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Nottingham Forest (2) 2 - 0 (0) Ipswich Town

NPower Championship 2010-11

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Referee: A Woolmer

Manager: Billy Davies

City Ground 15:00

Attendance: 22,935

Manager: Roy Keane

Match Number: 3374

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 David McGoldrick (13)
 Lewis McGugan (45)
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Radoslaw MajewskiNathan Tyson (67)
David McGoldrickGuy Moussi (73)
Lewis McGuganDele Adebola (83)

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 Grant Leadbitter (43)

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Lee Camp

Luke Chambers

Wes Morgan

Kelvin Wilson

Chris Gunter

Paul Anderson

Lewis McGugan

Chris Cohen

Paul McKenna

Radoslaw Majewski

David McGoldrick

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Karl Darlow

Guy Moussi

Dele Adebola

Robert Earnshaw

Nathan Tyson

Garath McCleary

Dexter Blackstock

Match Report

Nottm Forest 2 Ipswich 0

THE alarm bells may be ringing for Roy Keane - but it takes more than an annoying noise to wind him up these days.

There was a time when the sound of a mobile phone going off during an interview would have meant Keane's icy stare for the guilty reporter.

It happened again on Saturday - but this time Keane admitted he was not so easily irritated.

"Maybe next time," he said. "There've been a lot of changes."

The Ipswich boss even joked with Forest fans who taunted him with: "Keano, what's the score?". Two goals meant a two-fingered response.

But that came after his own fans had chanted: "Keano, sort it out!"

Keane said: "If we keep conceding goals like we are it'll be very difficult to get into the play-offs.

"We're certainly unhappy but our performances haven't been that bad.

"It's important to see the effort and spirit is there. Nobody thought it would happen overnight. We've a long way to go."

David McGoldrick's first City Ground goal since signing from Southampton 15 months ago and a spectacular 35-yard free-kick from in-form Lewis McGugan sealed Forest's points.

McGoldrick, making his first start of the season after injury, raved about McGugan's wonder goal. He said: "Lewis has got one of the best strikes I've seen in football.

He's a great talent and it was a spectacular goal."

SUN STAR MAN

LEWIS McGUGAN (Forest). Goal of the season contender.

Graham Hill (The Sun)

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