Mick McCarthy has claimed he isn’t concerned about being sacked despite Ipswich having gone five games without a win.
Whilst he may claim not to feel under pressure, the Ipswich manager will need his side to improve very quickly if he wants to avoid the sack.
Ipswich currently sit at 17th in the Championship, a severe drop from last season’s 7th placed finish.
The side has had difficulty finding the net, only scoring four times in 11 league games and are without a goal in five games.
The reason Ipswich are not lower in the division is primarily due to the side’s impressive defensive record, which is the joint-best within the Championship.
McCarthy is currently the longest-serving manager in the Championship but this may change if The Tractor Boys don’t turn their season round as soon as possible.
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