Archives: Norwich City

Who Will Win the PFA Player of the Year Award?

Posted on by David Eykelestam

It is that time of year again. The ballot papers are being sent throughout the footballing hinterland for each of the innumerate PFA members to put an X next to the name of the standout player of 2011-12. The fact … Continue reading

Premier League Sunday, Gameweek 28: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

If you live in the United States, hopefully you’ve remembered to move your clocks forward one hour this morning. With the U.S. Daylight Savings Time in full effect, the two big matches kick off at 10am ET today. Manchester United … Continue reading

What I Learned About Your Premier League Club This Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris

In the 20 years that I’ve followed the Premier League, this season has been the most unique for me. In previous years, I watched the league with an unbiased lens, able to dish out criticism and laud players and teams … Continue reading

Random Thoughts From Premier League Gameweek 26

Posted on by Matt Hackenmiller

1. Arsenal fans can exhale and begin chanting, “All is well”. Yes, the Gunners played much better Sunday, but this is still the same club that was routed at the San Siro recently so it is difficult to get a firm … Continue reading

Look At These English Football Clubs And Badges From 1962: Collector’s Card Photos

Posted on by Christopher Harris

On day three of cleaning out my garage, I found a pleasant surprise in a 1962 collection of 25 cards entitled “Football Clubs and Badges” from a company named Lamberts Of Norwich. The cards were included in packets of tea … Continue reading

A Trip Down Memory Lane With 1990 Panini Football Stickers: Photos

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Day two of cleaning up my garage unearthed some more gems. This time it’s “Football ’90,” which is a small stack of Panini stickers from the 1990-91 season. There are about 50-75 stickers in all, nowhere near the entire collection. … Continue reading

What Are The 20 Premier League Clubs Wishing For in 2012?

Posted on by Matt Hackenmiller

Here is what the Premier League clubs are wishing for in 2012: Arsenal: Gunner fans are wishing that scoring machine Robin van Persie continues his torrid streak. Aston Villa: That Alex McLeish has a method to his “managerial tactic” madness. … Continue reading

Can Norwich City and Queens Park Rangers Stay Up This Season?

Posted on by Ally Poole

Apart from The Gaffer waxing lyrically about Swansea, there has not been that much on the other two promoted sides here on EPL Talk. It has been quite a year for QPR and Norwich but what did 2011 mean to … Continue reading

Everton 1-1 Norwich City: Tactical Review

Posted on by Earl Reed

Norwich City grabbed a 1-1 draw in their trip to the northwest to face Everton on Saturday. The home squad lined up in their usual 4-4-1-1 shape, with Louis Saha finding himself up top with Tim Cahill withdrawn in the … Continue reading

Depleted Newcastle United Faces Tough Test Against Norwich City

Posted on by Martin Lindsay

At the beginning of the season Newcastle United would have, with respect, viewed a trip to Norwich City as a maximum three pointer. Almost four months on, it’s fair to say circumstance has forced the Magpies to reassess this weekend’s … Continue reading

Will All Of The Promoted Clubs Avoid Relegation?

Posted on by Matt Hackenmiller

“Fact Or Fiction” is a series that will be run every Friday. In this series, an assertion will be made regarding an impacting topic in the Premier League. EPL Talk writers Matt Hackenmiller and Earl Reed each offer their views on whether … Continue reading

Premier League Weekend Review: Local Rivals Embarrass United & Chelsea

Posted on by Alex Muller

The headline from this past weekend’s Premier League action will rightfully be dominated by what transpired in the Manchester derby, but City’s destruction of 10-man United wasn’t the only notable result of another exciting weekend in the English top flight. … Continue reading

Liverpool 1 – 1 Norwich City – Tactical Analysis

Posted on by Earl Reed

The late game on the Saturday docket for the Premier League saw Norwich City equalize and hold on, earning a point at Anfield against Liverpool. Without Lucas Leiva, who was serving a mandatory match suspension for yellow card accumulation, Kenny … Continue reading

Norwich City 2-1 Sunderland: Black Cats Inconsistent

Posted on by Jack Tomczuk

Norwich City defeated Sunderland by a score of 2-1 at Carrow Road on Monday. The Black Cats fell behind by two goals before scoring late to worry Norwich. Steve Bruce will certainly feel the pressure now after an inconsistent string … Continue reading

Giving Respect to the History of All 20 Premier League Clubs

Posted on by Double Pivot

The focus for a long time was on the “big four” of Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United. Tottenham and Manchester City made enough inroads to turn that into the “Sky Six” temporarily. To be honest, most of the noise … Continue reading

Chelsea 3-1 Norwich City: Tactics Review

Posted on by Earl Reed

While the result was in doubt deep into the second half, Chelsea rose to earn a 3-1 result at Stamford Bridge. The Torres-Drogba saga was revived in this match. Manager Andre Villas-Boas started both forwards up front. AVB settled on … Continue reading

Poll: Will it be Norwich, QPR or Swansea to Survive the Drop?

Posted on by Aram Gyan

“Norwich, Q.P.R., Swansea! Come in, come in.” “Well, this is rather nice.” “It is, isn’t it?” “May we take our coats off? And could we trouble you for some seats, we’ve come a long way.” “Erm, I wouldn’t get too … Continue reading

Norwich City Away Shirt for 2011-12 Season: When Irish Eyes Are Smiling

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Norwich City have unveiled their away shirt for the 2011-12 Premier League. If you’re Irish, you’re probably thinking this shirt design looks familiar. The new Norwich away shirt, designed by Errea, looks like a Republic Of Ireland rugby jersey. Not … Continue reading