On this day in 1993: Norwich stun Bayern Munich in UEFA Cup

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On this day in 1993: Norwich stun Bayern Munich in UEFA Cup

The Canaries ended up being the first English team to beat the German giants in Munich in a European competition.

Norwich made history on this day in 1993 with a sensational 2-1 triumph over Bayern Munich in their UEFA Cup tie at the Olympic Arena.

The Canaries ended up being the first English team to beat the German giants in Munich in a European competition.

Norwich had actually completed third in the 1992-93 season and had actually discovered themselves in Europe for the first time, coming through the first round against Vitesse prior to being drawn against Bayern.

Jeremy Goss’ volley offered Norwich the lead, prior to Mark Bowen doubled the English side’s benefit.

Christian Nerlinger pulled one back for Bayern, however City entrusted the first- leg benefit.

In the second leg at Carrow Roadway, Goss once again discovered the net in a 1-1 draw which saw Norwich development to the 3rd round, where they were beaten by Inter Milan.

It was a remarkable competition for Norwich who were the only English club to beat Bayern at their old ground, the Olympic Arena, in the more than thirty years the German side played there.

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