Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 11°C

min temp: 9°C

ESTD 1874 Search

The pigs are coming. Find out more about

Pigs Gone Wild

here.

Tom Eastman signs new deal with U’s

12:31 31 January 2013

Tom Eastman, who has signed a new deal with Colchester United

Tom Eastman, who has signed a new deal with Colchester United

TOM Eastman has signed a new two-and-a-half deal to stay at Colchester United.

Former Ipswich Town defender Eastman was delighted to put pen to paper again, and so guarantee his long-term future with the U’s.

The 21-year-old arrived at Colchester in the summer of 2011, after rejecting a new short-term six-month contract with Ipswich. His initial deal was a two-year package.

“It’s something that we had been talking about for a few weeks,” enthused Eastman.

“It’s a good deal for me, and I’m glad to sign this deal to keep me here a bit longer.

“I’m enjoying playing football at Colchester.

“When I was at Ipswich, and I didn’t have long left on my contract, nothing really got sorted out, and I ended up getting some more security at Colchester.

“Now I can push on play some more games,” added Eastman,

0 comments

Academy graduate Teddy Bishop

Ipswich Town remain keen for half of the club’s squad to be homegrown, by the start of the 2017-18 season.

Barnet 0 Ipswich Town 1
Tommy Smith, David McGoldrick and Anthony Wordsworth all attack an aerial ball

Ipswich Town will face Barnet this summer as part of their pre-season preparations.

Lee O'Neill, the assistant manager at Ipswich Town's academy, at the training ground where the club is building a new 3g pitch.

Ipswich Town are digging deep for success.

Adam McDonnell in action against former club Shelbourne last summer

Ipswich Town have confirmed they will once again travel to Ireland for a pre-season training camp this summer, before finishing their visit with a game against Shelbourne.

The scene as Daryl Murphy celebrates his second goal at Charlton on Saturday

Ipswich Town will face newly-relegated Charlton Athletic in a pre-season friendly ahead of the 2016/17 season.

Chris Brammer interviews Terry Butcher at Portman Road.

Ipswich Town and England legend Terry Butcher says the Blues will have a player on their hands if Andre Dozzell can go anywhere close to emulating his father Jason.

Mick McCarthy made a host of changes for the trip to Old Trafford

‘Uninspiring’, ‘frustrating’, ‘bland’ and ‘stale’ are all words used by Ipswich fans to describe a disappointing 2015/16 season, during which manager Mick McCarthy garnered mixed reviews from the Blues’ support.

Chris Swailes in his days at Ipswich

Former Ipswich defender Chris Swailes became the oldest goalscorer at the new Wembley Stadium for Morpeth today despite having undergone four heart operations.

Adam Webster - Picture: Joe Pepler

Ipswich Town are preparing to tweak their approach in the Championship next season, with the signing of cultured Portsmouth centre-back Adam Webster.

Ipswich Town v Stevenage
Capital One Cup First Round.Josh Yorwerth scores  for Town .

Ipswich Town have terminated the contract of Josh Yorwerth by mutual consent.

Most read

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24