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Norwich City
3 - 2
Swindon Town

Carabao Cup

Carrow Road

8/8/17 7.45pm

Attendance: 13,166

Referee: G. Eltringham

Norwich City Swindon Town
Jerome 27', Hoolahan 39', Maddison 42'Lancashire 25', Mullin 62'
Gunn     Vigouroux    
Pinto     78' Purkiss    
Zimmermann     Lancashire (c)    
Franke     Robertson    
Husband     Hussey    
Reed     78' Dunne    
Hoolahan (c)     88' Thomas    
Vrancic     Mullin    
Maddison     T Smith     50'
Murphy     Brophy    
Jerome     H Smith    
Substitutes
McGovern     Henry    
Stiepermann     Landolo     76'
Martin     78' Young    
Watkins     88' S Twine    
Wildschut        
Godfrey        
Tettey     78'    
Game Statistics
15
Goal Attempts
9
8
On Target
7
14/14
Crosses
8/8
10
Corners
3
1
Offside
2
11
Fouls
11
2
Yellow Cards
4
63
%
37
Comments...
A decent first half from the Canaries saw them take a 3-1 lead after conceding the game's first goal. The second half was disappointing though and Swindon could and should have at least equalised late on. James Maddison and Wes Hoolahan, with Harrison Reed for back up, were sublime in some of their passing in that first period and Maddison is more than ready to make the first team step up. The two goals conceded were from needless set pieces, exactly what you'd expect from a League Two side but City eventually held out to progress to the next round. MOTM: James Maddison

Writer:The Tuckster
Date:Tuesday August 8 2017
Time: 10:29PM

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