TEAM NEWS: Nigel Reo-Coker in for ill Andy Drury for Brighton visit

Ipswich v Brighton: Mick McCarthy has been forced into one change from the side that beat Wolves on Saturday.

Andy Drury has been ruled out of this afternoon’s clash through illness meaning Nigel Reo-Coker, who has impressed in his last two outings from the bench, comes in ahead of Luke Hyam.

With Reo-Coker elevated from the bench and Danny Higginbotham not renewing his loan deal, Tyrone Mings is among the subs for the first time – after signing from Chippenham Town last month.

Brighton make two changes as they look to improve on just three wins from their last 17 matches

Ashley Barnes and Dean Hammond come in for Andrew Crofts and Bruno.


Ipswich: Henderson, Orr, Chambers, Smith, Cresswell, Edwards, Reo-Coker, N’Daw, Martin, Campbell, Murphy. Subs – Loach, Hewitt, Emmanuel-Thomas, Chopra, Scotland, Mings, Hyam

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Brighton: Kuszczak; Lopez, Greer, El-Abd, Bridge; Bridcutt, Hammond, Orlandi; LuaLua, Mackail-Smith, Barnes. Subs – Brezovan, Dunk, HOskins, Crofts, Dobbie, Dicker, March

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