Great Yarmouth Sport

Saturday, October 22, 2016
Adam Mason

Monday’s draw for the second round of the Buildbase FA Vase will feature at least one Norfolk team – as Thetford and Great Yarmouth face each other this afternoon.

Frankie Dettori has been the darling of Great Yarmouth racecourse for many years and fittingly closed the 2016 season there with a stunning 53/1 double yesterday.


Gorleston FC has confirmed that its Thurlow Nunn League fixture with Thetford at Emerald Park tonight has been postponed.

Thurlow Nunn League

Norwich City and Lowestoft will face each other in the final qualifying round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup.


Gorleston head to Brantham looking to defend the Premier Division’s last remaining unbeaten record today – but will be without top scorer Connor Ingram, who is set for a trial at Ipswich Town.

Premier Division

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 17:00

A young martial artist is celebrating success in an international competition.

Anthony Ogogo faces a long spell on the sidelines after it was revealed he sustained a broken eye socket BEFORE the first professional defeat of his career at the weekend.


Lee Stevenson’s third goal of the season ensured a fourth draw in five games for King’s Lynn Town at Stratford Town’s DCS Stadium.

Lynn Town

Both sides drew a blank in this mid-table clash at Aldiss Park, writes Rene Kendal.

Adam Smith

Neil Richmond’s brace helped secure the points for Tilbury to leapfrog Norwich United in ninth, writes Norman Bygrave.

Norwich City

Paddy Davitt

Norwich City writers Dave Freezer and Paddy Davitt discuss Norwich City’s EFL Cup exit at Leeds United.

The summer signing is perhaps not flavour of the month with the south coast club’s faithful, given he turned his back on them to join Norwich in the summer.

Alex Neil

Ryan Bennett is well aware that Norwich City’s defensive problems must be eliminated if the Canaries are to earn a positive result at high-flying Brighton on Saturday.

Chris Hughton

Leeds’ chief Garry Monk put sentiment to one side to dump his former Barnsley team-mate Alex Neil out of the EFL Cup.

Alex Neil

Norwich City will come out swinging at Brighton insists Alex Neil after a series of low blows.

Chris Hughton


Alex Neil

If I still banged out my column on an old typewriter, I’d hate to see all the crossings out I would have made this week.

It’s amazing how quickly that feeling in the pit of the stomach returns after a home defeat.

David Cameron

Much as I hate the way that international breaks interrupt the flow of the Championship season, the knock-on effect of three games in eight days when the programme resumes is just as frustrating.

Graham Dorrans

If you have ever seen a film called The Commitments, you might recall leading character Jimmy Rabbitte playing out an appearance on the Wogan Show - where he was interviewer and interviewee, a showerhead being his microphone.

It’s Preston for the lads this weekend – they’re managed by a good friend of mine in Simon Grayson.

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Councillors approved plans to build 113 new homes on the site of a former school.

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The Northern Lights could be visible in Norfolk tonight.

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