A blog of news, views and a bit of Norwich City from an exile in Australia
Sunday, 28 August 2011
1986 - When Away Fans Were Banned
Norwich City visited Luton Town on 11th October for a First Division Match. However, there were no Norwich fans allowed in the ground following a decision by Luton to ban away supporters from the stadium. This was in response to a riot by Millwall 'fans' at a cup game the season before which was shown on the BBC.
Norwich were riding high in the division after a one year sojourn in the 2nd.
In addition to the supporter ban, Norwich also had to contend with Luton's plastic pitch. Here are the highlights in four parts.