We're on the up - Royle

THREE-in-a-row Ipswich Town are hell-bent on another maximum points haul against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light tomorrow night.The relegated, but much-fancied, Wearsiders have turned the corner after a record-equalling run of defeats.

By Dave Allard

THREE-in-a-row Ipswich Town are hell-bent on another maximum points haul against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light tomorrow night.

The relegated, but much-fancied, Wearsiders have turned the corner after a record-equalling run of defeats.

But they hold no fears for a Town outfit that have kickstarted their Nationwide League Division One

campaign with home wins over Walsall and Wimbledon being followed by Saturday's 2-1 success at Watford.

"We're five points off the play-off zone and nine points off the top," said Town chief Joe Royle.

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"We'll be going there to win the game. Sunderland are a massive club and the atmosphere will be electric but we won't be going there looking to

settle for a point."

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