On this day in Town history: Two wins over Manchester City

Town won 3-2 at Man City on this day in 2000

Town won 3-2 at Man City on this day in 2000 - Credit: PA Archive/PA Images

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features two victories over Manchester City and a five-goal thriller against Portsmouth....

Chris Kiwomya scored in Town's draw with Oldham on this day in 1989

Chris Kiwomya scored in Town's draw with Oldham on this day in 1989 - Credit: Archant

We begin today from 2000 when Marcus Stewart scored twice as the Blues beat Man City 3-2 at Maine Road put Town third in the Premier League, while Town won 2-1 at Man City in 1978, thanks to goals from Eric Gates and Brian Talbot.

Kevin Wilson was among the scorers as Town won 2-0 at Reading in 1986

Kevin Wilson was among the scorers as Town won 2-0 at Reading in 1986 - Credit: Archant

In 1986, Town won 2-0 at Reading thanks to goals from John Deehan and Kevin Wilson, while the Blues remained seven games unbeaten in the league as Chris Kiwomya scored in Town’s 1-1 draw with Oldham at Portman Road.

Ian Marshall celebrates his goal as Town beat Portsmouth 3-2 at Portman Road in 1995

Ian Marshall celebrates his goal as Town beat Portsmouth 3-2 at Portman Road in 1995 - Credit: Archant

And finally on this day in 1995, Ian Marshall was among the scorers as Town beat Portsmouth 3-2 at Portman Road.


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