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  • Date:29 Nov 2011
  • Kick-off:19:45
  • Venue:The New Den
  • Attendance:9,062
  • Trotter - pen (24) Trotter (41) Henderson (83)
  • Sharp - pen (39)
    Sharp (85)
Goal!

Live Commentary

94mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Henry by James O'Connor. The referee shows James O'Connor a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jack Smith takes the direct free kick.

93mins

Marc-Antoine Fortune produces a left-footed shot from long range that goes harmlessly over the bar.

92mins

Hamer Bouazza takes a shot from 12 yards. Save made by Carl Ikeme.

90mins

Outswinging corner taken by James Coppinger, Header from deep inside the area by Herita Ilunga goes over the bar.

89mins

Shot from 18 yards from Jay Simpson. Herita Ilunga makes a clearance. Short corner worked by Hamer Bouazza.

88mins

Shot from just outside the box by Kyle Bennett misses to the left of the goal.

86mins

Billy Sharp finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Millwall 3-2 Doncaster.Kyle Bennett provided the assist for the goal.

83mins

Foul by Simon Gillett on James Henry, free kick awarded. Caution for Simon Gillett. The ball is crossed by Hamer Bouazza, Darius Henderson finds the net with a headed goal from just inside the box. Millwall 3-1 Doncaster.Assist by Hamer Bouazza.

82mins

Darren Ward concedes a free kick for a foul on Marc-Antoine Fortune. Direct effort from the free kick comes in from Billy Sharp.

80mins

Mark Wilson comes on in place of Herold Goulon. Brian Stock leaves the field to be replaced by James Coppinger.

79mins

Liam Feeney leaves the field to be replaced by James Henry.

79mins

Marc-Antoine Fortune takes a shot. Blocked by Darren Ward. Inswinging corner taken by Giles Barnes from the left by-line, save by Steve Mildenhall.

76mins

The referee penalises Marc-Antoine Fortune for handball. Direct free kick taken by Nathan Baker.

75mins

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Scott Barron, Carl Ikeme makes a save. Effort on goal by Shane Lowry from just inside the penalty area goes over the target. Hamer Bouazza joins the action as a substitute, replacing Scott Barron.

73mins

Darius Henderson challenges Habib Beye unfairly and gives away a free kick. Herold Goulon takes the free kick. Kyle Bennett on for Habib Beye.

72mins

Herold Goulon challenges Jay Simpson unfairly and gives away a free kick. The ball is delivered by Jack Smith, Shot from inside the area by Scott Barron clears the bar.

71mins

Foul by Giles Barnes on Scott Barron, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Nadjim Abdou.

71mins

Marc-Antoine Fortune fouled by Liam Trotter, the ref awards a free kick. Herita Ilunga restarts play with the free kick.

70mins

Herold Goulon has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

67mins

Shane Lowry concedes a free kick for a foul on Marc-Antoine Fortune. Shane Lowry is booked. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Brian Stock, Jack Smith makes a clearance.

66mins

Shot from 20 yards from Jay Simpson. Sam Hird gets a block in. Corner taken by Liam Feeney, Herold Goulon makes a clearance.

66mins

The referee blows for offside. Steve Mildenhall takes the free kick.

65mins

Drilled left-footed shot by Darius Henderson. Save by Carl Ikeme.

61mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Marquis on Sam Hird. Sam Hird restarts play with the free kick. John Marquis leaves the field to be replaced by Darius Henderson.

58mins

Effort from 25 yards by Brian Stock. Blocked by Darren Ward.

57mins

Effort on goal by John Marquis from 20 yards. Brian Stock gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Liam Feeney, save made by Carl Ikeme.

55mins

Foul by Simon Gillett on Jay Simpson, free kick awarded. The ball is crossed by Scott Barron, Shane Lowry takes a shot. Sam Hird makes a clearance.

52mins

Shot by Marc-Antoine Fortune from 12 yards. Steve Mildenhall makes a save. Brian Stock takes a outswinging corner from the right by-line to the near post, Marc-Antoine Fortune has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.

51mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Trotter by Marc-Antoine Fortune. Darren Ward takes the direct free kick.

51mins

Effort on goal by Jack Smith from deep inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

49mins

Herold Goulon challenges Nadjim Abdou unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jack Smith takes the direct free kick.

46mins

Nadjim Abdou concedes a free kick for a foul on Giles Barnes. Brian Stock takes the direct free kick.

