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Kings of Anglia Issue 9 Magazine Offer

Ipswich Town 5 Sunderland 2: Who was your Blues man-of-the-match in five-star display?

PUBLISHED: 23:36 26 September 2017 | UPDATED: 23:50 26 September 2017

Bersant Celina celebrates scoring against Sunderland Picture Pagepix

Bersant Celina celebrates scoring against Sunderland Picture Pagepix

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Ipswich Town put struggling Sunderland to the sword at Portman Road tonight, winning 5-2 to become the Championship’s top-scorers.

Martyn Waghorn opened the scoring with a glancing header and then provided assists for Jordan Spence, Bersant Celina and David McGoldrick before substitute Grant Ward put the icing on the cake.

• Match report: Ipswich Town 5 Sunderland 2

Joe Garner led the line superbly for the Blues as Waghorn, McGoldrick and Celina linked up brilliantly just in behind.

Tom Adeyemi produced another encouraging display along Cole Skuse in midfield, the latter having really raised his game this season.

• McCarthy hopes Town fans are re-enthused by five-star display

Full-backs Jonas Knudsen and Dominic Iorfa were also outstanding, with Spence again solid alongside skipper Luke Chambers at the heart of the defence and Bartosz Bialkowski making some solid stops when called upon.

The Blues, who played with vim and vigour throughout, are up to fifth ahead of Saturday’s visit of Bristol City to Portman Road.

Freddie Sears knows Ipswich Town must add goals to their team, with the January transfer window just around the corner.

Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert is keen to add some Championship experience to his relegation-battling squad as soon as possible in January. In part one of this feature, STUART WATSON looks at some midfielders who fit the bill.

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features an abadoned match with Man City and Jon Stead scoring in 29 seconds.....

Ipswich Town manager Paul Lambert is leaving no stone unturned in his search for January reinforcements.

Ipswich Town are committed to signing loan player Janoi Donacien on a permanent deal once his immigration status is rubber stamped.

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features Darren Currie scoring on his debut in a win at QPR and the Blues win over Leicester City.....

Former Ipswich Town manager Paul Jewell has been appointed director of football at League Two club Swindon Town.

Mark Heath, Stuart Watson and Andy Warren are back with the latest episode of the Kings of Anglia Podcast.

Ipswich Hospital patients were treated to a visit from the stars of Ipswich Town as they made their annual trip to give out presents on the wards.

Ipswich Town’s Under 23s drew 3-3 with QPR at Playford Road this afternoon. Andy Warren cast an eye over the Young Blues.

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