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Steven Whittaker | Defensemen | #3

Team: Norwich City
Age / DOB:  (34) / 6/16/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 192

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Norwich’s excellent away record shuddered to a halt at Southampton, leaving question marks as to whether they are equipped to face the demands of a long, hard Premier League season…
The optimistic will point to right-back Steven Whittaker’s (soft) sending off after half an hour. Plus, Southampton looked a different animal having shed the weight of the Europa League. But the fact that eight of the Norwich starting line-up were involved in the relegation of two season ago is a worry. For all their defensive organisation and tidy midfield play, they lack cutting edge. Manager Alex Neil has been trying to add a striker all summer – bids for Stoke’s Jon Walters and Wolves’ Benik Afoe are the latest to fall on deaf ears. Early season star performers Nathan Redmond was nullified and Wes Hoolahan forsaken in the re-shuffle after Whittaker’s red card. And once that happens, this Norwich side don’t have a lot more to offer but honesty and endeavour. The next couple of days could be make or break for the Canaries… Mon, Aug 31, 2015 05:17:00 AM