Ipswich Town: Ex Premier League Players

Where are these ex Ipswich Town Premier League players now?

Welcome to the Ipswich Town legends page – the gateway to information on ex Tractor Boys who have played in the Premier League.

In addition to information on ex players we have also added their Premier League statistics which include the top goalscorers, most appearances and also the football club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the EPL.



Matt Holland – Premier League Appearances: 202 | Goals Scored: 17

A Republic of Ireland international and one of the longest serving Charlton Athletic players, Matt Holland retired from playing in 2009 after being released by the club. Read More..

Hermann Hreidarsson – Premier League Appearances: 332 | Goals Scored: 14

One of the few Icelandic footballers that have played in the Premier League, Hermann Hreidarsson has the unenviable record of Premier League relegation with five different Premier League teams.

Despite this fact Hermann Hreidarsson was always highly regarded at all of the clubs which he played for, and eventually retired from playing in 2012 when he took the manager’s job at his hometown team IBVRead More..

Mark Venus – Premier League Appearances: 54 | Goals Scored: 4

A defender who could play on the left or in the centre, Mark Venus retired from playing professionally in 2004 after a brief spell playing for Dagenham & Redbridge. Read More..

Steve Sedgley – Premier League Appearances: 90 | Goals Scored: 13

An FA Cup winner with Coventry City and Tottenham Hotspur, Steve Sedgley retired from playing professionally in 2000 after three years at Wolverhampton Wanderers. Read More..

Jim Magilton – Premier League Appearances: 214 | Goals Scored: 15

Jim Magilton, a gifted midfielder with an exquisite range of passing, retired from playing in 2006 after a seven year spell at Ipswich Town. Read More..

Chris Makin – Premier League Appearances: 124 | Goals Scored: 2

Regarded as a cult hero at Sunderland, Chris Makin retired from playing professionally in 2008 on advice from his doctor after failing to overcome a hip injury. Read More..

Titus Bramble – Premier League Appearances: 292 | Goals Scored: 10

Having spent 13 seasons in the Premier League with four different clubs, Titus Bramble retired from playing in 2013 after being released by Sunderland. Read More..

Geraint Williams – Premier League Appearances: 109 | Goals Scored: 1

After a career spanning 20 years, three of which in the Premier League with Ipswich Town, Geraint Williams retired from playing in 2000 whilst at Colchester United. Read More..

Jamie Clapham – Premier League Appearances: 152 | Goals Scored: 5

A player with a lethal left foot with which he scored some vital goals in Ipswich Town’s Premier League campaign in the early part of the new century, Jamie Clapham finally retired from football in 2011 whilst playing for Kettering Town. Read More..

Marcus Stewart – Premier League Appearances: 81 | Goals Scored: 26

After a five year career with Ipswich Town and Sunderland in the Premier League, Marcus Stewart dropped down the leagues and finally retired in 2011 when he was at Exeter City. Read More..

Chris Kiwomya – Premier League Appearances: 104 | Goals Scored: 21

Chris Kiwomya’s Premier League career took in Ipswich TownQueens Park Rangers and a brief spell at Arsenal and came to an end in 2001 when he moved to Danish club AaB. Read More..

Steve Palmer – Premier League Appearances: 93 | Goals Scored: 1

A rock at the back during his time in the Premier League with Ipswich Town and Watford, Palmer called time on his career in 2006 after a spell as player/coach at MK Dons. Read More..

Marcus Bent – Premier League Appearances: 215 | Goals Scored: 40

After turning out for nine different clubs in the Premier League, Marcus Bent retired from playing in 2012 after a short spell in the Indonesia Super League with Mitra Kukar. Read More..

David Linighan – Premier League Appearances: 112 | Goals Scored: 4

Former Ipswich Town defender David Linighan retired from playing in 2002 after a spell in non league football with Southport, Chester and Hyde United. Read More..

Ian Marshall – Premier League Appearances: 159 | Goals Scored: 33

A larger than life character of the Premier League during the nineties, Ian Marshall retired from playing in 2002 after captaining Blackpool to the LDV Vans Trophy. Read More..

Premier League Statistics

This table shows the players who have made the most appearances for Ipswich Town and the top goalscorers in the EPL.

Top EPL GoalscorersGoalsMost EPL AppearancesGames
Marcus Stewart25David Linighan112
Chris Kiwomya18Gerraint Williams109
Ian Marshall13John Wark101
John Wark13Mick Stockwell96
Alun Armstrong12Chris Kiwomya90
Marcus Bent9Matt Holland76
Jason Dozzell7Craig Forrest74
Martijn Reuser7Hermann Hriedarsson74
Finidi George6Phil Whelan74
Matt Holland6Gavin Johnson73

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