UPDATED: Pair pen deal with Blues

IPSWICH Town young guns Cormac Burke and Cody Cropper have both signed a one-year professional deal with the Blues.

The duo capped a great week which included two friendly wins and international call-ups by signing their first professional contracts at the club.

17-year-old midfielder Burke, from Northern Ireland, and US-born Academy keeper Cropper, 18, will also be taking their place in the week-long Milk Cup which starts on July 25. Burke will be joined by Town team mates Josh Carson and Caolan Lavery.

Writing on Twitter, Cropper said: “Signed my pro contract today! Absolutely buzzin! :-) Can’t wait for this season!”

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