See the facts and figures you will need at your fingertips for Ipswich v Leeds

Tom Lawrence has a shot blocked by Oliver Norwood during the Ipswich Town v Brighton & HA (Sky Bet C

Tom Lawrence has a shot blocked by Oliver Norwood during the Ipswich Town v Brighton & HA (Sky Bet Championship) match at Portman Road, Ipswich, on 27 September 2016. Picture: Steve Waller - Credit: Picture: Steve Waller

With Ipswich on a good run of form, Leeds United visit Portman Road looking to derail their hopes of continuing some upwards momentum.

Here we have a look at some of the key facts and figures for Town ahead of the match.

Lawrence suspended: Tom Lawrence’s 10 yellow cards for the season exclude him from the Leeds game and the Norwich derby a week later. It will be the first time he hasn’t featured in Town’s starting line-up for 27 games.

Time to step up: Lawrence is Town’s leading league goalscorer this season with eight. Someone else will have to take on the scoring mantle in his absence – Grant Ward is Town’s next highest league goalscorer with five.

More Moore? January signing Kieffer Moore has made some encouraging substitute appearances so far, but should he start against Leeds it will be his first appearance in the starting 11.

Notable by his absence: Daryl Murphy, transferred to Newcastle in the summer transfer window, made four starts for Town before he left. That is more than Jordan Spence (three), Emyr Huws (three) and Paul Digby (two), who are all currently in the frame to play against Leeds.

Landmarks: Josh Emmanuel could make his 10th start of the season if he’s in the first 11 against Leeds. Another notable landmark which could happen this weekend is Cole Skuse’s 30th start of the season.

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A vital cog: Tom Lawrence has played a direct role in 39% of Town’s goals this season, eight goals and five assists.

Hitting the mark: Chris Wood, with 19 league goals this season, failed to score in eight appearances for the Blues, towards the end of the 2014-15 season.

Master of creation: Leeds’ Pablo Hernandez has created seven Leeds goals this season, while Lawrence is Town’s highest goal creator with five.

A second wind: Town have scored 21 goals at Portman Road this season, but only eight in the first half.

Economical at Elland Road: Leeds have used the joint-fewest players in the Championship this season, 25 along with Huddersfield and Brentford.

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