Norwich City

Ian Culverhouse issues instructions to Simon Lappin during his time as Norwich City assistant. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Top-level experience remains a valued commodity in non-league football, and new King’s Lynn Town manager Ian Culverhouse has that in abundance.

New King's Lynn Town manager Ian Culverhouse pictured on the sidelines at Carrow Road, during his time as assistant manager at Aston Villa, during a Premier League match in September 2013. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Former Norwich City and Aston Villa assistant manager Ian Culverhouse has been surprisingly announced as the new manager of King’s Lynn Town.

Wes Hoolahan scored a crucial penalty to seal an aggregate Championship play-off semi-final success over Ipswich Town in 2015. 
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Alex Neil has never lost an East Anglian derby. None of his players have either, yet there is a palpable nervousness around this Sunday’s upcoming duel.

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Tom Lawrence scored twice in Ipswich Towns recent 2-2 draw with Reading but is suspended for the derby. Picture: Steve Waller

Top scorer Tom Lawrence will be a big miss for Ipswich at Carrow Road on Sunday.

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Richard Money is looking forward to a taste of international football on Monday.  Picture: PA

Norwich City’s Under-23s are preparing for a big night of international football at Carrow Road.

Mitchell Dijks has helped Norwich City bulk up for the Championship combat. 
Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil is adamant his Double Dutch transfer raid has beefed up Norwich City for the Championship run-in.

Mitchell Dijks
Freddie Sears wheels away after putting Ipswich ahead against Leeds. Picture: Steve Waller

Ahead of Sunday’s derby clash, Norwich City writer David Freezer went behind enemy lines to assess Ipswich Town’s form during their 1-1 draw with Leeds.

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Grant Holt  has a laugh at Ipswich's expense as the Canaries head for a 5-1 victory at Ipswich.

Norwich City will be aiming to extend an impressive unbeaten run in the East Anglian derby when they take on Ipswich Town in Sunday’s high noon shoot-out at Carrow Road.

Ipswich Town
Alex Neil and Mick McCarthy go head-to-head again on Sunday in the latest East Anglian derby. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City and Ipswich Town renew rivalries at Carrow Road this coming weekend with bragging rights and Championship points at stake.

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Former Norwich City youngster Kyle McFadden is back in his native Ireland with Sligo Rovers. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Former Norwich City FA Youth Cup winner Kyle McFadden is not giving up hope of a return to English football, ahead of his League of Ireland debut with Sligo.

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Jubilant scenes at Carrow Road after Norwich City beat Ipswich Town to seal a Wembley play-off date in 2015. 
Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City have held the bragging rights over their bitter East Anglian rivals Ipswich Town for a number of years - but is that in danger of ending on Sunday at Carrow Road?

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Ben Killip was in good form in South Wales. Picture: PAUL CHESTERTON

Norwich City Under-23s were sunk by two first half goals in last night’s Premier League Two clash at Swansea.

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Norwich City manager Alex Neil knows it needs a slip up from the top six to get in the promotion mix. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil admits Norwich City have reached crisis point in their Championship promotion bid.

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Norwich City assistant boss Alan Irvine is being touted with the vacant Rangers post. Picture: Jasonpix

Alan Irvine has emerged as a leading contender to take over at Glasgow giants Rangers.

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Timm Klose, Russell Martin and Josh Murphy look as the Norwich Cit fans feel, following defeat at Burton. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City writers Michael Bailey and Paddy Davitt discuss the Canaries’ Championship defeat at lowly Burton Albion with editor Pete Raven and our undercover agent David Freezer.

David Freezer
Tempers flare between Burton's Tom Flanagan and Cameron Jerome. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

After another ‘pitch-war’ defeat for Norwich City, Michael Bailey offers six more lectures for the Canaries to digest following their Burton Albion loss.

Norwich City slipped up again on the road in the Championship at Burton Albion. 
Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City’s slender play-off hopes suffered another blow against Championship strugglers Burton Albion.

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Russell Martin and Cameron Jerome try to work out where it all went wrong for Norwich City at Burton. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Norwich City writers Michael Bailey and Paddy Davitt answer your questions in our Norwich City online debate from 1pm – at

Norwich City have celebrated scoring 58 goals so far this season, ranking them amongst the best clubs in Europe. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City may be recovering from a disappointing loss at Burton but it is the Canaries’ goal-scoring prowess which is making national headlines.

Premier League
Former Norwich City player Malcolm Allen.

When Sutton United run out at Gander Green Lane tonight to take on Arsenal in a classic David versus Goliath encounter it will bring back fond memories for former Norwich City striker Malcolm Allen.

Norwich City manager Alex Neil pulled no punches after his side's Burton defeat. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Cut out the stupid mistakes, warned Alex Neil, or risk a Championship derby defeat to bitter rivals Ipswich Town.

Ipswich Town
Cameron Jerome headed Norwich City level with Burton players claiming he handled the ball in diverting home Steven Whittaker's miscue. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Arrogance and stupidity. Alex Neil’s post-match words were aimed squarely at a Norwich City collective with a Championship deficiency.

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Steven Whittaker of Norwich wins a header during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Pirelli Stadium, Burton upon Trent
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Consistency remains the euphemism of choice for being good at football.

Harry Toffolo was sent off for Scunthorpe United at Bramall Lane.

Harry Toffolo was sent off for the first time in his senior career – but it didn’t inflict too much damage on his loan club.

Exeter forward Ollie Watkins looks to beat Tariqe Fosu during their clash with Colchester United in January. Picture: Richard Blaxall/Pagepix

Norwich City have been linked with a move for Exeter City starlet Ollie Watkins come the summer.

Steven Whittaker attempts a cross as he's defended by Burton's matchwinner, Michael Kightly. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

There were no shocks or surprises for Norwich City to deal with at Burton – and sadly not many in the end result either.

Russell Martin and Cameron Jerome try to work out where it all went wrong for Norwich City at Burton. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Mustard sports editor Michael Bailey and Eastern Daily Press chief writer Paddy Davitt have their say following Norwich City’s EFL Championship defeat at the struggling Brewers.

The traveling Norwich City fans get prepared on the terraces at the Pirelli Stadium before kick-off with Burton. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Michael Bailey chats with the Norwich City supporters outside Pirelli Stadium, ahead of their side’s Championship clash at struggling Burton Albion.

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An all too familiar feeling after Norwich City slumped to a 2-1 Championship defeat at Burton. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Our Norwich City correspondent Paddy Davitt has posted his marks following the Canaries’ latest away defeat.

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