Former Arsenal striker Jay Emmanuel-Thomas is excited about his move to Ipswich Town.

Emmanuel-Thomas has had loan spells at Blackpool, Doncaster and Cardiff and admitted he needed to leave the Emirates to secure first-team football.

"Obviously it came to the stage in my career at Arsenal where I needed to be playing games," he told Town's official website.

"I had a decision to make and Ipswich seemed the right place for me."

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