On this day in Town history: Cup run continues and win over Chelsea

Tamas Priskin celebrates scoring his first half goal at Millwall in 2010

Tamas Priskin celebrates scoring his first half goal at Millwall in 2010

In our new daily feature, we take a look back at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town history.

Gareth McAuley celebrates his goal scored at Millwall right on half-time on this day in 2010

Gareth McAuley celebrates his goal scored at Millwall right on half-time on this day in 2010 - Credit: Archant

We start eight years ago as Town beat Millwall 2-1 at The New Den in the Carling Cup 3rd Round, thanks to goals from Tamas Priskin and Gareth McAuley - this was the year Town made it to the semi-final of the competition, losing to Arsemal.

Chris Kiwomya was among the scorers as Town beat Bristol City in 1991 Picture: JOHN KERR

Chris Kiwomya was among the scorers as Town beat Bristol City in 1991 Picture: JOHN KERR - Credit: Archant

In 1991, Chris Kiwomya was among the scorers as Blues beat Bristol City 4-2 at Portman Road, while 25 years ago today, the Blues beat Cambridge United 2-1 at Portman Road in League Cup 2nd Round, 1st leg.

Brian Talbot was among the scorers as Town beat Chelsea in 1974

Brian Talbot was among the scorers as Town beat Chelsea in 1974 - Credit: Archant

Also on this day in 1974, Brian Talbot and Dave Johnson scored for Town as they beat Chelsea 2-0 at Portman Road to make it seven wins in eight league games at the start of the 1974-75 campaign.


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