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27 August 2013

Bassong makes season bow following injury

CHRIS Hughton named an experienced line-up for Norwich City's Capital One Cup Second Round clash against Bury, with Team Captain Sebastien Bassong making his first appearance of the season.

City's manager also gave competitive home debuts to Johan Elmander and Leroy Fer, while Anthony Pilkington and Robert Snodgrass made welcome returns to the team after recovering from injury.

Mark Bunn was named in goal with John Ruddy rested, as a result of which Carlo Nash was named on the substitutes bench with Nathan Redmond and Ricky van Wolfswinkel among others.

NORWICH CITY: Bunn; Martin, Bassong (c), R Bennett, Olsson; Snodgrass, Fer, Johnson, Pilkington; Hoolahan; Elmander. Subs: Nash (GK), Whittaker, Turner, Howson, Redmond, Becchio, van Wolfswinkel

Follow the game live tonight via the Club's official Twitter feed and Facebook page and of course log-on to Canaries Player for live commentary of the game with BBC Radio Norfolk.

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