Vital Football

Latest PNE News

Norwich Boss Throws In The Towel

Norwich Boss Throws In The Towel
After watching his side get knocked out of the FA Cup at Preston at the weekend, Neil Adams has resigned from his post as manager of Norwich City.

Many Norwich fans will be pleased that he has gone, when he took over from Chris Hughton as caretaker, it was hoped that he would be able to keep the Canaries in the top flight, but they were relegated at the end of the season.

Despite that disappointment, the former player was given the manager's job on a permanent basis and charged with the task of returning Norwich to the top flight at the first time of asking and they are still in a position to achieve that goal, but the 49 year old stepped down after the 2-0 loss at Deepdale with many fans calling for his head.

Mike Phelan has been installed as caretaker.

A statement on Norwich's official website read: 'I firmly believe that we are still on course for a crack at promotion back to the Premier League. That is where this club belongs.

'However, I feel it is in the best interests of the team that an immediate change is made in order to ensure a positive impact on results.

'It goes without saying that I sincerely hope the team achieves success this season and I would like to say a huge thank you to the supporters who have backed me during my tenure as manager.'


Join The Vital Debate

Writer:FoxyPNE
Date:Monday January 5 2015
Time: 7:11PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Preston North End Articles

BBC Report - Championship Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released this week, and their investigation shows that the price of Championship football has fallen in 2017.

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Hugill To Serve A Suspension This Week - 16/11/17

Preston North End's Jordan Hugill will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Archived Vital PNE Articles

Vital PNE articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital PNE
Write For Vital PNE
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Middlesbrough MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Maxwell12%
Fisher4%
Huntington24%
Davies0%
Earl4%
Pearson8%
Maguire4%
Johnson32%
Browne0%
Barkhuizen0%
Hugill12%
Sub - Harrop0%
Sub - Mavididi0%
Sub - Robinson0%
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Preston North End Results (view all)

Preston North End Fixtures (view all)

Vital Football Comment