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  • Date:04 Dec 2010
  • Kick-off:17:20
  • Venue:The New Den
  • Henry (22) Morison (80)
    Morison (85)
Goal!

Live Commentary

The referee brings the game to a close.

92:04 +2.04

Kevin McDonald goes into the book for dissent. Tamika Mkandawire fouled by Kevin McDonald, the ref awards a free kick. Scott Barron takes the direct free kick.

90:57 +0.57

Shot by Danny Schofield from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

89:22

Kevin McDonald takes a shot. Save by David Forde.

88:22

Free kick awarded for a foul by Danny Shittu on Martyn Woolford. Free kick taken by Kevin McDonald.

87:44

Danny Schofield comes on in place of Jason Puncheon.

87:30

Shot by James Henry from outside the area goes high over the crossbar.

86:45

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Danny Shittu by Garry Thompson. David Forde restarts play with the free kick.

85:16

Steve Morison scores a goal from just inside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Millwall 3-0 Scunthorpe.

84:29

Chris Dagnall is adjudged to have handled the ball. David Forde restarts play with the free kick.

82:32

Shot from just outside the box by James Henry goes over the bar.

80:28

Goal scored by Steve Morison from close in to the bottom right corner of the goal. Millwall 2-0 Scunthorpe.

79:45

Sam Togwell takes a shot. Blocked by Tamika Mkandawire.

78:19

Kevin McDonald is brought on as a substitute for Josh Wright.

77:30

James Henry takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Rob Jones.

76:46

The referee cautions Rob Jones for unsporting behaviour. Foul by Rob Jones on Jason Puncheon, free kick awarded. The ball is sent over by James Henry, Alan Dunne takes a shot. Josh Wright gets a block in.

74:08

Tamika Mkandawire takes a shot. Save made by Joe Murphy.

67:38

Foul by Alan Dunne on Jonathan Forte, free kick awarded. Joe Murphy restarts play with the free kick.

66:29

Effort from just outside the area by Josh Wright goes over the target.

64:55

Effort from inside the area by Alan Dunne misses to the right of the goal.

64:18

Josh Wright concedes a free kick for a foul on Tamika Mkandawire. Direct free kick taken by Scott Barron.

63:52

The referee gives a free kick against James Henry for handball. Andrew Wright takes the direct free kick.

59:28

Freddie Sears goes off and Garry Thompson comes on. Jonathan Forte joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michael O'Connor.

59:12

The ball is crossed by Jason Puncheon, Josh McQuoid produces a header from close range which goes wide of the left-hand post.

58:43

Foul by Sam Togwell on James Henry, free kick awarded. James Henry takes the direct free kick.

56:49

Corner taken right-footed by James Henry, clearance by Rob Jones. Corner taken right-footed by James Henry, clearance made by Rob Jones.

56:25

Freddie Sears takes a shot. Nadjim Abdou gets a block in.

53:27

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Jason Puncheon, Close range header by Tamika Mkandawire misses to the right of the target.

52:15

Handball decision goes against Andrew Wright. Free kick crossed right-footed by James Henry.

50:26

Martyn Woolford concedes a free kick for a foul on Nadjim Abdou. Direct free kick taken by Scott Barron.

49:05

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Michael O'Connor.

48:09

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steve Morison by Cliff Byrne. Free kick taken by Alan Dunne.

45:01

Josh McQuoid replaces Calvin Andrew.

44:31

Shot by Freddie Sears. Blocked by Tamika Mkandawire. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Michael O'Connor, save by David Forde.

42:31

Close range header by Calvin Andrew goes over the crossbar.

40:43

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Cliff Byrne by Steve Morison. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

38:02

James Henry sends in a cross, clearance made by Rob Jones.

32:14

James Henry produces a cross, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Steve Morison goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

29:26

Steve Morison is caught offside. Free kick taken by Joe Murphy.

26:05

Free kick awarded for a foul by Calvin Andrew on Josh Wright. Michael O'Connor shoots direct from the free kick.

24:44

Headed effort from inside the area by Rob Jones misses to the left of the goal.

23:46

Jason Puncheon is penalised for handball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Michael O'Connor.

22:22

James Henry gets on the score sheet with a goal from outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Millwall 1-0 Scunthorpe.

21:18

Inswinging corner taken by Jason Puncheon from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Eddie Nolan.

17:04

Michael O'Connor challenges Danny Shittu unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by David Forde.

15:11

Effort from outside the penalty box by James Henry goes wide right of the goal.

13:53

Martyn Woolford gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Danny Shittu. David Forde restarts play with the free kick.

13:08

Steve Morison produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

12:26

Steve Morison gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cliff Byrne. Joe Murphy takes the free kick.

9:43

Alan Dunne gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Freddie Sears. Eddie Nolan takes the free kick.

9:02

Unfair challenge on Michael O'Connor by Nadjim Abdou results in a free kick. Joe Murphy takes the direct free kick.

4:24

Corner taken by Michael O'Connor from the right by-line to the near post, Steve Morison makes a clearance.

2:18

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steve Morison by Andrew Wright. David Forde takes the direct free kick.

The referee gets the match started.

The referee calls an end to the first half.

