Daniel Farke insists he’s not “addicted” to which place his Norwich facet will attain on their return to the Premier League however insisted he desires the Canaries to grow to be a “everlasting member” of the highest flight.
The Canaries boss signed a brand new four-year deal on Wednesday, having as soon as once more guided the membership again into the Premier League.
Having gained the Sky Guess Championship in his second 12 months in cost, Norwich had been relegated final 12 months solely to bounce again instantly by profitable the second-level title once more.
Now the membership are aiming to keep up their Premier League standing however Farke shouldn’t be able to predict the place he feels the membership can end – however would flip down the supply of merely surviving.
“Our first purpose and fundamental purpose was to all the time be a member of the highest 26 groups on this nation,” he stated.
“We wish to play at some point within the Premier League within the high 20 but when not, end within the high 6 [of the Championship].
“This was our purpose and it was an enormous purpose for a self-funding membership. Proper now we now have achieved this consistency. We gained the Championship title, performed within the Premier League, win the Championship title once more and now we’re heading again into the Premier League.
“That’s after all what we wish, the subsequent step is to grow to be a extremely established Premier League membership, we wish to grow to be a everlasting member.
“We’re not naive, we all know we aren’t combating for the Premier League title however we wish to develop the membership from season to season.
“I am able to grind out all the things from each season. In the event you would assure me proper now, here’s a letter and for those who signal you’ll end in seventeenth place this season, I would not signal it.
“In fact it will be an awesome success and would most likely have a non-relegation parade via the town and everybody would reward us however I’m not too hooked on positions, I simply wish to say after the subsequent season we now have accomplished the very best with our alternatives.”
Farke revealed he had the chance to go away Norwich after their relegation final 12 months however felt he owed it to the membership to stay with them and try a return straight again into the massive time.
“Each events are reasonable and know this [relationship] is sort of uncommon in soccer,” he stated, having already been in cost since 2017.
“I do know what a privileged state of affairs I’m in and I really feel unbelievably grateful and humble and emotional, simply grateful as a result of the time when the supervisor was allowed to create one thing particular and keep for thus a few years is now way back.
“I can bear in mind the state of affairs one 12 months in the past, usually after relegation questions are requested and it’s ‘we’d like a brand new supervisor’ nevertheless it felt the opposite means spherical.
“Our key folks had been involved I would not wish to return to the second tier as a result of there another choices however I additionally bought the sensation that I wished to provide one thing again for all of the belief, help and assist so I took the choice to remain and it was certainty the suitable resolution.”
Requested if in his wildest desires Norwich might keep up and likewise problem for silverware subsequent 12 months, the 44-year-old added: “In my wildest desires, I do not dream about soccer that’s for certain!
“However in my craziest desires, if I’m sincere I’m going into video games to win soccer video games. It’s nice to raise some silverware.
“It will not occur with Norwich Metropolis for the subsequent few years, most likely not, however we aren’t too hooked on locations within the desk, we do not have this angle.”