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Paddy Davitt: Norwich City player ratings after a 1-1 Premier League draw at Leicester City

Kelechi Iheanacho sparked fury after opting not to give Norwich City the ball back from a throw in to get treatment for Emi Buendia Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Kelechi Iheanacho sparked fury after opting not to give Norwich City the ball back from a throw in to get treatment for Emi Buendia Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

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Group Football Editor Paddy Davitt has posted his marks following the Canaries' 1-1 Premier League draw against Leicester City

Here is Paddy's verdict on Daniel Farke's men, who defied the odds to halt Leicester City's eight-match Premier League winning run.

- Tim Krul

Managed to palm Jamie Vardy's near post header over his own line. But foiled the same player at the near post in the second half, plus a decent stop diving to his left to foil the same player. Not forgetting a first half scrambling effort to keep out Youri Tielemans. 7

- Max Aarons

Great response after Sheffield United struggles. First half surge almost brought an opener for Teemu Pukki. But gamely went toe-to-toe with Harvey Barnes after the restart. 8

- Christoph Zimmermann

Couple of occasions when he lost a leg race to Vardy in the channels. But reliable in the air and one brilliantly-timed diving challenge to halt a Leicester counter in the second half. 7

- Ben Godfrey

Heart in mouth moment when he shanked a near post clearance but hacked the ball clear before it spiralled over his own line. Most impressive facet of his work was the long range passing. One pinpoint long spot freed Pukki for a big second half chance. 7

- Sam Byram

Had it all on with the introduction of Demarai Gray. Does not look out of place on the left. Solid, dependable. 8

- Alex Tettey (C)

No quarter asked or given in his duel with James Maddison. Slipped once early on by Tielemans but reliable for the most part. 7

- Tom Trybull

Looks far more at home in a low block against a side who will not press City with quite such ferocity. Pivotal role in sparking Norwich's opening goal. 7

- Emi Buendia

Gorgeous threaded pass at just the right weight and the perfect timing for Pukki to do the rest. Almost repeated the trick with an even better ball dropped over the top in the second half. That is why he needs to be in this side. Again, showed a willingness not to neglect the defensive side of his duties. 8

- Kenny McLean

More of an Everton dimension to his play with the physicality to allow Norwich to go longer. But again in the vicinity at his near post for a costly concession. That needs to change. Quickly. 7

- Todd Cantwell

Rash in the extreme, although understandable why he was so keen to confront Kelechi Iheanacho in a first half flashpoint. Not quite able to move from the fringes into those positions where he has shown he can inflict damage. 7

- Teemu Pukki

A ninth Premier League finish of the highest quality. Spurned an earlier chance from Max Aarons' whipped cross. Two more efforts smothered after the break but all the more remarkable given he played for an hour with a suspected fractured toe. Commitment to the cause. 9

City substitutes

- Onel Hernandez n/a

(for Todd Cantwell, 85)

- Marco Stiepermann n/a

(for Tom Trybull, 86)

- Mario Vrancic n/a

(for Emi Buendia, 90+3)

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