Result: Ipswich Town 3-0 Bristol City

Portman Road
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Ipswich Town record a 3-0 win over struggling Bristol City at Portman Road.

Ipswich Town picked up a valuable three points courtesy of a 3-0 win over struggling Bristol City at Portman Road this afternoon.

The hosts took the lead after 25 minutes through Michael Chopra's effort. Lee Martin was released down the right flank by Jay Emmanuel-Thomas before whipping a cross in to Chopra, who made no mistake with the finish.

Ipswich got the vital second goal 20 minutes into the second half, Tommy Smith getting the goal that all but killed off City's hopes of a comeback.

The third and final goal came five minutes from time through Drury to complete a comfortable and deserved win for the Tractor Boys.

The result lifts Ipswich up to 14th in the table on 43 points, while Bristol City remain in 21st, just three points clear of the relegation zone.

European Championship
International Friendlies
League One
FT
Bradford
2-0
Oldham
FT
Bristol City
2-2
Barnsley
FT
Chesterfield
1-0
Walsall
FT
Crawley
1-2
Gillingham
FT
Leyton Orient
3-1
Port Vale
FT
Notts County
2-2
Scunthorpe
FT
Peterborough
0-1
Coventry
FT
Rochdale
2-1
Yeovil
FT
Sheff Utd
1-2
Crewe Alexandra
League Two
Conference Premier
Scottish Championship
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
A-League
Major League Soccer
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