Ipswich moved again to inside seven factors of Championship leaders Leicester after coming from behind to beat Sunderland 2-1 at Portman Highway.
Kieran McKenna’s males momentarily slipped out of the automated promotion locations after Southampton’s 4-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday earlier within the day they usually fell behind to Jack Clarke’s stunner after 26 minutes.
Kayden Jackson’s scientific leveller – his third purpose of the season – introduced City again on stage phrases inside seven minutes.
And the hosts made certain of their first win in six video games, following a largely irritating festive interval, when Conor Chaplin diverted a pinpoint cross from Leif Davis previous Anthony Patterson.
The reinvigoration of their top-two hopes sees Ipswich preserve Saints an extra three factors behind, whereas Sunderland keep seventh, behind sixth-placed Coventry on purpose distinction alone.
Extra to observe…
Ipswich’s Kieran McKenna:
Sunderland’s Michael Beale:
Ipswich head to leaders Leicester in a top-of-the-table assembly on the King Energy Stadium on Monday January 22, dwell on Sky Sports activities.
Sunderland return to the Stadium of Mild to host Hull on Friday January 19, dwell on Sky Sports activities.