‘A remarkable failure across the board’ - Town fans on ‘embarrassing’ season after League One is ended

Fans have been reacting to the news that Ipswich Town's season is over after today's EFL vote

Fans have been reacting to the news that Ipswich Town's season is over after today's EFL vote - Credit: Archant

Ipswich Town fans have been reacting to the news that the team’s season is over after today’s EFL vote - here’s a taste of what they’ve been saying.

The first meeting of the day, involving all 71 clubs from the three EFL divisions, decided how the final standings would be decided before a second, held between League One clubs only, ultimately saw an ‘overwhelming majority’ of third tier clubs vote to end the season now.

MORE: Ipswich Town’s season is over after ‘overwhelming majority’ of League One clubs vote to end campaign

With the EFL framework approved earlier in the day meaning that just the traditional four teams will contest the play-offs behind closed doors, Town, who finish 11th in the table using the points per game calculation which has been agreed upon, have no further part to play in the season.

MORE: Ipswich owner Evans on League One season ending early and season ticket compensation

It’s a hugely disappointing end to Town’s first season in the third tier for more than half a century, with expectations high that the Blues would bounce straight back to the Championship at the first time of asking.

Of course, they started the season superbly, topping the league and, at one point, just Town and all-conquering Liverpool stood alone as the remaining unbeaten sides in all four divisions.

MORE: Clubs vote in EFL plan to end season using points-per-game... with no expanded play-offs

You may also want to watch:

But it all dissolved in a mess of squad rotation, postponed games and injuries, leaving Town with a lot of questions to answer if they are to turn things around next season - whenever that may be!

- What do you think? Leave a comment below!

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter