Ipswich Town face a trip to Southampton at St. Marys on Wednesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 30 games played, Tractor Boys have recorded 9 wins, and Southampton have come away with 12 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in March 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 01 Mar||Southampton||1 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 27 Nov||Ipswich Town||2 - 0||Southampton||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 24 Feb||Southampton||1 - 0||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 09 Sep||Ipswich Town||2 - 1||Southampton||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 21 Jan||Southampton||0 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Tue 13 Sep||Ipswich Town||2 - 2||Southampton||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 02 Mar||Ipswich Town||1 - 3||Southampton||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Southampton have had an average home run of late, winning and losing 3 each of the last six games. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 8 to 6.
Ipswich Town have an average recent record on the road, with two wins, two draws, and two defeats. The Tractor Boys's have a narrow positive goal difference over these games, with 9 goals for and 8 against.
Southampton are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 3 points from their 5 games thus far. Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 6 points from their 5 games played so far,
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the Tractor Boys has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Southampton. Away win
|Southampton||7 games since last home draw.|
Latest 2 games ended in defeat.
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Ipswich Town||Last drawn game 9 outings ago.|