Lions take on Tigers

01/01/19 Reverse order Timestamp format


  1. Hello and welcome to The Den where Millwall are aiming to reach the fourth round of the FA Cup.


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  2. Both sides are expected to rest players for the clash, though injuries limit Neil Harris' options with a number of players on the treatment or working their way back to fitness.

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  3. Early team news?

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  4. MILLWALL TEAM TO PLAY HULL: Archer; Romeo, Pearce, Cooper, M Wallace; J Wallace, Leonard, Tunicliffe, Skalak; Elliott, O'Brien.

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  5. Alex Pearce makes his Millwall debut.

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  6. MILLWALL SUBS: Martin, Brown, Meredith, Williams, Ferguson, White, Morison.

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  7. And here's a much-changed Hull side:

    📝 Here's your Hull City line-up to take on @MillwallFC in the Third Round of the Emirates FA Cup this afternoon… * Eight changes to the Tigers’ starting XI. * Six @HullCityAcademy products involved in today’s fixture. #hcafc | #theTigers pic.twitter.com/VT60Xvs3Y1
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  8. Millwall haven't beaten Hull in three games at home, the last two in the Championship ending in draws.

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  9. #Millwall get us underway and are straight onto the attack, but Skalak can't keep it in. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  10. 3' It falls for Jed Wallace who drills across goal, but the defender does well to clear. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  11. Alex Pearce making his debut for #Millwall and wearing #15.
  12. 5' J. Wallace's cross is cleared and #Millwall have a corner. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  13. 6' Nice work from Leonard to find Skalak, another #Millwall corner. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  14. 6' Pearce heads it onto the defender and Long saves. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  15. 8' Nice move from #Millwall but Tunnicliffe can't quite find Romeo who had burst into the box. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  16. 12' M. Wallace with a delightful ball but O'Brien just misjudges the bounce as it comes in. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  17. Pearce's leadership showing already, ordering the team about well. #Millwall
  18. 14' Long ball from M. Wallace finds O'Brien who heads to Skalak. Audacious touch from the Czech international and the defender gets across to clear. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  19. Aiden O'Brien and Tom Elliott have started very well, O'Brien involved in everything. #Millwall
  20. 18' Should be a booking for a foul on Leonard by Batty, just a free kick. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  21. 21' Header comes in at the near post and is wide. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  22. 20' M. Wallace blocks the cross and #HCAFC have a corner. (0-0) #Millwall #FACup
  23. 26' #HCAFC with a dangerous attack and Pearce makes a crucial intervention before #Millwall break, but Tunnicliffe gives it away. (0-0) #FACup
  24. 27' M. Wallace with an excellent chip to Elliott who heads to O'Brien, but the Irish international fires wide from a tough angle on his weak foot. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  25. 29' Poor ball in from J. Wallace but #Millwall have a corner. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  26. 29' #Millwall have a free kick in a good crossing position on the right, (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  27. May well be a 4-3-3 for #Millwall, with O'Brien in central midfield behind Elliott. Skalak and J. Wallace wide.
  28. 30' Pearce has his effort off the line then O'Brien forces a great save from Long. #HCAFC break and force a great save from Archer down low. (0-0) #Millwall #FACup
  29. 31' How are #Millwall not ahead? Excellent cross from M. Wallace is just out of Elliott's reach, J. Wallace fires back across and it comes off Tunnicliffe. Elliott can't convert and Long saves. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  30. Game has burst into life in the last five minutes or so. #Millwall 0-0 #HCAFC is still the score in the #FACup 3rd Round though.
