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Darren Pratley fouled by Jack Colback, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Alan Tate.
Shane O'Connor crosses the ball. Shot from 25 yards by Grant Leadbitter. Save by Dorus De Vries.
Grant Leadbitter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Neil Taylor. Free kick taken by Dorus De Vries.
Grant Leadbitter takes a shot. Mark Gower gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Carlos Edwards. Carlos Edwards produces a cross, clearance by Ashley Williams.
Unfair challenge on Gianni Zuiverloon by Scott Sinclair results in a free kick. Grant Leadbitter takes the direct free kick.
Darren Pratley gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jaime Peters. Direct free kick taken by Brian Murphy.
Stephen Dobbie comes on in place of Nathan Dyer. Jack Colback gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Joe Allen. Direct free kick taken by Mark Gower.
Craig Beattie scores a goal from outside the area to the top left corner of the goal. Ipswich 1-3 Swansea.The assist for the goal came from Darren Pratley.
Jaime Peters on for Andros Townsend.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Carlos Edwards, clearance by Alan Tate.
Shane O'Connor fouled by Craig Beattie, the ref awards a free kick. Brian Murphy takes the direct free kick.
Scott Sinclair is penalised for a handball. Free kick taken by Grant Leadbitter.
Jason Scotland produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.
Andros Townsend sends in a cross, save by Dorus De Vries.
Darren Pratley comes on in place of Andrea Orlandi.
Drilled right-footed shot by Andros Townsend. Save made by Dorus De Vries.
Darren O'Dea leaves the field to be replaced by Shane O'Connor.
A goal is scored by Joe Allen from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Ipswich 1-2 Swansea.
The ball is crossed by Andros Townsend, Rory Fallon produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Effort on goal by Craig Beattie from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.
(Ipswich) makes a substitution, with Rory Fallon coming on for Tamas Priskin.
Craig Beattie finds the back of the net with a headed goal from close range. Ipswich 1-1 Swansea.Andros Townsend gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Neil Taylor. Assist by Mark Gower.
Foul by Grant Leadbitter on Andrea Orlandi, free kick awarded. Mark Gower restarts play with the free kick.
Angel Rangel goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick awarded for a foul by Angel Rangel on Carlos Edwards. Grant Leadbitter takes the free kick.
Jack Colback gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrea Orlandi. Free kick taken by Mark Gower.
Darren O'Dea crosses the ball, clearance by Alan Tate.
Neil Taylor fouled by Tamas Priskin, the ref awards a free kick. Mark Gower restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Angel Rangel on Carlos Edwards. Grant Leadbitter produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Carlos Edwards delivers the ball, Tamas Priskin takes a shot. Save by Dorus De Vries.
Troy Brown challenges Craig Beattie unfairly and gives away a free kick. Ashley Williams takes the free kick.
Andros Townsend grabs a headed goal from close in. Ipswich 1-0 Swansea.Assist on the goal came from Carlos Edwards.
Corner taken left-footed by Andrea Orlandi, Darren O'Dea manages to make a clearance.
Centre by Carlos Edwards.
Shot by Joe Allen from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.
Craig Beattie takes a shot. Gianni Zuiverloon gets a block in.
The ball is swung over by Scott Sinclair, clearance made by Tommy Smith. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Andrea Orlandi from the left by-line, clearance by Jason Scotland.
Effort from the edge of the area by Tamas Priskin goes wide of the right-hand post.
Outswinging corner taken by Carlos Edwards, Troy Brown takes a shot. Dorus De Vries makes a save.
Craig Beattie challenges Gianni Zuiverloon unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Grant Leadbitter, Craig Beattie manages to make a clearance.
Grant Leadbitter fouled by Craig Beattie, the ref awards a free kick. Brian Murphy takes the free kick.
Mark Gower gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback. Brian Murphy takes the direct free kick.
Darren O'Dea goes into the referee's book. Andrea Orlandi has a drilled shot. Gianni Zuiverloon gets a block in. Corner taken by Andrea Orlandi from the left by-line.
Carlos Edwards has an effort at goal. Save by Dorus De Vries.
Effort from inside the area by Tamas Priskin misses to the right of the target.
Shot from just outside the box by Andros Townsend goes over the crossbar.
Andros Townsend delivers the ball.
Jason Scotland produces a curled right-footed shot from 20 yards. Save by Dorus De Vries. Corner taken by Carlos Edwards, Ashley Williams manages to make a clearance. The ball is swung over by Carlos Edwards, Alan Tate manages to make a clearance.
Angel Rangel sends in a cross, Craig Beattie takes a shot. Save by Brian Murphy.
Shot by Mark Gower. Troy Brown gets a block in.
Unfair challenge on Scott Sinclair by Gianni Zuiverloon results in a free kick. Neil Taylor restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Gower by Jason Scotland. Alan Tate restarts play with the free kick.
Scott Sinclair takes a shot. Save made by Brian Murphy.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jack Colback on Nathan Dyer. Free kick taken by Nathan Dyer. Mark Gower gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Carlos Edwards. Grant Leadbitter restarts play with the free kick.
Jack Colback produces a cross, save made by Dorus De Vries.
The ball is crossed by Neil Taylor.
