|Southend 1-2 Town Tue 29th Jul 2014|
Anthony Wordsworth netted a final minute winner as the Blues beat Southend 2-1 at Roots Hall in their penultimate pre-season friendly. Trialist Balint Bajner had put Town ahead just before the hour mark with Myles Weston equalising for the home side. Late on, David McGoldrick made his long-awaited return from injury.
|Southend 0-0 Town - Half-Time Tue 29th Jul 2014|
Town's penultimate pre-season friendly at Southend remains 0-0 at the break.
|Bialkowski Starts, McGoldrick on Bench Tue 29th Jul 2014|
Bartosz Bialkowski starts his first game for the Blues as Town take on Southend at Roots Hall in their penultimate pre-season friendly (KO 7.45pm). Striker David McGoldrick is on the bench and is set to make his return from his knee problems in the second half.
|McGoldrick Returns to Squad for Southend Trip Tue 29th Jul 2014|
Striker David McGoldrick has been named in the Town squad for tonight’s penultimate pre-season friendly at Southend United (KO 7.45pm). McGoldrick, last season’s 16-goal top scorer, has been out of action since February with knee injuries.
|McCarthy: It's Great to Have Options Mon 28th Jul 2014|
Boss Mick McCarthy has decisions to make at both ends of the field ahead of Town’s opening Championship game at home to Fulham a week on Saturday. Strikers Paul Taylor and Jack Marriott will be amongst those to come into the reckoning to partner Daryl Murphy up front, with David McGoldrick unlikely to start, while McCarthy is delighted to have plenty of options at the back.
|Gillingham 0-2 Town Sat 26th Jul 2014|
A goal in either half from Alex Henshall and Luke Hyam saw the Blues to a comfortable friendly victory over Gillingham at the Priestfield Stadium. Henshall opened the scoring in the second minute with Hyam adding the second just after the hour.
|Gillingham 0-1 Town - Half-Time Sat 26th Jul 2014|
Alex Henshall netted a second minute goal for Town and that remains the difference between the sides at the break.
|Two Trialists Face Gills Sat 26th Jul 2014|
Trialists Balint Bajner and Kevin Bru start for the Blues in today’s friendly at Gillingham (KO 3pm).
|Colchester United 0-3 Town Wed 23rd Jul 2014|
Frank Nouble struck twice and Jack Marriott once as Town beat Colchester United 3-0 at the Weston Homes Community Stadium. All the goals came in the second half after a lacklustre first period from the Blues.
|Colchester 0-0 Town - Half-Time Wed 23rd Jul 2014|
Town's pre-season friendly at Colchester remains goalless at the break. Paul Anderson came closest to netting for the Blues with an early diving header.
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