It was the calculated gamble that led all the way to the Premier League. Norwich fan and writer Cory Varney recalls a sad goodbye or two for a couple of magicians, and the green shoots of a recovery under Daniel Farke.
It was the calculated gamble that led all the way to the Premier League. Bricks and mortar were required on and off the park. City fan and writer Cory Varney continues his journey, with a focus on the re-build.
Norwich City’s Premier League season will only resume ‘when it is safe to do so’ announced the Premier League on Friday, following a shareholders’ meeting of all 20 clubs which pledged a £145m package of financial support for the NHS, the EFL and the National League.
It was the calculated gamble that led all the way to the Premier League. But it was far from plain sailing for the club’s first overseas managerial appointment. City fan and writer Cory Varney charts the arrival of Mr Farke.
Attempting to run a marathon is daunting at the best of times but Norwich City’s chaplain is taking on the 26.2 miles on a treadmill today, despite very little training, as he aims to raise £10,000 for good causes amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Professional Footballers’ Association accepts players must “share the financial burden” during the coronavirus pandemic after health secretary Matt Hancock called on Premier League stars to take a pay cut.
It was the calculated gamble that led all the way to the Premier League. Out went Alex Neil and in came a fresh approach unlike any seen before. City fan and writer Cory Varney tells that epic story. Part one is a changing of the guard.
Norwich City have had exploratory talks over player wage deferrals, ahead of reported discussions between the Premier League, EFL and PFA designed to agree a collective way forward across the professional game.
Norwich fans may have had to adjust to no football, as society tries to deal with the coronavirus outbreak. But for ex-Canaries’ youngster Kyle Callan-McFadden this is his livelihood at stake, as Paddy Davitt discovered.
Stuart Webber insists every avenue must be explored to finish Norwich City’s campaign. Further meetings are planned in coming days with powerbrokers at Uefa and the stakeholders in England to find a workable football solution to the coronavirus outbreak. What could be on the table?