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Diss Town look to build on midweek cup success today when they host Norfolk rivals Fakenham Town in the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division.

Two teams from the Almary Green Anglian Combination have been handed exciting draws in the fourth round of the Norfolk Senior Cup.

Thetford went away to the windy ground of Southwold for this week’s clash which the home side kicked off to the Thetford pack.

Thetford AC members at the Ryston Cross Country Series event.

Thetford athletes turned out in force for the first round of the annual Ryston Cross Country Series which follows a forest course close to the village of Shouldham Thorpe near Downham Market.

Norwich City's Cameron King and striker Carlton Morris caught the eye of Neil Adams in the recent development league win over Tottenham's U21s. Photo: Bill Smith

Young Norwich City star Cameron King is hoping his man-of-the-match performance for the club’s Under-21s will have caught the eye of the man who matters most – manager Neil Adams.

Norfolk sport

Yesterday, 17:24

A host of individual errors cost battling Lynn dearly as their dreams of reaching the FA Cup first round fell at the final hurdle.

Club chairman Alan Bowkett and chief executive David McNally present Norwich City's accounts at Carrow Road. Photo: Bill Smith

Norwich City manager Neil Adams will be handed the financial fire power to buy new players in the January transfer window after the club was handed a clean bill of health in its annual accounts.

The annual Norfolk junior county tennis awards have been presented, including to (from left) Alex Mcnaughton, Tom Watkinson, Scott Whiting, Danni Long Martinez and Emily Barrett.

Over 75 young tennis players have been assessed for Norfolk team selections at East Anglia Tennis & Squash Club in Norwich.

Barford Primary School headteacher Judith Tigerschiold accepts a cheque for £100 from the Auto Cycle Union following pupil Kenzie Cossey's (centre) performance at the British Youth Grass Track Championships. Kenzie was joined by King's Lynn Stars rider Robert Lambert (right) for the presentation.

Young grasstrack racer Kenzie Cossey has earned a financial boost for his school following success at the British Youth Grasstrack Championships.

King's Lynn Town players celebrate Marc Goodfellow's goal in a 2-0 win against AFC Fylde at The Walks in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier Division last season. Picture Matthew Usher.

The mouth-watering prospect of an FA Cup tie with a Football League side is within touching distance for King’s Lynn Town – and manager Gary Setchell admits the excitement for the game is already in full flow.

Norwich city

Yesterday, 18:09

Norwich City boss Neil Adams insisted the tide will turn despite another winless Championship outing in a 0-0 draw at Sheffield Wednesday.

Russell Martin missed a golden chance late on in a 0-0 Championship draw at Sheffield Wednesday. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Norwich City endured fresh frustration in a goalless Championship stalemate against Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough.

Lewis Grabban hammered his penalty against the bar in the recent 1-0 Championship defeat at Fulham. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Neil Adams is adamant Norwich City’s sporadic goal output in the Championship is not down to a lack of confidence.

Norwich City boss Neil Adams knows Sheffield Wednesday are in a Championship trough along with his own side. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Neil Adams detects the same flaws and fragility in Sheffield Wednesday as his own Norwich City.

Steven Whittaker accepts the pressure is on Norwich City's squad. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Steven Whittaker realises it is time for Norwich City’s squad to deliver after dropping their Championship standards.

Columnists

Yesterday, 06:30

Autumn is supposed to be the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, but at Carrow Road it’s rapidly turning into one of frustration and growing disquiet.

After their recent dip in form, the Canaries now need to prove which side is the real Norwich City. Picture: Paul Chesterton / Focus Images

Be known for waking up at dawn, and you will be able to sleep until noon – that’s roughly how the saying goes. I remember being told it at school and it’s stuck with me since. Mainly because of its pitfalls.

Former Norwich City loanee, Ched Evans.

At the end of last week Ched Evans was released from jail after serving two-and-a-half years of a five year sentence for raping a 19-year-old old woman in a hotel room in Rhyl, north Wales.

Marco Silvestri of Leeds United punches clear during Norwich City's 1-1 draw with Leeds United at Carrow Road. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Be honest, this is exactly how we expected Norwich City’s season to pan out isn’t it?

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

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