Vital Football

Latest Norwich City News

Striker Injuries Not Serious

Striker Injuries Not Serious


Norwich City were missing both Kyle Lafferty and Lewis Grabban last night for the 13-0 rout over SC Vallee D'Aoste as both were suffering with injuries that Neil Adams describes as hopefully 'not too serious at all.'

Grabban took a knock back in England at the same time as RvW injured his knee, while Grabban felt some soreness in his Achilles and he was rested as a precaution.

Talking to canaries.co.uk after the first tour game, Adams said:

"Kyle trained on his own today and we`re hoping he`ll train with the team this week and be available for the next game,"

"With Lewis, there was a little bit of soreness in his Achilles so it was a precaution that he didn`t train or play today. Hopefully neither is too serious at all."

"I thought it was good for Pilks (Anthony Pilkington) to get the 90 minutes though, and he applied himself really well."

Having been forced into a late change of opposition, Adams is hoping that upcoming games against Serie B side, Livorno on Wednesday and then a short hop over the border to France on Friday to face Ligue 1, Bastia will provide much tougher challenges.

"With all due respect to the opposition, they didn`t really give us the test that certainly we wanted at this stage of the season," he added.

"I would have preferred a tougher work-out for the players because banging goals in is great, but we need to be tested a little bit more than we were tonight.

"The lads did a professional job, you can only beat what`s in front of you."

OTBC



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:The Tuckster
Date:Monday July 21 2014
Time: 10:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Norwich City Articles

Norwich Injury Update

The Canaries are in good shape ahead of the derby showdown on Sunday

Matthews Joins Plymouth On Short Loan Deal

It is a very short term loan

Head Of Coaching Leaves Norwich

Another adjustment in back room staff at Colney

Outrage At Disgusting Tweet From Ipswich Fans

A line has been crossed

Archived Vital Norwich Articles

Vital Norwich articles from

Site Journalists

The Tuckster
Editor email
Profile
Savvy_Monkey
no email
Profile
LeeBoz
no email
Profile
Tom McHugh
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

MOTM v Hull?
Suggested By: Tuckster
Gunn8%
Pinto (c)1%
Zimmermann 1%
Klose1%
Husband 9%
Trybull 1%
Reed0%
Wildschut 15%
Vrancic 0%
Maddison 35%
Jerome3%
Hoolahan 1%
Stiepermann 3%
Oliveira 22%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Norwich City Results (view all)

Norwich City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.yellow belly61
2.FCBEARS61
3.DRAYTON GREEN58
4.fanforlife31
5.suffolkcanary19
6.Nathan_NCFC17
7.Canary Kevin14
8.screaming canary9
9.Ollyrules6
10.pm6
Vital Football Comment