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Troy Brown is adjudged to have handled the ball. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.
Nick Montgomery challenges Jaime Peters unfairly and gives away a free kick. Tommy Smith takes the direct free kick. Booking for Nick Montgomery for unsporting behaviour.
Unfair challenge on Jaime Peters by Nick Montgomery results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tommy Smith.
Richard Cresswell produces a overhead kick right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Mark Yeates sends in a cross, Grant Leadbitter makes a clearance.
Ched Evans takes a shot. Save made by Marton Fulop.
Marton Fulop shown a yellow card.
Outswinging corner taken by Stephen Quinn from the right by-line, Daniel Bogdanovic has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.
Damien Delaney is shown a yellow card. Kyle Bartley goes into the referee's book for dissent. Damien Delaney gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Cresswell. Stephen Quinn shoots direct from the free kick, blocked by Damien Delaney.
Corner taken short by Grant Leadbitter.
Jaime Peters takes a shot. Nick Montgomery gets a block in.
Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Connor Wickham goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
Carlos Edwards goes into the referee's book for time wasting.
Tom Eastman leaves the field to be replaced by Troy Brown.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Mark Yeates.
Mark Yeates takes a shot. Gareth McAuley gets a block in.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Mark Yeates on Grant Leadbitter. Tom Eastman takes the direct free kick.
A cross is delivered by Daniel Bogdanovic, clearance by Jaime Peters.
Daniel Bogdanovic on for Johnny Ertl. Unfair challenge on Tom Eastman by Richard Cresswell results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Gareth McAuley.
Mark Yeates crosses the ball, clearance by Tommy Smith.
Matthew Lowton challenges Gareth McAuley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Marton Fulop.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Eastman on Ched Evans. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Mark Yeates from left wing, clearance by Tom Eastman.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Nick Montgomery. Direct free kick taken by Damien Delaney.
Ched Evans produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the goal.
Effort from long range by Grant Leadbitter goes wide right of the target.
(Ipswich) makes a substitution, with Jaime Peters coming on for Tamas Priskin.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Yeates from the right by-line, Richard Cresswell takes a shot. Grant Leadbitter manages to make a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Mark Yeates, blocked by Tommy Smith.
Connor Wickham concedes a free kick for a foul on Nyron Nosworthy. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.
Connor Wickham is caught offside. Steve Simonsen takes the free kick.
Carlos Edwards crosses the ball.
Connor Wickham delivers the ball, Kyle Bartley makes a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken by Mark Yeates from the right by-line.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Mark Yeates, clearance by Gareth McAuley.
Corner taken by Jack Colback from the left by-line, Gareth McAuley takes a shot. Save by Steve Simonsen.
Foul by Johnny Ertl on Tamas Priskin, free kick awarded. Shot on goal comes in from Grant Leadbitter from the free kick, blocked by Nick Montgomery.
Jack Colback has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Short corner taken by Mark Yeates.
Nyron Nosworthy produces a cross, Tommy Smith manages to make a clearance.
Tom Eastman gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Yeates. Nyron Nosworthy takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Mark Yeates, save by Marton Fulop.
Stephen Quinn produces a cross, Grant Leadbitter makes a clearance.
Connor Wickham is brought on as a substitute for Jason Scotland.
The ball is sent over by Nick Montgomery, clearance made by Tom Eastman.
Kyle Bartley takes a shot. Marton Fulop makes a save.
Damien Delaney takes a shot. Comfortable save by Steve Simonsen.
Mark Yeates is ruled offside. Marton Fulop takes the free kick.
Effort from just outside the area by Johnny Ertl goes over the bar.
Centre by Mark Yeates, clearance made by Jack Colback.
Jason Scotland is ruled offside. Matthew Lowton restarts play with the free kick.
Stephen Quinn delivers the ball, blocked by Gareth McAuley.
The ball is crossed by Nick Montgomery, save by Marton Fulop.
Mark Yeates concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Colback. Free kick taken by Marton Fulop.
The ball is swung over by Mark Yeates, Damien Delaney makes a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Carlos Edwards, save by Steve Simonsen.
Ched Evans replaces Jamie Ward.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Cresswell on Grant Leadbitter. Direct free kick taken by Marton Fulop.
The ball is delivered by Mark Yeates.
Corner taken by Grant Leadbitter, clearance made by Nyron Nosworthy.
Grant Leadbitter takes a shot. Johnny Ertl gets a block in.
Gareth McAuley finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Sheff Utd 1-2 Ipswich.Grant Leadbitter provided the assist for the goal.
Outswinging corner taken by Grant Leadbitter, clearance made by Johnny Ertl.
Carlos Edwards delivers the ball, Nyron Nosworthy gets a block in.
Jake Livermore fouled by Leon Britton, the ref awards a free kick. Grant Leadbitter takes the direct free kick.
Jack Colback is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Steve Simonsen restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is swung over by Jamie Ward.
The ball is sent over by Matthew Lowton, clearance by Damien Delaney.
A cross is delivered by Jamie Ward, blocked by Jack Colback.
Corner taken by Mark Yeates.
Unfair challenge on Matthew Lowton by Jake Livermore results in a free kick. Matthew Lowton takes the direct free kick.
Kyle Bartley challenges Tamas Priskin unfairly and gives away a free kick. Grant Leadbitter delivers the ball, Tamas Priskin produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Carlos Edwards gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Stephen Quinn. Direct free kick taken by Mark Yeates.
Stephen Quinn grabs a goal from the edge of the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sheff Utd 1-1 Ipswich.Assist on the goal came from Mark Yeates.
Jack Colback is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Steve Simonsen.
