Ipswich Town prepare to entertain Plymouth Argyle at Portman Road on Tuesday evening, with high hopes of improving on their excellent record against the opposition, having taken all the points from 13 of the 20 contests.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Portman Road was less than a year ago, in March 2007, with Ipswich Town running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2007/2008||Sat 18 Aug||Plymouth Arg.||1 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 31 Mar||Ipswich Town||3-0||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Tue 31 Oct||Plymouth Arg.||1 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sun 30 Apr||Plymouth Arg.||2 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 05 Nov||Ipswich Town||3 - 1||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Mon 03 Jan||Plymouth Arg.||1 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 25 Sep||Ipswich Town||3 - 2||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Ipswich Town have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Tractor Boys in those games, with 5 conceded.
The away form of Plymouth Arg. is pretty dire, chalking up just 1 victory, with 5 defeats, from the last six. While the Pilgrims have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Ipswich Town lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca-Cola Championship, picking up 41 points from their 28 games so far. Plymouth Arg.'s 39 points from 28 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
The match against Plymouth Arg. is certainly an interesting one with me deciding its going to end up with a victory for the Tractor Boys in a close run game. Home Win
|Ipswich Town||Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Plymouth Arg.||Lost each of the previous 4 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.