Team news: Mick McCarthy brings back his senior players at Birmingham

Luke Chambers and Freddie Sears are back in the Ipswich Town side for today's game with Birmingham.

Luke Chambers and Freddie Sears are back in the Ipswich Town side for today's game with Birmingham. - Credit: Picture: Steve Waller

Mick McCarthy has brought back his senior players for this afternoon’s trip to Birmingham, making 11 changes from the side which lost at Portsmouth on Tuesday night.

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Cole Skuse, Daryl Murphy and Christophe Berra were struggling with knocks, but are all fit to play, whilst the likes of Dean Gerken, Luke Chambers, Tommy Smith and Freddie Sears are also back in the starting line-up.

Birmingham: Kuszczak; Caddis, Morrison, Robinson, Grounds; Kieftebeld, Gleeson, Davis; Toral, Donaldson, Buckley.

Subs: Ledgzins, Vaughan, Adams, Soloman-Otobar, Spector, Lowry, Brock-Madsen.

Ipswich Town: Gerken, Chambers, Smith, Berra, Knudsen; Skuse, Bru, Douglas; Fraser, Sears, Murphy.

Subs: Bialkowski, Digby, Hyam, Maitland-Niles, Toure, Varney, Pitman.