Unfair challenge on Tom Eastman by Jamie Ward results in a free kick. Marton Fulop restarts play with the free kick.
Jamie Ward has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.
Unfair challenge on Nyron Nosworthy by Jake Livermore results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Nyron Nosworthy.
Carlos Edwards delivers the ball, clearance by Richard Cresswell.
Jason Scotland sends in a cross, Nyron Nosworthy manages to make a clearance.
Centre by Jamie Ward, Richard Cresswell takes a shot. Tom Eastman gets a block in.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Mark Yeates, Tom Eastman makes a clearance.
Matthew Lowton produces a cross, blocked by Grant Leadbitter.
The ball is crossed by Stephen Quinn.
A cross is delivered by Matthew Lowton, save by Marton Fulop.
Unfair challenge on Leon Britton by Carlos Edwards results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Matthew Lowton.
Tamas Priskin has an effort at goal from close in that strikes the post.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Damien Delaney on Nick Montgomery. Matthew Lowton restarts play with the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Grant Leadbitter, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Damien Delaney goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
Jack Colback challenges Leon Britton unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nick Montgomery takes the direct free kick.
Tamas Priskin finds the back of the net with a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Sheff Utd 0-1 Ipswich.Jake Livermore provided the assist for the goal.
Tamas Priskin delivers the ball, clearance by Johnny Ertl.
Nyron Nosworthy delivers the ball, Gareth McAuley makes a clearance.
Matthew Lowton crosses the ball.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Mark Yeates. Free kick taken by Marton Fulop.
The game begins.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
The referee blows for the end of the match.
The referee blows his whistle to start the second half.
Blades blunted by defensive absentees
Sheffield United are short on central defenders for the home clash with Ipswich after skipper Chris Morgan was ruled out for the season.
Morgan will undergo surgery next week to repair the ACL and cruciate knee ligaments he ruptured in last week's home defeat to Coventry.
Manager Gary Speed, hoping to draft in Ritchie De Laet as cover from Manchester United for a second loan spell in time, is likely to play Nyron Nosworthy alongside Kyle Bartley at the heart of defence as Stephen Jordan has been struggling with a hamstring problem.
Matt Lowton provides Speed with alternative options across the back line.
Speed could be tempted to hand Andy Reid, on loan from Sunderland, his first start in midfield while Nick Montgomery is back in contention following an Achilles injury.
Ipswich boss Roy Keane is waiting on the fitness of midfielder David Norris ahead of the trip.
Keane saw his side return to winning ways in the league last weekend with a comfortable 2-0 defeat of Millwall and the former Manchester United captain may be tempted to keep faith with the same XI if Norris shakes off a knock to play.
Jason Scotland scored his fifth goal of the season in that win and will continue up front alongside Tamas Priskin - who had his best game for the club last weekend.
Connor Wickham will again be on the bench after the 17-year-old made a quicker-than-expected recovery from an ankle injury to feature last time out.
Defenders Mark Kennedy (hamstring) and Darren O'Dea (knee) remain sidelined, with the latter out for around six weeks.
Town triumph as Blades continue to struggle
First half strikes from Tamas Priskin and Gareth McAuley lifted Ipswich's promotion hopes with a 2-1 win but deepened Sheffield United's woes.
The Blades sank lower down the npower Championship table following the defeat, although they clearly missed captain Chris Morgan`s presence at the back.
Morgan has been ruled out for the season due to a cruciate knee ligament injury and United's makeshift defence were the architects of their own downfall as they allowed Jake Livermore too much space too tee up Priskin who netted an early opener from close range.
Stephen Quinn grabbed a deserved equaliser midway through the first-half after a good spell of pressure from the Blades.
However, McAuley scored what turned out to be the winning goal when he was given space to bring down Grant Leadbitter's cross and fire past United goalkeeper Steve Simonsen.
Ipswich have been struggling away from Portman Road this season so it came as a surprise that they took the lead with their very first attack in the sixth minute.
The United defence failed to clear their lines following Carlos Edwards' long throw and an unmarked Livermore headed the ball into the path of Priskin, who turned and shot past Simonsen from close range.
United defender Johnny Ertl nearly headed the ball into his own net from another Edwards long throw and Damien Delaney headed over from the resulting corner.
The visitors were looking threatening every time they attacked and Priskin almost doubled his side's lead but the Hungarian international struck the outside of the post from an acute angle after shaking off the challenge of Ertl.
To their credit, the hosts upped their game and their pressure nearly told as Richard Cresswell's header from Jamie Ward's left-wing cross was cleared off the line by Tom Eastman.
United's downfall this season has been their lack of goals - with just nine strikes in 14 games. However, they were rewarded for their efforts after 29 minutes.
Mark Yeates' cross was cleared into the path of Stephen Quinn and the midfielder made no mistake in drilling the ball home from 12 yards.
The Blades though failed to seize the initiative and they fell behind for a second time five minutes before the interval.
Leadbitter's right-wing cross fell to McAuley, who was in acres of space in the area and the defender made no mistake by blasting past Simonsen.
Yeates shot over from 20 yards as the Yorkshire club immediately looked to level matters.
Kyle Bartley then brought the ball forward from right-back and unleashed a shot from 30 yards which Town keeper Martin Fulop tipped on to the post.
McAuley nearly grabbed his second against the run of play with an unmarked bullet header from Colbeck's corner, however, Simonsen was able to hold the effort.
Substitute Ched Evans volleyed wide from 20 yards as Gary Speed's men laid siege to the Blues' goal.
The young striker's tame shot was easily saved by Fulop when one on one in injury-time and Ipswich were able to withstand the barrage and claim their first victory over the Blades in nine attempts.
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