Ipswich recall Pim from Brentford

PIM Balkestein is in line to face Blackpool in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.The 22-year-old Dutch defender has been recalled early by Ipswich Town from his loan spell at Brentford.

Elvin King

PIM Balkestein is in line to face Blackpool in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.

The 22-year-old Dutch defender has been recalled early by Ipswich Town from his loan spell at Brentford.

David Wright had stitches in a cut foot on Saturday at Crystal Palace, while central defender Damien Delaney is reported to be suffering from a leg problem.

Balkestein, who made eight appearances while at Griffin Park, wasn't given permission to play in the FA Cup for Brentford.

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