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theguardian - 28 days ago

How Norwich made getting straight back to the Premier League look easy

Farke-life and judicious loans helped secure top-flight spot and interest in Buendía, Aarons and Cantwell will not spark panicIn the end, Norwich did not even have to wait for Saturday night’s home game with Bournemouth, helped over the line before a 3-1 defeat with 10 men by the failure of Swansea and Brentford to win at lunchtime. It turned into a procession in recent weeks but, while Norwich have made returning to the Premier League at the first attempt look easy, in many ways this was a moment they had been preparing for long before last season ended.A brutal relegation – death by a thousand cuts as Stuart Webber, the club’s sporting director, put it – fuelled their hunger to return reinvigorated but there were never plans to rip it up and start again. Instead, they practised what they preach: that the long game is king. Continue reading...


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