Premier League restart preview No 14: Norwich City

14 June 2020 11:00
Daniel Farke may need five wins from the remaining nine games to stay up and was hit by a positive Covid-19 test this weekendWhat was the situation like when the league was suspended on 13 March? “It would be a little miracle,” declared Daniel Farke of Norwich’s survival bid after their penultimate league match before lockdown, a 1-0 win over Leicester. That was only their fifth victory of the season, a tally they will probably have to equal over the next nine games, and it was a marked departure from most of their outings since August. For a side six points – plus a hefty goal difference – adrift, Norwich have looked remarkably good for much of the campaign. They are one of the best teams to have found themselves in this position during the Premier League era and their vibrant attacking football has rightly won friends. Related: Underrated Premier League players: part two, from Man City to Wolves Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian