The 24-year-old midfielder joined the club from Colchester United in the January transfer window.
Meanwhile, Aaron McLean has to settle for a place on the bench for the home side.
Ipswich: Henderson; Stearman, Chambers, Smith, Cresswell; Edwards, Hyam, N'Daw, Wordsworth; Murphy, McGoldrick
Subs: Lee-Barrett, Hewitt, Kisnorbo, Drury, Mclean, Chopra, Nouble
Blackpool: Gilks; Baptiste, Cathcart, Broadfoot, Crainey; Basham, Angel, Gomes, Taylor-Fletcher; Phillips, Derbyshire
Subs: Halstead, Wabara, Ferguson, Osbourne, Delfouneso, Ince, Eccleston