Nov 9, 2013 at 3pm UK at ​Bloomfield Road
Blackpool
2-3
IpswichIpswich Town
Dobbie (23'), Davis (90')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Nouble (65'), Taylor (85'), Murphy (90')
Hunt (87')

Alex Rae frustrated by slack defending

Blackpool assistant boss Alex Rae look on against Leicester during the npower Championship match on February 23, 2013
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Alex Rae says that Blackpool were guilty of poor defending from a set piece in losing late to Ipswich Town at Bloomfield Road.

Blackpool assistant manager Alex Rae has said that the nature of this afternoon's 3-2 defeat to Ipswich Town was disappointing.

It was a late goal from Daryl Murphy that snatched the points at Bloomfield Road, which left the Tangerines' management frustrated at conceding from a set piece.

"We pride ourselves on our defence and to lose the game from bad defending is disappointing," PA quotes Rae as saying.

"We told them Murphy was a threat from set-pieces - he scored from one against Barnsley last week - but we didn't deal with him at all.

"But when all is said and done, we've only lost twice in the first three months of the season and we've made a good start."

The North-West outfit are fourth in the Championship.

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