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GALLERY: Ipswich Town first teamers seal progress in the Suffolk Premier Cup at Walsham-le-Willows

12:34 14 November 2012

John Banks Suffolk Premier Cup - Walsham-le-Willows 1 Ipswich Town 5. The teams shake hands before kick-off

John Banks Suffolk Premier Cup - Walsham-le-Willows 1 Ipswich Town 5. The teams shake hands before kick-off

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AN experienced Ipswich Town side ran out 5-1 winners at non-league side Walsham-le-Willows in the John Banks Suffolk Premier Cup last night.

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With new Blues boss Mick McCarthy watching on, Luke Hyam scored twice, with Michael Chopra, Jason Scotland and Ronan Murray also netting before the Thurlow Nunn Premier Division hosts netted a late consolation.

Town – back in the local competition following a two-year absence – have set up a quarter-final tie at Felixstowe & Walton United.

Keeper Scott Loach was forced off with a thigh injury, while left-back Kelly Youga played on the day he signed a short-term deal with the club. Elliott Hewitt, Jay Emmanuel-Thomas, Andy Drury, Nathan Ellington, Bilel Moshni, Jack Ainsley, Arran Lee-Barrett and Byron Lawrence also featured for Town.

To see a gallery of photographs from last night’s game at Summer Road, click the link on the top right.

For full match report – and to see a video of Luke Hyam’s excellent second goal – go to: http://www.greenun24.co.uk/ipswich-town/latest-news/video_luke_hyam_nets_twice_as_ipswich_town_progress_in_suffolk_premier_cup_1_1692637

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