|Lavery on Trial at Sunderland Sun 20th Nov 2011 21:05|
TWTD understands that Town contract rebel Caolan Lavery is on trial with Premier League Sunderland. The former academy striker recently turned down a six-month professional deal with the Blues and has subsequently held talks with Bradford City and spent time on trial with Leicester City.
|Drury Keen on Permanent Crawley Switch Sun 20th Nov 2011 15:30|
Crawley boss Steve Evans says on-loan Town midfielder Andy Drury wants to join the League Two side on a permanent basis. The 27-year-old netted the third goal of his 93-day spell at the Broadfield Stadium yesterday as the Red Devils beat Oxford United 4-1 at home.
|Icelander Joining on Trial Sun 20th Nov 2011 10:44|
IFK Gothenburg’s Icelandic midfielder Teddy Bjarnason is set to spend time training with the Blues this week with a view to a possible move in January. The 24-year-old, who is also known as Theódór or Elmar, is a right winger or striker.
|Marriott Nets Again But U18s Lose Sun 20th Nov 2011 08:24|
Striker Jack Marriott scored his fifth goal in his last six FA Premier Academy League games but his goal couldn’t stop the U18s from falling to a 3-1 defeat at Fulham on Saturday.
|European Journey and 1980/81 Books on Sale Via TWTD Sun 20th Nov 2011 05:22|
With thoughts starting to turn towards Christmas, you can now buy copies of On a European Journey: With Ipswich Town in Europe 1962-2002 by David and Philip Houseley via TWTD. Mel Henderson’s 1980-81 The Greatest Season in Ipswich Town's History is also still available, now at a reduced price.
|Collins: Defeat a Sickener Sat 19th Nov 2011 22:51|
Two-goal defender Danny Collins said falling to a 3-2 defeat at Nottingham Forest was a “sickener”, the Blues conceding two goals in the final six minutes. The on-loan Stoke man scored two goals in a game for the first time in his professional career, with his opener the first he has scored in 34 months.
|Bullard Appeal Process Set to Start Sat 19th Nov 2011 22:21|
Midfielder Jimmy Bullard is reportedly set to start the process of appealing against his sacking by Hull City this week. The 33-year-old exited the KC Stadium in the summer for a still-to-be-disclosed disciplinary matter on the Tigers’ pre-season trip to Slovenia.
|Jewell: We Concede When We Come Under Pressure Sat 19th Nov 2011 17:56|
Blues boss Paul Jewell was again left ruing his side’s tendency to give away goals when they come under pressure at vital times as Town conceded two in the final six minutes as they lost 3-2 at Nottingham Forest.
|Nottingham Forest 3-2 Town Sat 19th Nov 2011 17:15|
Town fell to their second 3-2 defeat in two games as Nottingham Forest netted twice in the last six minutes to come from behind to deny the Blues their first win at the City Ground for 12 years. Danny Collins scored two goals in a game for the first time in his professional career, putting the Blues in front twice, but Robbie Findley equalised for the home side before the break, then Joel Lynch and Marcus Tudgay netted another leveller and the winner in injury time.
|Blackburn Willing to Sell Andrews Sat 19th Nov 2011 14:25|
Blackburn boss Steve Kean says his club would be willing to sell on-loan midfielder Keith Andrews to Town in January. The 31-year-old Irishman has another 18 months on his contract at Ewood Park but says he has no intention of returning to the Premier League club.