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Norwich City vs Blackburn Rovers
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Norwich could secure a return to the Premier League against Stoke on Easter Monday, should they win and results fall in their favour.

Canaries boss Daniel Farke will have midfielder Emi Buendia available again following a three-match ban, 

while on-loan striker Jordan Rhodes should be back in the squad after he was ineligible to play against parent club Sheffield Wednesday.

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Mario Vrancic is pressing for a starting place after the midfielder came off the bench 

to score a fine free-kick deep into stoppage time to secure a 2-2 draw against the Owls. Midfielder Louis Thompson 

and forward Carlton Morris have stepped up their recoveries following injury lay-offs, so could be in contention.

Stoke could have goalkeeper Jack Butland back in contention for the visit of the Championship leaders. 

Butland sat out the 1-0 defeat at Middlesbrough on Good Friday, having become a father for the first time overnight, 

as Adam Federici deputised between the posts.

Defenders Ryan Shawcross and Bruno Martins Indi both missed the Boro game through unspecified injuries, 

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so 17-year-old Nathan Collins could feature again. Midfielder Tom Ince continues his recovery from a hamstring problem.

Team News

Former Stoke and Aston Villa boss Lambert replaced Paul Hurst at Portman Road in October.

{But Ipswich have earned just nine points from his 15 Championship games in charge, the same total as their first 15 league matches this season.

|Ipswich have earned just nine points from his 15 Championship games in charge, the same total as their first 15 league matches this season.}

Norwich, meanwhile, are top of the table after beating fellow title contenders Leeds last weekend and have not lost an Old Farm derby since 2009.

When asked about the reception he will receive on Sunday, Lambert referenced his visits to Rangers as a Celtic player.

{Former Norwich manager Paul Lambert says he is not fazed by the reaction of their fans when he returns to Carrow Road as boss of arch-rivals Ipswich.|

When he returns to Carrow Road as boss of arch-rivals Ipswich, former Norwich manager Paul Lambert says he is not fazed by the reaction of their fans.}

Lambert took Norwich to the Premier League in 2011 with back-to-back promotions, and is the only man to manage both East Anglian sides.

The Canaries remain without Timm Klose (knee) and Moritz Leitner (ankle).

Bottom side Ipswich have injury concerns over defenders James Collins (hamstring) and Luke Chambers (foot).

Start Time

Norwich City vs Blackburn Rovers at Sky Bet Championship on 7:45pm Saturday 26nd April at Bet365 Stadium.



H2H

Rotherham have won just two of their last 22 matches against Norwich in all competitions (D10 L10).

Norwich have won just one of their last 11 league visits to Rotherham (D4 L6), a 3-1 win in September 1967.

Rotherham are looking to win consecutive Championship matches for the first time since April 2016, when they beat Ipswich and Leeds under Neil Warnock.

TV, online and live stream coverage

The match will be televised live on BT Sport 3. BT Sport subscribers will be able to stream the match online via the video player and the BT Sport app.

You can follow all the action with Sport2s’s LIVE blog and live score board

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Sky Bet Championship
Norwich City vs Blackburn Rovers
7:30pm Saturday 27th April
Carrow Road
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