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Big police operation ahead of local derby

Police officers from across the country have been drafted in to help Suffolk Police control football fans in Ipswich tomorrow.

350 officers and dozens of dogs and horses will patrol the streets from Ipswich railway station to Portman Road for the first local derby since 2011.

The game was originally scheduled for Sunday but changed at the request of both sets of supporters.

"there's no trains on a Sunday so I'm glad that common sense saw through and they moved it to a Saturday. I also think the longer they keep it on Sundays and stupid timings, it actually makes the trouble worse and it becomes a fixture where people are expecting trouble even though there might not be"

– Alasdair Ross, Ipswich Town Independent Supporter's Trust

The last time the two teams met in April 2011 Norwich City won 5-1.

The match kicks off at 12.15pm at Portman Road, Ipswich.