46mins

Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Liam Feeney, save by Carl Ikeme. Jack Smith has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

44mins

Liam Feeney concedes a free kick for a foul on Herita Ilunga. Herita Ilunga restarts play with the free kick.

42mins

Liam Trotter scores a goal from inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Millwall 2-1 Doncaster.

41mins

Liam Feeney challenges Brian Stock unfairly and gives away a free kick. Carl Ikeme takes the free kick.

39mins

Scott Barron gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on Billy Sharp. Billy Sharp scores a power penalty. Millwall 1-1 Doncaster.

38mins

The referee penalises Marc-Antoine Fortune for handball. Indirect free kick taken by Steve Mildenhall.

36mins

Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Scott Barron, Foul by Darren Ward on Carl Ikeme, free kick awarded. Carl Ikeme takes the free kick.

35mins

Drilled right-footed shot by Jay Simpson. Save by Carl Ikeme.

34mins

Unfair challenge on John Marquis by Sam Hird results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Scott Barron.

31mins

Marc-Antoine Fortune is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Darren Ward takes the indirect free kick.

31mins

Herold Goulon takes a shot. Jack Smith makes a clearance.

30mins

Handball decision goes against Marc-Antoine Fortune. Steve Mildenhall takes the free kick.

26mins

John Marquis challenges Habib Beye unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for John Marquis for unsporting behaviour. Booking for Habib Beye for unsporting behaviour. Carl Ikeme takes the free kick.

26mins

Assist by John Marquis.

24mins

Brian Stock gives away a Penalty for an unfair challenge on John Marquis. Placed penalty scored by Liam Trotter. Millwall 1-0 Doncaster.

22mins

The referee gives a free kick against Herita Ilunga for handball. The ball is delivered by Scott Barron, Header by Nathan Baker from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

20mins

Unfair challenge on Nathan Baker by Marc-Antoine Fortune results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Steve Mildenhall.

18mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Marquis on Habib Beye. Direct free kick taken by Brian Stock.

18mins

Header by James O'Connor from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

14mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Liam Feeney by Herita Ilunga. Scott Barron sends in a cross, Liam Feeney takes a shot. Sam Hird manages to make a clearance.

10mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brian Stock by John Marquis. Sam Hird takes the free kick.

9mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by John Marquis on Sam Hird. Free kick taken by Carl Ikeme.

5mins

Liam Trotter takes a shot. Carl Ikeme makes a save. Corner taken right-footed by Liam Feeney, Herold Goulon manages to make a clearance.

5mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Herold Goulon on Liam Feeney. Free kick taken by Scott Barron.

1mins

Simon Gillett has a drilled shot. Blocked by Nadjim Abdou.

Match Preview

Duo set for home bows Manager Kenny Jackett looks set to put faith in his new loan arrivals as Millwall take on Doncaster. Defensive duo Nathan Baker and Shane Lowry joined from Aston Villa until the new year and impressed in the 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace on Saturday, meaning they are likely to retain their places. Striker Josh McQuoid recently recovered from a thigh injury but was an unused substitute at Selhurst Park. He will be pushing for a recall to the starting XI. Steve Mildenhall will continue to deputise in goal for the injured David Forde, who faces another month on the sidelines with a thigh problem. The versatile Tamika Mkandawire will miss out once more with a knee injury. Jackett's side have failed to win in their last three games and sit just one place above the npower Championship relegation zone. El-Hadji Diouf is an injury doubt for Doncaster. Diouf, who took the Rovers armband for Saturday`s goalless draw with Watford in the absence of regular captain George Friend, has had a scan on a hamstring problem and will be assessed before kick-off. Friend (foot) remains sidelined at the head of a lengthy injury list for boss Dean Saunders to contend with. Richard Naylor (broken finger), Pascal Chimbonda (hip) and Shelton Martis (groin) are still weeks away from action, while Martin Woods (groin), Chris Brown and James Chambers (both knee) remain long-term absentees. James Coppinger trained on Monday following a foot injury and will be in contention, while Billy Sharp is expected to continue in attack after suffering no reaction to his groin complaint during the Watford game. Adam Lockwood serves the second game of his three-match suspension for a straight red card against Barnsley. James Husband, 17, will travel with the Doncaster squad a week after penning his first a professional contract.

