On this day in Town history: Whymark scores twice as Town put five past Birmingham City

On this day in 1977, Town bea Birmingham 5-2 at Portman Road

On this day in 1977, Town bea Birmingham 5-2 at Portman Road - Credit: Archant

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

Jason Scotland celebrates with Michael Chopra at Cardiff on this day in 2011

Jason Scotland celebrates with Michael Chopra at Cardiff on this day in 2011

We begin today’s on this day from 2011 as the Blues drew 2-2 with Cardiff City with both Jason Scotland and Michael Chopra scoring against their former club.

Trevor Whymark scored twice as the Blues beat Birmingham 5-2 at Portman Road in 1977

Trevor Whymark scored twice as the Blues beat Birmingham 5-2 at Portman Road in 1977 - Credit: Archant

In 1977, Trevor Whymark scored twice as Town beat Birmingham City 5-2 at Portman Road as they scored five goals in a game for the third time that season.

Freddie Sears rides a challenge from Blackburn's Ben Marshall

Freddie Sears rides a challenge from Blackburn's Ben Marshall

And finally two years ago today, Town were held to a goaless draw with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park as they failed to score for a fifth game in a row in the 2016-17 season.


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