay and fight for the club and seek to get us promoted again following the quote he put on his official Twitter account on Monday "Made my dream came true. It was not the [...]

Transfer Rumour - Rangers Interested In Norwich Midfielder Graham Dorrans

According to the Scottish Sun the newly promoted Glasgow team are after Graham Dorrans to boost their midfield over the summer, but Norwich City manager is having none of it “Graham’s going nowhere. He’ll be staying here. I want him part of the squad for next season, he will be an important player for us,” he said. The exper [...]

Alex Neil Looking To Freshen Up Norwich Squad

So, judging by the quotes attributed to him this week it looks very much like Alex Neil will be with us next season, which is good news, as a young manager he willl have learnt a lot this season, and Norwich should look at Burnley for inspiration in terms of a club that has done well for sticking by their manager following relegation. Neil clearly [...]

Transfer Rumour: Carlton Morris Wanted Back By Hamilton

The 20-year-old plays the final game of his season-long loan stint with the Scottish Premiership club this weekend after scoring eight goals in 33 appearances. Hamilton player / manager Martin Canning, who stepped up to replace Alex Neil at New Douglas Park, has made it clear Morris is a player he would be keen to work with again in the future. &ld [...]

What Now For Norwich City's Relegated Squad?

As sure as night follows day, following Norwich's relegation from the Premier League players will come and go, and here are some of our thoughts. Dieumerci Mbokani is one that is fairly sure to go, only on loan to the club anyway the big striker often failed to produce the goods and fisnished the season top scorer with 7 goals, not one for us t [...]

Everton v Norwich - Martinez Sacked Three Days Before Final Match Of Season

Everton have sacked manager Roberto Martinez after three years in charge. Martinez's side, who are currently 12th in the Premier League, were beaten 3-1 by champions Leicester on Saturday and lost 3-0 away at Sunderland last night. The Toffees lost in the semi-finals of the FA Cup and League Cup this season, and have won just five league games [...]

Bradley Johnson "Sad to see" Norwich Relegated

Derby County midfielder Bradley Johnson has admitted that he is "sad to see" his former club Norwich City get relegated from the Premiership last night. Alex Neil's side were relegated despite securing a 4-2 win over Watford in their final home match of the season before travelling to Everton on Saturday. The Canaries' fate was in [...]

Jacob Murphy Returns To Norwich City After 'amazing' Experience At Coventry City

Jacob Murphy says he’s going back to his parent club Norwich City a better player after an ‘amazing’ experience at Coventry City. The loan player, who scored ten goals and racked up ten assists for the Sky Blues, believes he’s returning to Carrow Road mentally tougher after coming through a dip in form in the second half of [...]

Sebastien Bassong - Six Relegations So Far In His Career

Cameroon international defender Sebastien Bassong, who started his career with French side Metz, had been relegated twice before he moved to England to play for Newcastle United. Bassong was part of the Magpies' ill-fated 2008-09 campaign which saw them drop into the Championship, though his good form earned him a big-money move to Tottenham th [...]

Norwich City Player Of The Year Results

Player of the year results have just been announced on the pitch before the Watford match - and the winner has just received his trophy (The Barry Butler Memorial Trophy) from Thelma Butler, the widow of Barry Butler And the results are: 3rd - Wes Hoolahan 2nd - Robbie Brady 1st - Johnny Howson Hard to argue with any of those, as they are some of t [...]

Norwich Vs Watford - Teams

Ruddy; Pinto, Martin (c), Bennett, Olsson; Redmond, Dorrans, O'Neil, Hoolahan; Naismith, Mbokani Subs: Rudd (GK), Bassong, Jerome, Brady, Jarvis, Mulumbu, Odjidja.

Transfer Rumour: Norwich Interested In Fulham's McCormack

Fulham are reportedly bracing themselves for bids over the course of the summer from Aston Villa and Norwich City for the services of their captain Ross McCormack. In February, the Scottish striker agreed terms on a new three-year contract at Craven Cottage, which appeared to put an end to speculation surrounding his future which has been ongoing f [...]

Balls - McNally Resignation 'destabilising' For Norwich

Club Chairman Ed Balls has today said that Chief Executive David McNally's resignation has 'destabilised' the club David McNally announced his resignation after Norwich's loss at home to Manchester United on Saturday left them four points from safety with two games left to play. "Nobody expected after [the] Manchester United ga [...]

