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All you need to know: Norwich City v Blackburn Rovers

26 April 2019

Norwich City will face their final home game of the season as they take on Blackburn Rovers on Saturday night (kick-off 7.30pm.)

The Canaries currently sit top of the table on 88 points with two games left to play and go into the game unbeaten in their last 12 matches.

Meanwhile Blackburn, who sit 14th in the Sky Bet Championship, have won their last four games, beating Bolton 2-0 last time out.

Here’s all you need to know ahead of kick-off:

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.

The ticket office at Carrow Road will be opening at noon on Saturday.

The Junior Canaries Family FanZone at Carrow Park will be open from 5pm to 7pm.

Fans are also asked to be in their seats by 7pm for the announcement of the Player of the Season Award, which will take place in the centre of the pitch. 

Club partner and Barclay Stand sponsor Woodforde's Brewery are giving away a free bottle of Wherry to the first 3,000 adult supporters who enter the stadium. Fans simply have to collect a voucher from any general admission turnstile when they enter and have until kick off to redeem. Supporters must be over 18, and hold a valid form of ID to present to any staff member in the kiosks.

Please note that you can pay quicker at Carrow Road with contactless payment. Kiosks using this quicker payment method are available throughout the stadium. There are also contactless exclusive kiosks located in the South Stand and Lower Barclay. Look out for the purple and white signs.

To see a list of prohibited items at Carrow Road, click HERE.

Away supporters must have purchased tickets in advance as they will not be available to buy on the day.

Meet the opposition

Blackburn Rovers achieved promotion from League One last season and currently sit 14th in the Championship table on 59 points.

They have picked up 12 points in the last four games with wins over Bolton Wanderers, Queens Park Rangers, Nottingham Forest and Derby. Rovers scored two goals in all four of those games.

Their top scorers so far this season are Bradley Dack and Danny Graham, with 17 goals and 10 assists and 16 goals and three assists respectively.

Norwich are unbeaten against Blackburn in their last five meetings, with the Canaries’ trip to Ewood Park in December ending 1-0. Teemu Pukki found the back of the net with just minutes to go after Onel Hernandez spread the ball across goal for the Finnish striker to hit home.

Ticket details

Tickets are sold out for the game.

How to follow

The game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Football, with coverage from 7.15pm.  

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 Facebook and Instagram.

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

Canary fans can also sign up to the Norwich City WhatsApp group to receive the official EFL teamsheet ahead of the game sent straight to your phone, as well as the half-time and full-time score and game highlights the following day. Click HERE to sign up. 


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