Millwall beats Cardiff City 1-0 with a goal scored by T. Bradshaw. HIGHLIGHTS

CARDIFF. Millwall overcomes Cardiff City 1-0 after T. Bradshaw scored just 1 goal (26').

Millwall beats Cardiff City 1-0 with a goal scored by T. Bradshaw. HIGHLIGHTS

CARDIFF. Millwall defeats Cardiff City 1-0 after T. Bradshaw scored just 1 goal (26′). Cardiff City lost this match even if it was superior in terms of ball possession (59%).

The match was played at the Cardiff City Stadium stadium in Cardiff on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Leigh Doughty with the assistance of Bhupinder Gill and Adam Crysell. The 4th official was Ben Speedie. The weather was mist. The temperature was quite cold at 1.6 degrees Celsius or 34.84 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 91%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 59 Ball Possession 41
Shots
  • 22 Total 15
  • 3 On Target 6
  • 19 Off Target 9
  • 0 Shots blocked 0
  • 131 Attack 97
  • 64 Dangerous attack 42
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 7 Corners 4
  • 1 Off Sides 5
Fouls
  • 13 Total 10
  • 3 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 2 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Cardiff City was in firm control of the ball 59% while Millwall was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Cardiff City was more pushing with 64 dangerous attacks and 22 shots of which 3 were on target. Still, Millwall found a way to find the solution to win this match.​

Cardiff City shot 22 times, 3 on target, 19 off target. On the opposite side, Millwall shot 15 times, 6 on target, 9 off target.

Cards

Cardiff City received 3 yellow cards (A. Rinomhota, R. Allsop and C. Kipré). Regarding the opposition, Millwall received 3 yellow cards (Tom Bradshaw, Jake Cooper and Callum Styles).

Match Timeline

20'
Tom Bradshaw- Yellow
26'
Tom Bradshaw(goal)Jake Cooper
28'
Jake Cooper- Yellow
Andy Rinomhota- Yellow
38'
Ryan Allsop- Yellow
62'
63'
Ryan Leonard- sub ->Mason Bennett
Isaak Davies- sub ->S. Ojo
69'
Joe Ralls- sub ->R. Wintle
69'
Cedric Kipre- Yellow
72'
74'
Callum Styles- Yellow
79'
Jamie Shackleton- sub ->Tom Bradshaw
79'
Andreas Voglsammer- sub ->George Honeyman
90'
Charlie Cresswell- sub ->George Saville
90'
Scott Malone- sub ->Callum Styles

Standings

After playing this contest, Cardiff City will stay with 29 points to remain in the 21st place. Talking about the opposition, Millwall will have 42 points like Norwich City, Middlesbrough and Luton Town to sit in the 8th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Championship, Cardiff City will play away against Burnley on the 6th of May with a 6-3 head to head stats in favor of Cardiff City (11 draws).

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

Cardiff City – Formation

Cardiff City
G
Ryan Allsop 1.England
7.3
62'
D
Perry Ng 38.England
7.2
D
Cedric Kipre 23.Côte d'Ivoire
6.2
72'
D
Mark McGuinness 5.Republic of Ireland
7.4
D
Callum O'Dowda 11.Republic of Ireland
6.4
M
Ryan Wintle 6.England
6.8
69'
M
Andy Rinomhota 35.England
6.2
38'
M
6.1
M
Callum Robinson 47.Republic of Ireland
7.3
M
Sheyi Ojo 10.England
6.4
69'
F
Kion Etete 9.England
7.8
Substitutes
G
Jak Alnwick 21.England
D
Curtis Nelson 16.England
D
Tom Sang 12.England
M
Romaine Sawyers 19.St. Kitts and Nevis
M
Rubin Colwill 27.Wales
M
Joe Ralls 8.England
7.4
69'
F
Isaak Davies 39.Wales
6.2
69'

Cardiff City adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Mark Hudson decided to play with the following team: Ryan Allsop (7.3), Perry Ng (7.2), Mark McGuinness (7.4), Cédric Kipré (6.2), Callum O’Dowda (6.4), Ryan Wintle (6.8), Andy Rinomhota (6.2), Jaden Philogene-Bidace (6.1), Sheyi Ojo (6.4), Callum Robinson (7.3) and Kion Etete (7.8).

The home team had on the bench: Isaak Davies (6.2), Joe Ralls (7.4), Jak Alnwick, Thomas Sang, Curtis Nelson, Romaine Sawyers and Rubin Colwill.

Substitutions

Cardiff City made 2 changes: S. Ojo for I. Davies (69′) and R. Wintle for J. Ralls (69′).

Best player: Kion Etete​

The most impressive player for Cardiff City was Kion Etete.

His rating is (7.8) with 10 passes (90% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 12 duels out of 19.

Millwall – Formation

Millwall
G
George Long 1.England
7.4
D
Shaun Hutchinson 4.England
7.5
D
Jake Cooper 5.England
7.4
28'
D
Dan McNamara 2.England
6.2
D
Callum Styles 17.England
7.1
90' 74'
M
George Saville 23.Northern Ireland
7.6
90'
M
George Honeyman 39.England
7.4
79'
M
Billy Mitchell 8.England
7.1
M
Mason Bennett 20.England
6.2
63'
M
Zian Flemming 10.Netherlands
7.2
F
Tom Bradshaw 9.Wales
7.1
79' 20' Goals26'
Substitutes
G
D
Scott Malone 11.England
90'
D
Charlie Cresswell 15.England
90'
M
Ryan Leonard 18.England
6.6
63'
M
Jamie Shackleton 16.England
6.3
79'
F
Andreas Voglsammer 21.Germany
79'

Also Millwall adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Gary Rowett played with: George Long (7.4), Danny McNamara (6.2), Shaun Hutchinson (7.5), Jake Cooper (7.4), Callum Styles (7.1), Billy Mitchell (7.1), George Saville (7.6), George Honeyman (7.4), Zian Flemming (7.2), Mason Bennett (6.2) and Tom Bradshaw (7.1).

These were the players on the bench: Ryan Leonard (6.6), Scott Malone, Andreas Voglsammer, Jamie Shackleton (6.3), Charlie Cresswell, Romain Esse and Bartosz Białkowski.

Substitutions

Millwall made 5 changes: Mason Bennett for Ryan Leonard (63′), Tom Bradshaw for Jamie Shackleton (79′), George Honeyman for Andreas Voglsammer (79′), George Saville for C. Cresswell (90′) and Callum Styles for Scott Malone (90′).

Best player: George Saville​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Millwall was George Saville even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.6) with 36 passes (77% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 12.

Results of the day

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