Alex Neil Expected To Keep His Job Even If Relegated

Following comments made to the media today by Norwich City Chairman Ed Balls it seems likely that even if City are relegated this season that manager Alex Neil is likely to remain in the hot seat "Alex Neil is one of the best managers in British football. He's got our 100% support for this week and also in the coming months as we deal for [...]

Norwich Vs Watford - Match Build Up

Norwich City manager Alex Neil does not want to see any mistakes as his players fight for their last chance at survival against Watford. Alex Neil says Norwich City cannot afford to make any mistakes when they take on Watford on Wednesday as the strugglers continue their battle for Premier League survival. Norwich sit four points behind Sunderland [...]

Recruitment Issues The Root Of Norwich's Problems

Well, according to Alex Neil they are and in fairness he's talking a lot of sense, especially since we should have learnt our lesson last time we were relegated Neil acknowledged that the club would have been in a stronger position if they had recruited more since wining promotion through the Championship play-offs last season. “There has [...]

Norwich City Chief Executive David McNally Leaves Club

And has been confirmed in the national press by the club this time His departure comes following the 1-0 defeat against Manchester United on Saturday that virtually sealed relegation back to the Championship. Today's official confirmation that McNally is leaving Carrow Road follows a weekend of rumours and speculation after he appeared to annou [...]

McNally Resigns - Official Club Statement

The club has just released the following statement: DAVID McNally has resigned from his position as Chief Executive of Norwich City Football Club PLC.   The Board of Directors has unanimously agreed to accept his resignation and would like to place on record their sincere gratitude for David's game-changing contribution to the Football C [...]

McNally Resigns - And This Time It Is True

And has been confirmed in the national press by the club His departure comes following the 1-0 defeat against Manchester United on Saturday that virtually sealed relegation back to the Championship. Today's official confirmation that McNally is leaving Carrow Road follows a weekend of rumours and speculation after he appeared to announce he was [...]

Four Norwich City Under-18s Offered Pro Terms

Young central defender Joe Crowe and winger Jamal Lewis, both of whom are Northern Ireland Under-19 internationals, have both been offered two-year professional deals, as have goalkeeper Aston Oxborough and full-back Louis Rasmsay. Crowe captained City’s under-18s to the sixth round of the FA Youth Cup this season, while Oxborough has represe [...]

Howson's Season Over As He Joins Casualty List

Norwich City Manager Alex Neil confirmed last night that Jonny Howson is the latest casualty after suffering knee ligament damage in the closing stages of a 1-0 Premier League defeat to Manchester United which pushed the Canaries closer towards their seemingly inevitable relegation Howson departed after opening up his right knee in a block tackle w [...]

McNally Resigns... And Then The Norwich City Chief Executive Retracts It

Neither McNally or the club had made any official announcement after the CEOs account carried a post in reply to a supporter at 8:35pm on Saturday evening which simply said: ‘that’s ok and I understand your view. I’ve resigned tonight and I hope that the club can now progress.’ That tweet provoked a huge response from the Ca [...]

Norwich City Loanee Josh Murphy An Award Winner At MK Dons

Norwich City winger Josh Murphy who has spent the season on loan at MK Dons has clearly made a positive impression at the club having picked up an award at the end of season club dinner, despite the club suffering a poor season overall and being relegated - much like the ultimate fate for his parent club too. The speedy winger was named Players&rsq [...]

Transfer Rumour: Stoke Plotting Summer Raid For Nathan Redmond

The latest transfer rumour that is doing the rounds today following his good showing against Arsenal last week, and yesterday's defeat effectively sealing our relegation is that Mark Hughes wants to take Nathan Redmond to Stoke City in the summer as he tries to add much needed pace to his attacking lineup for next season. Redmond has just one y [...]

Norwich City' Injured Defender Timm Klose Sets Euro 2016 Target

Alex Neil revealed yesterday the Swiss international has an outside chance of recovering from his knee ligament injury for the summer tournament, however following yesterday's defeat hat all but sealed our relegation, I like many fans i'm sure have my doubts that we will see him in a City shirt again such is the way the sport is going these [...]

Norwich City’s FA Cup Hero Errol Crossan Is Mourned

We are saddened to hear that Norwich City Hall Of Fame member Errol Crossan, who played a key role in Norwich City’s famous FA Cup run of 1958-59, has died at the age of 85. The Canadian right winger played in all 11 games as the Canaries reached the semi-finals of the competition as a third-tier side before being beaten by Luton in a replay. [...]