Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 23°C

min temp: 8°C

Search
Kings of Anglia Issue 7 Magazine Offer With Jimmy Bullard and Tristan Nydam

Highlights: Waghorn, McGoldrick and Celina strike as Ipswich down Preston

PUBLISHED: 12:26 05 November 2017 | UPDATED: 12:26 05 November 2017

Bersant Celina fires in the third for Ipswich.  Picture: STEVE WALLER

Bersant Celina fires in the third for Ipswich. Picture: STEVE WALLER

© Copyright Stephen Waller

Watch the highlights as Martyn Waghorn, David McGoldrick and Bersant Celina found the net as Ipswich Town beat Preston at Portman Road.

The Blues bounced back from Tuesday night’s defeat at Cardiff by thoroughly beating a Preston side ravaged by injuries, with a truly forgettable opening 45 minutes lit up in added time by Waghorn’s curled free-kick (0.36).

The game was as good as killed off just a few minutes after the break when McGoldrick rose to head home a superb cross from Jordan Spence (0.55). From there, Preston were beaten.

Jonas Knudsen fired a shot just over (1.20) and also headed wide, as Ipswich pushed for more, but it was Celina who notched number three as he combined with Spence before firing into the back of the net (1.31).

The victory moves the Blues up to seventh in the Championship table, with a game in hand on many of those around them heading into the international break.

Police are concerned for the welfare of a missing 15-year-old girl from Ipswich.

Divisive plans to make cuts on free school transport in Suffolk have been given the go-ahead – but proposals for the decision to be reassessed have already been voiced.

More than 1,000 homes in east Ipswich suffered a power cut following a fault on the electricity network this afternoon.

Witnesses are being sought after a man was reported to have assaulted a woman in Ipswich town centre.

The new cobbled surface of Ipswich’s £3.6million Cornhill development has been slammed as “abysmal” for people with mobility issues.

Could you give this abandoned rabbit a loving home?

An Ipswich man has avoided going straight to jail for selling counterfeit goods on Facebook.

A Suffolk woman living with a debilitating condition has spoken out about her “depressing” battle to keep her disability benefit – and her life-line car.

Authorities have been given permission to seize almost £117,000 from the bank account of an Ipswich mechanic found to have paid in £2.5million over the course of eight months.

If you have an odd £2.5m or so, you could make a bid for a hall with history. John Norman tells its story.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24