With international matches apparently/allegedly occupying the minds of football supporters, it's perhaps time to look at the effect on the local football scene.
Dereham Town will look to move further away from the relegation zone and get an early start on their rivals when they entertain Bury on Friday night (7.45pm).
Norwich City have confirmed former Derby and Coventry defender Paul Williams as the club's new under-18 head coach ahead of tomorrow night's FA Youth Cup game at Preston.
Norwich City Under-18s have the prize of a home FA Youth Cup tie to play for when they travel to Preston in the fourth round later this month.
King's Lynn Town have signed highly-rated defender Jake Kerins to bolster their promotion bid.
The first weekend of the year means one thing, the third round of the FA Cup.
Dereham are in for another tough test when Bowers & Pitsea visit Aldiss Park.
Millers fan Steve Exley is in the hot seat as he takes a look at Rotherham's game at Carrow Road
Regular game time in League Two has toughened up Norwich City youngster Tristan Abrahams and now the striker wants to improve his goal return at Exeter.
Former Norwich City defender Leon Barnett has retired from football due to a heart condition.
Yanic Wildschut made a memorable start to his loan at Bolton Wanderers, scoring the winning goal at West Brom on the opening weekend of the Championship season.
Rangers assistant manager Gary McAllister has been impressed by the rapid progress of former Norwich City academy winger Glenn Middleton.
Derby and Stoke look to have moved ahead of Norwich City in the race to sign highly-rated Liverpool talent Harry Wilson, with Jurgen Klopp admitting a loan move is imminent.
There were a host of Norwich City connections on either side as Rangers beat Hearts 2-1 at Ibrox in the Scottish Premiership on Sunday.
It's fair to say Norfolk teams have enjoyed better seasons in the Eastern Counties League.
Fakenham Town manager Andy Cunningham wants his side to start making the most of the chances when they return to Thurlow Nunn Premier Division action on Saturday.
A goal by Liam Harvey-Cooper was enough to earn Kirkley & Pakefield all three points in their east coast clash against Great Yarmouth Town.
Dereham remain in the play-off places despite losing by a solitary goal at fellow promotion hopefuls Potters Bar.
His loan experience at Cambridge United may not be quite going to plan but Adam Phillips is still learning plenty from his limited game-time at the League Two club.
Matt Jarvis is set to make his injury return at Carrow Road this evening when Norwich City Under-23s take on Fulham in Premier League Two.
Missed chances in the first half proved pivotal for Norwich City U18s at a snow-bound Carrow Road this evening, costing an FA Youth Cup semi-final clash with Chelsea.
Heavy snow and a late red card were not enough to deny Norwich City Under-23s victory over Bury in the Premier League Cup at a bitterly cold Colney this afternoon.
Norwich City Under-23s are in action at Colney this afternoon, knowing they will probably need a win to qualify for the Premier League Cup knockout stage.
Gorleston came from behind to net two late goals and take victory at home to Stanway Rovers in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.
Thetford manager Danny White is aiming for a top-10 Premier Division finish.
Carrow Road will host Norwich City's FA Youth Cup quarter-final against Birmingham on Tuesday, February 27.
Greek midfielder Savvas Mourgos reminded Norwich U23s boss Matt Gill of City legend Wes Hoolahan during his match-winning display at West Brom.
Payton Swatman's superb first half strike gave Wroxham all three points at home to Ely City in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.
Norwich City will host Birmingham City in the FA Youth Cup quarter-finals.
Wroxham were heavily beaten by high-flying Coggeshall at West Street in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division.
Norwich United first team captain Andrew Eastaugh is set to make his 200th appearance today as the Planters travel to Witham Town hoping to arrest a run of three consecutive league defeats.
Another chance to shine at Carrow Road has the Norwich City Under-18 squad eagerly waiting to find out who their next FA Youth Cup opponent will be.
Edging a seven-goal thriller took a 'tremendous' effort to keep Norwich City's FA Youth Cup adventure alive.
Norwich City Under-18s booked a place in the FA Youth Cup quarter-finals with a 4-3 win over Newcastle after extra-time at Carrow Road this evening - and we were there to bring you full updates.
Getting off to a strong start will be one of the focuses for Norwich City Under-18s as they continue their pursuit of FA Youth Cup glory at Carrow Road on Wednesday night.
Another Carrow Road tie will be the prize for Norwich City Under-18s if they can beat Newcastle to continue their FA Youth Cup adventure on Wednesday night.
Carrow Road hosted under-23s football this evening as Norwich City beat Bournemouth 1-0 in the Premier League Cup group stages - and you can re-live all the action right here.
Ahead of tonight's FA Cup third round tie at Stamford Bridge, David Freezer looks back on Norwich City's lengthy history of replays in the famous competition.
Hopes of a play-off push are growing for Norwich City Under-23s after Matt Gill's side's good form continued to stretch their unbeaten run to four matches.
The efforts of a young Norwich City Under-23 side to draw away at Brighton impressed coach Matt Gill.
Jamal Lewis is the latest Canaries youngster to put himself in the frame for a place in Daniel Farke's first team.
Remi Matthews kept his fourth clean sheet in six games for loan club Plymouth Argyle on Tuesday evening, as the League One side's injury crisis reached laughable proportions.
Dean Wright has been appointed Norwich City's new assistant academy manager.
Connor Ingram enjoyed a dream debut personally as he scored two against Brantham Athletic - but it wasn't enough to stop the Yachtsmen slipping to a home defeat against the Suffolk side.
Wroxham have signed teenage striker Connor Ingram from Gorleston.
Wroxham were put to the sword by Saffron Walden in the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division as they were hammered 5-1 at Saffron Walden Town.
Great Yarmouth Town welcome Long Melford to The Wellesley and will be looking to get back among the goals after a 0-0 Premier Division draw at FC Clacton.
Having faced top-of-the-table AFC Hornchurch a week ago, Norwich United travel to second-placed Bowers & Pitsea on Saturday still looking for their first win of the season and rooted to the bottom of the table.
Dereham Town will be looking to bounce back from their FA Cup exit when they travel to Canvey Island in Bostik League Division One North this evening.
Great Yarmouth Town's match against Fakenham Town on Tuesday night has been postponed.
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