Canaries in swoop for Town target Crouch

PETER Crouch, the £5million Aston Villa striker that Ipswich have seen as a possible target, looks set to sign for East Anglian arch rivals Norwich.Blues chief Joe Royle confirmed today that he had spoken to the agent of the 22-year-old front man signed by Villa from Portsmouth in March 2002.

By Dave Allard

PETER Crouch, the £5million Aston Villa striker that Ipswich have seen as a possible target, looks set to sign for East Anglian arch rivals Norwich.

Blues chief Joe Royle confirmed today that he had spoken to the agent of the 22-year-old front man signed by Villa from Portsmouth in March 2002.

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