MATCHDAY: Stevenage 2-2 Norwich City – League Two pre-season challenge for Canaries

PUBLISHED: 19:03 11 July 2017 | UPDATED: 16:06 12 July 2017

Norwich City head to League Two Stevenage for their third pre-season friendly. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City head to League Two Stevenage for their third pre-season friendly. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

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Norwich City stepped up their pre-season preparations with a first friendly against professional opposition, as they visited League Two Stevenage.

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Our Canaries correspondents Michael Bailey and Paddy Davitt were at Broadhall Way to bring you all the action, speculation and talking points.

The big news before the game was the departure of first-team coach Frankie McAvoy, as well as the signing of Middlesbrough left-back James Husband.

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The Canaries were 5-0 winners in their opening friendly at Cobh Ramblers on Wednesday evening, as part of their week-long training camp at Fota Island. The game was the first under new head coach Daniel Farke.

City then picked up a 5-1 win at non-league Suffolk neighbours Lowestoft Town. They continue their pre-season fixtures with a trip to another League Two side Cambridge United on Saturday, before their week-long tour to Germany.

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