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Tue, 18:54

Harleston Magpies slipped five points behind the top two in the East Conference after suffering a surprise defeat at Bedford on Saturday.

Great Yarmouth Town claimed local bragging rights as they advanced to the fourth round of the Norfolk Senior Cup tanks to a 2-1 victory over Acle.

Ross King is congratulated by his team mates having just scored the equaliser for Kirkley & Pakefield in a 3-3 draw at Hadleight United. Picture: Steve Wood

League leaders Norwich United will look to start strengthening their position at the top of the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division table this afternoon.

Diss finally get points on the board

Friday, October 17, 2014
Matt Dixon scores the first Diss goal from penalty spot. Photo: JOHN HUTTON

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ON THE BALL: Magpies Will Martin in action against Wapping.

Harleston dropped their first points of the season when they were held to a 2-2 draw by visitors Wapping – but still moved to the top of the Premier A table as previous leaders Chelmsford were beaten.

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What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Leeds United? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

Michael Bailey, Chris Goreham. Craven Cottage, October 2014. Photo: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

The opening notes of ‘Substitute’ by The Who woke me up on matchday morning.

Speedway: has it simply lost its way?

Sunday, October 19, 2014
heat 2 Kyle Newman of Poole Pirates leads -Poole Pirates v Kings Lynn Stars - Elite League Speedway match at Poole Stadium, Dorset. Picture: Denis Murphy.

In the late 60s, when most things were done in black and white, my father took me to King’s Lynn to watch speedway.

Anyone who travels away to watch Norwich City will be well aware of just how costly the experience can be, which is why the Supporters Trust is backing the Twenty’s Plenty campaign being run by the Football Supporters Federation (FSF).

He's had to bide his time - but now Wes Hoolahan (right) is a key player for the Republic of Ireland, with the aim of shining for Norwich City again on his return.

Played 16, won 11, lost one – and that was a friendly. It’s a record anyone would take, and it’s hard to think of an international break where things have gone much better for a Norwich City international task force; this time numbering nine.

Norfolk Sport

Yesterday, 22:50

Kirkley & Pakefield have won 12-11 in a penalty shootout at Fakenham Town this evening.

Ben Pointer holds his 27lbs 9oz catch from Billingford Lakes

The scenes on the banks of the River Thurne on Saturday were perhaps reminiscent of Billingsgate fish market during the reign of Queen Victoria.

Sarah catches the last Wye barbel of another happy year.

Just last night I left the River Wye for probably the last time in 2014.

Lynn's George Thomson strokes home his first penalty of the night. Picture: Ian Burt

George Thomson netted a magnificent hat-trick as King’s Lynn Town reminded the rest of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier Division of their title credentials with a convincing victory over Ilkeston at The Walks.

Harleston Magpies slipped five points behind the top two in the East Conference after suffering a surprise defeat at Bedford on Saturday.

Norwich City

Yesterday, 18:33

The owner of Leeds United has said Giuseppe Bellusci is “no racist”, as the FA launched a probe into claims he made a racist slur against a Norwich city player.

Huddersfield Town's Grant Holt (left) holds off a challenge from Wolverhampton Wanderers' Richard Stearman, during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Molineux, Wolverhampton. Picture: Nick Potts/PA

The prospect of Grant Holt returning to Carrow Road with Huddersfield Town is looking increasingly likely.

Norwich City players celebrate Russell Martin's goal against Leeds United. Picture: Paul Chesterton / Focus Images

What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Leeds United? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

Referee Mark Clattenburg has words with Cameron Jerome after the Norwich City player alleged Giuseppe Bellusci of Leeds United made a racist comment during the Championship draw at Carrow Road on Tuesday night. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

Michael Bailey reports from Carrow Road as the Carrow Road frustration continues for Norwich City, in a game overshadowed by racist allegations.

Norwich City's Russell Martin celebrates opening the scoring at Carrow Road against Leeds United on Tuesday night.

Captain Russell Martin is confident things will turn in Norwich City’s favour.

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Norwich City's Russell Martin celebrates opening the scoring at Carrow Road against Leeds United on Tuesday night.

Captain Russell Martin is confident things will turn in Norwich City’s favour.

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