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New King’s Lynn Town striker Jake Speight gave the Linnets a hard-fought 1-0 win at Rugby Town in their penultimate pre-season friendly.

Danny Self (8) squeezes a header under the crossbar to give Diss the lead against Norwich CEYMS. Photo: JOHN HUTTON.

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The weather wreaked havoc with the schedule as all Division One fixtures fell foul of the rain, writes Mike Ridout.

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Harleston Magpies hockey club feature.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

As Harleston Magpies celebrate their 80th year sports reporter David Freezer went along to the north Suffolk club to find out how an isolated rural outfit has proved so successful

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Lowestoft Town, blue, and Gorleston are back in action today. Picture: NICK BUTCHER

A host of the area’s semi-professional clubs will continue their preparations for the forthcoming season this afternoon.

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Wednesday, July 22, 2015
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Norwich City writer Paddy Davitt answered your questions live from Austria in the Norwich City debate at

Partick Thistle's new mascot. Picture: JSHPIX.CO

Partick Thistle’s newly-unveiled bright yellow mascot has set social media alight - with some branding it “terrifying” while others labelled it a scary version of cartoon character Lisa Simpson.

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Will defender Michael Turner be surplus to requirements at Norwich City next season? Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

It’s fantasy football time again. That period when many football fans will be making mental wish-lists of those their team should sign and those they should ditch.

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40,000 Norwich City fans celebrate Cameron Jerome's opener at Wembley.

EDP columnist and Twitter’s very own @BigGrantHolt Jon Rogers has recorded a song dedicated to Norwich City’s glorious day at Wembley - with a video featuring photos sent in by fans who were there.

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The wife of Lewis Kerr, the young speedway rider placed in an induced coma last night following an horrific crash says there is no overnight update to his condition. “Please keep him in your thoughts and prayers,” she said.

Lewis Kerr. Picture: Ian Burt

Speedway rider Lewis Kerr is in a stable condition at Addenbrooke’s Hospital following a high-speed accident in Peterborough.

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Niels-Kristian Iversen in the pits. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn Stars threw everything at Elite League leaders Coventry in a thrilling contest at Brandon on Friday – and came away with a thoroughly deserved point after a 48-42 defeat.

Ashley Morris
Action from the Norfolk Basketball Festival at the Sportspark, Norwich.
Picture by SIMON FINLAY.

After a last minute venue change due to safety concerns caused by a typical English summer, the Norfolk Basketball Festival – in partnership with the Solar Shed and the Norfolk Awards – got started as scheduled at the UEA Sportspark in Norwich, writes Diccon Lloyd-Smeath.

AFC Sudbury manager Jamie Godbold in action for Lowestoft Town during his playing days. Picture: Daniel Chesterton,

Former captain Jamie Godbold returns to Lowestoft Town with his AFC Sudbury team this afternoon.


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Alex Neil

Alex Neil insists it is still full steam ahead in Norwich City’s pursuit of fresh blood in the transfer market.

Cameron Jerome thumps Norwich City in front against Brentford in Saturday's 2-1 friendly win. 
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If the object of the exercise was for Brentford to offer nuisance value prior to Crystal Palace’s Premier League visit then the Bees fulfilled their brief at Carrow Road.

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Wes Hoolahan pushed his claims for a Premier League start with a goal in the final pre-season 2-1 friendly win over Brentford. 
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Wes Hoolahan hopes he has nailed down a starting spot for Norwich City’s big Premier League return against Crystal Palace after a virtuoso finish in the pre-season finale against Brentford.

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Youssouf Mulumbu suffered a foot injury in Norwich's 2-1 pre-season friendly win over Brentford. 
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Youssouf Mulumbu’s second half injury proved a sour footnote to Norwich City’s friendly win against Brentford in their pre-season finale ahead of the Premier League kick-off.

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Wes Hoolahan lobs Norwich City in front in Saturday's 2-1 pre-season friendly win over Brentford. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil faces an anxious wait to assess the extent of Youssouf Mulumbu’s foot injury after the midfielder hobbled off in the closing stages of Saturday’s pre-season winning finale against Brentford at Carrow Road.

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Gary Setchell was all smiles as Lynn beat Rugby thanks to a strike from debutant Jake Speight. Picture: IAN BURT

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Ricky van Wolfswinkel challenges for the ball during the pre-season friendly at Abbey Stadium. Picture by Daniel Hambury/Focus Images

Ricky van Wolfswinkel made a successful return to Norwich City action, with a goal and an assist in the Canaries’ 3-1 victory over Cambridge United at Abbey Stadium.

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