Posts Tagged "Norwich City"

Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Twenty-One: Brighton & Norwich Scrap At The Bottom

Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Twenty-One: Brighton & Norwich Scrap At The Bottom

By on Nov 4, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

As February turned to March in 1981, the battle to avoid relegation to the Second Division was hotting up, with just two points seperating Brghton & Hove Albion, Norwich City and Leicester City at the bottom of the table. The big match of the weekend at the bottom of the table came from Carrow Road, and was between Norwich and Brighton. With ten games of the...

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Luton Town’s FA Cup Win Should Not Be Understated

By on Jan 27, 2013 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

There was, of course, a time when the boundaries between the Football League and non-league football were considerably more clearly defined than they are now. There was no such thing as automatic promotion and relegation from the top of non-league football, and non-league clubs wishing to make that particular great leap forward had to apply for a place amongst the...

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100 Owners: Number 78 – Robert Chase (Norwich City)

By on Dec 7, 2012 in History, Latest | 2 comments

It takes, it might be argued, a special type of football club chairman to persuade the supporters of Norwich City to violent demonstration. In the first months of 1996, however, one man managed to achieve this, and that man’s name was Robert Chase. A local builder, Chase arrived at Carrow Road in the early 1980s at a time when the financial fortunes of many...

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The 200% Pre-Season Previews: Norwich City

By on Aug 15, 2012 in English League Football, Latest | 4 comments

So, let’s get the obvious line out of the way first. That difficult second season. Buoyed by the adrenaline high of promotion into a new division, a team kicks on and exceeds the most apocalyptic of pre-season predictions. In the lower divisions, this might mean two successive promotions, but in the Premier League this usually means a mid-table finish of some...

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Match Of The Past: Norwich City

By on Jun 22, 2012 in Latest, Video | 1 comment

As regular readers of this site will be aware, we are delving back into the past over the course of this summer so bring you collections of videos from English footballs history. This week we’re featuring Norwich City, and we kick-off with a compilation from the clubs FA Cup run of 1959, when they reached the semi-finals of the competition as a Third Division...

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