Plymouth Argyle match preview

Last updated : 24 March 2010 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Ipswich Town v Plymouth Argyle fixture

Ipswich Town prepare to entertain Plymouth Argyle at Portman Road on Tuesday evening, looking to continue an impressive record. The Tractor Boys are clearly on top, winning 14 and drawing 8 of the 23 games played.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Portman Road was just last season, in January 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2009/2010Sat 24 OctPlymouth Arg.1 - 1Ipswich TownCHMP
2008/2009Sat 31 JanIpswich Town0-0Plymouth Arg.CHMP
2008/2009Sat 25 OctPlymouth Arg.1 - 3Ipswich TownCHMP
2007/2008Tue 29 JanIpswich Town0 - 0Plymouth Arg.CHMP
2007/2008Sat 18 AugPlymouth Arg.1 - 1Ipswich TownCHMP
2006/2007Sat 31 MarIpswich Town3 - 0Plymouth Arg.CHMP
2006/2007Tue 31 OctPlymouth Arg.1 - 1Ipswich TownCHMP

Recent respective form guides

Ipswich Town are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These games have seen the Tractor Boys score just 6 goals, though they have conceded 2.

The away form of Plymouth Arg. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Pilgrims have hit 9 goals, 12 have hit the back of the wrong net.

Ipswich Town see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 47 points from their 38 games played so far, Plymouth Arg. are stuck down in the relegation zone of Coca-Cola Championship with a return of just 34 points from their 37 games thus far.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Ipswich Town63125310
Plymouth Arg.61239125

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

Sequence statistics:
Ipswich TownWon 3 successive home games.
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 5 .
Plymouth Arg.Not won in previous 4 away matches.