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Norwich City top 100 appearances: Paul Haylock (75)

IC303: Paul Haylock ncfc. Photo: Archant Library

IC303: Paul Haylock ncfc. Photo: Archant Library

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193 appearances/4 goals

IC305: Paul Haylock ncfc. Photo: Archant LibraryIC305: Paul Haylock ncfc. Photo: Archant Library

Lowestoft-born Paul Haylock came through the ranks at Norwich City and established himself as first team regular after breaking into the side in 1981.

He made his debut in a 0-0 draw at home against Bolton Wanderers and went on to secure a regular first team berth in the second half of that season as City secured promotion.

Haylock was an ever present the following season in Division One as the Canaries secured a 14th-placed finish in their first season back in the top flight. He only missed a handful of games the following season and was part of the side that won the League Cup against Sunderland at Wembley in 1985. However, the following season saw the emergence of Ian Culverhouse, who displaced Haylock at full back. Haylock went on to join Gillingham in 1986 and enjoyed five years at Priestfield.

IC304: Paul Haylock ncfc. Photo: Archant LibraryIC304: Paul Haylock ncfc. Photo: Archant Library


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