Conor Hourihane is refusing to accept that he is a Republic of Ireland regular as he attempts to cement his place for the crucial Euro 2020 qualifier double-header against Georgia and Switzerland.
Roy Keane has re-opened his war of words with former Republic of Ireland international Jonathan Walters.
Luton chief Graeme Jones was happy to pick up the first win of his managerial career by beating Ipswich Town 3-1 in the Carabao Cup.
Luton eased into the second round of Carabao Cup by beating League One Ipswich to register the first win of manager Graeme Jones’ reign.
Ipswich have handed defender James Wilson a contract until the end of 2019.
The EFL fixtures for the new season were announced on Thursday – but what can we expect from the first round of matches? In contrast to the Premier League, where Manchester City have won their last eight opening fixtures, Manchester United four in a row and Liverpool five of their last six, only three Championship teams can even boast winning starts in each of the last two seasons.
Republic of Ireland midfielder Alan Judge is to undergo surgery on his fractured wrist on Monday, manager Mick McCarthy has revealed.
Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa said the 3-2 defeat at Ipswich was difficult to take but believes he will be able to build his team up over the coming days for their crucial play-off games against Derby.
Collin Quaner’s last-gasp strike earned 10-man Ipswich a morale-boosting 3-2 win over Leeds, who head into the play-offs in dire form.
Manager Chris Wilder says the Championship title is in Sheffield United’s sights after they beat Ipswich 2-0 to all but secure a Premier League return after a 12-year absence.
Goals from Scott Hogan and Jack O’Connell gave Sheffield United a 2-0 victory over Ipswich which leaves them on the brink of promotion to the Premier League.
Swansea boss Graham Potter hailed the performance of striker Daniel James as his team ended a barren run of away form with a 1-0 win against Ipswich.
Preston boss Alex Neil saluted the quality of forwards Callum Robinson and Lukas Nmecha after they tore already-relegated Ipswich apart in a 4-0 hammering at Deepdale.
Callum Robinson and Lukas Nmecha both hit doubles as Preston ended their four-game losing streak in style by comfortably beating already-relegated Ipswich 4-0.
Ipswich manager Paul Lambert said he and his team were left feeling “gut-wrenched” and “horrible” following the 1-1 draw with Birmingham which confirmed their relegation to Sky Bet League One.
Ipswich’s long reign in the Championship is over after their 1-1 draw with Birmingham meant an end to 17 consecutive seasons in the second tier.
Phil Parkinson conceded a miserable week off the pitch played a significant part as Bolton slipped to a 2-1 home defeat against Sky Bet Championship basement club Ipswich on Saturday.
Collin Quaner scored twice in 11 first-half minutes as bottom-of-the-table Ipswich won 2-1 to cap a miserable week for fellow Sky Bet Championship strugglers Bolton.
Hull manager Nigel Adkins believes his team are still in the mix for an end-of-season play-off place after they came away from Ipswich with a 2-0 victory.
Kamil Grosicki scored twice as Hull kept alive their hopes of a Sky Bet Championship play-off place with a 2-0 victory against bottom club Ipswich.