Crystal Palace face a trip to Ipswich Town at Portman Road on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Eagles will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 19 and win only 9 of the 37 games.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in September 2008, where the two sides shared the spoils courtesy of a 1 - 1 final scoreline in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 17 Jan||Crystal Palace||1 - 4||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 27 Sep||Ipswich Town||1 - 1||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Tue 12 Feb||Crystal Palace||0 - 1||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2007/2008||Sun 26 Aug||Ipswich Town||1 - 0||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 03 Feb||Crystal Palace||2 - 0||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
|2006/2007||Sat 05 Aug||Ipswich Town||1 - 2||Crystal Palace||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 18 Mar||Crystal Palace||2 - 2||Ipswich Town||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Ipswich Town have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. A generous 7 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.
The away form of Crystal Palace is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Eagles have hit 4 goals, 8 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Ipswich Town are currently lying in 19th place in Coca-Cola Championship having mustered a points tally of 1 from their 2 matches played. Crystal Palace find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 1 points from their 2 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
FootyMad see this game edging towards a narrow win for the Tractor Boys, as the Eagles have been none too clever on the road in recent matches. Home win
|Ipswich Town||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 3 most recent games.
|Crystal Palace||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 5 away matches.