Ipswich Town face a trip to Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 17 games played, Tractor Boys have recorded 5 wins, and Sheff. Wed. have come away with 8 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in February 2008, with Ipswich Town inflicting a narrow 1 - 2 defeat upon the The Owls in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 02 Feb||Sheff. Wed.||1 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sat 11 Aug||Ipswich Town||4 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Mon 09 Apr||Sheff. Wed.||2 - 0||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 11 Nov||Ipswich Town||0 - 2||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 17 Dec||Sheff. Wed.||0 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 20 Aug||Ipswich Town||2 - 1||Sheff. Wed.||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 15 Mar||Sheff. Wed.||0 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Sheffield Wednesday are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the The Owls, with 6 goals against.
Ipswich Town have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
Sheff. Wed. see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 8 points from their 6 games played so far, Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 7 points from their 6 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Not a lot has been going right generally for Ipswich Town on their travels as of late, but I can certainly see them gleaning a point from their game against Sheff. Wed.. Score draw
|Sheff. Wed.||Unbeaten in the last 10 home games.|
|Ipswich Town||Not won in previous 2 away matches.|