League One: Plymouth Argyle recovers a 0-1 deficit to conquer Ipswich Town 2-1

PLYMOUTH. Plymouth Argyle managed to turn the table against Ipswich Town to win 2-1.

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PLYMOUTH. Plymouth Argyle was able to turn the table against Ipswich Town to win 2-1. It was Ipswich Town to strike first with a goal of F. Ladapo at the 39′. Then it was a goal in the 69′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, M. Whittaker gave the win to Plymouth Argyle in the 75′ minute with a goal.

The match was played at the Home Park stadium in Plymouth on Sunday and it started at 12:30 pm local time. The referee was Scott Oldham with the help of Richard Morris and Adam Ricketts. The 4th official was Sam Purkiss. The weather was clear. The temperature was pleasant around 15.3 degrees Celsius or 59.56 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 80%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Plymouth Argyle was in possession of the ball for 49% of the time vs. Ipswich Town that controlled the ball for 51% of the time.

Ipswich Town was more aggressive with 32 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 8 were on target. Notwithstanding, Plymouth Argyle was capable to find the solution to win this match.​

Plymouth Argyle shot 12 times, 5 on target, 7 off target. On the opposite side, Ipswich Town shot 17 times, 8 on target, 9 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to Plymouth Argyle. On the other side, Ipswich Town received 4 yellow cards (M. Harness, S. Morsy, G. Edmundson and L. Evans).

After playing this contest, Plymouth Argyle will have 19 points to stay in the 4th place. On the opposite side, Ipswich Town will stay with 21 points like Portsmouth to stay in the 1st place.

Match Events

  • 20'

    M. Harness

  • 22'

    S. Morsy

  • 39'

    F. Ladapo

  • 59'

    T. John-Jules

    M. Harness

  • 59'

    K. Vincent-Young

    F. Ladapo

  • 61'

    J. Houghton

    M. Butcher

  • 61'

    S. Cosgrove

    D. Mayor

  • 66'

    G. Edmundson

  • 69'

    B. Mumba

  • 71'

    L. Evans

  • 75'

    M. Whittaker

  • 80'

    K. Edwards

    L. Davis

  • 81'

    G. Ahadme

    C. Chaplin

  • 82'

    W. Jenkins-Davies

    N. Ennis

  • 90'

    M. Gillesphey

    N. Lonwijk

  • 90'

    C. Grant

    M. Whittaker

Next match

In the upcoming League One match, Plymouth Argyle will play away against Wycombe Wanderers on the 1st of October with a 9-4 head to head record in favor of Wycombe Wanderers (4 draws).

Ipswich Town will host Portsmouth on the 1st of October with a 6-3 head to head record in favor of Portsmouth (4 draws).

Plymouth Argyle: Formation and Lineups

Plymouth Argyle adopted the 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Steven Schumacher chose to play with the following team: Michael Cooper, James Wilson, Joe Edwards, Dan Scarr, Bali Mumba, Nigel Lonwijk, Danny Mayor, Matt Butcher, Adam Randell, Niall Ennis and Morgan Whittaker.


Plymouth Argyle made 5 changes: M. Butcher for J. Houghton (61′), D. Mayor for S. Cosgrove (61′), N. Ennis for W. Jenkins-Davies (82′), N. Lonwijk for M. Gillesphey (90′) and M. Whittaker for C. Grant (90′).

Ipswich Town: Formation and Lineups

Also Ipswich Town adopted the 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

On the opposite side, Kieran McKenna played with: Christian Walton, Janoi Donacien, Samuel George Edmundson, Luke Woolfenden, Leif Davis, Sam Morsy, Lee Evans, Marcus Harness, Freddie Ladapo, Kayden Jackson and Conor Chaplin.


Ipswich Town made 4 changes: M. Harness for T. John-Jules (59′), F. Ladapo for K. Vincent-Young (59′), C. Chaplin for G. Ahadme (80′) and L. Davis for K. Edwards (80′).

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