By Lewis Steele For Mailonline
Published: 21:43 GMT, 24 November 2020 | Updated: 21:43 GMT, 24 November 2020
It is a cliched test that all serious promotion contenders must pass at some point: can they do it on a cold Tuesday night in Stoke?
League leaders Norwich survived a late scare and left the Potteries having passed that test, as a Teemu Pukki double added to Emi Buendia’s opener to help Daniel Farke’s men to a 3-2 win.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Cold night in Stoke it most definitely was. And that might explain why the Potters defence was frozen on their heels to deal with early Norwich attacks.
Teemu Pukki's double helped Championship leaders Norwich City stretch their unbeaten run
Farke’s team exploited spaces behind Stoke’s defence and, after Pukki and Josh Martin went close, the Canaries were deservedly in the lead on 18 minutes. Norwich worked it wonderfully to find Buendia free, racing through on goal. His shot was scuffed but it was enough to beat Joe