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Friday, February 27, 2015

The Norfolk and Suffolk Youth League hosted the next stage of its Futsal experience on Sunday when under nine teams played 15 matches and then split into groups and played a champions league format competition.

Downham Market v Saffron Walden. Picture: Ian Burt

Great Yarmouth Town moved one step closer to ending their five-year wait to lift a trophy by progressing to the First Division Knockout Cup final.

Tom Youngs in training with England earlier this week, ahead of his release from the Six Nations squad to allow him to play for Leicester this weekend. Picture: PA

Norfolk duo Tom Youngs and George Catchpole are in the Leicester Tigers starting XV for tomorrow’s Aviva Premiership clash with London Irish (2pm).

Patrick Manifold shows off the skills which have served him so well.

Patrick Manifold is heading Down Under as he looks to add another country to his worldwide success story.

Daniel Seabourne, front row, left, faces the camera with his England Under-25 team-mates. Picture: SUBMITTED

Daniel Seabourne admits he was left disappointed by his England Under-25s debut – despite picking up two wins from his three matches.

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 18:32

Norfolk BC A have moved to the top of Division One of the Norfolk CIBA County Bowls League, sponsored by Granite Transformations.

Action from the 0-4 loss of King's Lynn Town v Rushall Olympic - Lynn go 0-3 down. Picture: Matthew Usher.

For much of this season the Linnets’ dreadful away form has been propped up by a stern home resistance.

It was a tough day for Lynn manager Gary Setchell on the touchline against Rushall. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Gary Setchell insists his King’s Lynn Town players will be relieved to escape The Walks pressure cooker when they visit Ashton United this evening.

Norfolk Under-13s take on Paarl Skool Gimnasium during their tour of South Africa.

Norfolk’s under-13 cricket team have returned from their trip to South Africa having learned some important lessons about their sport.

Action from the 0-4 loss of King's Lynn Town v Rushall Olympic - Peter Winn shows his frustration. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Gary Setchell admits he was rendered almost speechless by King’s Lynn Town’s second-half collapse against Rushall.

Norwich City

Yesterday, 22:59
Ian Holloway

Norwich City will move into the automatic promotion places if they beat Wigan at Carrow Road tomorrow night – after Derby County lost their second consecutive Championship match.

Norwich City players celebrate going 2-0 up against Ipswich Town on Sunday, but who would you pick to start against Wigan on Wednesday? Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City face Wigan Athletic at Carrow Road on Wednesday and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

Compete against Carrow Road legends Jeremy Goss, Iwan Roberts and Darren Eadie in Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw

Wednesday’s opponents Wigan Athletic are next up in our ‘Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw’ game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie, Jeremy Goss and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

Cameron Jerome is in contention for Wigan's Championship visit despite a late derby exit with a foot injury. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome is in contention for Wednesday’s Championship test against struggling Wigan despite his late derby exit with a foot injury.

Wigan Athletic's figurehead, Dave Whelan, has resigned as chairman from the Latics . Photo: Barrington Coombs/PA Wire.

Wigan’s long-standing figurehead Dave Whelan has announced he has stepped down as chairman of the Latics on the eve of their midweek Championship trip to Norwich City.

Columnists

Yesterday, 16:55

Norwich City face Wigan Athletic at Carrow Road on Wednesday and we want to know who you would pick to start for the Canaries.

Compete against Carrow Road legends Jeremy Goss, Iwan Roberts and Darren Eadie in Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw

Wednesday’s opponents Wigan Athletic are next up in our ‘Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw’ game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie, Jeremy Goss and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

Bradley Johnson is all smiles once again - this time helping Norwich City to another derby-day success against archa rivals Ipswich Town.

Bradley Johnson is a hard guy to ignore at the moment – Michael Bailey looks into the reasons why...

Lewis Grabban celebrates scoring Norwich City's second goal. 
Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

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

John Ruddy celebrates Norwich City's victory at Portman Road in August. The stakes in Sunday's East Anglian derby with Ipswich are even higher. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Let’s take a moment to revel in some statistics on Alex Neil’s time at Norwich City so far. Played nine, won seven, drawn one, lost one. Twenty two points secured out of a possible 27, 15 from the last 15.

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A man armed with a knife made off with cash from a Great Yarmouth shop in a daylight robbery.

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The mystery egg laid in a nest in a Gorleston school playground has finally hatched – and the excited children watched a time-lapsed video of the creature emerging.

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People were told to leave their homes after a fire broke out at a pub in Caister-on-Sea.

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Elizabeth Field pictured at her daughter Samantha's wedding in London, 2009. Picture by: David Willems

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Yesterday, 11:58
The house that was damaged after a bin lorry reversed into it.

Police and firefighters were scrambled to a residential road in Great Yarmouth after a bin lorry reversed into a house.

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