All posts tagged with: Sebastien Bassong

Norwich City Season Preview: slow recruitment

Slow recruitment led to Norwich City’s downfall in the Premier League last season, so fans could be forgiven for getting worried this summer. Now late July, Sergi Canos remains their only outfield addition to an aging squad seemingly in need of thorough surgery. Do the Canaries have what it takes to return to the Premier League? Supporter Daniel Emery (@DanielEmeryRS)… Read more →

Arsenal v Norwich: New Year struggles

Much has gone wrong for both teams since the turn of the year. At the end of December, Arsenal were top of the Premier League, averaging 2.05 points per game. In the last four months, they have gained 1.56 per game, form that would place them below Liverpool and West Ham over a season. Equally, Norwich City were 15th midway through… Read more →

Premier League Preview: Gameweek 5

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for 2 of the weekend’s Premier League games. Norwich and Bournemouth face one another following promising starts to life in the Premier League, with both teams having taken a steady 4 points from 4 games. In an eagerly-awaited north-west derby, Manchester United and Liverpool look to address their lack of goals,… Read more →

The East Anglian Power Shift

This Championship promotion race is one of the most exciting we have had for a very long time. While we do not have a situation whereby any midtable team can break into the play-offs – a 14 point gap between 6th and 10th testifies to that – the battle for the top 2 is as tight as ever. Currently, the… Read more →

Norwich City Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Norwich City fan Tim Scales, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @tim_ncfc. Here, he discusses the left-field appointment of Neil Adams as manager, the loss of winger Robert Snodgrass, and the team’s healthy array of forward options. Neil Adams has been given the manager’s job full-time. Would… Read more →