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Ipswich Town v Sheffield Wednesday classic games: FA Cup win and a five-goal thriller

PUBLISHED: 05:00 02 February 2019 | UPDATED: 10:52 02 February 2019

Town players celebrate one of the Blues four goals in their 4-1 win over Sheffield Wednesday at Portman Road in August 2007

Town players celebrate one of the Blues four goals in their 4-1 win over Sheffield Wednesday at Portman Road in August 2007

We take a look at some memorable games against today's opponents Sheffield Wednesday down the years at Portman Road, including an FA Cup win and five-goal thriller at Portman Road

Toto Nsiala and the rest of the Ipswich defence show their disbelief at being shown the red card as the Blues lost 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday in August 2018Toto Nsiala and the rest of the Ipswich defence show their disbelief at being shown the red card as the Blues lost 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday in August 2018

LAST TIME: Toto Nsiala scored his first Town goal but was later controversially sent off as the Blues lost 2-1 at Sheffield Wednesday in August.

Pablo Counago celebrates one of his two goals as Town beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 at Portman Road in October 2002Pablo Counago celebrates one of his two goals as Town beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 at Portman Road in October 2002

COUNAGO BRACE: Two first half Pablo Counago goals saw the Blues to a 2-1 win over Sheffield Wednesday at Portman Road in October 2002 as the short-lived Tony Mowbray era got off to a winning start.

Alan Lee celebrates his second goal as Town beat Sheffiled Wednesday 4-1 at Portman Road in August 2007Alan Lee celebrates his second goal as Town beat Sheffiled Wednesday 4-1 at Portman Road in August 2007

FIVE-GOAL THRILLER: Alan Lee scored twice as Town romped to a 4-1 victory over Sheffield Wednesday at Portman Road in August 2007.

FA CUP WIN: George Burley was among the scorers as the Blues knocked Sheffield Wednesday out of the FA Cup to progress FA Cup sixth round in March 1985.

Luke Chambers celebrates his goal with Cole Skuse and Freddie Sears as Town beat Sheffiled Wednesday 2-1 at Portman Road in February 2015Luke Chambers celebrates his goal with Cole Skuse and Freddie Sears as Town beat Sheffiled Wednesday 2-1 at Portman Road in February 2015

FIGHT BACK: Town came from behind to beat the Owls 2-1 to claim all three points at Portman Road, thanks to goals from Daryl Murphy and Luke Chambers in February 2015.

PLAYED FOR BOTH: Town loanee Will Keane spent time on loan at Sheffield Wednesday in 2015 from Manchester United, where he scored three goals in 13 appearances during that spell.

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