Norwich look doomed after Trossard's goal seals win for Brighton

04 July 2020 01:38
The game is almost up for Norwich. In a week that was meant to herald the start of a great escape for Daniel Farke’s side, an insipid defeat to a Brighton team heading in a different direction leaves them almost consigned to their fate.Leandro Trossard’s first-half goal was enough to seal the victory for Graham Potter’s visitors which almost certainly assures their Premier League survival for a fourth successive season - matching the club’s best period in the top flight between 1979 and 1983. How Norwich must wish for such stability. A third relegation in seven seasons now appears inevitable for them - even with games against fellow strugglers Watford and West Ham to come this week - but even so Farke will be frustrated by the timid way in which his players surrendered here. Related: Norwich City v Brighton & Hove Albion: Premier League – live! Related: Jordan Henderson: 'As you get older, your dreams get bigger' | Jonathan Liew Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian