Mike Phelan joins Norwich City

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Former Man Utd assistant and Norwich City midfielder, Mike Phelan has joined the Canaries management staff. Phelan has been appointed as the new first team coach for Norwich and will begin his work on Wednesday. The appointment comes in the light of a vacancy in the position after Mark Robson’s contract as first team coach was terminated just a few …

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Wigan appoint controversial Malky Mackay as manager

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Wigan Athletic have today confirmed that Malky Mackay will be the club’s new manager, this is despite an ongoing investigation by the FA into alleged racial text messages sent by him during Mackay’s time in charge of Cardiff City. Malky Mackay is 42-years-old and the Scottish born manager had a full career as a defender playing in Scotland and England for …

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Ricky Van Wolfswinkel hoping to stay on at St Etienne

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Norwich City’s record signing, Ricky Van Wolfswinkel has hinted that he may stay in France with St Etienne. The striker joined Norwich City last summer for a fee of around £7.5m, but with the weight of Norfolk upon the Dutchman’s shoulders, Van Wolfswinkel was burdened with expectation and struggled to adapt to life in Norwich. 1 goal all season for …

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Jonas Gutierrez discharged from cancer treatment

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Newcastle United winger, Jonas Gutierrez has been discharged from cancer treatment in a hospital in Argentina. The 31-year-old had an operation to remove his left testicle in September after the Argentine found a tumour. Gutierrez underwent chemotherapy treatment in Argentina and yesterday announced he has been discharged from hospital. The former Norwich City loanee, Tweeted this yesterday. Hoy me dieron …

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5 Championship players who could be of interest to the Premier League

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As speculation surrounding the January transfer window comes to the fore, here are 5 Championship players who may be of interest to the Premier League… Bakary Sakho has been a sensation for the newly promoted Wolves this season. 7 goals to his name and a constant threat in attacking areas, Kenny Jackett will have to be ready to quash any …

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Norwich City’s Cameron Jerome claims he was racially abused

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Norwich City striker, Cameron Jerome has claimed he was racially abused by Leeds United defender, Giuseppe Bellusci in last nights Championship clash. Jerome reacted angrily after the two came together in a clash in the first-half and Canaries boss, Neil Adams has revealed that Jerome says the Italian made a racist remark, “Cameron has alleged that a racist remark was …

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Can Northern Ireland go all the way?

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Northern Ireland shocked most of the footballing world after making it 3 wins out of 3 in their Euro 2016 Qualification. A 2-0 win over Greece who went through to the last 16 of the World Cup in Brazil this summer epitomises their successful campaign thus far. Boss Michael O’Neill praised his sides deadly striker, Kyle Lafferty for Northern Ireland’s …

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Ricky Van Wolfswinkel finally scores for St Etienne!

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On loan St Etienne striker Ricky Van Wolfswinkel has finally scored. The Dutch striker who is still contracted to Norwich City has endured an nightmare run since his last goal. Van Wolfswinkel was signed by Norwich City at the beginning of last season from Sporting Lisbon for a fee around £7.5m. A player who was expected to score goals for …

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Norwich City – “A commanding position”

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Norwich City’s surprise exit from the Capital One Cup may have shaken a few Canary fans this week. However, one must remember the importance of the league. Yes, it would be nice to taste success in the cup competitions, but it isn’t at the forefront of the Neil Adams’ tick list. A somewhat reshuffled Norwich City side collapsed against a stubborn Shrewsbury Town …

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Norwich City star Klye Lafferty is lauded for his efforts

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Norwich City striker, Kyle Lafferty was yesterday lauded for his efforts and his performance for Northern Ireland against Georgia in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Lafferty assisted and scored in his sides 2-1 away victory over Gerogia; their first away win in over 4 years. Northern Ireland manager, Michael O’Neill said, “Sometimes you need a bit of individual play to get …

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Southampton closing in on Alderweireld and chasing Redmond

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Southampton are closing in on a move for Atletico Madrid and Belgium defender Toby Alderweireld. According to Saints boss, Ronald Koeman, a deal is close to being agreed for the defender, which looks to be a season long loan according to Sky Sports News HQ. Meanwhile, Southampton are said said to also be tracking another attacking player to make up for …

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Norwich City fight off Premier League sides to sign Scottish prodigy

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Norwich City have signed Scottish prodigy Conor McGrandles from Falkirk, fighting off interest from Aston Villa and Newcastle. The Scottish side have said they have received a club record fee for the teenager, believed to be around £1m according to BBC Sport. McGrandles hs penned a three-year-deal with the Canaries with the option of a further 12-months. Speaking ahead of the …

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QPR complete signing of Dutch midfielder

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QPR yesterday completed the signing of Leroy Fer from Norwich City for a fee said to be around £10m despite claims the deal is worth £8m according to BBC Sport. QPR boss Harry Redknapp captured the Dutch midfielder on a three-year-contract and Fer is now eligible to play and could make his debut this Sunday against Spurs. Redknapp spoke in the …

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BREAKING NEWS – Leroy Fer having medical at QPR

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*BREAKING NEWS* – Norwich City midfielder, Leroy Fer is undergoing a medical at QPR! @LeroyFer10 @QPRFC #fer #QPR #ncfc #faithandfootball — Faith & Football (@Faith_Footy) August 19, 2014 Sky Sources: Leroy Fer undergoing medical at QPR #ssnhq — Sky Sports News HQ (@SkySportsNewsHQ) August 19, 2014 RUMOUR MILL: Norwich City midfielder Leroy Fer undergoing QPR medical on a £7m move: …

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Stoke striker turns down Champions League football for the Championship

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Stoke City striker Cameron Jerome has been reported to have turned down the opportuntity to sign for Scottish Champions Celtic and thus, Champions League football to ply his trade in the Championship with Norwich City, according to the Pink’un. The 28-year-old spent last season on loan at Crystal Palace but only managed to score twice for the Premier League side in …

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Cardiff set to sign Norwich City star

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Cardiff City are set to sign Norwich City winger Anthony Pilkington for an undisclosed fee according to reports from BBC Sport on Twitter. BREAKING NEWS: @CardiffCityFC are to sign midfielder Anthony @Pilkington_11 from @NorwichCityFC for an undisclosed fee — BBC Wales Sport (@BBCWalesSport) August 13, 2014 BBC Sport Tweeted this moments ago and it appears that the Norwich City winger …

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Norwich City transfer record signing could be off to France

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Norwich City paid in excess of £8m for Dutch striker, Ricky Van Wolfsinkel, a gamble taken by former City manager Chris Hughton but one that hasn’t paid dividends. With just the solitary goal to his name in the Yellow and Green, “The Wolf” looks set to be exiting Carrow Road this summer. Norwich’s poor goalscoring form last season has encouraged …

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QPR and Southampton after Fer

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Queens Park Rangers and Southampton are continuing to battle it out for Netherlands and Norwich City midfielder, Leroy Fer. Fer only joined the canaries last season but couldn’t stop the Norfolk outfits demise to the Sky Bet Championship. The World Cup goalscorer has been drawing in attention from the Premier League and Spain. According to The Pink’un, QPR and Harry Redknapp …

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