max temp: 12°C

min temp: 9°C

Kings of Anglia Issue 9 Magazine Offer

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

© Copyright Stephen Waller

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.

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.

Teenager Jack Lankester hopes to be involved with the Ipswich Town first team for the remainder of the season but would be prepared to spend time out on loan if it aides his development.

Ipswich Town boss Paul Lambert has been impressing the players with his skills on the training pitch. STUART WATSON looks back on his playing career.

Tristan Nydam is keen to make the most of his loan stay in Scotland but is still keeping a firm eye on parent club Ipswich Town.

Former Ipswich Town boss Paul Hurst is the favourite in the betting as his former club Shrewsbury search for a new manager.

In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history. Today features David Johnson signing for Town and Sir Bobby Robson’s testimonial match at Portman Road

Former Ipswich Town goalkeeper Shane Supple has announced his retirement from football for a second time, due to a persistent hip injury.

Former Ipswich Town loanee Richie Wellens has been appointed Swindon Town manager, naming Noel Hunt as his assistant.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24