The award-winning singer-songwriter and Ipswich fan acquired behind a bar at Portman Street to serve pints, with many followers capturing photographs and movies which they shared to social media.
Following the match Sheeran, 32, who grew up close by in Framlingham, Suffolk, was additionally filmed singing within the altering rooms alongside Ipswich City’s gamers to his 2017 hit Excellent after their 3-0 victory stored the aspect prime of the Championship.
In a video shared to X, previously often called Twitter, Ipswich City’s official account posted a clip of the second with the caption “Excellent”.
He is an essential a part of the soccer membership, we actually admire his help, and it was nice to have him right here tonight
The A Crew singer, a lifelong fan of the Tractor Boys, grew to become the shirt sponsor for the lads’s and girls’s first groups within the 2021/22 season.
Ipswich City supervisor Kieran McKenna mentioned Sheeran’s “sing-song” within the altering room was a “second for everybody to get pleasure from”.
“It was good, he got here right down to the dressing room tonight which was good,” Mr McKenna mentioned.
“The gamers haven’t met him but, he’s been to some video games right here, however he’s after all so busy doing marvellous issues.
“(It was) nice for him to be right here tonight, it was pretty for him to have the ability to come right down to the dressing room after the sport, meet the gamers.
“They’d just a little little bit of a sing-song collectively, which is a second for everybody to get pleasure from, gamers and workers.
“He’s an essential a part of the soccer membership, we actually admire his help, and it was nice to have him right here tonight.”
Sheeran was noticed within the stands in the course of the match and he additionally appeared on the soccer membership’s official TV channel, TownTV, the place he sat down with the presenters forward of the sport.
When requested what it was prefer to be again at Portman Street, The A Crew singer mentioned it’s “simply nice to be again in England”.
“I used to be instructing at my old style immediately, I believe I got here right here with my dad in April, however I’m now going to be right here often which is sweet,” he mentioned.
Discussing his sponsorship of the crew’s shirts, Sheeran mentioned: “For me, I really feel Ipswich City embodies a lot pleasure of, I do know it’s clearly pleasure of Anglia, however like pleasure of Suffolk.
“Everybody that I grew up with loves it.
“For me, it wasn’t about being like, ‘right here’s my tour and let me put it on the shirt’, it was extra about, it seems like house and the approaching collectively of my profession and one thing that I’ve cherished a lot felt proper.”