On this day in Town history: John Wark scores twice and Town progress in the cup

John Wark scored twice on this day in 1993

John Wark scored twice on this day in 1993 - Credit: Archant

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features John Wark scoring twice in a draw with Swindon, while the Blues progressed in the League Cup.

On this day in 1984, Town beat Oxford United 2-1 in the League Cup

On this day in 1984, Town beat Oxford United 2-1 in the League Cup - Credit: Archant

We begin today from 1984 when Town progressed to the fifth round of the League Cup, after beating Oxford United 2-1 at Portman Road, thanks to goals from Mich D’Avray and Romeo Zondervan.

Fifthteen years ago today, John Wark scored twice as Town drew 2-2 with Swindon

Fifthteen years ago today, John Wark scored twice as Town drew 2-2 with Swindon - Credit: Archant

Fiftheen-years ago today, John Wark scored twice as Town drew 2-2 with Swindon at the County Ground, while Brian Talbot scored as Town drew 1-1 with Leeds United at Portman Road in 1976.

Frans Thijssen is an Ipswich Town legend

Frans Thijssen is an Ipswich Town legend - Credit: Archant

And finally on this day in 1982, Town beat Southampton 1-0 at St Marys, thanks to a goal from Frans Thijssen to make it back to back wins in the league.


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