Ipswich Town: Analysis of Conor Chaplin's 19 goals

Ipswich City: Evaluation of Conor Chaplin’s 19 objectives

East Anglian Daily Times: Conor Chaplin has hit six braces for Town this season.Conor Chaplin has hit six braces for City this season. (Picture: Steve Waller)


Chaplin has scored 19 objectives to date this season.

They’ve come from 32 begins and eight sub appearances, averaging out at one each 139 minutes of motion.

League objectives: 16. FA Cup: 3.

Braces: 6. Single objectives: 7.

Residence objectives: 15. Away: 4.

First half: 8. Second half: 11.

Open play: 15. Penalties: 1. Free-kicks: 1. At corners: 2.

Contained in the field: 15. Outdoors the field: 4. 

Left-foot: 14. Proper-foot: 4. Header: 1.

First time end (not together with pen/FK): 8. Two-touch end: 6. Three+ touches: 3.

Assisted by: Davis 4, Burns 4, Morsy 3, Ladapo 1, Broadhead 1, Evans 1, Aluko 1, Donacien 1.

East Anglian Daily Times: Peterborough United striker Jonson Clarke-Harris is League One's current topscorer with 18.Peterborough United striker Jonson Clarke-Harris is League One’s present topscorer with 18. (Picture: PA)


Chaplin is joint-second within the League One main scorers charts alongside Derby County striker David McGoldrick.

They’re each at present two behind Peterborough’s Jonson Clarke-Harris.

He’s fifth within the aim involvement charts with 20 (16G, 4A), behind Bristol Rovers’ Aaron Collins (15G 10A), Clarke-Harris (18G 4A), McGoldrick (16G 5A) and Exeter’s Jevani Brown (12G, 9A).


Together with his 11-goal debut season, Chaplin has now 30 objectives for the membership.

They’ve come throughout 60 begins and 27 sub appearances, averaging out at one each 176 minutes.

As stats supremo Renegade Statman identified on Twitter, he turns into the thirteenth Ipswich participant this century to achieve that milestone.

He bought there faster than the likes of Pablo Counago, Jon Walters and Tommy Miller.

East Anglian Daily Times: Daryl Murphy scored 27 goals for Ipswich Town in 2014/15.Daryl Murphy scored 27 objectives for Ipswich City in 2014/15. (Picture: Archant)


Yet another aim would higher Martyn Waghorn’s remaining league tally from the Championship season of 2017/18 and make Chaplin solely the sixth City participant this century to hit the 20-goal mark.

He would be a part of Daryl Murphy (27 in 14/15), Shefki Kuqi (20 in 04/05), David Johnson (22 in 99/00), Counago (21 in 02/03), Marcus Stewart (21 in 00/01) on that checklist.

With 13 video games nonetheless to go, there are some joint aim targets in sight too.

Freddie Ladapo is at present on 16 objectives throughout all competitions (12 within the league).

The final time City had two gamers hit 15+ objectives in a marketing campaign was 2004/05 by way of Darren Bent (19) and Shefki Kuqi (20).

5 extra objectives from Chaplin and Ladapo would higher that mixed whole of 39.

The final time City had three gamers hit double digits for objectives was 2007/08 – Walters (13), Counago (12) and Alan Lee (11).

Can a member of the present squad be a part of Chaplin and Ladapo in reaching 10+? 

Marcus Harness has been caught on seven since November, Wes Burns is on six, Sam Morsy is on 4, Nathan Broadhead has rapidly notched up three since becoming a member of in January, whereas George Hirst, simply the one aim to date, might also but catch hearth.

East Anglian Daily Times: Conor Chaplin speaks to the press after Saturday's 4-0 home win against Burton.Conor Chaplin speaks to the press after Saturday’s 4-0 house win towards Burton. (Picture: Steve Waller)


“I’m more than happy however I’m searching for extra,” mentioned Chaplin, following his brace in Saturday’s 4-0 house win towards Burton.

“I’m not deciding on that for certain however I have to say a giant thanks to the lads who’re placing them on a plate for me. 

“I delight myself on the numbers, which imply so much to me, however I’d sacrifice all 19 objectives if it meant we had been profitable as a group on the finish of the season.”



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