From former Norwich striker Dean Ashton:
It was obvious hughton was gonna get bullet at end of season whether Norwich stayed up or not but bizarre to do it now!!!
From former Norwich striker Dion Dublin:
Very surprised at the timing of NCFC's decision to get rid of Chris #notnow
Norwich City fan and TV presenter Jake Humphrey tweeted:
Understand why supporters & board weren't happy. Can't for the life of me work out why now is the right time to sack Hughton... #NorwichCity
Darren Huckerby praised the former boss for his dedication to the job:
Chris and his staff were always interested and cared how the younger lads in the Academy were doing, top bloke and I wish him well #Ncfc
TV presenter Dan Walker described the decision as "bonkers"
One fan, actor Bill Milner was surprised by the decision:
Another fan was very surprised at the timing:
Why sack a manager when you're fighting to stay in the Premier League so close to the end of the season?! #Hughton