Millwall tops Preston North End 4-2. HIGHLIGHTS

PRESTON. Millwall tops Preston North End 4-2.

Millwall tops Preston North End 4-2. HIGHLIGHTS

PRESTON. Millwall defeats Preston North End 4-2. Preston North End lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (58%).

The match was played at the Deepdale stadium in Preston on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Oliver Langford with the assistance of Rob Merchant and James Wilson. The 4th official was Seb Stockbridge. The weather was clear. The temperature was cold at 11.9 degrees Celsius or 53.47 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 84%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 58 Ball Possession 42
Shots
  • 17 Total 5
  • 4 On Target 4
  • 13 Off Target 1
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 126 Attack 116
  • 48 Dangerous attack 37
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 2
  • 3 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 5 Total 10
  • 1 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 4 Substitutions 6

Ball possession

Preston North End had a superior ball possession 58% while Millwall was struggling with a 42% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Preston North End was putting more pressure with 48 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 4 were on target. Anyway, Millwall succeeded in find the solution to win this encounter.​

Preston North End shot 17 times, 4 on target, 13 off target. Talking about the opposition, Millwall shot 5 times, 4 on target, 1 off target.

Cards

Preston North End received 1 yellow card (L. Lindsay). On the other side, Millwall received 3 yellow cards (G. Saville, G. Long and D. McNamara).

Match Timeline

4'
Z. Flemming(goal)
L. Lindsay- Yellow
14'
16'
Z. Flemming(goal)
19'
G. Saville- Yellow
A. Hughes(goal)
20'
21'
G. Long- Yellow
C. Evans(goal)A. Hughes
28'
31'
D. McNamara- Yellow
52'
S. Malone- sub ->G. Honeyman
64'
Z. Flemming(goal)
B. Woodburn- sub ->A. Browne
67'
A. Fernandez- sub ->R. Brady
67'
73'
C. Cresswell(goal)
D. Johnson- sub ->C. Evans
77'
S. Maguire- sub ->A. Hughes
78'
84'
C. Styles- sub ->A. Voglsammer
85'
J. Shackleton- sub ->G. Saville
88'
T. Burey- sub ->Z. Flemming
88'
M. Bennett- sub ->T. Bradshaw

Standings

After playing this match, Preston North End will stay with 31 points like Millwall, Queens Park Rangers and Swansea City to hold in the 9th place. On the other side, Millwall will have 31 points like Queens Park Rangers, Swansea City and Preston North End to hold in the 6th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Championship, Preston North End will host Sunderland on the 6th of May with a 4-0 head to head stats in favor of Preston North End (2 draws).

Millwall will host Blackburn Rovers on the 6th of May with a 8-3 head to head in favor of Blackburn Rovers (6 draws).

Preston North End – Formation

Preston North End
G
F. Woodman 1.England
5.1
D
A. Hughes 16.Wales
7.6
78' Goals20'
D
L. Lindsay 6.Scotland
6.1
14'
D
J. Storey 14.England
6.5
M
R. Brady 11.Republic of Ireland
7.0
67'
M
B. Potts 44.England
6.7
M
A. Browne 8.Republic of Ireland
6.9
67'
M
R. Ledson 18.England
6.1
F
A. McCann 13.Scotland
6.8
F
C. Evans 9.Wales
7.2
77' Goals28'
F
E. Riis Jakobsen 19.Denmark
6.6
Substitutes
G
D. Cornell 25.Wales
D
?. Fernández 2.Spain
6.1
67'
D
G. Cunningham 3.Republic of Ireland
D
B. Diaby 23.Spain
M
D. Johnson 10.Jamaica
6.5
77'
M
B. Woodburn 20.Wales
6.4
67'
F
S. Maguire 24.Republic of Ireland
6.5
78'

Preston North End started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).

The manager Ryan Lowe decided to play with the following team: Freddie Woodman (5.1), Jordan Storey (6.5), Liam Lindsay (6.1), Andrew Hughes (7.6), Brad Potts (6.7), Ryan Ledson (6.1), Alan Browne (6.9), Robbie Brady (7.0), Alistair McCann (6.8), Ched Evans (7.2) and Emil Riis Jacobsen (6.6).

The home team had on the bench: Sean Maguire (6.5), Daniel Johnson (6.5), Álvaro Fernandez (6.1), Ben Woodburn (6.4), Greg Cunningham, David Cornell and Bambo Diaby.

Substitutions

Preston North End made 4 changes: A. Browne for B. Woodburn (67′), R. Brady for A. Fernandez (67′), C. Evans for D. Johnson (77′) and A. Hughes for S. Maguire (78′).

Best player: Andrew Hughes​

The most impressive player for Preston North End was Andrew Hughes.

His rating is (7.6) with 1 goal, 45 passes (73% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 5 crosses.

Millwall – Formation

Millwall
G
G. Long 1.England
6.2
21'
D
M. Wallace 3.Scotland
6.6
D
J. Cooper 5.England
6.4
D
D. McNamara 2.England
6.5
31'
D
C. Cresswell 15.England
7.6
Goals73'
M
G. Saville 23.Northern Ireland
6.5
85' 19'
M
G. Honeyman 39.England
6.3
52'
M
B. Mitchell 8.England
7.1
M
A. Voglsammer 21.Germany
6.7
84'
M
Z. Flemming 10.Netherlands
9.1
88' Goals4', 16', 64'
F
T. Bradshaw 9.Wales
6.8
88'
Substitutes
G
B. Bialkowski 33.Poland
D
S. Malone 11.England
6.5
52'
M
C. Styles 17.England
84'
M
T. Burey 14.England
88'
M
J. Shackleton 16.England
85'
M
G. Evans 6.England
F
M. Bennett 20.England
88'

Millwall started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Gary Rowett played with: George Long (6.2), Danny McNamara (6.5), Charlie Cresswell (7.6), Jake Cooper (6.4), Murray Wallace (6.6), Billy Mitchell (7.1), George Saville (6.5), Andreas Voglsammer (6.7), Zian Flemming (9.1), George Honeyman (6.3) and Tom Bradshaw (6.8).

These were the players on the bench: Callum Styles, Tyler Burey, Bartosz Białkowski, Scott Malone (6.5), Jamie Shackleton, Mason Bennett and George Evans.

Substitutions

Millwall made 5 changes: G. Honeyman for S. Malone (52′), A. Voglsammer for C. Styles (84′), G. Saville for J. Shackleton (85′), Z. Flemming for T. Burey (88′) and T. Bradshaw for M. Bennett (88′).

Best player: Zian Flemming​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Millwall was Zian Flemming.

His rating is (9.1) with 3 goals, 24 passes (75% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 8. He performed 3 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship.​