A double from Accrington’s Colby Bishop inflicted the first Sky Bet League One defeat of the season on leaders Ipswich as both finished the game with 10 men.
Accrington boss John Coleman will hand late fitness tests to a number of players before Sunday’s televised Sky Bet League One clash with table-topping Ipswich.
Conor Hourihane is refusing to accept that he is a Republic of Ireland regular as he attempts to cement his place for the crucial Euro 2020 qualifier double-header against Georgia and Switzerland.
Ipswich boss Paul Lambert felt his table toppers deserved nothing less than three points after they edged a 1-0 Sky Bet League One victory at gutsy Fleetwood.
A clinical finish from Kayden Jackson proved the difference as Sky Bet League One leaders Ipswich edged a narrow 1-0 victory at Fleetwood.
Ashley Eastham will miss Fleetwood’s League One clash against table-toppers Ipswich on Saturday with what manager Joey Barton called a “little niggle”.
Ipswich manager Paul Lambert was impressed with his side’s second-half demolition of Tranmere in their 4-1 victory but insisted it was a “hard, hard game”.
Ipswich struck three times in the second half to see off struggling Tranmere 4-1 and cement their position at the top of League One.
James Norwood is targeting a return to the starting line-up as Ipswich face his former club Tranmere at Portman Road.
Steve Evans accused Ipswich boss Paul Lambert of making “alarming and concerning” comments to him during the game after his Gillingham side went down 1-0 at Priestfield.
Kane Vincent-Young scored his first goal for Ipswich to move his side top of Sky Bet League One following a 1-0 victory at Gillingham.