Norwich City confirm Livorno friendly cancelled on Italian pre-season tour
PUBLISHED: 17:50 21 July 2014 | UPDATED: 17:59 21 July 2014
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Norwich City officials have confirmed on Monday afternoon City’s scheduled second Italian tour match against Serie B Livorno has been cancelled to be replaced by an open training session on Wednesday evening at their Chatillon Saint Vincent training base.
The Italians, who are currently based in a pre-season training camp at San Remo on the Mediterranean coast, released a statement on their site over the weekend outlining the proposed friendly was cancelled and the Canaries will now hold an open work-out ahead of Friday’s finale against French Ligue One side SC Bastia before returning to Norwich for home friendlies with Nice and La Liga’s Celta Vigo.
City’s statement confirms any fans in the region are welcome to attend the training session at the Piergiorgio Perucca Stadium, which will start at approximately 5.45pm (CET).
Norwich’s game against Bastia at the Stade d’Honneur in Sallanches, is scheduled for Friday (6 pm kick-off CET). Admission prices: Euros for adults and 3 Euros for under-12s.