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26 September 2013

Opportunity for one lucky Blue to be a flag bearer as England U21s visit Portman Road next month

Portman Road is hosting international football for the first time in seven years when England U21s are in town next month and you can be out there on the pitch with the young lions – thanks to the Club website.

Gareth Southgate’s side face Lithuania on Tuesday, October 15 in a 2015 European Championship qualifier and we’re looking for a young Blue to join the flag bearers on the pitch.

The winner of our competition will form part of the team that will carry the flags of the two nations on to the Portman Road pitch ahead of the game.

They will also receive four tickets for the match, which kicks-off at 6pm, as well as a goodie bag, a packed lunch and a free matchday programme.

You might even get on the TV as well as the game is being shown live.

How to enter

Write your answer to the question below on a postcard or back of an empty envelope and post to Julie Bryant, ITFC, Portman Road, Ipswich, IP1 2DA, or email to Please include your name, age and contact details along with your answer.

The first correct entry picked at random will receive this fantastic prize. Closing date is 5pm on Wednesday, September 25.

Question:Which former Ipswich Town striker is likely to return to Portman Road as part of the England U21 squad?  

For full details of the England U21 game, how you can purchase tickets and how you can watch the game in style, click here.






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