Story of the match: Norwich City U23s 2 Wolves U23s 1

PUBLISHED: 13:30 15 April 2018 | UPDATED: 17:06 15 April 2018

Marco Stiepermann's season was hit by a hernia operation. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Marco Stiepermann's season was hit by a hernia operation. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

©Focus Images Limited www.focus-images.co.uk +447814 482222

Norwich City Under-23s played the final home game of their Premier League Two campaign this afternoon, beating Wolves 2-1 to claim a Division Two victory at Carrow Road.

If viewing our live debate on a phone or tablet please make sure your browser and operating system are updated to the latest versions

Marco Stiepermann and Matt Jarvis were due to step up their injury comebacks for City during the U23 action against Wolves but 31-year-old winger Jarvis was not involved.

However, Stiepermann put the young Canaries 2-0 up after Tristan Abrahams had opened the scoring and Matt Gill’s side held on despite heavy pressure from the visitors after the break.

REPORT: Norwich City U23s 2 Wolves U23s 1 – Stiepermann helps young Canaries to hard fought victory

Stiepermann hasn’t featured for the Canaries first team for two months due to surgery on a hernia and has made just four appearances as a substitute since his last start, a 2-1 home defeat to Brentford in the Championship on December 22.

The 27-year-old summer signing from Bochum has made 27 appearances for Daniel Farke’s team though, mostly at left-back but also in midfield.

• Follow updates from the game above

Norfolk's trusted business finder

Most Read