Getting to know the Premier League – Norwich City

NEWLY PROMOTED TEAM OF THE DAY:

 

NORWICH CITY F.C.

Nicknames:

The Canaries

Founded:

1902
Rivals: Ipswich Town (East Anglican Derby)
# of Titles: 0
# of FA Cups: 0
Position Last Season: 2nd in NPower Championship
Grounds/Stadium: Carrow Road
Brief History: Norwich is a founding member of the Premier League, but has bounced between divisions throughout most of their history. They’ve also been promoted each of the last 2 seasons, after winning League 1 in 2009/10 and finishing 2nd in the Championship in 2010/11.
Manager: Paul Lambert (3rd season in charge)
Player in Focus:

Grant Holt

Forward

#9

England

The Canary captain seems to have found his home at Norwich. Since joining the club in 2009 he has led the team in scoring each year.

 
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