On this day in Town history: A UEFA Cup night, a Milton hat-trick and an unbeaten run continued

15 years ago today, the Blues beat Wimbledon 4-1 at Portman Road

15 years ago today, the Blues beat Wimbledon 4-1 at Portman Road

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

Darren Bent and Pablo Counago were among the scorers as Town beat Wimbledon 4-1 at Portman Road in 2

Darren Bent and Pablo Counago were among the scorers as Town beat Wimbledon 4-1 at Portman Road in 2003

15 years ago today, the Blues beat Wimbledon 4-1 at Portman Road as Alun Armstrong, Richard Naylor, Darren Bent and Pablo Counago scored.

Torpedo Moscow players watch as Ipswich Town's Titus Bramble scores the equaliser for Town

Torpedo Moscow players watch as Ipswich Town's Titus Bramble scores the equaliser for Town - Credit: PA

In 2001, Town hosted Torpedo Moscow at Portman Road in the first leg of their UEFA Cup game with Titus Bramble scoring the Blues’ equaliser in the 85th minute.

John Wark celebrates one his on two goals on this day in 1980 Picture: OWEN HINES

John Wark celebrates one his on two goals on this day in 1980 Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Archant

John Wark scored twice as Town continued their unbeaten start to the 1980-81 season with a 2-0 win over Coventry at Portman Road.

38 years ago, John Wark scored twice in Town's 2-0 win over Coventry City Picture: OWEN HINES

38 years ago, John Wark scored twice in Town's 2-0 win over Coventry City Picture: OWEN HINES - Credit: Archant

Also on this day in 1988, Simon Milton scored a hat-trick as they Blues won 5-1 at Shrewsbury Town, while in 1996 Town was live on TV as they beat Charlton 2-1 at Portman Road, with the visitors ended the game with 10 men.


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