Vital Football

Latest Ipswich Town News

Ipswich Eyeing Nosworthy Again?

Ipswich Eyeing Nosworthy Again?

Tabloid reports claim that Ipswich Town are once again seeking to sign Sunderland defender Nyron Nosworthy.

Nosworthy, who has spent most of the past two seasons on loan at recently relegated Sheffield United, has been a target for the Blues on a number of previous occasions. Former boss Joe Royle missed out on the then-Gillingham full back when he first moved to Sunderland on a free transfer in 2005, then Roy Keane was widely reported to have targeted Nosworthy in 2009 having previously worked with him during his managerial tenure at the Stadium of Light.

Now 30, Nosworthy has only one year remaining on his current contract with Sunderland and looks likely to leave the Mackems this summer, with a number of Championship clubs said to be targeting the London-born Jamaican international. The Blues are in need of an experienced right-back, though Ipswich manager Paul Jewell is reported as regarding the player as a possible replacement for departing centre-back Gareth McAuley.

Meanwhile various clubs are said to be in the hunt for Town's numerous out-of-contract players. West Bromwich Albion have emerged as the favourites for McAuley's signature despite previous links with Rangers, whilst Hull City are thought to be targeting midfielder David Norris and goalkeeper Brian Murphy is said to be interesting Championship title-winners QPR.

Share your views on this story on our club forums or using the comment box below by registering an account with Vital Ipswich:

Join The Vital Debate

And keep informed about all the latest Ipswich Town stories by following Vital Ipswich on Facebook and Twitter:

Vital Ipswich on: facebook

Vital Ipswich on: twitter




Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Darren C
Date:Wednesday May 18 2011
Time: 8:00AM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Ingle Talks Brook

Recent Ipswich Town Articles

New EFL Radio Deal Starts 2017/18

The Football League confirmed yesterday that a new three year deal with Talksport and the BBC had been signed to increase radio broadcast coverage from next season.

How To Make Ipswich Town Great Again

We all have our own personal view of the Blues so I want to find out if you think we are going backwards under owner Marcus Evans and his style of leadership?

FA Boosts Cheating Powers for 2017/18

The Football Association announced earlier today that they have extended their powers when it comes to punishing retrospective simulation.

Marcus Evans Must Pull Out His Wallet Again

It was the worst season as a Town supporter that I could ever remember and yet it looks as if nothing much will change but it has to.

Archived Vital Ipswich Articles

Vital Ipswich articles from

Site Journalists

Frank Weston
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Can Mick McCarthy Win Back His Supporters?
Suggested By: Frank Weston
Yes27%
No63%
Maybe?10%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Newcastle 46 29 7 10 94 45
P Brighton 46 28 9 9 93 34
3 Reading 46 26 7 13 85 4
4 Sheff Wed 46 24 9 13 81 15
5 Huddersfield 46 25 6 15 81 -2
6 Fulham 46 22 14 10 80 28
7 Leeds Utd 46 22 9 15 75 14
8 Norwich 46 20 10 16 70 16
9 Derby County 46 18 13 15 67 4
10 Brentford 46 18 10 18 64 10
11 Preston 46 16 14 16 62 1
12 Cardiff 46 17 11 18 62 -1
13 Aston Villa 46 16 14 16 62 -1
14 Barnsley 46 15 13 18 58 -3
15 Wolves 46 16 10 20 58 -4
16 Ipswich 46 13 16 17 55 -10
17 Bristol City 46 15 9 22 54 -6
18 Q.P.R. 46 15 8 23 53 -14
19 Birmingham 46 13 14 19 53 -19
20 Burton 46 13 13 20 52 -14
21 Forest 46 14 9 23 51 -10
R Blackburn 46 12 15 19 51 -12
R Wigan 46 10 12 24 42 -17
R Rotherham 46 5 8 33 23 -58
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Ipswich Town Results (view all)

Ipswich Town Fixtures (view all)

Write for Vital Football