Town Reserves fail to hold off Gunners

Ipswich Reserves 1 Arsenal Reserves 4IPSWICH Town's second string were on the wrong end of a heavy home defeat at Portman Road – but wasteful finishing from the visitors kept the scoreline respectable.

By Nick Richards

Ipswich Reserves 1 Arsenal Reserves 4

IPSWICH Town's second string were on the wrong end of a heavy home defeat at Portman Road – but wasteful finishing from the visitors kept the scoreline respectable.

After taking an early lead and dominating much of the first half, Ipswich collapsed towards the interval and found themselves 3-1 down.

The Gunners then killed off the contest just after the hour, leaving Ipswich with no way back into the game.

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