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Yesterday, 09:25

Fakenham Town are readying themselves for a big week with the club’s current first-teamers and also the stars of tomorrow facing “massive” fixtures in the coming days, writes Gareth Davis.

Thetford v Whitton Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Norwich United are flying the Norfolk flag as they continue their charge at the summit of the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.

Joe Woods on the ball for Swaffham during their 1-0 Norfolk Senior Cup win against Hempnall last weekend. Picture: Eddie Deane

Diss Town look to build on midweek cup success today when they host Norfolk rivals Fakenham Town in the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division.

Two teams from the Almary Green Anglian Combination have been handed exciting draws in the fourth round of the Norfolk Senior Cup.

Fakenham goalkeeper Tommy Rix was in the thick of the penalty action against Kirkley & Pakefield. Picture: Tony Miles

Kirkley & Pakefield have won 12-11 in a penalty shootout at Fakenham Town this evening.

Norfolk Sport

06:55

Swaffham’s players have held a clear-the-air meeting to help turn their troubled club’s fortunes around.

Tristan Cliffe, left, faces the camera.

Snetterton’s only night race of the season takes place on Saturday when the Lotus Cup UK Championship will be settled in a two-hour night-time event.

Matthew Baker (Great Yarmouth CC), from Norwich, pictured on his way to his first win in the Youth Race at the Eastern Cyclo-Cross League meeting at Mistley. Picture: Fergus Muir

Matt Baker (Great Yarmouth CC) scored his first Eastern Cyclo-Cross League win after an exciting race at Mistley in which five different riders held the lead at various stages of the race.

John Bailey on the remodelled Glaven. Can it host sea trout in the future?

It was in my first incarnation as a writer for the Eastern Daily Press that, getting on for 40 years or so ago, I wrote about sea trout under the title, A Yard of Silver.

JR Osborne with the new Snetterton-built Ralph Firman Racing championship winning car.

Snetterton racing car manufacturer, Ralph Firman Racing, made a hugely successful winning debut in America with their new Kawasaki-powered Formula 1000 single-seater race car.

Norwich City

08:00

Neil Adams is warning his Norwich City players to expect a Bolton side cast in the image of new boss Neil Lennon.

Gary ONeil is confident Norwich City can turn the tables in the Championship. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Gary O’Neil knows exactly what it will take for Norwich City to earn a ticket back to the Premier League.

Norwich City midfielder Bradley Johnson missed out against his old club, Leeds, before returning to the side for the trip to Sheffield. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Tough love is the mantra from Neil Adams as he looks to get Norwich City back to winning ways.

Jonny Howson is ready to step into the breach, with Norwich City missing injured duo Vadis Ofoe and Wes Hoolahan. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Jonny Howson is only too happy to take on the Canaries’ attacking midfield burden in the absence of injured duo Vadis Ofoe and Wes Hoolahan ahead of Bolton’s Championship visit on Friday (KO 7.45pm).

Norwich City host Bolton Wanderers at Carrow Road on Friday and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

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Yesterday, 16:51

Norwich City host Bolton Wanderers at Carrow Road on Friday and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

The traveling Norwich fans during the Sky Bet Championship match at Hillsborough, Sheffield
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25/10/2014

So is your Norwich City cup glass half full or half empty?

Norwich City midfielder Gary ONeil made an impact at Sheffield Wednesday. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

A popular myth grew out of England’s stirring Italia 90 World Cup campaign that suggested the late Sir Bobby Robson was the victim of a player coup which propelled the Three Lions all the way to a memorable semi-final, penalty heartache and Gazza’s tears.

Sheffield Wednesday's Keiren Westwood jumps over City striker Lewis Grabban during the 0-0 draw at Hillsborough. Picture: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire.

Norwich City’s goalless draw with Sheffield Wednesday may have felt instantly forgettable but if you were in the away end at Hillsborough you witnessed a true football rarity; A perfect 10.

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

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Yesterday, 09:25
Ben Boyce slots home Fakenham Town's winner against Diss Town on Saturday. Picture: TONY MILES

Fakenham Town are readying themselves for a big week with the club’s current first-teamers and also the stars of tomorrow facing “massive” fixtures in the coming days, writes Gareth Davis.

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Wednesday, July 27, 2011
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Thursday, June 30, 2011
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TRADITIONAL Shotokan Karate Ryu held its Association Training recently at Dereham Leisure Centre.

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Swaffham’s players have held a clear-the-air meeting to help turn their troubled club’s fortunes around.

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Norwich manager Neil Adams knows what lies in store against Neil Lennon's Bolton. 
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Neil Adams is warning his Norwich City players to expect a Bolton side cast in the image of new boss Neil Lennon.

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