Norwich City prevails over Millwall 3-2. HIGHLIGHTS

LONDON. Norwich City bested Millwall.

Norwich City prevails over Millwall 3-2. HIGHLIGHTS

LONDON. Norwich City defeated Millwall.

The match was played at the The Den stadium in London on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Graham Scott assisted by Tim Wood and Bhupinder Gill. The 4th official was Craig Hicks. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold at 6.5 degrees Celsius or 43.7 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 70%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 46 Ball Possession 54
Shots
  • 21 Total 9
  • 8 On Target 5
  • 7 Off Target 1
  • 6 Shots blocked 3
  • 114 Attack 84
  • 56 Dangerous attack 33
  • 0 Ball safe​ 0
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 4 Corners 4
Fouls
  • 7 Total 11
  • 2 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

The ball possession was not so different. Millwall was in possession of the ball for 46% of the time vs. Norwich City that controlled the ball for 54% of the time.

Attitude and shots

Millwall was more aggressive with 56 dangerous attacks and 21 shots of which 8 were on target. Nonetheless, Norwich City managed to find the solution to win this contest.​

Millwall shot 21 times, 8 on target, 7 off target. Talking about the opposition, Norwich City shot 9 times, 5 on target, 1 off target.

Cards

Millwall received 2 yellow cards (Ryan Leonard and Danny McNamara). Talking about the opposition, Norwich City received 3 yellow cards (Onel Hernández, Ben Gibson and M. Aarons).

Match Timeline

Ryan Leonard- Yellow
12'
Tom Bradshaw(goal)Zian Flemming
20'
35'
Onel Hernández- Yellow
38'
Jacob Lungi Sorensen(goal)
Tom Bradshaw(own-goal)
55'
65'
Gabriel(goal)
Dan McNamara- Yellow
67'
Duncan Watmore- sub ->George Saville
68'
Andreas Voglsammer- sub ->George Honeyman
69'
80'
Ben Gibson- Yellow
Zian Flemming(goal)Andreas Voglsammer
83'
87'
M. Nuñez Espinoza- sub ->Gabriel Sara
87'
Andrew Omobamidele- sub ->Onel Hernández
88'
Max Aarons- Yellow
George Evans- sub ->Ryan Leonard
89'
Scott Malone- sub ->Murray Wallace
89'
90'
Marcus Vinícius Oliveira Alencar- sub ->Teemu Pukki
90'
Sam McCallum- sub ->M. Aarons

Standings

After playing this match, Millwall will stay with 54 points to sit in the 7th place. Regarding the opposition, Norwich City will have 55 points to hold in the 6th place.

Next matches

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

Norwich City will host Blackpool on the 6th of May with a 4-2 head to head record in favor of Norwich City (3 draws).

Millwall – Formation

Millwall
G
George Long 1.England
6.4
D
Murray Wallace 3.Scotland
6.4
89'
D
Jake Cooper 5.England
7.1
D
Dan McNamara 2.England
6.4
67'
D
Charlie Cresswell 15.England
6.4
M
Ryan Leonard 18.England
7.4
89' 12'
M
George Saville 23.Northern Ireland
6.0
68'
M
George Honeyman 39.England
6.6
69'
M
Oliver Burke 7.Scotland
6.9
69'
M
Zian Flemming 10.Netherlands
8.3
Goals83'
F
Tom Bradshaw 9.Wales
7.0
Goals20'
Substitutes
D
Shaun Hutchinson 4.England
D
Scott Malone 11.England
89'
M
George Evans 6.England
89'
F
Andreas Voglsammer 21.Germany
7.1
69'
F
Duncan Watmore 19.England
6.2
68'

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

The manager Gary Rowett decided to play with the following team: George Long (6.4), Danny McNamara (6.4), Charlie Cresswell (6.4), Jake Cooper (7.1), Murray Wallace (6.4), Ryan Leonard (7.4), George Saville (6.0), Oliver Burke (6.9), Zian Flemming (8.3), George Honeyman (6.6) and Tom Bradshaw (7.0).

The home team had on the bench: George Evans, Shaun Hutchinson, Scott Malone, Andreas Voglsammer (7.1), Duncan Watmore (6.2), Bartosz Bialkowski and Romain Esse (6.2).

Substitutions

Millwall made 4 changes: George Saville for Duncan Watmore (68′), George Honeyman for Andreas Voglsammer (69′), Murray Wallace for Scott Malone (89′) and Ryan Leonard for George Evans (89′).

Best player: Zian Flemming​

The player that probably impressed the most for Millwall was Zian Flemming.

His rating is (8.3) with 1 goal, 27 passes (66% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 13. He performed 2 crosses.

Norwich City – Formation

Norwich City
G
Angus Gunn 28.England
7.1
D
Grant Hanley 5.Scotland
7.7
D
Ben Gibson 6.England
6.9
80'
D
6.6
D
Max Aarons 2.England
6.8
90' 88'
M
Kenny McLean 23.Scotland
6.6
M
Onel Hernández 25.Germany
7.3
87' 35'
M
7.5
Goals38'
M
Gabriel 17.Brazil
8.2
87' Goals65'
M
Adam Idah 11.Republic of Ireland
6.2
F
Teemu Pukki 22.Finland
6.7
90'
Substitutes
G
Tim Krul 1.Netherlands
D
Andrew Omobamidele 4.Republic of Ireland
87'
D
Sam McCallum 15.England
90'
M
87'
M
Liam Gibbs 46.England
F
Christos Tzolis 18.Greece

Norwich City started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

David Wagner played with: Angus Gunn (7.1), Max Aarons (6.8), Grant Hanley (7.7), Ben Gibson (6.9), Dimitrios Giannoulis (6.6), Kenny McLean (6.6), Onel Hernández (7.3), Jacob Lungi Sørensen (7.5), Gabriel Sara (8.2), Adam Idah (6.2) and Teemu Pukki (6.7).

These were the players on the bench: Andrew Omobamidele, Marcelino Núñez, Christos Tzolis, Sam McCallum, Liam Gibbs, Tim Krul and Marcus Vinícius Oliveira Alencar.

Substitutions

Norwich City made 4 changes: Gabriel Sara for M. Nuñez Espinoza (87′), Onel Hernández for Andrew Omobamidele (87′), Teemu Pukki for Marcus Vinícius Oliveira Alencar (90′) and M. Aarons for Sam McCallum (90′).

Best player: Gabriel Sara​

The most impressive player for Norwich City was Gabriel Sara.

His rating is (8.2) with 1 goal, 31 passes (74% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 11. He performed 1 cross.

Results of the day

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