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2018–19 Norwich City F.C. season

The 2018–19 season is Norwich City's third consecutive season in the Championship. This season they are participating in the Championship, FA Cup and EFL Cup.

Norwich City
2018–19 season
ChairmanEd Balls (until 26 December)
Head CoachDaniel Farke
StadiumCarrow Road
FA CupThird round
EFL CupFourth round
Top goalscorerLeague: Teemu Pukki (27 goals)
All: Teemu Pukki (28 goals)

The season covers the period from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.

Contents

TransfersEdit

Transfers inEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee Ref.
1 July 2018 CF   Mason Bloomfield   Dagenham & Redbridge Free [1]
1 July 2018 AM   Emiliano Buendía   Getafe Undisclosed [2]
1 July 2018 DF   Ciaren Jones   Luton Town Free [3]
1 July 2018 CM   Moritz Leitner   Augsburg Undisclosed [4]
1 July 2018 RW   Ben Marshall   Wolverhampton Wanderers Undisclosed [5]
1 July 2018 CF   Teemu Pukki   Brøndby Free [5]
1 July 2018 LB   Caleb Richards   Blackpool Free [3]
1 July 2018 DM   Tom Scully   Everton Free [3]
24 July 2018 LM   Josh Coley   Hitchin Town Undisclosed [6]
24 July 2018 GK   Tim Krul   Brighton & Hove Albion Free [7]
6 August 2018 GK   Billy Johnson   Beccles Town Free [8]
22 January 2019 CM   William Hondermarck   Drogheda United Undisclosed [9]
29 January 2019 CB   Akin Famewo   Luton Town Undisclosed [10]
31 January 2019 LB   Philip Heise   Dynamo Dresden Undisclosed [11]
1 February 2019 GK   Nicholas Hayes   Dunstable Town Free transfer [12]
1 February 2019 FW   Kole Lambert   Basford United Undisclosed [13]

Transfers outEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee Ref.
1 July 2018 DM   Ebou Adams   Ebbsfleet United Free [14]
1 July 2018 AM   Wes Hoolahan West Bromwich Albion Released [15][16]
1 July 2018 GK   Paul Jones   Fleetwood Town Released [17][18]
1 July 2018 AM   James Maddison   Leicester City Undisclosed [19]
1 July 2018 LW   Josh Murphy   Cardiff City Undisclosed [20]
1 July 2018 DM   Henry Pollock   Lowestoft Town Free transfer [21]
1 July 2018 RB   Louis Ramsay   Leicester City Released [22][23]
1 July 2018 DM   Emersson Sambu Free agent Released [22]
1 July 2018 RW   Marley Watkins   Bristol City Undisclosed [24]
2 July 2018 RB   Ayo Tanimowo   Brighton & Hove Albion Undisclosed [25]
27 July 2018 CB   Michee Efete   Maidstone United Free transfer [26]
30 July 2018 CB   Owen Wallis   Tamworth Free transfer [27]
15 August 2018 GK   Jake Hallett   Salisbury Free transfer [28]
31 August 2018 CB   Russell Martin   Walsall Mutual Consent [29][30]
18 January 2019 GK   Remi Matthews   Bolton Wanderers Undisclosed [31]
26 January 2019 LW   Jaden Brissett   Brentford Free transfer [32]

Loans inEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name From Until Ref.
2 July 2018 RB   Felix Passlack   Borussia Dortmund 31 May 2019 [33]
10 July 2018 CF   Jordan Rhodes   Sheffield Wednesday 31 May 2019 [34]

