Marshall axed by Town

IPSWICH Town manager Joe Royle has made one major change to his team for tomorrow's First Division game against Grimsby at Portman Road.He will resist wholesale changes from the side thrashed by Wolves on Wednesday night but has axed goalkeeper Andy Marshall and handed 20-year-old James Pullen his league debut.

By Dave Allard

IPSWICH Town manager Joe Royle has made one major change to his team for tomorrow's First Division game against Grimsby at Portman Road.

He will resist wholesale changes from the side thrashed by Wolves on Wednesday night but has axed goalkeeper Andy Marshall and handed 20-year-old James Pullen his league debut.

Marshall was at fault for at least one of the goals in the 4-2 defeat by Wolves and Royle said, "James Pullen has impressed in training and in reserve matches and I think it's the right time to give the lad a chance to show what he can do at this level."