  31. 37' Romeo with a great run and he plays a 1-2 with Skalak before crossing to J. Wallace. The winger takes his man on and fires the cross in low from the left, with O'Brien hitting the side netting. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  32. 39' O'Brien involved again as Romeo finds him, with the Irish international's chipped ball just running through to long as they looked for the 1-2. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  33. 40' Near post flick goes up in the air and Skalak is fouled. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  34. 42' High challenge on M. Wallace from Dicko, somehow he escapes a booking. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  35. 43' Leonard's long range effort is blocked for a #Millwall corner. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  36. 44' Corner in from Skalak... is over everyone. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  37. 44' Stewart bursts forward from midfield but his effort is over from outside the box. (0-0) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  38. HALF TIME: #Millwall 0-0 #HCAFC This #FACup 3rd Round tie hasn't been a classic, but the Lions have had lots of chances and played some good football. The game burst into life at around the 30 minute mark, and Harris' side will be disappointed to be level at half time.
  39. Aiden O'Brien excellent; Jed Wallace, Murray Wallace and Tom Elliott all very good. Alex Pearce leading well from the back on his #Millwall debut. #HCAFC #FACup
  40. 52' Goal for #HCAFC. Dicko's ball across is poked past Archer by Jon Toral. #Millwall #FACup
  41. 54' Could be 2-0. Dicko heads over at the back post from Lichaj's cross. (0-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  42. 57' Nice play from #Millwall but O'Brien can't prod home from close range. (0-0) #HCAFC #FACup
  43. 59' #Millwall under pressure now and #HCAFC have a corner. (0-1) #FACup It's dealt with.
  44. 63' Free kick from Pearce finds Elliott and it's onto J. Wallace, but his half volley is over. #Millwall sub: 20. Steve Morison on; 18. Ryan Tunnicliffe off 6. Shaun Williams on; 25. Murray Wallace off 11. Shane Ferguson on; 26. Jiri Skalak off Triple sub for the Lions.
  45. 4-3-3 for #Millwall now: Archer; Romeo, Pearce, Cooper, Ferguson; Leonard, Williams, J. Wallace; Morison, Elliott, O'Brien (0-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  46. 66' Cooper clearly being held as Pearce heads wide, nothing given, (0-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  47. 67' #Millwall free kick around 25 yards from goal, good position. (0-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  48. 68' Ferguson and J. Wallace over it... J. Wallace chips it in but Cooper is adjudged to have fouled, much to the annoyance of the #Millwall fans. (0-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  49. 70' Long's punch isn't convincing and Cooper heads wide. (0-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  50. Long using up every second he can at goal kicks. (0-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  51. Neil Harris not happy with the referee as another 50/50 decision goes the way of #HCAFC (0-1) #Millwall #FACup
  52. 74' Great chance for #Millwall to break and Wallace runs with it. His effort is deflected and fools some, but Long holds on comfortably. (0-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  53. 75' #HCAFC sub: 28. Max Sheaf on; 10. Jon Toral off. (0-1) #Millwall #FACup
  54. Toral, as you can imagine, taking his time. (0-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  55. 76' Dicko cuts inside and fires a left footed effort well over. (0-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  56. 78' #Millwall come forward again and the cross is cleared, but Williams' long range effort is then held by Long. (0-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  57. 80' Adkins fuming with the fourth official as #HCAFC make a sub: 34. Keane Lewis-Potter on; 9. Noah Dicko off. (0-1) #Millwall #FAcup
  58. 82' Short corner into Wallace, back to Ferguson who runs with it and fires into the top corner! #Millwall 1-1 #HCAFC in the #FACup
  59. What a turnaround in Ferguson's #Millwall career these past few months have been
  60. 83' #Millwall free kick on the edge of the box as Leonard is tripped from Elliott's ball. (0-1). #HCAFC #FACup
  61. SHANE FERGUSON FROM THE FREE KICK AND #MILLWALL LEAD 2-1!
  62. Two brilliant goals from Ferguson, can #Millwall hold out? (2-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  63. 86' Brilliant defending from Pearce and #Millwall have a goal kick. (2-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  64. 88' Could be 3-1! #Millwall work it well and Elliott just misjudges Morison's cross at the back post. (2-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  65. 90+' Booking for Batty for a poor challenge on Wallace. (2-1) #Millwall #HCAFC #FACup
  66. 90+' Good chance for #Millwall as Wallace brings Leonard's long pass down and finds Elliott, but he takes too long to shoot and it's blocked. (2-1) #HCAFC #FACup
  67. FULL TIME: #Millwall 2-1 #HCAFC Shane Ferguson off the bench to save the day for the Lions, who dominated the first half before falling behind in the second. Could have had a penalty at the very end too. Two brilliant goals and Harris' side are into the #FACup 4th Round.
  68. Right, what an afternoon of cup football.

    All the reaction coming up.

    Bye from here.

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