|Reserves Thrashed Wed 20th Oct 2004 22:00|
A young Town reserves side was thrashed 4-0 by a more experienced Charlton side at the Valley on Wednesday night. Midfielder Antonio Murray was the only Town player out of his teens while the Addicks fielded the likes of Francis Jeffers, Paul Konchesky and Jonatan Johansson.
|Join Up Jaime! Wed 20th Oct 2004 21:04|
Canadian youngster Jaime Peters continues to ponder his future after trial spells with the Blues, Millwall, Manchester United and Derby, and Town fan Simon Copley has a cunning ruse which he hopes will persuade the winger to move to Portman Road.
|Dean: I'm Staying Here Wed 20th Oct 2004 14:03|
Striker Dean Bowditch says he is staying with Town despite speculation linking him with a number of top Premiership sides. Arsenal and Manchester United have long been linked, while a newspaper report just prior to the closure of the transfer window claimed Liverpool were set to make a move for the England U19 international.
|Reserves at the Valley Wed 20th Oct 2004 11:39|
Young striker Dean Bowditch is one of the few Town players with first team experience playing at the Valley tonight in a reserve fixture against Charlton. Kick-off is at 7pm.
|Joe: Ref Was Wrong Wed 20th Oct 2004 02:11|
Town boss Joe Royle was left bemused by referee Tony Leake's decision to disallow Shefki Kuqi's perfectly good goal just prior to Matt Heath netting an own goal equaliser at the Walkers Stadium. Leake appeared the only person in the ground to see a foul on keeper Kevin Pressman when the veteran dropped Dean Bowditch's header at Kuqi's feet.
|Leicester 2-2 Town Tue 19th Oct 2004 23:20|
An own goal from Matt Heath gave the Blues a deserved point in an entertaining game at the Walkers Stadium. Town went ahead through Ian Westlake in the first minute but Leicester hit back through David Connolly and Heath either side of the break, before the latter netted at the wrong end late on.
|Town in FIFA Taskforce Tue 19th Oct 2004 17:58|
Town Chairman David Sheepshanks has been selected to join a new FIFA taskforce and will be one of only three from Europe. Sheepshanks will join Barcelona's President Joan Laporta and Franz Beckenbauer of Bayern Munich.
|Squad for Leicester Tue 19th Oct 2004 14:58|
Town have named a 17-man squad for tonight's trip to Leicester City. Young defender Aidan Collins looks to be included as cover for Jason de Vos who has a hairline fracture of the toe.
|De Vos to Play? Tue 19th Oct 2004 11:24|
Canadian central defender Jason De Vos should be in the Town side which takes on Leicester at the Walkers Stadium tonight after all. Yesterday Town manager Joe Royle said he planned to rest De Vos due to the toe injury he picked up while on international duty last week.
|Bowden: No Sales Needed Tue 19th Oct 2004 11:01|
Town chief executive Derek Bowden has told manager Joe Royle that unless the club receive an offer they can't refuse his squad will remain intact for the rest of the season. Bowden has also reaffirmed that the Blues have the cash in place to bring in at least one loanee.