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Stats Zone: Ipswich Town

The numbers that matter ahead of tomorrow's trip to Portman Road

18 August 2017

The Match in Numbers

3 – Brentford wins over Ipswich Town

3 – Jota leads the Sky Bet Championship assists table

5 – Draws between the two

6 – Ipswich wins over The Bees

7 – Mick McCarthy's side have picked up the most bookings in the second tier thus far

9 – Brentford have scored in nine of the ten league meetings between two sides

12 – No Championship side has seen more goals in their games this term than The Bees

24 – Dean Smith's side have registered the most shots on target in this year's Championship

25 – Neal Maupay has the best goals per minute ratio in the second tier

33 – Goals scored in the ten league meetings between us and The Tractor Boys

149 – We’ve trailed for more minutes than anyone else in this season's Championship

2014 – The last time we lost to The Tractor Boys, it's been two wins and three draws since then

The First Meeting

12 November 1955, Football League Division Three South - Brentford 3 Ipswich Town 2

Brentford XI: Cakebread; Tickridge, Coote, Rainford, Robinson, Roe, Pearson, Morgan, Francis, Taylor, Towers

Wendell Morgan and Jim Towers continue their fine goalscoring form, while George Francis adds his first of the season to win it at Griffin Park.

The Last Meeting

4 March 2017, Sky Bet Championship - Ipswich Town 1 Brentford 1

Brentford XI: Bentley, Colin, Bjelland (Barbet 56), Egan, Henry, Yennaris, Woods, Sawyers, Canos (Jozefzoon 69), Jota, Vibe (Shaibu 71)

Nico Yennaris levels to earn Bees a point at Portman Road

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