Team news: David McGoldrick starts as Tommy Smith returns for Ipswich Town at Sheffield Wednesday

David McGoldrick with his face in his hands during the Ipswich Town v Charlton Athletic (Championshi

David McGoldrick with his face in his hands during the Ipswich Town v Charlton Athletic (Championship) match at Portman Road, Ipswich, on 05 April 2016. Picture: Steve Waller www.stephenwaller.com - Credit: Picture: Steve Waller

David McGoldrick makes his first start since October, while Tommy Smith returns to the defence as Ipswich Town take on Sheffield Wednesday this afternoon.

In total Mick McCarthy has made five changes to the side which lost to Brentford on Saturday, with Luke Hyam suspended and Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Ben Pringle and Luke Varney dropping out the side.

Cole Skuse had been due to start this afternoon, but now also drops out of the side due to injury, with Jonathan Douglas, Smith, McGoldrick, Kevin Bru and Liam Feeney coming into the starting XI in their places.

Youngsters Myles Kenlock, Adam McDonnell and Andre Dozzell are on the bench.

Sheffield Wednesday: Westwood, Hunt, Loovens, Lees, Pudil, Wallace, Bannan, Lopez, Lee, Joao, Forestieri

Subs: Wildsmith, Sasso, Bennett, McGugan, Matias, Hooper, Nuhiu

Ipswich Town: Bialkowski, Chambers, Smith, Berra, Knudsen, Douglas, Bru, Foley, Feeney, Sears, McGoldrick.

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Subs: Gerken, Digby, Kenlock, McDonnell, Dozzell, Pringle, Pitman.

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