Andros Townsend crosses the ball, save by Dorus De Vries.
Grant Leadbitter fouled by Angel Rangel, the ref awards a free kick. Brian Murphy takes the free kick.
Angel Rangel delivers the ball, Andros Townsend gets a block in. Outswinging corner taken by Mark Gower.
Unfair challenge on Andros Townsend by Angel Rangel results in a free kick. Grant Leadbitter crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, clearance made by Angel Rangel.
Tamas Priskin takes a shot. Save by Dorus De Vries.
Gianni Zuiverloon concedes a free kick for a foul on Scott Sinclair. Direct free kick taken by Mark Gower. Shot by Andrea Orlandi from outside the box goes over the target.
Corner from left by-line taken by Andrea Orlandi.
Angel Rangel crosses the ball, Craig Beattie takes a shot. Brian Murphy makes a save.
Andros Townsend sends in a cross, clearance made by Alan Tate.
The referee gets the game started.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
The referee gets the second half started.
The referee blows his whistle to end the game.
On-loan quartet back for Town
Ipswich will be able to call on their four loanees for the televised clash with Swansea.
Jack Colback, Rory Fallon, Jake Livermore and Gianni Zuiverloon all missed Wednesday night's Carling Cup quarter-final victory over West Brom as they were cup-tied, but boss Roy Keane will welcome them back into the squad.
Damien Delaney was also absent for the clash through suspension, but he is back in the fold as well.
Keane does have several injury concerns to contend with, though, as Connor Wickham (hip) and Mark Kennedy (hamstring) are doubtful having been absent for the last few matches.
Defender Gareth McAuley (Achilles) and Luke Hyam (hamstring) are confirmed absentees as Town aim to end a four-game losing streak in the Championship.
Skipper Garry Monk is unlikely to feature for Swansea.
The defender has trained this week having missed the club`s last two games with a calf injury, yet manager Brendan Rodgers does not feel it would be right to risk him so soon.
He believes the nature of the injury combined with the current weather conditions and lack of ability to train on grass means Monk is more suited to a return in next Friday`s home test against Millwall.
Rodgers could keep faith with the same back four who lost 2-1 to Portsmouth last time out or recall Neil Taylor to full-back and move Alan Tate into the heart of defence in place of Albert Serran.
Deadline-day loan signing Jermaine Easter missed the Pompey defeat as he works his way back from a thigh injury, and it remains to be seen whether the striker will be declared fit in time for the trip to Portman Road.
Beattie at the double for Swans
Ipswich boss Roy Keane's rollercoaster week continued as Craig Beattie scored twice to give Swansea a 3-1 npower Championship victory at Portman Road.
Andros Townsend gave the hosts the lead at the end of a strong spell but a brace from Beattie either side of a scruffy goal from Joe Allen proved enough to inflict an eighth defeat in 10 league games on Keane's side.
Town had lost their last four league games, culminating in a humiliating 4-1 derby defeat at Norwich last Sunday, but they responded to record a midweek win over West Brom which booked their place in the semi-finals of the Carling Cup.
But league form is what matters most to Ipswich fans and Keane remains firmly under pressure after more woeful defending allowed Brendan Rodgers' men to escape with the points.
Swans striker Beattie had the first chance of the afternoon but could only head tamely at Brian Murphy in the goal after a good run and cross from Angel Rangel.
Rangel then suffered a moment of madness when he played a backpass blind across the face of the area to allow Tamas Priskin a shot on goal.
The Hungarian should have found the net but could only toe-poke his shot at goalkeeper Dorus De Vries.
The home side's fragile confidence in front of their own fans was evident as they appeared reluctant to keep hold of the ball while in contrast Rodgers' side were dominating possession.
Ipswich had hardly ventured out of their half for 15 minutes but almost snatched the lead on the half-hour mark through former Swansea striker Jason Scotland.
Grant Leadbitter fed a ball through to Scotland on the edge of the area and he showed remarkable strength to roll away from two challenges and fire in a curling effort which De Vries had to tip away to safety.
Ipswich started the second half in a similar vein and it was no surprise when Townsend gave them the lead in the 50th minute.
Gianni Zuiverloon moved the ball out wide to Carlos Edwards and when he looped over a cross to the far post Townsend came in off his wing to plant a powerful header past De Vries and into the bottom corner.
The goal capped a fine spell of pressure but the visitors responded well to take charge.
Beattie headed them level in the 64th minute as he took advantage of sloppy goalkeeping from Murphy.
Mark Gower swung in a free-kick from tight on the left touchline and Beattie got in front of a hesitant Murphy to head in from close range.
Confidence seemed to drain from the Ipswich players and Allen gave Swansea the lead in the 64th minute after some horrendous defending.
Andrea Orlandi cut the ball back from the left for Nathan Dyer to poke a shot goalwards. Tommy Smith blocked the shot but dithered in clearing the danger and Allen was able to tackle him on the six-yard line and force the ball over the line.
Keane was then left seething as referee Andy D'Urso waved away appeals for an 88th-minute penalty as Edwards appeared to be checked in the area, and Swansea moved down the field to score themselves within 30 seconds.
Substitute Darren Pratley found Beattie 25 yards from goal and the former Celtic man curled a sensational effort in off the far post.
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