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VIDEO: Ipswich Wanderers celebrate FA Cup victory by taking MND Ice Bucket Challenge

PUBLISHED: 18:50 30 August 2014 | UPDATED: 18:54 30 August 2014


Ipswich Wanderers chairman Terry Fenwick and manager Glenn Read celebrated their side’s 2-1 FA Cup victory over Hoddesdon Town at Humber Doucy Lane, by taking the MND (Motor Neurone Disease) Ice Bucket Challenge!

Goals in either half from Craig Jennings and Darius Laws put Wanderers in control before Louis Bowen’s goal in the sixth minute of stoppage time ensured Wanderers’ path to the First Round Qualifying stage would be a nervy one.

Read agreed to take the challenge should his side progress after being nominated by one of his players, Jack Severy, and chose Archant sports reporter Chris Brammer, Nick Pope and Fez snr to take the challenge next.

Fenwick, nominated by Guy Baker and Lorraine Kett challenged Needham Market-based singer Chelsea Francis to gather together her father Nick Francis, along with Graeme Emmerson and manager Mark Morsley, from Needham Market FC to be the next victims.

Wanderers travel to Ryman Premier club Wingate & Finchley in the next round on September 13.

Elsewhere in the competition, Felixstowe & Walton shocked Ryman North outfit Ware on their home patch, 3-0 and Hadleigh United won 3-1 at Burnham Ramblers.

Whitton United lost 2-0 at home to Haverhill Borough, who will now host Leiston in the next round.

Cole Skuse agrees that his team mate and good friend Luke Chambers has probably taken on too much responsibility as Ipswich Town captain.

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.

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