Norwich City are edging closer to the relegation zone after allowing their five point table lead to Fulham dwindle down to two as the Cottagers handed the Canaries yet another road defeat, 1-0.
The Norwich City board made a statement on their official website today that they are removing Chris Hughton from his managerial position.
Johan Elmander has been disappointing since his return to the Premier League and that didn't change on Saturday as his header was saved by Ben Foster and Norwich failed to generate a goal.
John Ruddy will be upset with his teammates as they conspired to allow seven shots on target of which three found the back of the net.
Robert Snodgrass and Alexander Tettey scored to give Norwich a comfortable 2-0 win over Sunderland.
Norwich defender Michael Turner, is one of three players back from injury. The other two being Elliot Bennett and Jonas Gutierrez. Turner and Gutierrez are more likely to be available against Swansea, in a week's time.
Robert Snodgrass scored a late goal to give Norwich hope of a comeback but Norwich ended up losing 4-2.
Joseph Yobo started and ended up playing the entire match against Stoke City on Saturday.
Bradley Johnson scored a 56th minute goal to put Norwich City up 1-0 over visiting Stoke but a penalty from Jon Walters saw the match end in a draw.
Martin Olsson is expected to be available for Norwich's match on Saturday.
Martin Olsson is considered doubtful for Norwich City's clash against Stoke City with a shoulder injury.
Joseph Yobo has pulled out of Nigeria's squad for the friendly against Mexico due to an unspecified strain.
Norwich have kept four straight clean sheets at home and face a poor away side this weekend in Stoke City.
Wes Hoolahan scored in the 3rd minutes against the team he wanted to move to in January but Villa came back and scored four unanswered first half goals for a 4-1 loss on the day.
Norwich midfielder Leroy Fer injured his hamstring in training and will miss six to ten weeks.