A mere decade ago we were trying to sign some Irish youngster:
Cash Key to Murphy Move31st Mar 2005 14:32 Boss Joe Royle has confirmed that Town are keen to sign Waterford United striker Daryl Murphy, if the money is available in the summer. Murphy impressed the Portman Road management in his second trial spell earlier this week.0
And this was 14 years ago:
Town Fans Praised Again31st Mar 2001 18:36 Town's fans have been praised again with Premier League chief Richard Scudamore using the Portman Road atmosphere as an example of one Premiership ground that hasn't become more like a library.0
Confirming both of these players here until after the play-offs makes this a good loan deadline day for us. Neither is very flashy but both are good Championship players and, with increasing match fitness, are showing their worth for the run in.
I would still love another ball-carrying midfielder but, as that doesn't look like happening, I hope Connolly gets a look in - just to give us a different option if we need it.
Just seen that he scored again last night, that's three in the last three for Coventry. I wonder how much Mogga will get out of him. I suspect consistency will always be a problem but nice to see him do well.