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Kings of Anglia Issue 7 Magazine Offer With Jimmy Bullard and Tristan Nydam

Young Blues striker Morris signs new deal

PUBLISHED: 16:41 09 November 2017 | UPDATED: 17:27 09 November 2017

Ipswich Town forward Ben Morris. Picture: ROSS HALLS

Ipswich Town forward Ben Morris. Picture: ROSS HALLS

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Young Ipswich Town striker Ben Morris has signed a contract extension to keep him at Portman Road until 2019.

There is also the option to extend the deal for a further 12 months.

The teenager has been a regular fixture in the Blues’ Under 23 side this season, scoring twice, with both goals coming in a 5-2 win away at Nottingham Forest.

He also made his first-team debut for Ipswich earlier this campaign, coming off the bench to assists Bersant Celina’s consolation goal against Crystal Palace in the Carabao Cup at Selhurst Park, on a night where manager Mick McCarthy fielded a number of young players.

He is yet to make his first appearance in the Championship.

Teenage striker Ben Morris has his sights set on a breakthrough season for Ipswich Town after receiving a surprise call-up for the England Under-19 squad.

Paul Hurst always got the sense Bartosz Bialkowski’s future was at Ipswich Town as the club worked to tie their star goalkeeper down to a new deal.

Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst has admitted he can’t guarantee leading scorer Martyn Waghorn will still be at the club by the time the new season starts.

Andy Warren casts his eye over Ipswich Town’s U23s’ 1-1 draw with Lowestoft Town - a game watched by Blues boss Paul Hurst.

Mark Heath and Andy Warren discuss all the latest Ipswich Town news – from Bart’s new deal to Paul Hurst’s cutting comments – in this week’s Kings of Anglia podcast.

Paul Hurst will be an interested spectator at Lowestoft this evening as he continues to assess Ipswich Town’s young players.

Ipswich Town are among a string of clubs being linked with a move for Norwich City winger Yanic Wildschut.

Ipswich Town beat Crawley Town 1-0, at East Grinstead Town, in their latest pre-season friendly last night. STUART WATSON gives his snap observations.

Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst said tonight’s 1-0 friendly win against Crawley Town was ‘a step forward’, but says his squad is ‘nowhere near the finished article’.

Ipswich Town produced a much-improved display in their second pre-season outing as they saw off Crawley Town 1-0 at East Grinstead this evening.

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