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Yesterday, 12:14
Lynn Town
Lowestoft Town (blue/ white) v Braintree Town at Crown Meadow.
Pre Season Friendly.
Andrew Fisk.

Picture: James Bass

Lowestoft Town enjoyed their best work-out of pre-season so far despite going down to a 3-1 defeat against Braintree Town at Crown Meadow.

Lloyd Marshall hit 50 but couldn't prevent Fakenham from losing to Diss. Picture: RONNIE HEYHOE

Fakenham suffered the agony of losing by just one run as they continue to hover just above the relegation zone.

Lloyd Marshall
Action from Fakenham Town v Leicester City U21s at Clipbush Park. Picture: Tony Miles

The youngsters of Premier League champions Leicester City proved far too strong for Fakenham Town at Clipbush Park.

Andrew Jarvis
There won't be scenes like this at Clipbush Park this evening. Picture: NICK POTTS

Leicester City will be in Norfolk tonight for a pre-season friendly.

Premier League
It was a frustrating weekend for three of the area's EAPL sides.

An outstanding century from Devon Conway failed to secure a home victory for Vauxhall Mallards.

Paul Bradshaw

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 12:14
Lynn Town
Lowestoft Town (blue/ white) v Braintree Town at Crown Meadow.
Pre Season Friendly.
Andrew Fisk.

Picture: James Bass

Lowestoft Town enjoyed their best work-out of pre-season so far despite going down to a 3-1 defeat against Braintree Town at Crown Meadow.

Topcroft's Greg Rostron. Picture: Ian Burt

Division One leaders Dereham had a day to forget at relegation threatened Topcroft – but remain 10 points clear at the top as rivals Horsford A also struggled.

Barton Wanderers
Action from the Swardeston V Vauxhall Mallards cricket match. Peter Lambert batting for Swardeston misses the ball and was given out for LBW. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

The picture at both ends of the East Anglian Premier League table became a lot clearer at the weekend on what was a mixed day for Norfolk teams.

Sam Arthurton
Action from day one of Norfolk's match against Lincolnshire at Manor Park in July 2015,  James Spelman moves to his century with a well timed sweep. Picture: Tim Ferley

James Spelman produced his second superb batting display in successive games yesterday to put Norfolk in an strong position on day one of their Minor Counties Championship clash with Lincolnshire at Manor Park.

Cyclists mark the completion of the new first section of the new £1m Hoveton to Horning Three Rivers Cycleway.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Neighbouring riverside villages have been opened up to visitors after a £1m cycle path, the first stretch in a longer route, was unveiled after years of campaigning.

Norfolk County Council

Norwich City

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Germany
Michael McGovern joined the rest of Norwich City's keeper on tour in Austria last week. 
Picture by EXPA Pictures/Focus Images Ltd

Michael McGovern is one of the best Alex Neil has seen – but the Norwich City new boy must fight to become his number one at Carrow Road.

Norwich City Josh Murphy has featured prominently in the early weeks of pre-season. 
Picture by EXPA Pictures/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil will settle for nothing less than promotion this season and the Norwich City chief is prepared to unleash his young blood on the Championship to do it.

Premier League
Romain Vincelot has left Coventry for Bradford. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire

Transfer dealings are the main focus for Coventry City fans as their team head to Carrow Road for tonight’s pre-season friendly.

Coventry City
Timm Klose in action for Norwich City. Picture: Richard Blaxall/Focus Images

Norwich City fans have been given a pre-season boost with the news that Timm Klose will be staying at Carrow Road or the upcoming Championship season.

Premier League
James Maddison in pre-season action for Norwich City against FK Dukla Prague. 
Picture by EXPA Pictures/Focus Images Ltd

Earning the trust and confidence of Norwich City boss Alex Neil is the key objective for young Canaries midfielder James Maddison.

Norwich City

Columnists

Tim and Sue Stapleford in 2009. Pictures by Bob Hobbs

This column was initially going to be about the new prime minister and some of the items that the people of Norwich might want to see on Theresa May’s to-do list.

Norwich
Timm Klose shows his class before injury ended his season early.

It’s that time of the year again. A football doesn’t even have to be kicked in anything approaching anger, but still our clubs are giving us the jitters.

Newcastle
Wales' Sam Vokes (left) and Gareth Bale (right) during a training session at the Wales Media Centre, Complex sportif du Cosec, Dinard. Photo: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

It’s 9.10am on Wednesday and I’ve just boarded the train from St Malo in Brittany to Lyon in the south-east of France where Wales face Portugal tonight in the European Championship semi-final.

France
Jamie Vardy probably wont get the space he wants and needs when England try to unpick Iceland on Monday.

Euro 2016 caught light as a tournament on Wednesday night, just in time for the knockout stages. And it was glorious.

France

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Yesterday, 18:01
James Maddison in pre-season action for Norwich City against FK Dukla Prague. 
Picture by EXPA Pictures/Focus Images Ltd

Earning the trust and confidence of Norwich City boss Alex Neil is the key objective for young Canaries midfielder James Maddison.

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Norwich City
Yesterday, 18:10
Timm Klose in action for Norwich City. Picture: Richard Blaxall/Focus Images

Norwich City fans have been given a pre-season boost with the news that Timm Klose will be staying at Carrow Road or the upcoming Championship season.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
There won't be scenes like this at Clipbush Park this evening. Picture: NICK POTTS

Leicester City will be in Norfolk tonight for a pre-season friendly.

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Yesterday, 13:46
Timm Klose during Norwich City's pre-season tour to Austria. Picture: EXPA Pictures/Focus Images

At lunchtime on Saturday May 7, Timm Klose strolled into a lounge at Carrow Road alongside former player turned excellent host, Adam Drury.

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Premier League
Yesterday, 12:14
Lowestoft Town (blue/ white) v Braintree Town at Crown Meadow.
Pre Season Friendly.
Andrew Fisk.

Picture: James Bass

Lowestoft Town enjoyed their best work-out of pre-season so far despite going down to a 3-1 defeat against Braintree Town at Crown Meadow.

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