Formation:442Manager: Kenny Jackett

Millwall

Formation: 442Manager: Dean Saunders

Doncaster

  • Steve Mildenhall
  • Shane Lowry
  • Nathan Baker
  • Darren Ward
  • Jack Smith
  • Liam Feeney
  • Nadjim Abdou
  • Liam Trotter
  • Scott Barron
  • Jay Simpson
  • John Marquis
  • SUBS
  • Ryan Allsop
  • Darius Henderson
  • Hamer Bouazza
  • James Henry
  • Brian Howard

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Match Report

Trotter brace rocks Rovers Liam Trotter's double helped Millwall move away from the relegation zone in the npower Championship and pour the misery on hapless Doncaster with a 3-2 victory. The 23-year-old midfielder scored either side of a Billy Sharp penalty to put the Lions on the way to their first win in four games and help move them clear of danger. He opened the scoring in the first half from the spot after John Marquis was fouled and then netted the winner in the latter stages of the half by shooting underneath Carl Ikeme. Substitute Darius Henderson gave Kenny Jackett's side a two-goal cushion late on when he headed home Hamer Bouazza's free-kick before Sharp's second of the game, also a header, set up a nervy finish. For Doncaster, who were briefly level at 1-1 thanks to Sharp's spot-kick, it was another poor showing, though they may claim they deserved a point after a frantic finish. And whilst Rovers may be able to call on the individual talent of the likes of El-Hadji Diouf, Herold Goulon, Marc-Antoine Fortune, Herita Ilunga and Giles Barnes, they look anything but a team, with only one win in their last nine league games. With no wins in their previous three games, Millwall will have seen this encounter as an opportunity to move clear of the drop zone and they made the better start, almost going ahead inside the first 10 minutes. A free-kick fell kindly to Trotter at the far post, but his shot was superbly tipped over by on-loan Rovers keeper Ikeme. That attacking intent from the hosts continued and they were rewarded with a 25th-minute opener. Marquis embarked on a driving run into the penalty area and just as it looked as if he had lost control of the ball, he was clipped by Rovers midfielder Brian Stock, with referee Andy D'Urso pointing to the spot. And Trotter made amends for his earlier miss by stroking the penalty home. Doncaster's response was admirable and they were almost level shortly after but defender Jack Smith's heroics on the line kept out Goulon's header. They did get themselves back on even terms five minutes before the break when Sharp converted from the spot after he was pushed over by Scott Barron. That joy for Dean Saunders' men was short-lived, though, as the hosts needed just two minutes to restore their advantage and it was that man Trotter again. He picked up the ball 35 yards out, advanced towards the area and after a one-two with Smith he shot under the despairing dive of Ikeme. Millwall came out after the break and quickly asserted their authority and they were within inches of earning a two-goal cushion when some shoddy Doncaster defending allowed Shane Lowry to steal in at the far post, but his sliding effort smashed into the crossbar. They did eventually get the two-goal cushion when Henderson climbed highest to head home Bouazza's cross with six minutes remaining. But there was to be a nervy finish as Rovers made it interesting when Sharp grabbed his second of the night after good work from Kyle Bennett. Millwall saw it through, though, to leave Doncaster contemplating a long journey home and an even longer winter on the horizon.

Form Guide

    WWWLLD
  • Millwall
  • VS
  • Doncaster
  • LDLWLD

Last Meetings

  • Millwall
  • 1 - 0
  • Doncaster
  • 05/02/2011
  • Doncaster
  • 2 - 1
  • Millwall
  • 06/11/2010
  • Millwall
  • 1 - 0
  • Doncaster
  • 07/02/1948
  • Doncaster
  • 2 - 2
  • Millwall
  • 20/09/1947

Top Scorers

Millwall

  • D Henderson 7
  • J Simpson 4
  • L Feeney 3
  • L Trotter 2
  • D Ward 1
  • H Bouazza 1
  • J Marquis 1

Doncaster

  • B Sharp 4
  • J Hayter 2
  • E Diouf 2
  • S Gillett 2
  • J Oster 1
  • B Stock 1
  • K Bennett 1

Goals

Millwall

    • Total goals 40
    • Goals per game 20
  • 3 (For) Period 0-10 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 2 (For) Period 41-50 mins
  • 4 (For) Period 51-60 mins
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 3 (For) 3 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 2 (For) 4 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Doncaster

    • Total goals 33
    • Goals per game 13
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 3 (For) 3 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • (For) 3 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 3 (For) 5 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 3 (For) 6 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • (For) 4 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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