Loans outEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name To Until Ref.
1 July 2018 CF   Mason Bloomfield   Hamilton Academical 3 January 2019 [35][36]
1 July 2018 CB   Marcel Franke   Darmstadt 31 May 2019 [37]
1 July 2018 LW   Diallang Jaiyesimi   Yeovil Town 31 January 2019 [38][39]
1 July 2018 CM   Savvas Mourgos   Dordrecht 31 August 2018 [40][41]
3 July 2018 CF   Tristan Abrahams   Exeter City 30 January 2019 [42][39]
6 July 2018 AM   Steven Naismith   Hearts 31 May 2019 [43]
13 July 2018 CM   Adam Phillips   Hamilton Academical 30 August 2018 [44][45]
19 July 2018 RW   Yanic Wildschut   Bolton Wanderers 31 May 2019 [46]
25 July 2018 CB   Sean Raggett   Rotherham United 31 May 2019 [47]
12 August 2018 GK   Remi Matthews   Bolton Wanderers 5 January 2019 [48]
20 August 2018 LB   James Husband   Fleetwood Town 31 May 2019 [49]
27 November 2018 DM   Adam Phillips   FC Dordrecht 31 May 2019 [50]
30 November 2018 LB   Caleb Richards   FC United of Manchester 6 January 2019 [51]
1 December 2018 CM   Devonte Aransibia   Billericay Town 6 January 2019 [52]
1 January 2019 LW   Matt Jarvis   Walsall 31 May 2019 [53]
4 January 2019 CF   Mason Bloomfield   AFC Fylde 31 May 2019 [54]
7 January 2019 RM   Simon Power   FC Dordrecht 31 May 2019 [55]
16 January 2019 RM   Ben Marshall   Millwall 31 May 2019 [56]
17 January 2019 CB   Timi Odusina   AFC Fylde 31 May 2019 [57]
22 January 2019 CF   Nélson Oliveira   Reading 31 May 2019 [58]
31 January 2019 CF   Tristan Abrahams   Yeovil Town 31 May 2019 [39]
4 February 2019 LB   Caleb Richards   Tampa Bay Rowdies 30 November 2019 [59]
19 March 2019 CF   Anthony Spyrou   Wrexham 31 May 2019 [60]

CompetitionsEdit

FriendliesEdit

On 16 May 2018, SC Paderborn announced a pre-season friendly with Norwich City was to take place on 15 July.[61] The club themselves confirmed the SC Paderborn friendly on 17 May, whilst also announcing a friendly with Union Berlin.[62] Other friendly opponents include King's Lynn Town, Lincoln City, Crawley Town, Luton Town and Charlton Athletic.[63]

ChampionshipEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Norwich City (X) 42 25 11 6 85 51 +34 86 Promotion to the Premier League
2 Leeds United (X) 42 25 7 10 69 42 +27 82
3 Sheffield United (X) 42 23 10 9 69 39 +30 79 Qualification for Championship play-offs
4 West Bromwich Albion 42 21 10 11 81 56 +25 73
5 Aston Villa 42 18 15 9 77 58 +19 69
Updated to match(es) played on 14 April 2019. Source: EFL Official Website
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Head-to-head results[64]
(X) Assured of at least the playoffs, but may still qualify for automatic promotion.

Results summaryEdit

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
42 25 11 6 85 51  +34 86 14 3 4 47 31  +16 11 8 2 38 20  +18

Last updated: 14 April 2019.
Source: BBC

Results by matchdayEdit

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GroundAHAHHAHAAHAHAHHAHAAHHAAHHAAHHAHAAHAHHAAHHAHAHA
ResultDLLWLDWWWWDLWWWWWWDWWDWDLDDWDWWLWWWWWWWWDD
Position121721151717161211558644211111222223221121111111111
Updated to match(es) played on 14 April 2019. Source: Statto.com
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

MatchesEdit

On 21 June 2018, the league fixtures were announced.[65]

EFL CupEdit

On 15 June 2018, the draw for the first round was made in Vietnam.[66] The second round draw was made from the Stadium of Light on 16 August.[67] The third round draw was made on 30 August 2018 by David Seaman and Joleon Lescott.[68] The fourth round draw was made live on Quest by Rachel Yankey and Rachel Riley on 29 September.[69]

FA CupEdit

The third round draw was made live on BBC by Ruud Gullit and Paul Ince from Stamford Bridge on 3 December 2018.[70]

