Christmas holiday football results

BURY Town reclaimed second place in the Ryman League Premier Division with a 2-0 win against 10-man Aveley while Needham Market came away from a New Year’s Day clash with Maldon & Tiptree with a 2-2 draw.

Saturday, January 1

Ryman League Division One North

Maldon & Tiptree 2 Needham Market 2

(Haverson (og), Smith (og)

AFC Sudbury 2 Heybridge Swifts 1

(Baker, Townrow)

Att: 303

Npower Championship

Coventry City 1 Ipswich Town 1

(Fallon)

Norwich City 1 QPR 0

(Martin)

Monday, January 3

Ryman League Premier Division

Aveley 0 Bury Town 2

(Andrews og, L Reed)

Ridgeons League Premier Division

Great Yarmouth Town 3 Walsham-le-Willows 2

Wisbech Town 3 Mildenhall Town 0

Ridgeons League First Division

Ipswich Wanderers 1 Stowmarket Town 1

(Myhill)

Team Bury 3 Thetford Town 1

(Hall, Hitter, Nugent)

Att: 86

Npower Championship

Ipswich Town 0 Nottingham Forrest 1

Middlesbrough 1 Norwich City 1

(Holt)

* For a full-round up of sports results, including match reports, match action and reaction, as well as fixtures for the week ahead, see Friday’s Bury Free Press.