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Norwich city will begin their preparation for the next Premier League campaign on Tuesday, when they welcome Lincoln City in a preseason friendly.
Canarias achieved promotion to the top flight by topping the Championship last season and began the preseason campaign with a 3-1 victory over King’s Lynn Town, while their opponents fell in a 5-0 loss at the hands of Boston United. on his most recent outing.
After falling to second tier England in the 2019-20 season, Norwich City made a quick comeback as they led the Championship table for most of the campaign.
Daniel farkeThe men clinched the title with a striking 97-point tally in their 46 games, while losing just seven of those matches.
They began the preseason with a clash against neighboring King’s Lynn Town, and came away with a 3-1 victory on their travels.
Canarias went ahead 2-0 through a Kieran dowell clamp, but Ross Barrows retired a goal for the hosts on the edge of the break before Adam Idah restored the mattress of two goals in the final minutes.
Now they will look to register a second consecutive victory to generate momentum for the campaign, since their objective is to avoid the fall this time in the top flight.
Meanwhile, their opponents will hope to bounce back with a positive performance after a disappointing loss last time out.
The Imps took on Lincolnshire Boston United away from home on Saturday, and it took only 12 minutes for the hosts to take the lead. Jordan preston, prior to Danny elliott he immediately doubled that advantage.
Another shot from Elliott would follow along with goals from Jordan Burrow Y Jake wright to see the non-league team get a flashy victory.
That was a huge success for Lincoln’s preseason campaign as they desperately seek to go one better than last season and earn promotion to the second tier.
Last year, they led the table for most of the campaign, only dropping out of the auto-promotion spots due to a disappointing streak of form in recent months, but bounced back with a 3-2 aggregate win over Sunderland in the playoffs. . semifinals.
They would then face Blackpool in the final with a chance to regain their place in the Championship, and they made a perfect start, taking the lead in the first minute through a Ollie turton own goal.
Kenneth dougall he would then hit a wrench to turn the game around, with Lincoln unable to tie and eventually succumb to a 2-1 loss.
They’ll hope to improve on that next season, starting with a solid streak of performances in the preseason to build confidence.
Norwich City should again take this opportunity to catch a glimpse of some of their new stars heading into the Premier League campaign, with players like Milot Rashica Y Billy gilmour probably getting more minutes under his belt.
Rashica recently arrived from Werder Bremen after Talisman’s departure Emiliano Buendia, who left for Aston Villa after Norwich’s return to the Premier League.
Angus gunn He will continue to figure among the clubs, having joined the Canaries with a permanent contract from Southampton after a loan in the 2017-18 season.
Todd Cantwell He is also likely to be deployed early on alongside Kieran Dowell, after the Norwich-born attacking midfielder appeared in the second half of his friendly against King’s Lynn Town.
While Lincoln City deployed several members of the first team squad on Saturday, there was a great focus on the trialists and overall team workouts, but they are unlikely to come close to Tuesday’s clash against a team. of the Premier League in the same way.
Aggressor Chris maguire He appeared in the first half of that game, having recently arrived after leaving Sunderland at the end of last season.
Midfielder Liam bridcutt will return to serve as captain, lining up next to Conor McGrandles in the middle.
Possible starting lineup for Norwich City:
Gunn; Mumba, Zimmermann, Omobamidele; Sorensen, Rupp, Gilmour, Rashica; Cantwell, Idah, Dowell
Possible starting lineup for Lincoln City:
Long; Poole, Eyoma, Jackson, Bramall; Brooks, McGrandles, Bridcutt; Longdon, Hopper, Maguire
Correct Score: Norwich City 3-0 Lincoln City
Norwich is expected to get another rather dominant win on Tuesday, and they should have more than enough to do so with most of their stars on display.
Players will be eager to impress Farke to increase his chances of earning a starting spot for the Premier League opener, which could lead to a higher quality performance than the victory over King’s Lynn, especially now that they have minutes left. the tank.