StatisticsEdit

Appearances, goals and cardsEdit

Last updated: 14 April 2019

No. Pos Player Championship FA Cup EFL Cup Total Discipline
Starts Sub Goals Starts Sub Goals Starts Sub Goals Starts Sub Goals    
1 GK Tim Krul 42 0 0 42 0 0 3 0
2 DF Ivo Pinto 3 0 0 2 0 0 5 0 0 1 0
4 MF Ben Godfrey 22 5 4 1 0 0 4 0 0 27 5 4 3 0
6 DF Christoph Zimmermann 35 1 2 1 0 0 4 0 1 40 1 3 11 0
8 MF Mario Vrančić 12 20 7 2 0 0 14 20 7 5 0
10 MF Moritz Leitner 18 7 2 1 1 0 19 8 2 5 0
11 ST Jordan Rhodes 9 26 6 1 0 0 1 2 3 11 28 9 2 0
12 DF Jamal Lewis 38 0 0 1 1 0 39 1 0 5 0
15 DF Timm Klose 23 7 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 23 9 4 2 0
17 MF Emiliano Buendía 31 3 8 2 1 0 33 4 8 5 1
18 MF Marco Stiepermann 35 4 7 2 1 1 37 5 8 7 0
19 MF Tom Trybull 20 9 1 1 0 0 4 0 1 25 9 2 8 0
22 ST Teemu Pukki 40 0 27 0 1 0 0 2 1 40 3 28 2 0
23 MF Kenny McLean 11 5 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 12 6 3 1 0
24 DF Felix Passlack 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 5 1 0 1 0
25 MF Onel Hernández 31 5 7 0 1 0 1 1 1 32 7 8 3 0
27 MF Alexander Tettey 26 2 1 2 0 0 28 2 1 4 0
28 DF Philip Heise 0 0 0 0 0
30 ST Carlton Morris 0 0 0 0 0
31 DF Grant Hanley 6 2 1 1 0 0 7 2 1 0 1
32 FW Dennis Srbeny 0 14 1 1 0 0 4 0 2 5 14 3 0 0
33 GK Michael McGovern 1 0 0 4 0 0 5 0 0 0 0
34 MF Louis Thompson 1 5 0 2 0 0 3 5 0 0 0
36 MF Todd Cantwell 18 6 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 21 6 1 3 0
37 DF Max Aarons 37 0 2 2 0 1 39 0 3 9 0
38 GK Aston Oxborough 0 0 0 0 0
40 MF Alfie Payne 0 0 0 0 0
Players out on loan:
3 DF James Husband 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
7 MF Ben Marshall 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 0 1 0
9 ST Nélson Oliveira 0 0 0 0 0
16 MF Matt Jarvis 0 0 0 0 0
41 DF Oluwarotimi Odusina 0 0 0 0 0
DF Marcel Franke 0 0 0 0 0
DF Sean Raggett 0 0 0 0 0
MF Steven Naismith 0 0 0 0 0
MF Yanic Wildschut 0 0 0 0 0
Players no longer at the club:
5 DF Russell Martin 0 0 0 0 0
29 GK Remi Matthews 0 0 0 0 0

GoalscorersEdit

Rank Pos. Player Championship FA Cup EFL Cup Total
1 ST Teemu Pukki 27 0 1 28
2 ST Jordan Rhodes 6 0 3 9
3 MF Emiliano Buendía 8 0 0 8
MF Marco Stiepermann 7 0 1 8
MF Onel Hernández 7 0 1 8
6 MF Mario Vrančić 7 0 0 7
7 DF Timm Klose 4 0 0 4
MF Ben Godfrey 4 0 0 4
9 MF Kenny McLean 3 0 0 3
DF Max Aarons 2 0 1 3
DF Christoph Zimmermann 2 0 1 3
ST Dennis Srbeny 1 0 2 3
13 MF Moritz Leitner 2 0 0 2
MF Tom Trybull 1 0 1 2
15 DF Grant Hanley 1 0 0 1
MF Alexander Tettey 1 0 0 1
MF Todd Cantwell 1 0 0 1
Own Goals 1 0 0 1
Totals 85 0 11 96
Last updated: 14 April 2019

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