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Football Aid 2012 – Bid to Play at Carrow Road!


Norwich City FC have once again

shown magnificent support and joined forces with Football Aid, allowing

football fans the opportunity to grace the hallowed turf and play on their

Field of Dreams at Carrow Road

on Tuesday 15th of May in 2012,

while at the same time raising funds for charity.



magical event allows Norwich

supporters to ‘Live the Dream’ in an authentic match day experience. Players

will gain exclusive access to the pitch and tunnel areas, pull on their own

personalised shirt in the official changing rooms, walk down the tunnel to the

sound of a cheering crowd and ultimately to step out on the hallowed turf and

represent their club in a never to be forgotten 90 minutes of football.


The matches

have also been supported by a host of Canaries legends, with the likes of Darren Huckerby,

Jeremy Goss, Bryan Gunn, Gary Holt, Dean Ashton
and many more all lending their valuable support in

recent years, by playing alongside or managing the supporters in the hugely

enjoyable matches at Carrow Road.


Getting involved couldn’t be easier, just visit www.footballaid.com,

select Norwich City and your position, then place your

bid – it really is that simple. And with most starting bids for positions at just £170, booking a position could turn out to be the

best bargain you’ll ever bag!
Bidding is open from now until the middle of March, depending on what position you want to play.


So if you''re keen to secure your place on your

Field of Dreams this season, why not visit www.footballaid.com today to

make sure you''re part of the team! Alternatively if you’d like any additional

information, you can call Football Aid on 0131 220 5999 or email info@footballaid.com.

Football Aid celebrated their 10th anniversary in 2010 and have allowed over

12,225 football fans the chance to ‘Live the Dream’ in more than 460 matches. They are a groundbreaking organisation which generates funds annually by

hosting charity football matches at iconic stadiums all over the UK.

The unique concept was the brainchild of businessman and Football Aid Chairman Craig Paterson and funds raised from the event will

benefit the work of a charitable project nominated by the club, as well as projects

nominated by Football Aid’s parent charity Field of Dreams.

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With the first set of positions due

to close very soon, we’re giving all our midfielder maestros the opportunity to

bid for their favourite position right in

the heart of the action

Bidding closes for the No

6 (Centre Mid) on Tue the 7th February, the No 7 (Right

Mid) on Wed the 8th February and the No 8

(Left Mid) on Thur the 9th


Positions continue to close at

regular intervals throughout the bidding period, with the last available

positions due to close on the 7th

March. If you are going to bid don’t

forget to make use of the Maximum

 function and remember

that the Buy

option could be the smart move for those of you not willing to

take anything for


So don’t get left on the bench,

visit www.footballaid.com now and make your bid

to Live the


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[quote user="CDMullins"]Any word on who the Legends are yet?[/quote]At the moment we have no confirmed legends, however the club, like every year, have been fantastic at arranging legends for the day. Once we find out about legends we will update www.footballaid.com Norwich City page.

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If you''re the type of player that has to be involved from the first minute to the last, then Week 2 of our Auction Bidding should definitely appeal, with the 90 min No 9 and No 11 Centre Forward and No 10 Centre Midfield positions all closing in what promises to be a hugely exciting 3 days of Bidding!

Week 2 features the always popular 90 min No 9 (CF), No 10 (CM) and No 11 (CF) positions closing Tue 14th, Wed 15th and Thu 16th.

Home Team positions close at 15:00pm with the Away Team closing at 16:00pm. If you''re concerned about losing out in injury time, or won''t be available to monitor your bid for any reason, make sure and use the automated Maximum Bid option and remember you can close an auction early by using the Buy Now option on selected positions.

So if you''re not signed up yet, why not get involved in the auction action we''ve got lined up on the www.footballaid.com this week.

* Note that some of the No 9, 10 and 11 positions have already been secured in our Fixed Price period meaning availability might be limited at your club.

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There is still time to win your place in Norwich''s starting XI as part of Football Aid.



3 gives an opportunity for any defensive stalwarts to claim their place at the back with the

45 min No 2 (RB), 90 min No 4 (CH) and 45 min No 5 (CH) closing Tue 21st, Wed 22nd and Thu 23rd February.


* Note that some of the No 2, 4 and 5

positions have already been secured in our Fixed Price period meaning

availability might be limited at your club.

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You might have thought the final whistle had blown on your chance to secure a position this season and had resigned yourself to watching from the stands... Well fear not, because limited positions have been extended for bidding until this Wednesday the 7th March, meaning you still have the opportunity to bid for the chance to take part this season.Hints and Tips: - New positions could be opened at any time so make sure and keep checking your team right up until Wednesday afternoon- Home positions close at 15:00pm and Away close at 16:00pm- The Buy Now option might be available for selected positions- If you''ve already secured a 1st half 45 min position it''s possible to bid for a 2nd half place and double them up to play the full 90 mins Don’t get left in the stands, visit the www.footballaid.com now and make your bid to secure a place on your Field of Dreams!Thanks again for your support and good luck if you do choose to bid for a position this season.

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