Search

Fakenham and Wells Sport

Paul Hunt

The Premier Division title race may be all but over – but that’s far from the case in the second tier.

Stephen Harvey, grounded, in action for Fakenham Town. Picture: TONY MILES

The players of Fakenham Town are determined to make Wayne Anderson’s Ghosts’ swansong a winning one.

Paul Hunt
Wayne Anderson, left, and Neil Jarvis will stand side by side for the last time as Fakenham's management duo tomorrow. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

The biggest talking point from the non-league football scene in the area this week is discussed in detail on Gavin Caney’s latest podcast offering.

Wayne Anderson
The higher-level club Wayne Anderson is joining has been confirmed as Dereham Town. Picture: IAN BURT

Departing Fakenham boss Wayne Anderson insists his decision to take over Dereham Town Reserves will not hinder his managerial progress.

Wayne Anderson
Fakenham full-back Tom Bane-Young eluding the grip of Dereham (and ex team-mate) winger Josh Gee to score his side's second try. Picture: MIKE WYATT

The hosts claimed the bragging rights as they locked horns with their fierce rivals again during the clubs’ final Eastern Counties Two North game of the season.

Norfolk

Norfolk Sport

There will be a minute’s silence before all Anglian Combination matches on Saturday following the death of the league’s president, Tony Dickerson.

Action from King's Lynn Town v Blyth Spartans - Lynn's Henry Eze screams after the 3 goal. Picture: Matthew Usher.

It’s hard to assess where the Linnets first developed the soft centre that continues to undermine their quest for progress.

non-league
Dereham Town FC v AFC Sudbury.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

Dereham recorded a fine victory against Jamie Godbold’s high-flying side which kept alive their play-off hopes.

non-league
Football action between Yarmouth Town and Haverhill Borough.

The Premier Division title race may be all but over – but that’s far from the case in the second tier.

Paul Hunt
Football.

Wroxham came up against a despondent Redbridge outfit who had lost their last game 7-0, writes Thomas Crabb.

Norfolk

Norwich City

15:00
United Kingdom

Norwich City midfielder Nathan Redmond has an old score to settle against Germany when he features for the England’s Under-21s against their old foes at Middlesbrough’s Riverside Stadium on Monday night (KO 7.45pm).

Ipswich Town academy chief Bryan Klug is confident his club can still compete with Norwich City's youth set-up. Picture: James Ager

Ipswich academy director Bryan Klug insists he is not jealous of Norwich City’s status as the premier youth set-up in East Anglia.

Norwich
Norwich City midfielder Gary ONeil is already making plans for retirement after he finishes playing. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Gary O’Neil is already preparing for life after his playing days – but knows how hard it will be to make it a success.

Neil Adams
Alex Neil wants Norwich City to kick on when the Championship resumes on Good Friday. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil has demanded “everything we’ve got” from everyone involved in his Norwich City squad as he targets an automatic promotion run.

Chris Hughton
Northern Ireland's Norwich City striker Kyle Lafferty celebrates his second goal in his country's 2-1 Euro 2016 win over Finalnd at Windsor Park on Sunday. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Norwich City striker Kyle Lafferty elected to praise his Northern Ireland team mates rather than claim all the glory after a starring two-goal role in a crucial 2-1 Euro 2016 victory over Finland at Windsor Park.

Martin Olsson

Columnists

Saturday, March 28, 2015
Neil Adams

Regular readers will know that I’m not a fan of international breaks and the way that they interrupt the flow of a season.

Jonny Howson of Norwich celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Sky Bet Championship win over Nottingham Forest at Carrow Road, Norwich. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

At last this season has truly come alive – what a shame we’re now in the middle of a frustrating international break and after that have only a handful of games left to enjoy.

Neil Adams
Wes Hoolahan of Norwich celebrates scoring his sides 3rd goal from the penalty spot during the Sky Bet Championship match at Carrow Road, Norwich
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd +44 7904 640267
21/03/2015

What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Nottingham Forest? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

FROM THE ARCHIVE: Mathias Svensson slides the ball past Nottingham Forest goalkeeper Darren Ward in the 14th minute of Norwich City's 1-0 win against Nottingham Forest at Carrow Road on Boxing Day 2003 - the day on which Darren Huckerby was unveiled as a permanent signing before kick-off.
 Picture: Bill Smith

The only certainty involved in supporting Norwich City is that nothing will ever be easy.

Alex Neil
Norwich City's Milk Cup winners parade the trophy through the city centre. Picture: Archant archive

This year marks the 113th birthday of Norwich City. I have to confess I haven’t done the exact maths, but I estimate the Canaries have played more than 5,500 matches since being formed in 1902.

Alex Neil

Most Read

Football action between Yarmouth Town and Haverhill Borough.

The Premier Division title race may be all but over – but that’s far from the case in the second tier.

Read more
Paul Hunt
Friday, January 13, 2012

Thetford Town were given a golden opportunity to reach the Norfolk Senior Cup final at Carrow Road when they were drawn at home to the competition’s minnows, Norwich St Johns.

Read more
13:09
Ipswich Town academy chief Bryan Klug is confident his club can still compete with Norwich City's youth set-up. Picture: James Ager

Ipswich academy director Bryan Klug insists he is not jealous of Norwich City’s status as the premier youth set-up in East Anglia.

Read more
Norwich
06:30
Action from King's Lynn Town v Blyth Spartans - Lynn's Jakes Jones comes close to scoring. Picture: Matthew Usher.

It was the case of another game that got away for King’s Lynn Town, according to Gary Setchell.

Read more
non-league
06:30
Ross Jarvis of Lowestoft Town shoots high and wide during the Conference North match at Wetherby Road, Harrogate
Picture by Richard Land/Focus Images Ltd +44 7713 507003
28/03/2015

It is often suggested it is grim up north and for most of their first season in the Conference, Lowestoft Town have tended to agree.

Read more
non-league

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 6°C

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Fakenham and Wells Times e-edition today E-edition