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Six of the bestTown 6-0 win over Bristol City was the fifth time they have achieved that scoreline at home.The others were:Nottingham Forest. Championship March 12, 2005 Manchester United.

Six of the best

Town 6-0 win over Bristol City was the fifth time they have achieved that scoreline at home.

The others were:

Nottingham Forest. Championship March 12, 2005

Manchester United. Division One March 1 1980

Torquay United. Division Three (south) December 15, 1956

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Exeter City Reserves. Southern League March 3, 1937

They have won 6-0 twice away from home

Swindon Town. Division One April 3 1980

Notts County. Division One September 25 1982

Record in 2007 (11 consecutive wins and counting)

March 31 Plymouth 3-0 (Lee, Haynes, Garvan)

April 7 Barnsley 5-1 (Haynes, Walters, O'Callaghan, Jeffers, Roberts)

April 14 Derby County 2-1 (Jeffers, Haynes)

May 6 Cardiff City 3-1 (Walters, 2. Jeffers)

August 11 Sheffield Wed 4-1 (Lee, 2. Counago, Roberts)

August 26 Crystal Palace 1-0 (Walters)

September 22 Coventry City 4-1 (Counago, 2. De Vos, Walters)

October 6 Preston 2-1 (Lee, Miller)

October 23 Colchester United 3-1 (Haynes, Walters, Trotter)

October 27 Wolves (Counago, Lee, Haynes)

November 10 Bristol City (Walters, 3. Wright, Miller, Counago)

Ipswich Town's record of 11 straight wins is still short of their best streak, which is 15 successive victories set in 1980/81.

1 26/12/1980 Norwich City 2-0 (H) Division 1

2. 3/1/1981 Aston Villa 1-0 (H) FA Cup 3rd Round

3. 10/1/1981 Nottingham Forest 2-0 (H) Division 1

4. 13/1/1981 Birmingham City 5-1 (H) Division 1

5. 27/1/1981 Shrewsbury Town 3-0 (H) FA Cup 4th Round, Replay

6. 31/1/1981 Stoke City 4-0 (H) Division 1

7. 7/2/1981 Crystal Palace 3-2 (H) Division 1

8. 14/2/1981 Charlton Athletic 2-0 (H) FA Cup 5th Round

9. 17/2/1981 Middlesbrough 1-0 (H) Division 1

10. 21/2/1981 Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-1 (H) Division 1

11. 10/3/1981 Nottingham Forest 1-0 (H) FA Cup 6th Round, Replay

12. 14/3/1981 Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 (H) Division 1

13. 18/3/1981 St Etienne 3-1 (H) UEFA Cup Quarter Final, 2nd Leg

14. 28/3/1981 Sunderland 4-1 (H) Division 1

15. 8/4/1981 FC Cologne 1-0 (H) UEFA Cup Semi-Final, 1st Leg

The Blues' longest home run without defeat was 46 games set between 1979 and 1981.

Our thanks to PrideofAnglia.com for the statstics.

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