Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Canaries Don't Know When They Are Beaten

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Canaries Don't Know When They Are Beaten

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BRADLEY JOHNSON insists Norwich never know when they are beaten.

The Canaries grabbed what could prove to be another very useful point in their quest to stay in the Premier League with a dramatic 3-3 draw against Blackburn at Carrow Road on Saturday when captain Grant Holt came off the bench to net a stoppagetime penalty.

Paul Lambert's men had looked out of contention heading into the final 10 minutes when they trailed 3-1 following a quickfire brace by Ayegbeni Yakubu and Christopher Samba after Steve Morison's fine effort had cancelled out an impressive opener from Junior Hoilett on the stroke of half-time.

However, a deflected effort from Johnson, which looped up off Jason Lowe and over Paul Robinson, gave the home side a lifeline before Steven Nzonzi was penalised for a somewhat unfortunate handball deep into added time - and Holt made no mistake from 12 yards.

Norwich have now lost just once in the last six league games, and that was at Manchester United. …

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