The referee gets the second half underway.

Match Preview

Trotter concern for Lions Millwall midfielder Liam Trotter is doubtful for the visit of his former club Scunthorpe. Trotter, who was in the Iron squad which beat Millwall in the 2009 League One play-off final, came off with a hamstring problem during last weekend's goalless draw at Preston. Jimmy Abdou came on in Trotter's place and would be his likely deputy to start in the centre. Striker Josh McQuoid should be added to the squad for the first time since his switch from Bournemouth late last week. Fellow frontman Kevin Lisbie (knee) and wingers Chris Hackett (hip) and Danny Schofield (thigh) will be checked over. Fit-again full-back Andy Frampton has extended his loan spell with Swindon by another month. Scunthorpe boss Ian Baraclough has been boosted after it was confirmed Martyn Woolford will return from a virus. The winger, who scored the winner against the Lions in the League One play-off final at Wembley in 2009, missed last week's home defeat to Coventry through illness. However, he has returned to training this week while Sam Togwell and Garry Thompson are also pushing for starting places after overcoming knee and groin problems respectively. Defender Rob Jones will be available for action too after needing stitches in a head injury at Derby last weekend. However, defensive trio Niall Canavan (knee), David Mirfin (foot) and Michael Raynes (thigh) all remain sidelined along with midfielder Michael Collins (shoulder).

Formation:442Manager: Kenny Jackett

Millwall

Formation: 433Manager: Ian Baraclough

Scunthorpe

  • David Forde
  • Alan Dunne
  • Paul Robinson
  • Danny Shittu
  • Scott Barron
  • James Henry
  • Tamika Mkandawire
  • Nadjim Abdou
  • Jason Puncheon
  • Steve Morison
  • Calvin Andrew
  • SUBS
  • Steve Mildenhall
  • Danny Schofield
  • Neil Harris
  • Chris Hackett
  • Tony Craig
  • Darren Ward
  • Josh McQuoid

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Match Report

Lions end Iron hoodoo James Henry and Steve Morison ended Millwall's hoodoo against Scunthorpe and moved them into the top half of the npower Championship with a 3-0 win. The Iron had got the better of the Lions in their previous five meetings, including an epic 2009 League One play-off final. But the south Londoners got their own back in style thanks to Henry's first-half cracker and two late Morison strikes to make it an unhappy 40th birthday for Scunthorpe manager Ian Baraclough. Staff at The Den worked round the clock to beat the icy conditions and ensure the match went ahead - and the Millwall players did not freeze in front of the TV cameras. They should have gone ahead in the 14th minute when Morison chased a long clearance and outpaced the Scunthorpe defence. The former Stevenage striker prodded the ball past Iron goalkeeper Joe Murphy from a tight angle, but it rolled across goal and wide of the far post. But the hosts did not have to wait long to make the breakthrough as, in the 23rd minute, Henry strode unchallenged into the visitors' half. As the defenders backed off, Henry unleashed a low drive from 25 yards which zipped past Murphy and into the corner of the net for the winger's first goal in more than a year. Scunthorpe could have hit back moments later when Rob Jones met a cross from Eddie Nolan but the defender put his header wide. But Millwall had the chances to be out of sight by half-time with Morison looping a header onto the top of the net and Calvin Andrew nodding Morison's cross over. At the start of the second half Lions chief Kenny Jackett threw on new loan signing Josh McQuoid, the young striker who hit the headlines last month with two hat-tricks in a week for Bournemouth. And McQuoid should have marked his debut with a goal on the hour mark, but he headed Jason Puncheon's cross wide from just six yards out. With the score at 1-0 Scunthorpe always had a chance to get something out of the game. But they were a huge disappointment and rarely threatened - Josh Wright's shot which flew miles over the crossbar was the sum total of their efforts after the interval. Instead, it was Millwall who went further ahead with nine minutes remaining when Morison charged into the area, jinked past Jones and toe-poked the ball past Murphy from the tightest of angles. And five minutes later Morison took his tally for the season to 10 when he lashed a half-clearance back past Murphy from the edge of the box to wrap up the win.

Form Guide

    LLDLWD
  • Millwall
  • VS
  • Scunthorpe
  • LWLLLL

Last Meetings

Top Scorers

Millwall

  • S Morison 5
  • L Trotter 3
  • S Barron 2
  • T Robinson 2
  • D Ward 1
  • K Lisbie 1
  • D Schofield 1
  • P Robinson 1
  • J Puncheon 1
  • J Marquis 1

Scunthorpe

  • M Woolford 4
  • J Forte 3
  • C Dagnall 3
  • M O'Connor 3
  • C Byrne 2
  • D Mirfin 2
  • G Thompson 1
  • R Jones 1
  • D N'Guessan 1
  • K McDonald 1

Goals

Millwall

    • Total goals 42
    • Goals per game 21
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 5 (For) 1 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 3 (For) 3 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 5 (For) 5 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 2 (For) 5 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 1 (For) 3 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Scunthorpe

    • Total goals 44
    • Goals per game 23
  • 2 (For) 6 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 4 (For) 2 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 2 (For) 4 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) 6 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 4 (For) 5 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 3 (For) 5 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

possession


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