Judge to leave Town?

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by saint jude » Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:17 pm

Lambert featured on Sky television today talking transfers although didn't see it and not aware if Judge was mentioned. QPR won't buy because they're not prepared to move on an asking price if correct. What was it, 450,000 or something. Appeared in the team photo shoot for the upcoming season by all accounts and was spotted participating in a training routine with us also. Is that any guarantee he'll still be an Ipswich player in a month from now ?

Bottom line there's a certain extent of reassurances he'll remain with the team but as before wouldn't be at all surprised if he started with another club side at time of next season is underway.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by marko69 » Thu Jul 25, 2019 2:48 pm

Think Waghorn featured in a whole host of pre-season advertisements complete with offering his sense of humour last season, ......, then he went to Derby. Which wasn’t funny.

Only issue here is if Judge himself is pi$$ed off that the deal didn’t go through. Maybe he’d already spent the signing on fee in his head. Wee sports car to batter around the Shepherd’s Bush in.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Mach_Polish_Blue » Thu Jul 25, 2019 3:56 pm

Waghorn had kept telling us how happy he was at Ipswich. Then all of sudden change of mind when Derby offered him better wages. Lots of people wished him well. Why anger from some towards Judge then? What's the difference between Waghorn and Judge? Better wages and better league (in Judge's case) so don't get why some have been slagging him off for wanting to talk to QPR.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by tangfastic » Fri Jul 26, 2019 8:45 am

We’ll have to wait and see if Judge leaves, but if QPR can’t meet the asking fee and Judge is still here - I can’t see Judge being a negative influence in the changing room. He joined us in January to play regular football - he could have stayed at Brentford and just played the odd game. It’s in his interests to play well - to get in the Ireland team and put himself in the shop window if he wants out. Maybe he enjoys playing football rather than sulking.

It’s a bit of an insult he wants to go to QPR, but I think it’s a timing thing. If Warburton was at QPR before Judge signed for us in April, then it would be a no-brainier for Judge to join Warburton at QPR on a free- on his doorstep, championship football, manager who likes him, etc.

I’m a bit miffed, but I don’t take it too personally against him. He would be a decent player in League 1.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Kerry Blue » Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:16 am

QPR have got to be one of the favourites to go down, they have just sold two players for 6.5m if they won't pay enough for Judge it says it all.
He would be playing in front of a smaller home crowd and if as expected they are in trouble Warburton could be sacked, with Town he will be playing every week and hopefully in a winning team. 😉

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Bluemike » Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:31 am

By all accounts there is more to Judge being keen on a move to QPR than meets the eye, I will leave it to AylesburyBlue to fill you in but it's not a case of him wanting away to join them for purely football reasons at all.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Kerry Blue » Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:25 am

QPR's pursuit of Ipswich winger Alan Judge looks to be over.

Rangers made a second bid of £450,000 but Ipswich want £750,000 for the 30-year-old, who signed a two-year contract in January.

QPR have also just announced that goalkeeper Seny Dieng has joined Doncaster on loan until January 4.

Hopefully very good news.⚽ ( Taken from Sky Sports news.)

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Kerry Blue » Fri Jul 26, 2019 2:22 pm

Town owner Marcus Evans is determined to hold on to targeted Blues pair Alan Judge and Andre Dozzell this summer, TWTD understands.

Judge is the subject of interest from QPR and has told manager Paul Lambert he is keen on the move, while Norwich City are among a number of Premier League clubs eyeing Dozzell, as TWTD revealed last week.

A report this morning claiming the Blues had set a price of £750,000 for Judge is wide of the mark, we understand, while Evans has similarly not put a figure on Dozzell’s head with interested parties, with Town believed to value the academy product at around the £5 million mark.

Evans - like Lambert - sees the two players as important to the club’s League One promotion hopes during 2019/20 and wants them to remain at Portman Road and it seems likely the Blues would rebuff all but the most over the top offers for the pair.

More good news.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Dazzz67 » Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:03 am

Looks like QPR have admitted defeat in buying Judge, whether someone else will come in as another matter.

Just hope he gives us his best following this episode.

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by hallamblue » Sun Jul 28, 2019 5:51 pm

Bluemike wrote:
Fri Jul 26, 2019 9:31 am
By all accounts there is more to Judge being keen on a move to QPR than meets the eye, I will leave it to AylesburyBlue to fill you in but it's not a case of him wanting away to join them for purely football reasons at all.
Something to do with his little girl being unwell by any chance ?

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by Bluemike » Sun Jul 28, 2019 6:13 pm

Yes exactly that

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Re: Judge to leave Town?

Post by derick_ipsw » Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:06 am

Talk is he is going know where now. Ipswich has a hospital so why would need to go to QPR if his daughter is unwell? sounds like a load of bollocks to me.

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