Grant Ward at Rotherham United against Burnley
Ward featured in Ipswich’s game against Barnsley at home in the Championship.
The 21-year-old winger did not start the match at Portman Road, but he came on as a substitute at half time.
The youngster had a game to remember, as he scored a hat-trick to guide Ipswich to a stunning 4-2 victory.
The former Tottenham prospect found the net in the 46th, 61st and 84th minute of the encounter.
Grant Ward in action for Coventry City
Ward joined Ipswich from Tottenham on a three-year deal with the option of a further 12 months earlier this month, as announced the Championship club’s official website.
The youngster failed to make a single appearance in the Premier League during his time at Tottenham.
The 21-year-old had loan spells at the Chicago Fire, Coventry City and Rotherham United while he was on the books of Spurs.
Tottenham fans have taken to Twitter to give their reaction to the performance of Ward for Ipswich on Saturday afternoon.
Below are some of the best comments:
Jordan Obita and Grant Ward in action
Debut Hat-Trick for Grant Ward should've kept him— The Beautiful Club (@elmartino_thfc) August 6, 2016
spurs gonna regret selling ward, regret selling pritchard and most importantly, regret sellif bentaleb— Ain (@ain_thfc) August 6, 2016
Grant Ward on the scoresheet for Ipswich on his debut. Well done— Tommy Gillespie (@thfc_tommy11) August 6, 2016
Ipswich will be exceptionally happy with the 500k bargain from Spurs in Grant Ward, 45 minute hatrick on debut #COYS— Jake Robinson (@Jkrobi) August 6, 2016
What a god Grant Ward is, Hattirck on your debut. #COYS— George Jenkins (@THFCGeorge) August 6, 2016
Grant Ward at Tottenham Hotspur