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Trainer Mick Channon.

Channon hoping to score at Great Yarmouth Easter Monday meeting

Former Norwich City and England striker Mick Channon, now a successful trainer, rarely makes a personal visit to Great Yarmouth racecourse.

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Action from Fakenham Town v Ipswich Wanderers at Clipbush Park. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Thurlow Nunn League: Fakenham promotion hopes on hold as Thetford and Diss continue to struggle

Fakenham Town’s hopes of promotion from the Thurlow Nunn First Division are on ice, after being held to a 0-0 home draw by third-placed Ipswich Wanderers.

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Johnny Miller scores goal number five for Acle United against Matishall. Picture: Brian Grint

Anglian Combination: Acle United on verge of Premier Division title after hitting Mattishall for six

Acle United finished the season in pole position in the Premier Division thanks to a 6-1 win over Mattishall, with goals from Alan Gibson (2), Luke Thacker (2), John Miller and Adam Fawkes, with Joe Edwards replying.

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Lowestoft Town FC v Billericay, Jake Reed in action.

Photo gallery: Lowestoft Town 1 Billericay Town 0

Top scorer Jake Reed once again proved his worth for Lowestoft Town to keep their Ryman Premier play-off dreams alive this afternoon.

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Jonathan Sole bowling for Swardeston at Great Witchingham on Saturday.  Photo: Bill Smith

Swardeston set to begin quest for third successive East Anglian Premier Cricket League title

The local cricket season returns tomorrow with the first weekend of fixtures in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League.

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Norwich City FC

Norwich City manager Neil Adams during the 3-2 defeat to Liverpool in the Premier League at Carrow Road, Norwich. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City will be thrust into another circus against Manchester United but they must earn top billing

Norwich City find themselves thrust into another circus entirely out of their control after Manchester United’s decision to dismiss David Moyes.

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Jonny Howson of Norwich is replaced by Josh Murphy of Norwich during the Barclays Premier League match at Craven Cottage, London
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Josh Murphy targets another senior goal for Norwich City after continuing prolific Under-21s record

Young Norwich City winger Josh Murphy is setting his sights on scoring his second senior goal before the end of this season.

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Elliott Bennett scores Norwich City's second goal in a vital 2-1 home win against Reading at Carrow Road in April 2013, but has only played one game this season due to injury. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Winger Elliott Bennett would ‘give anything’ to make his Norwich City return against Manchester United

Norwich City winger Elliott Bennett says he would ‘give anything’ to play for the Canaries against Manchester United on Saturday.

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Darryl Ritchings. Picture: Dave Evans. (Swindon Advertiser)

King’s Lynn Stars rider Darryl Ritchings is released from hospital

A young speedway rider has been released from hospital after spending over a week in a coma due to swelling on the brain.

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Samuel Eto'o celebrates Chelsea's winning goal against Liverpool. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

A picture Chelsea fans will LOVE and Liverpool supporters will HATE

Samuel Eto’o became the first Chelsea striker of the season to score a winning goal when the Blues beat Liverpool 2-1 at Stamford Bridge back in December - but Reds fans will be hoping for a very different outcome this time around.

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Ipswich Town

It’s not over until the fat lady sings – Ipswich Town aren’t out of the play-off picture just yet

With less than a fortnight of the Championship season to go, Ipswich Town are one of seven teams that still have a genuine chance of finishing in the final play-off position. STUART WATSON takes a look at how the Blues’ form compares to their rivals.

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Sports Columnists

Ricky van Wolfswinkel  heads for goal during the game against Liverpool. 

Norwich City are in danger of being snookered

You can tell the football season’s rapidly reaching its dying embers. Games are finishing in broad daylight, stomachs are gurgling under the weight of a nestful of chocolate eggs and the snooker’s started at The Crucible.

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