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Watch Mick McCarthy discuss Bishop injury, bids for Moore and new striker Drinan

PUBLISHED: 13:35 29 December 2017 | UPDATED: 13:39 29 December 2017

Watch Mick McCarthy's press conference live. Photo: Archant

Watch Mick McCarthy's press conference live. Photo: Archant

Mick McCarthy spoke to the media this lunchtime ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Derby at Portman Road.

The Blues will be looking to get back to winning ways following defeat at leaders Wolves and the 0-0 Boxing Day draw with Queens Park Rangers.

Ipswich go into the game with a lengthy midfield injury list, with Teddy Bishop the latest to be added to it following news

that he will miss the rest of the season with a hamstring injury.

And Mick discussed Bishop’s injury, plus the crisis in midfield during his chat with the media, as well as new striker Aaron Drinan who will sign from January 1, and the latest on the Kieffer Moore situation.

Bersant Celina could have joined Bolton Wanderers in the summer rather than moving to Ipswich Town - and he’s convinced he made the right decision.

Ipswich Town’s Bryan Klug was spotted keeping an eye on Colchester United and Wycombe at the weekend.

Sports writer Andy Warren takes a look at Ipswich Town’s business in the January transfer window so far.

FA Youth Cup Fourth Round

Ipswich Town U18s 2

Dagenham & Redbridge U18s 1

Ipswich Town’s U18 Academy boss Alan Lee praised his side after they progressed in the FA Youth Cup after beating Dagenham & Redbridge 2-1 at Portman Road last night.

FA Youth Cup

Ipswich Town 2 Dagenham & Redbridge 1

Ipswich Town U18 Academy boss Alan Lee is hoping his young charges can keep up the proud Blues tradition of success in youth football, with victory against Dagenham & Redbridge in the FA Youth Cup Fourth Round tonight, at Portman Road, 7pm ko.

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy believes young defender Chris Smith returned from his loan spell at Chelmsford ‘more of a bloke’ and is hopeful he has a first team future.

Ipswich Town U23 3

QPR 0

Ben Morris hit a brace and Aaron Drinan opened his account in a blue shirt as an experienced Ipswich Town under 23 side eased past QPR 3-0 at Playford Road today, writes Kieren Standley.

FA Women’s Premier League

South East Division One

Ipswich Town 9

Haringey Borough 0

Ipswich Town Ladies bounced back from last Sunday’s disappointing FA Cup exit to Charlton with an emphatic 9-0 trouncing of bottom of the league Haringey Borough at the Goldstar Ground in Felixstowe, writes Kieren Standley.

Leeds United boss Thomas Christiansen is set to appeal the red card given to Eunan O’Kane following his altercation with Jonas Knudsen.

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