The Seasiders will be unable to move higher than fourth place with a win, but they can go within one point of the former Premier League outfit.
Mick McCarthy's men have gone five games without a win, but they have only suffered one defeat, which came against Burnley on October 19.
The full-back will serve a two-match ban after being given his marching orders during his side's 1-1 draw with Barnsley last Friday.
Ipswich Town: WDDLDD
Possible starting lineups
Blackpool: Gilks; Orr, MacKenzie, Broadfoot, Blackett; Ince, Angel, Dobbie, Gosling, Bishop; Fuller
Ipswich Town: Gerken; Chambers, Berra, Smith, Mings; Anderson, Hyam, Skuse, Tunnicliffe; McGoldrick, Murphy
Sports Mole says: 2-0