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Watch: Hurst talks transfers and his team for Blackburn in his first pre-match press conference

PUBLISHED: 14:29 02 August 2018 | UPDATED: 14:29 02 August 2018

Paul Hurst will speak to the media this afternoon.    Picture: Steve Waller

Paul Hurst will speak to the media this afternoon. Picture: Steve Waller

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Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst has spoken to the media ahead of this weekend’s season-opening clash with Blackburn Rovers – and you can watch the whole press conference back here.

It’s a new era at Portman Road following Hurst’s appointment as manager, with the new manager set to take charge of his side for the first time on Saturday as Rovers come to town.

There was plenty to discuss with three players, Curtis Tilt of Blackpool and Shrewsbury’s Toto Nsiala and Jon Nolan, handing in transfer requests after Ipswich bids were rejected.

Hurst also talked about the latest news on the future of star striker Martyn Waghorn, who continues to be linked with the likes of Middlesbrough, Derby and Sheffield United.

Simply play the video to watch all of the press conference back.

Shrewsbury Town chief executive Brian Caldwell has ruled out Paul Hurst returning to the club following his recent sacking by Ipswich Town.

More than 500 tickets have been donated for Ipswich Town’s home game against West Brom next Friday evening after one small act of kindness gained online momentum.

Toto Nsiala may currently find himself on the fringes of the Ipswich Town first-team but the central defender continues to make an impact off the field each and every week.

We’ve ranked the home kits of all 24 Championship teams. So who comes out on top?

Andre Dozzell has revealed his frustration as his return to action stalled earlier in the season but the teenager is now hungry for minutes on the field after returning to the first-team picture.

In past columns I have talked about a divide between athletes that earn large amounts of money, and those that do not, and how there is a movement in Ipswich to bring this sporting diversity together.

ANDY WARREN spoke to Ipswich Town No.2 Stuart Taylor about his journey from cleaning Paul Lambert’s boots at St Mirren to assisting him at Portman Road.

Striker Kayden Jackson scored a hat-trick as Ipswich Town defeated QPR 5-1 in a behind-closed-doors friendly at Playford Road this afternoon.

Trevoh Chalobah has been training with the full England squad today ahead of the Three Lions’ clash with the United States tomorrow night.

Jordan Graham is training with Oxford United after being given permission to move on by Ipswich Town.

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