|New Bid by Burley Thu 07th Sep 2000 14:46|
Town manager George Burley is reported to have slapped in another player bid as he continues his seemingly endless search for players to strengthen the Town squad.
|Holland Doubt Thu 07th Sep 2000 11:18|
Town skipper Matt Holland is a doubt for Town's clash with Aston Villa on Saturday after aggravating his niggling ankle injury in last night's 2-1 loss at Leicester. Matt has made 171 consecutive appearances for Town since joining from Bourmemouth in August 1997 and will be hoping that the healing waters of Brighlingsea will allow him to continue this amazing run. I expect he's nipped off for a paddle already.
|Match Quotes Thu 07th Sep 2000 10:32|
Town manager George Burley was unhappy at the lack of chances created and surfeit of errors. He was particularly annoyed bythe second goal: "Richard Wright will be unhappy with the second goal but he is a smashing lad and also made some good saves. He has done well for us for a long time now."
|Leicester 2 - 1 Ipswich Wed 06th Sep 2000 22:19|
Town fell to their second defeat of the season losing 2-1 at Filbert Street. The Blues never really got going and fell two goals behind after second half strikes from Ade Akinbiyi and Matt Elliott. Jim Magilton scored the Town goal with a late penalty.
|Chairman Leaves Hospital Wed 06th Sep 2000 14:19|
Town chairman David Sheepshanks today leaves hospital after his health scare. The Town chairman will miss tonight's game at Leicester instead he will listen to the game on the radio.