Swailes backs Forest slump

FORMER Town defender Chris Swailes today said his club could still do Ipswich a big favour."If they are still in with a chance of reaching the play-offs before their final game we can beat Nottingham Forest for them – and I think we will," he said.

By Elvin King

FORMER Town defender Chris Swailes today said his club could still do Ipswich a big favour.

"If they are still in with a chance of reaching the play-offs before their final game we can beat Nottingham Forest for them – and I think we will," he said.

Forest's win and Wolverhampton's success at Norwich City meant a miserable Easter Monday for Ipswich Town.

Joe Royle's side held a 1-0 lead until the 85th minute on a bumpy Millmoor pitch and then caved in to concede two goals inside two minutes.

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