Cobh Ramblers 0 Norwich City 5 – Daniel Farke begins his Canaries reign with pre-season win in Ireland

Norwich City's starting XI before the pre-season friendly win at St Colman's Park, Cobh. From left (

Norwich City's starting XI before the pre-season friendly win at St Colman's Park, Cobh. From left (back row) Christoph Zimmermann, Remi Matthews, Nelson Oliveria, Alex Tettey, Mario Vrancic, Timm Klose; (front) Josh Murphy, Wes Hoolahan, Harry Toffolo, James Maddison, Yanic Wildschut. Picture by Lorraine O'Sullivan/Focus Images - Credit: Lorraine O'Sullivan/Focus Images

Norwich City began their pre-season fixtures tonight when they won 5-0 at Cobh Ramblers in a friendly as part of a five-day training camp in Ireland.

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Our Canaries correspondents Paddy Davitt and Michael Bailey were in County Cork for the match at the 6,000 capacity St Colman’s Park.

Goals from Alex Tettey, Nelson Oliveira, Mario Vrancic and James Maddison in the first half were added to by a fine finish from Alex Pritchard late on.

• Re-live updates from the match as it unfolded above

The Canaries continue their pre-season fixtures on Saturday when they return to Norfolk to take on Lowestoft Town (3pm), in a testimonial fixture for Trawlerboys legend Micky Chapman which had to be postponed last year due to heavy rain.


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They then take on League Two sides Stevenage and Cambridge United next week.

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