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All you need to know: Norwich City v Preston North End

21 August 2018

Norwich City return to Sky Bet Championship at Carrow Road on Wednesday night when they take on Preston North End (7.45pm KO).

The game marks another return to Carrow Road for former City boss Alex Neil who is currently in charge at Preston.

Last time Neil's side visited Norfolk was back in November 2017 as the two teams played out a 1-1 draw.

Here's all you need to know ahead this Wednesday's encounter:

Supporter's guide

We have a document which outlines various elements of the Norwich City matchday experience from getting to Carrow Road, what's available from the kiosks and much more. To see it, CLICK HERE.

Ticket information

Tickets are still available for the match. Prices start from:

Adult £18
65+ £8
Under-18s £3
Under-12s £1

Junior Canary members can claim their free ticket for this match from the Carrow Road ticket office.

To purchase tickets, please call 01603 721902, visit the ticket offices at Carrow Road or Chapelfield or go online HERE.

Meet the opposition

Preston narrowly missed out on the end of season play-offs last year, finishing seventh and just two points off Derby County in sixth place.

Lilywhites boss Alex Neil is well-known by supporters of the Canaries - he guided City to promotion to the Premier League in 2015, beating Middlesbrough 2-0 in the play-off final at Wembley.

Neil managed to keep hold of most of his prized assets from last season, the exception being full-back Greg Cunningham who joined Cardiff City following their promotion in the summer.

Incomings for Preston in the recent window include Ryan Ledson from Oxford United, Michael Crowe from Ipswich Town, Andrew Hughes from Peterborough United and Lukas Nmecha and Brandon Barker, both on loan from Manchester City.

Preston currently have four points from their opening three league matches and, last time out, were held to a 2-2 draw by recently-relegated Stoke City at Deepdale.

How to follow

The match is available to watch on iFollow for international and UK-based supporters or on the red button via the Sky Sports Football channel.

Alternatively, we will be running regular updates on our Twitter account, including reaction after the final whistle.

There will also be a minute-by-minute live match blog on canaries.co.uk and you can also receive updates on our Instagram.

Highlights of the match will be able to view the very next day on our YouTube and social channels.

To receive all the latest information on the club, opt in to our official Norwich City FC emails by clicking here.


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