On this day in Town history: Town beat Inter Milan in the UEFA Cup

Town beat Inter Milan on this day in 2001

Town beat Inter Milan on this day in 2001 - Credit: AP

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history – and today features a famous win over Italian giants Inter Milan.

On this day in 2001, Alun Armstrong scored as Town beat Inter Milan at Portman Road

On this day in 2001, Alun Armstrong scored as Town beat Inter Milan at Portman Road - Credit: PA

We begin today in 2001, when Alun Armstrong scored as Town beat Italian giants Inter Milan 1-0 at Portman Road in the UEFA Cup third round, first leg, seeing off a side which boasted the likes of Javier Zanetti and Clarence Seedorf.

Town drew 2-2 with Bournemouth in 2014

Town drew 2-2 with Bournemouth in 2014

Ten years ago today, Pablo Counago and Jon Walters scored as Town beat Derby 2-0 at Portman Road, while David Johnson scored his second goal in two games as Town won 4-0 at Reading for their first league away win of the season in 1997.

Pablo Counago and Jon Walters scored on this day in 2008

Pablo Counago and Jon Walters scored on this day in 2008

In 2014, Teddy Bishop scored his first Town goal as the Blues drew 2-2 with Bournemouth at Dean Court, while Town drew 2-2 with Sheffield Wendesday at Portman Road as the visitors scored a 90th minute eqauliser live on Sky.

On this day in 1995, Gus Unlenbeek scored for Town as they drew 1-1 with Southend United

On this day in 1995, Gus Unlenbeek scored for Town as they drew 1-1 with Southend United - Credit: Archant

It was on this day in 1980 that Town won 2-1 at Nottingham Forest, thanks to goals from Alan Brazil and John Wark, while Gus Unlenbeek scored for Town as they drew 1-1 with Southend United at Portman Road in 1995.

On this day in 2003, Town beat Sheffield United 3-0 at Portman Road

On this day in 2003, Town beat Sheffield United 3-0 at Portman Road


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And finally on this day in 2003, Shefki Kuqi was among the scorers as Town beat Sheffield United 3-0 at Portman Road, while Kevin Wilson scored as Town beat Barnsley 1-0 at Portman Road in 1986.

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