I am tempted to start this column in hushed tones...
Remember the seven-year plan?
It’s fantasy football time again. That period when many football fans will be making mental wish-lists of those their team should sign and those they should ditch.
Still feels good, doesn’t it?
The Mason’s Arms in Donisthorpe didn’t know what had hit it.
The peacetime of an otherwise normal Saturday lunchtime shattered by a crazed Norwich City fan, desperate to see them reach Wembley.
There was an interesting comment from Alex Neil in the press conference after the Fulham game as he spoke about the change at the club in recent months.
That image of Russell Martin crouched down on the Carrow Road turf at the end of Friday night’s game, his face twisted in anguish, tells you all there is to know about the enormity of the defeat.
Some players go through hot streaks and it’s not entirely clear exactly why or what’s changed for them.
At last this season has truly come alive – what a shame we’re now in the middle of a frustrating international break and after that have only a handful of games left to enjoy.
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