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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.

Ross King is congratulated by his team mates having just scored the equaliser for Kirkley & Pakefield in a 3-3 draw at Hadleight United. Picture: Steve Wood

League leaders Norwich United will look to start strengthening their position at the top of the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division table this afternoon.

Norwich United boss Damian Hilton. Picture: Bill Smith

In-form Norwich United will go top of the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division tonight, if they can get at least a point at home against Norfolk rivals Thetford Town.

Action from Great Yarmouth Town's draw with March Town at the Wellesley. Picture: James Bass

Norwich United are on the coat-tails of the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division leaders as the balance of power shifted at the weekend.

Gorlestons Scott Manning (left) in action against Hadleigh.   Photo: DAVID HARDY

Premier Division Gorleston will be hoping to build on last weekend’s victory over previously unbeaten leaders Hadleigh United when they visit Thetford Town.

Ben Boyce found the net for Fakenham Town. Picture: TONY MILES

Matty Franks’ scrambled winner three minutes from time settled a pulsating FA Vase second qualifying round encounter as Fakenham saw off Mildenhall at Clipbush Park.

Fakenham manger Wayne Anderson, left, and coach Neil Jarvis will be looking to mastermind a Ghosts' win in the FA Vase this afternoon. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Fakenham Town kick off their FA Vase campaign this afternoon with the visit of Mildenhall Town – and a quick chance to put right an earlier league defeat.

Barwell v Norwich United

Norwich United will be in the hat for today’s FA Cup third qualifying round draw after gaining an impressive draw at Barwell.

Manager Wayne Anderson says he will not be pushing any panic buttons after Fakenham Town’s difficult run in the Premier Division.

The future's bright, the future's orange is a saying that some feel doesn't apply to Diss right now after their torrid start to the season. Picture: Mick Howes

Diss Town’s start to the season went from bad to worse as they suffered an embarrassing 7-0 defeat at home to Godmanchester in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.

GOAL: Kirkley and Pakefield FC's Kyle Baker (blue) celebrates a goal during their FA Vase win over Diss at Walmer Road. Pictures: MICK HOWES

Diss Town will be looking to finally end their barren start to the term at the 10th time of asking.

FA Cup match, Norwich United v Wisbech Town. Norwich number ten celebrates the only goal of the game. Photo: Bill Smith

Matt Blake got the only goal to secure Norwich United’s passage into the second qualifying round of the FA Cup against Wisbech Town.

Richard Daniels when he refereed. Picture: STEVE ADAMS

Premier Division Gorleston have another chance to prove the doubters wrong when they welcome Brantham Athletic.

Swaffham Town's (white) Mikey Thompson riding a challenge under the watch of Matthew Castellan during their side's FA Vase defeat at Yaxley. Picture: Eddie Deane

Thetford Town’s impressive start to the season has continued with progress in the FA Vase against local rivals Ely City.

Ally McKenna about to fire in another winner for Gorleston.

Friends Mark Scott and Brady Stone will become rivals as the FA Vase’s road to Wembley begins.

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Wroxham had to come from behind before defeating Great Yarmouth in a pulsating FA Cup derby.

Those connected with the blue of Wroxham will be hoping for FA Cup progression against their Norfolk opponents from Great Yarmouth this afternoon. Picture: Simon Finlay

Wroxham and Great Yarmouth Town lock horns in a mouth-watering clash at Trafford Park.

Robbie Harris was at the double in Fakenham's win over Haverhill Rovers.

Norwich United kept up their 100 per cent winning start to the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division season with a 4-0 win over Whitton United.

Matt Blake, right, scored the only goal in Norwich United's FA Cup match against Deeping Rangers Photo: Bill Smith

Six of our area’s sides kept their FA Cup dreams alive while three fell at the first hurdle of the extra-preliminary round.

The Tangerines of Diss Town have started the season poorly. Picture: John Hutton.

Diss Town will be looking to end their winless start to the season this afternoon when they welcome in-form Holbeach United in the FA Cup extra preliminary round.

Fakenham Town v Hadleigh United. Picture: Ian Burt

Fakenham’s return to the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division saw them narrowly defeated 1-0 by Hadleigh but a point against the defending champions would have been a fair fairer reflection of the game.

Diss Town manager Mike Derbyshire. Picture: Nick Butcher

Diss Town resume battle in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division with a trip to newly-promoted Ipswich Wanderers today.

Action from Wisbech Town, red, and King's Lynn Town's pre-season friendly last summer. Picture: Steve Williams.

Less than two months after the semi-professional scene shut down for the summer, non-league football is back with a bang this evening.

Happier days at Gorleston. Picture: Bill Smith.

Former Gorleston boss Stewart Larter has been accused of decimating the side he guided to last season’s Norfolk Senior Cup success.

Thetford AC junior athletes at the first Quad Kids event of the season.

Thetford played host to the first round of the annual Quad Kids athletics competition with athletes from Norfolk’s top clubs making the journey to the event held on Thetford Grammar School’s sports field.

The Wellesley recreation ground, home to Great Yarmouth Town Football Club. 

Picture: James Bass

Great Yarmouth Town have appointed former Norwich United and Gorleston striker Ricci Butler as their new first-team manager.

Pawel Guziejko, Wroxham manager. Photo: Bill Smith

The managerial merry-go-round has started in Norfolk’s semi-professional football scene.

Great Yarmouth Town's Lee Hackleton. Picture: Steve Wood

The final round of Thurlow Nunn Premier Division matches will be played today but Gorleston will not be challenging for the title.

Action from the Woodforde's Norfolk Junior Cup final at Thetford, where Thetford beat Broadland Great Yarmouth 17-6. Picture: Vincent Bess

There were more celebrations for Thetford at Two Mile Bottom, as a league and cup double was secured.

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