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Watch: Hurst talks transfers and his team for Blackburn in his first pre-match press conference

PUBLISHED: 14:29 02 August 2018 | UPDATED: 14:29 02 August 2018

Paul Hurst will speak to the media this afternoon.    Picture: Steve Waller

Paul Hurst will speak to the media this afternoon. Picture: Steve Waller

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Ipswich Town manager Paul Hurst has spoken to the media ahead of this weekend’s season-opening clash with Blackburn Rovers – and you can watch the whole press conference back here.

It’s a new era at Portman Road following Hurst’s appointment as manager, with the new manager set to take charge of his side for the first time on Saturday as Rovers come to town.

There was plenty to discuss with three players, Curtis Tilt of Blackpool and Shrewsbury’s Toto Nsiala and Jon Nolan, handing in transfer requests after Ipswich bids were rejected.

Hurst also talked about the latest news on the future of star striker Martyn Waghorn, who continues to be linked with the likes of Middlesbrough, Derby and Sheffield United.

Simply play the video to watch all of the press conference back.

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