“One or two of the players that I have got in mind will become new heroes for our supporters.” – Glenn Roeder, May 9, 2008
Well that was eventful! In only its fourth outing in a competitive match in England (the same as Jamal Lewis!) VAR was called into action on three occasions. And made no changes to the referee’s decision on three occasions. But did it do its job?
I’ve not played Football Manager for a few years now. But if I’d been in charge of a virtual Norwich City this preseason I’d imagine it would have looked a bit different to the reality.
Daniel Farke. The German with the comedic name.
It’s been little over two months since the former Borussia Dortmund II boss took over the reigns as Norwich’s first foreign manager. Part of Sporting Director Stuart Webber’s ‘webberlution’, Farke represents a seismic shift in operations from Delia Smith and co. Forward thinking, the German’s calm demeanour is in total contrast to the pulsating veins of the post’s previous incumbent.