Hooper strike gives Norwich point vs Swansea
??Gary Hooper scored a superb 25-yard effort to earn Norwich a
1-1 draw Sunday in its Premier League match against Swansea at
Carrow Road, where Nathan Dyer looked to have sustained a serious
ankle injury after earlier putting the visitors in front.
??Former Celtic striker Hooper lashed home after collecting a
knockdown on his chest in first-half stoppage time.
??Dyer had capitalized on some poor defending from Norwich
captain Sebastien Bassong to put the Welsh side ahead in the
??However, the midfielder was stretchered off before halftime
after falling on his ankle in a challenge with Bassong, with the
club reporting a suspected fracture.
??Norwich saw a second-half header from Michael Turner hit the
crossbar, before Swansea goalkeeper Michael Vorm saved well at
point-blank range from Hooper.