|Delaney Hits Back at Keane Sun 22nd Nov 2009 20:35|
FAI chief executive John Delaney has hit back at Roy Keane, calling on the Town boss to “move on” from the 2002 World Cup controversy. On Friday Keane slammed Delaney in the wake of Ireland’s controversial World Cup defeat to France.
|Chelsea Claimed to Be Wickham Favourites Sun 22nd Nov 2009 09:13|
Chelsea are the favourites to sign 16-year-old Town striker Connor Wickham, according to a tabloid report this morning. The Premier League leaders, Arsenal, Tottenham, Manchester United, Liverpool and Aston Villa are all said to have sent scouts to watch yesterday’s 0-0 draw with Sheffield Wednesday during which Wickham was an unused sub.
|Pim Makes Brentford Debut Sat 21st Nov 2009 22:11|
On-loan defender Pim Balkestein made his Brentford debut as the Bees drew 1-1 at home to Walsall. The Dutchman is at Griffin Park for a month.
|Keane: We Need Killer Instinct Sat 21st Nov 2009 21:47|
Boss Roy Keane again bemoaned his side’s toothlessness in front of goal as Sheffield Wednesday left Portman Road with a point after a 0-0 draw.
|Town 0-0 Sheffield Wednesday Sat 21st Nov 2009 19:12|
Goal-shy Town recorded their 10th draw of the season as Sheffield Wednesday’s visit to Portman Road ended goalless. Tamás Priskin had a goal disallowed for offside, Alan Quinn missed a one-one with Owls keeper Lee Grant and neither Jon Walters nor Gareth McAuley could hook a loose ball over the line from point blank range.
|US Youngster on Trial Sat 21st Nov 2009 12:45|
TWTD has learnt that US midfielder Devann Yao spent last week on trial with the Blues. The 19-year-old wideman is a free agent, having previously spent time as a youth player in France, Italy and Scotland.
|Academy Sides Defeated by Canaries Sat 21st Nov 2009 12:34|
Town’s U18s lost 3-0 to local rivals Norwich City at the Canaries’ Colney training ground this morning. It was even worse for the Blues’ U16s, who lost 6-1 to the League One club’s youngsters.
|Keane: Town is the Best Place for Wickham Sat 21st Nov 2009 09:21|
Boss Roy Keane says Ipswich Town is the best place for 16-year-old striker Connor Wickham to get his footballing education. Wickham has been the subject of speculation in recent weeks with Chelsea, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Aston Villa all said to keen on taking the striker from Town before he is able to sign a professional contract when he is 17 in March.