July 23 2014 Latest news:
The Paralympic dreams of Norfolk thrower Danny Nobbs have been given a major boost after he was named in the Great Britain and Northern Ireland squad for the IPC Athletics European Championships.
The form book was thrown out of the window in the East Anglian Premier League on Saturday – with a surprise result in two derby clashes.
Former King’s Lynn striker Dom Dwyer could feature for the USA at the next World Cup on the back of his goalscoring exploits for Sporting Kansas in the MLS.
Norwich and Swardeston will meet in the Norfolk Twenty20 Cup final for the second year in a row after both won their semi-finals this week.
There are two all-Norfolk clashes in the East Anglian Premier League tomorrow.
Former Norwich City midfielder Andy Hughes has been appointed as a professional development coach at Bolton Wanderers.
Flooding has forced Norwich City to close the lower tier of the Barclay Stand for the club’s upcoming two home pre-season friendlies at Carrow Road.
Appearances may indeed be deceptive but beneath the magnificent scenery of City’s idyllic Italian retreat and the difficulties in sourcing meaningful opposition there are genuine signs of renewal.
Pre-season friendly: Dagenham & Redbridge 0 MK Dons 1
Andy Carroll will miss West Ham’s two friendlies against Wellington Phoenix and Sydney FC after picking up an ankle injury.
It was expected that by now, the football fatigue would be in full flow. If memory serves, that’s usually the case in a World Cup or European Championships summer off the back of the domestic season.